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  1. William Lewis Herndon Arthur: Birth: 10 DEC 1860 in New York. Death: 7 JUL 1863 in Englewood, NJ

  2. Chester Allen Arthur: Birth: 25 JUL 1864 in New York. Death: 18 JUL 1937 in Colorado Springs, El Paso Co., CO

  3. Ellen Herndon Arthur: Birth: 21 NOV 1871 in New York. Death: 6 SEP 1915 in Mt. Kisco, Westchester Co., NY

a. Note:   ARTHUR, Chester Alan, a Vice President and 21st President of the United States; born in Fairfield, Franklin County, Vt., October 5, 1829; attended the public schools and graduated from Union College, Schenectady, N.Y., in 1848; became principal of an academy in North Pownal, Vt., in 1851; studied law; admitted to the bar in 1854 and commenced practice in New York City; took an active part in the reorganization of the State militia; during the Civil War, served as acting quartermaster general of the State in 1861; commissioned inspector general, appointed quartermaster general with the rank of brigadier general, and served until 1862; resumed the practice of law in New York City; appointed by President Ulysses Grant as collector of the port of New York 1871-1878; resumed the practice of law in New York City; elected Vice President of the United States on the Republican ticket with President James A. Garfield for the term beginning March 4, 1881; upon the death of President Garfield, became President of the United States on September 20, 1881, and served until March 3, 1885; returned to New York City where he died November 18, 1886; interment in the Rural Cemetery Albany, N.Y. --- Biographical Directory of the United States Congress is NOT responsible for the content of the GEDCOMs uploaded through the WorldConnect Program. The creator of each GEDCOM is solely responsible for its content.