Benjamin Harrison V (April 5, 1726 – April 24, 1791) was an American planter and revolutionary leader from Charles City County, Virginia. Harrison was a representative for Surry County, Virginia (1756-1758) and Charles City County (1766-1776) to the House of Burgesses. He was a Virginia delegate to the Continental Congress from 1774 to 1777 and, during the Second Continental Congress, was a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Benjamin Harrison V (April 5, 1726 – April 24, 1791) was an American planter and revolutionary leader from Charles City County, Virginia. Harrison was a representative for Surry County, Virginia (1756-1758) and Charles City County (1766-1776) to the House of Burgesses. He was a Virginia delegate to the Continental Congress from 1774 to 1777 and, during the Second Continental Congress, was a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Benjamin Harrison V    5th Governor of Virginia    signer of the United States Declaration of Independence

Benjamin Harrison V 5th Governor of Virginia signer of the United States Declaration of Independence

Benjamin Harrison  Twenty-Third President of the United States

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President Benjamin Harrison Home Historic Preservation | RATIO Architects

President Benjamin Harrison Home Historic Preservation | RATIO Architects

Benjamin Harrison (August 20, 1833 – March 13, 1901) born in North Bend, Ohio, & moved to Indianapolis, Indiana, at age 21, eventually becoming a prominent politician there. During the American Civil War, he served the Union as a colonel and brigadier general in the XX Corps of the Army of the Cumberland. After the war, he unsuccessfully ran for the governorship of Indiana & was elected to the U.S. Senate by the Indiana legislature, later the 23rd President of the United States (1889–1893).

Benjamin Harrison (August 20, 1833 – March 13, 1901) born in North Bend, Ohio, & moved to Indianapolis, Indiana, at age 21, eventually becoming a prominent politician there. During the American Civil War, he served the Union as a colonel and brigadier general in the XX Corps of the Army of the Cumberland. After the war, he unsuccessfully ran for the governorship of Indiana & was elected to the U.S. Senate by the Indiana legislature, later the 23rd President of the United States (1889–1893).

Ohio has been called the "Cradel of Presidents" because of the 8 U.S. Presidents who have come from the state.

Ohio has been called the "Cradel of Presidents" because of the 8 U.S. Presidents who have come from the state.

President Benjamin Harrison (b.1833-d.1901) was the grandson of 9th President William Henry Harrison. B. Harrison's term of office was sandwiched in between the two administration's of Grover Cleveland.

President Benjamin Harrison (b.1833-d.1901) was the grandson of 9th President William Henry Harrison. B. Harrison's term of office was sandwiched in between the two administration's of Grover Cleveland.

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