Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1782-12-05
Death 1862-07-24
Americans
Spanish; Castilian, English, French, Dutch; Flemish

Biographical notes:

Martin Van Buren (b. Kinderhook, New York, December 5, 1782-d. July 24, 1862, Kinderhook, New York), studied law, was admitted to bar, New York, 1803; moved to Huson surrogate of Columbia Co.; member of State Senate, 1813-1820; attorney general of New York, 1815-1819; delegate to state constitutional convention, 1821; U.S. Senate Democrat, March 4, 1821-1828; Governor of New York, 1828-1829; U.s. Secretary of State, March 12, 1829 - August 1, 1831; Vice President, 1832; President, 1836-1840.

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Subjects:

  • Law
  • Governor--Correspondence
  • Vice presidents
  • Ex-presidents--Correspondence
  • Slavery
  • Learned institutions and societies--History--19th century
  • Slavery--United States
  • Broadsides
  • Courts
  • Land grants--Mississippi
  • Dwellings
  • Horseshoe Bend, Battle of, Ala., 1814
  • Politics, government and public administration
  • Shipping passes
  • Indians of North America--Government relations
  • Presidents--Autographs
  • Newspapers
  • Judges
  • guardian and ward
  • Tariff
  • Signature (Writing)
  • Political Campaigns
  • Politicians--19th century--Correspondence
  • Manuscripts, American
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Campaign funds
  • presidents
  • Land grants--History--19th century
  • Cabinet officers
  • Dwellings--New York (State)--Kinderhook
  • Banks and banking
  • Thames, Battle of the, Ont., 1813
  • Presidents--Correspondence
  • Presidents--United States
  • Tariff--United States
  • Public lands
  • Supreme Court
  • Elections--History--19th century
  • Elections
  • Law--Cases

Occupations:

  • Presidents--United States
  • Senators, U.S. Congress--New York (State)
  • Diplomats
  • Politicians--United States
  • Cabinet officers
  • Presidents
  • Politicians
  • Vice Presidents--United States

Places:

  • Kinderhook, NY, US
  • Texas, TX, US
  • United States, 00, US
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 00, GB
  • Washington, D. C., DC, US
  • New York (State), NY, US
  • Canada, 00, CA