William Howard Taft (September 15 1857March 8 1930) was the twenty-seventh President of the United States and later the tenth Chief Justice of the United States. He is the only person to have served in both offices.


William Howard Taft, President of the United States, was born 15 September 1857 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States to Alphonso Taft (1810-1891) and Louisa Maria Torrey (1827-1907) and died 8 March 1930 in Washington, D.C., United States of unspecified causes. He married Helen Louise Herron (1861-1943) 1886 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. Ancestors are from the United States.


Offspring of William Taft and Helen Louise Herron (1861-1943)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Robert Alphonso Taft (1889-1953)
Helen Herron Taft (1891-1987)
Charles Phelps Taft (1897-1983)

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