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UNITED STATES

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UNITED STATES

been appointed by the advice and consent of the Senate and are eligible under the Constitution to the presidency. Following is a list of the Presidents, Vice-Presidents, and Cabinet officers since the inauguration of the Government:

PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES
 No.  Name Qualified
  1 George Washington April 30,  1789
  George Washington March   4, 1793
  2 John Adams March  4, 1797
  3 Thomas Jefferson March  4, 1801
  Thomas Jefferson March  4, 1805
  4 James Madison March  4, 1809
  James Madison March  4, 1813
  5 James Monroe March  4, 1817
  James Monroe March  5, 1821
  6 John Quincy Adams March  4, 1825
  7 Andrew Jackson March  4, 1829
  Andrew Jackson March  4, 1833
  8 Martin Van Buren March  4, 1837
  9 William H. Harrison March  5, 1841
 10 John Tyler April  6, 1841
 11 James K. Polk March  4, 1845
 12 Zachary Taylor March  5, 1849
 13 Millard Fillmore July  9, 1850
 14 Franklin Pierce March  4, 1853
 15 James Buchanan March  4, 1857
 16 Abraham Lincoln March  4, 1861
  Abraham Lincoln March  4, 1865
 17 Andrew Johnson April 15, 1865
 18 Ulysses S. Grant March  4, 1869
  Ulysses S. Grant March  4, 1873
 19 Rutherford B. Hayes March  5, 1877
 20 James A. Garfield March  4, 1881
 21 Chester A. Arthur Sept. 20, 1881
 22 Grover Cleveland March  4, 1885
 23 Benjamin Harrison March  4, 1889
 24 Grover Cleveland March  4, 1893
 25 William McKinley March  4, 1897
  William McKinley March  4, 1901
 26 Theodore Roosevelt  Sept. 14, 1901
  Theodore Roosevelt March  4, 1905
 27 William H. Taft March  4, 1909
 28 Woodrow Wilson March  4, 1913
  Woodrow Wilson March  4, 1917
 29 Warren G. Harding March  4, 1921


VICE-PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES
 No.  Name Qualified
  1 John Adams June  3, 1789
  John Adams Dec.  3, 1793
  2 Thomas Jefferson March  4, 1797
  3 Aaron Burr March  4, 1801
  4 George Clinton March  4, 1805
  George Clinton March  4, 1809
  William H. Crawford April 10, 1812
  5 Elbridge Gerry March  4, 1813
  John Gaillard Nov. 25, 1814
  6 Daniel D. Tompkins March  4, 1817
  Daniel D. Tompkins March  5, 1821
  7 John C. Calhoun March  4, 1825
  John C. Calhoun March  4, 1829
  Hugh L. White Dec. 28, 1832
  8 Martin Van Buren March  4, 1833
  9 Richard M. Johnson March  4, 1837
 10 John Tyler March  5, 1841
  Samuel L. Southard April  6, 1841
  Willie P. Mangum May 31, 1842
 11 George M. Dallas March  4, 1845
 12 Millard Fillmore  March  5, 1849
 13 William R. King July 11, 1850
  William R. King March  4, 1853
  David R. Atchison April 18,  1853
  Jesse D. Bright Dec.  5, 1854
 14 John C. Breckenridge  March  4, 1857
 15 Hannibal Hamlin March  4, 1861
 16 Andrew Johnson March  4, 1865
  Lafayette S. Foster April 15, 1865
  Benjamin F. Wade March  2, 1867
 17 Schuyler Colfax March  4, 1869
 18 Henry Wilson March  4, 1873
  Thomas W. Ferry Nov. 22. 1875
 19 William A. Wheeler March  5, 1877
 20 Chester A. Arthur March  4, 1881
  Thomas F. Bayard Oct. 10, 1881
  David Davis Oct. 13, 1881
  George F. Edmunds March  3, 1883
 21 Thomas A. Hendricks March  4, 1885
  John Sherman Dec.  7, 1885
 22 Levi P. Morton March  4, 1889
 23 Adlai Stevenson March  4, 1893
 24 Garret A. Hobart March  4, 1897
 25 Theodore Roosevelt March  4, 1901
 26 Charles W. Fairbanks March  4, 1905
 27 James S. Sherman March  4, 1909
 28 Thomas R. Marshall March  4, 1913
  Thomas R. Marshall March  4, 1917
 29 Calvin Coolidge March 4, 1921


SECRETARIES OF STATE
Name Residence  Appointed
Thomas Jefferson Va. 1789
Edmund Randolph Va. 1794
Timothy Pickering Mass. 1795
Timothy Pickering Mass. 1797
John Marshall Va. 1800
James Madison Va. 1881
Robert Smith Md. 1809
James Monroe Va. 1811
John Quincy Adams Mass. 1817
Henry Clay Ky. 1825
Martin Van Buren N. Y. 1829
Edward Livingston La. 1831
Louis McLane Del. 1833
John Forsyth Ga. 1834
John Forsyth Ga. 1837
Daniel Webster Mass. 1841
Daniel Webster Mass. 1841
Hugh S. Legaré S. C. 1843
Abel P. Upshur Va. 1843
John C. Calhoun S. C. 1844
James Buchanan Pa. 1845
John M. Clayton Del. 1849
Daniel Webster Mass. 1850
Edward Everett Mass. 1852
William L. Marcy N. Y. 1853
Lewis Cass Mich. 1857
Jeremiah S. Black Pa. 1860
William H. Seward N. Y. 1861
William H. Seward N. Y. 1865
Elihu B. Washburne  Ill. 1869
Hamilton Fish N. Y. 1869
William M. Evarts N. Y. 1877
James G. Blaine Me. 1881
F. T. Frelinghuysen N. J. 1881
Thomas F. Bayard Del. 1885
James G. Blaine Me. 1889
John W. Foster Ind. 1892
Walter Q. Gresham Ill. 1893
Richard Olney Mass. 1895
John Sherman Ohio 1897
William R. Day Ohio 1897
John Hay Ohio 1898
Elihu Root N. Y. 1905
Robert Bacon N. Y. 1909
Philander C. Knox Pa. 1909
William J. Bryan Neb. 1913
Robert Lansing N. Y. 1915
Bainbridge Colby N. J. 1921
Charles B. Hughes N. Y. 1921


SECRETARIES OF THE TREASURY
Name Residence  Appointed
Alexander Hamilton N. Y. 1789
Oliver Walcott Conn. 1795
Oliver Walcott Conn. 1797
Samuel Dexter Mass. 1801
Samuel Dexter Mass. 1801
Albert Gallatin Pa. 1801
Albert Gallatin Pa. 1809
George W. Campbell  Tenn. 1814
Alexander J. Dallas Pa. 1814
William H. Crawford  Ga. 1816