James A Garfield Genealogy

The Family History of James A Garfield | James Garfield Genealogy

James Abram Garfield was our second President to be assassinated and was the last of seven Presidents to be born in a log cabin. James A. Garfield was born on November 19, 1831 in Orange, Ohio.

His parents were Abram Garfield and Eliza Ballou. James A. Garfield was descended from John Billingham, a Mayflower passenger. He also shares a common descent from John Warren with presidents George Herbert Walker Bush and George W. Bush.

Courtesy of the The Dowling Family Tree

Married 11 November 1853, Hiram, Portage Co., OH, to Lucretia RudolphFirst Lady , born 19 April 1832 – Garrettsville, Portage Co., OH, Deceased 14 March 1918 – Pasadena, Los Angeles Co., CA age at death: 85 years old (Parents : MZebulon Rudolph &  F Arabella Greene Mason) with