James Abram Garfield, President of the USA, was born 19 November 1831 in Moreland Hills, Ohio, United States to Abram Garfield (1799-1833) and Eliza Ballou (1801-1888) and died 19 September 1881 in Elberon, New Jersey, United States of unspecified causes. He married Lucretia Rudolph (1832-1918) 11 November 1858 in Hiram, Ohio, United States. Ancestors are from the United States, the United Kingdom.

He served as the 20th President of the United States (1881), after completing nine consecutive terms in the U.S. House of Representatives (1863–81).


Offspring of James Abram Garfield and Lucretia Rudolph (1832-1918)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Eliza Arabella Garfield (1860-1863)
Harry Augustus Garfield (1863-1942) 11 October 1863 Hiram, Portage County, Ohio, United States 12 December 1942 Williamstown, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States Belle Hartford Mason (1864-1944)

James Rudolph Garfield (1865-1950) 17 October 1865 Hiram, Portage County, Ohio, United States 24 March 1950 Washington, D.C., United States Helen Hills Newell (1866-1930)

Mary Garfield (1867-1947)
Irvin McDowell Garfield (1870-1951)
Abram Garfield (1872-1958)
Edward Garfield (1874-1876)

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