William Henry Harrison    1841 daguerreotype portrait by Moore and Ward    9th President of the United States  In office:  March 4, 1841 – April 4, 1841  Vice President: John Tyler

William Henry Harrison 1841 daguerreotype portrait by Moore and Ward 9th President of the United States In office: March 4, 1841 – April 4, 1841 Vice President: John Tyler

William Henry Harrison, born February 9, 1773, was the ninth President of the United States.  During his inauguration he caught a cold that developed into pneumonia and died on April 14, 1841.  He had been President less than a month.

William Henry Harrison, born February 9, 1773, was the ninth President of the United States. During his inauguration he caught a cold that developed into pneumonia and died on April 14, 1841. He had been President less than a month.

William Henry Harrison, ca. 1813.  Ninth President of the United States.  Painting by Rembrandt Peale (American, 1778-1860)

William Henry Harrison, ca. 1813. Ninth President of the United States. Painting by Rembrandt Peale (American, 1778-1860)

William Henry Harrison (1773 - 1841) William Henry Harrison Memorial, North Bend, Ohio

William Henry Harrison (1773 - 1841) William Henry Harrison Memorial, North Bend, Ohio

William Henry Harrison, ninth president of the United States, built this substantial brick house in 1804, while serving as governor of Indiana Territory.  He lived there until he left to take command of American forces in the old Northwest during the War of 1812.

William Henry Harrison, ninth president of the United States, built this substantial brick house in 1804, while serving as governor of Indiana Territory. He lived there until he left to take command of American forces in the old Northwest during the War of 1812.

Grouseland, home of William Henry Harrison.  William Henry Harrison, ninth president of the United States, built this substantial brick house in 1804, while serving as governor of Indiana Territory.  The mansion was completed in 1804 and reportedly dubbed Grouseland by William Henry Harrison, due to the abundance of grouse in the area.  Harrison died on his 32nd day in office of complications from pneumonia

Grouseland, home of William Henry Harrison. William Henry Harrison, ninth president of the United States, built this substantial brick house in 1804, while serving as governor of Indiana Territory. The mansion was completed in 1804 and reportedly dubbed Grouseland by William Henry Harrison, due to the abundance of grouse in the area. Harrison died on his 32nd day in office of complications from pneumonia

Grave Marker- William Henry Harrison (9th President of the U.S) (1 of 2). Harrison's funeral took place in the Wesley Chapel in Cincinnati, Ohio, on April 7, 1841. His original interment was in the public vault of the Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C. He was later buried in North Bend, Ohio. The William Henry Harrison Tomb State Memorial was erected in his honor.

Grave Marker- William Henry Harrison (9th President of the U.S) (1 of 2). Harrison's funeral took place in the Wesley Chapel in Cincinnati, Ohio, on April 7, 1841. His original interment was in the public vault of the Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C. He was later buried in North Bend, Ohio. The William Henry Harrison Tomb State Memorial was erected in his honor.

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