Martin Van Buren

December 5, 1782–July 24, 1862

Born at Kinderhook, Columbia County, New York; son of Maria Hoes Van Alen and Abraham Van Buren. Died at Kinderhook. 1 (See Document 4.15)


  1. [1] Robert Sobel and John Raimo, Biographical Directory of the Governors of the United States, 1789–1978 (Westport, CT: Meckler Books, 1978): 3:1075–1076. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed June 2016), Martin Van Buren LWJ1-D4J .