Rutherford Hayes Timeline
Born in Delaware, Ohio on October 4th
Texas War for Independence begines
Kenyon College (graduated 1842)
Harvard Law School (graduated 1845)
Married Lucy Ware Webb
Son Birchard Austin Hayes was born.
Son James Webb Cook Hayes was born.
Son Rutherford Platt Hayes was born.
Pony Express begines
The American Civil War
Son Joseph Thompson Hayes was born.
Hayes was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives.
Rutherford's son George was born.
Abraham Lincoln assassinated
United States Civil War ends
Elected governor of Ohio served three terms.
Daughter Fanny was born.
Son scott Russell Hayes was born.
Elected governor of Ohio
Son Manning Force Hayes was born.
Elected President of the United States.
Railroad Strike became so violent that Hayes called out federal troops.
Electric street lights are first used to replace gas.
Yosemite National Park created
Died on January 17th in Fremont Ohio.