James Roosevelt, Sr.
American businessman
James Roosevelt, Sr.
James Roosevelt, Sr. was a businessman and father of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the 32nd President of the United States. He was born in Hyde Park, New York to Isaac Roosevelt (1790–1863) and his wife Mary Rebecca Aspinwall (1809–1886). Roosevelt's father Isaac Roosevelt was a fourth-generation descendant of Nicholas Roosevelt (1658–1742), who was also a sixth-generation ancestor of Theodore Roosevelt.
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Conjunción planetaria - eldia.es
Google News - over 5 years
Y decía el Sr. Roosevelt entonces algo que podría ser aplicable en nuestro tiempo al Sr. Zapatero: "Solo un optimista insensato podría negar las sombrías realidades del momento". Al exponer sus líneas maestras para reconducir aquella situación,
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2011 All-district softball - San Antonio Express
Google News - over 5 years
Madison: Ashleigh Pachecano, P, jr.; Olivia Garcia, CF, sr. Roosevelt: Jacleen Castro, SS, sr.; Sharlene Castro, 2B, jr. Reagan: Candler Cowan, SS, sr. Second team: Johnson: Tori Winton, 3B, sr.; Casey Simmons, LF, sr.; Linda Verduzco, SS, sr
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Oregon All-League Basketball Teams - MaxPreps
Google News - almost 6 years
Riley Charlish, sr, Roosevelt; Bryan Archie, jr, Roosevelt; Raymond Jenkins, sr, Marshall; Joe Morales, jr, Roosevelt; Quang Le, sr, Marshall, Brandon Gomes, sr, Crook County. Jarmarvin Coleman, sr, Marshall; Jamarri Gable, soph, Roosevelt;
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2011 Girls basketball all-district teams - San Antonio Express
Google News - almost 6 years
First team: Reagan: Moriah Mack, soph.; Sabrina Berry, jr.; Marissa Rodriguez, sr. Roosevelt: Niaga Mitchell-Cole, jr.; Markia Thomas, sr. Churchill: Jordan Holub, jr.; Leslie Vorpahl, soph.; Carly Truesdale, soph. MacArthur: Alexxis Isaac, sr
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    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 1900
    Age 71
    Died on December 8, 1900.
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  • FIFTIES
  • 1880
    Age 51
    Four years later, at a party celebrating graduation of his cousin Theodore Roosevelt from Harvard University, he met Sara Delano; they were married on October 7, 1880 and became parents of Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
    More Details Hide Details James was reportedly a good father to Franklin; however, his recurring heart problems eventually turned him into an invalid. Franklin reacted by becoming fiercely protective of his father. Roosevelt's business interests were primarily in coal and transportation. He was vice president of the Delaware and Hudson Railway, and president of the Southern Railway Security Company. Roosevelt died twenty years after he married Sara. His estate went to his sons. Notes
  • TWENTIES
  • 1853
    Age 24
    In 1853, he married his first-cousin-once-removed Rebecca Howland (b.1831).
    More Details Hide Details A year later, they had a son, James "Rosey" Roosevelt. Howland died in 1876, leaving James Sr. a widower.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1847
    Age 18
    James Roosevelt graduated from Union College (NY) in 1847.
    More Details Hide Details He was an eligible bachelor: tall, slender and wealthy, with considerable society connections.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1828
    Born
    Born on July 16, 1828.
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