||Warren Harding was the President of the United States.|
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|Warren G. Harding
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Warren Gamaliel Harding was born on November 2, 1865 in Ohio.He was the first of eight children born to George Tryon Harding and his wife Phoebe Elizabeth Dickerson-Harding. He died in San Francisco, California on August 2, 1923. He married once, to Florence Mable King Kling DeWolfe on July 8, 1891 in Marion, Marion, Ohio. No children were born to this marriage.
He started as a newspaper publisher, and then became involved in politics, moving from lieutenant governor to senator and then to president in 1921. As president, he was a fiscally conservative Republican. His presidency started in a period of post-war economic depression. His economic policies brought the country into a time of prosperity. He advocated for African-American rights. He recognized the future importance of petroleum. These are among his positive legacies.
The material online is often contradictory, making the true facts about Warren Harding difficult to discern. There are many rumors, scandals and allegations of corruption in the material about the Harding Presidency.
This timeline intermingles dates and events from genealogical, biographical, and historic perspectives.
Difficulties found in finding good documentation for the Harding siblings. Wife attached to the profile who most probably could not have been his wife. Spelling of his wife Florence's maiden name in question:King or Kling?
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xxxxxxxxxxxx This is for the profile of Warren Harding's mother. on line abstract of Ohio VR: Morrow County, Ohio Vital Records, 1830-93 about Dickerson, Phoebe Name: Dickerson, Phoebe Birth Place: Morrow co., OH Birth Date: 21 Dec 1843 Father's Name: Isaac Dickerson Mother's Name: Charity Vankirk Spouse: George T. Harding Marriage Date: 7 May 1864 Marriage Location: Morrow co., OH Children: Warren, Chattie, Mary, Priscilla, Daisy, Charles Death Date: After 1880 xxxxxxxxxxx Unresolved issue spelling of Mrs. Harding's maiden name.
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