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Sunday, January 31, 2016

The 5th President of the United States..........

My family descended from Scotland and I was born in Virginia.  

I was the last presidential Founding Father of the U.S. and I also served as a scout in the Continental Army.  

The first economic depression in the United States began while I was president and I was in office for 8 years.  

I died on July 4, 1831.  

Who am I?

James Monroe
5th President of the United States
In Office
March 4, 1817 - March 4, 1825
Vice President - Daniel Tompkins

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Father of the Constitution ~ I am the 4th President of the USA

I was born in Virginia and only grew to be 5 feet and 4 inches tall, making me the shortest president in history.  

During my time as president, the White House was set on fire and I had to live in the Octagon House.  

The last words I ever said were “I always talk better lying down.”

James Madison
4th President of the United States
In Office
March 4, 1809 - March 4, 1817
Vice President - George Clinton (1805-1809)
None (1812-1813)
Elbridge Gerry (1813-1814)
None (1814-1817)

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Father of the Declaration Independence~ And the 3rd President was.......................

I am one of the founding Fathers of the United States and am known as the main author of the Declaration of Independence.  

I founded the University of Virginia and my head is carved into Mount Rushmore.   

I had pet mockingbirds and love vanilla ice cream.  

I died on the same day as John Adams.  
(July 4, 1826)

Who am I?

Thomas Jefferson
3rd President of the United States
In Office
March 4, 1801 - March 4, 1809
Vice President - Aaron Burr (1801-1805)
George Clinton (1805-1809)

Sunday, January 10, 2016

The Presidents ~ Who was the Second?

Before I became president, I had a career as a lawyer.  

I continued on to be the head of the Senate and to sit on ninety different committees during the Continental Congress.  

I refused to have any slaves, even when everyone around me owned slaves.  

I also was the first president to ever live in the White House.  

I died on the 50th Anniversary of the Signing of the Declaration of Independence, July 4th, 1826.  

Who am I?

John Adams
2nd President of the United States
In Office
March 4, 1797 - March 4, 1801
Vice President - Thomas Jefferson

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Introducing "The Presidents" ~ Who was the First?

I was unanimously elected as president and have been the only president ever unanimously elected.  

I also never accepted a salary for being President.  

I was a surveyor, talented horseman, and loved to write letters.  

I commanded the Continental Army, and I became the first President of the United States when I was 57 years old.  

My face is one of four carved into Mount Rushmore.  

Who am I?

George Washington
1st President of the United States
In Office
April 30, 1789 - March 4, 1797
Vice President - John Adams