Commanding General of the U.S. Army · General of the Army (United States) ... In
1859, the family moved again, to Galena, Illinois, where Grant had a job as a
clerk in his father's ... At...
By this time, he had been signing his name as “Ulysses H. Grant. ... who had
been acquainted with the Grant family, mistakenly listed Grant as “Ulysses S.
Ulysses S. Grant's family history includes his great-grandfather Noah Grant who
... Hiram Ulysses Grant, although most people called him by his middle name, ...
Though initially reluctant to have a military career, Ulysses S. Grant became one
of the ... AKA: Ulysses S. Grant: Ulysses Grant; Full Name: Ulysses Simpson
Grant ... A year after Grant was born, his family moved to Georgetown, Ohio, and
February - Ulysses S. Grant meets Julia Dent, younger sister of Fred, when she ...
move into the home Ulysses built, that they facetiously name "Hardscrabble.".
By any measure, the marriage of Ulysses and Julia was a successful one. The
two met through her brother, Frederick Dent, who was Grant's roommate at West
Ulysses Grant's father Jesse could pinch a penny as well as any man alive. ... In
1805, when his mother Rachel Kelly Grant died, young Jesse's family fell apart, ...
son earned a lieutenant's commission and took a new name -- Ulysses S. Grant.
Nov 8, 2013 ... Arthur Hastings Grant, The Grant Family: A Genealogical History of the ... and left
to his descendants an untarnished name and the example of ...
His brothers and sisters were: a. Samuel Simpson Grant (1825-1861) b. Clara
Rachel (1828-1865) c. Virginia Paine (Jennie)(1832-1881) d.
When his congressman applied for Grant's appointment to West Point, he
incorrectly wrote the name as Ulysses Simpson (his mother's family name) Grant