Sunday, November 18, 2012

Vice Presidents of the United States Living at the Outbreak of the Civil War

Martin Van Buren, died July 24, 1862.
John Tyler, died 18 January 1862.
George M. Dallas, died December 31, 1864.
Millard Fillmore, died March 8, 1874.
John C. Breckinridge, died May 17, 1875.
Hannibal Hamlin, died July 4, 1891.

Note:  Andrew Johnson, Lincoln’s 2nd Vice President and later the 17th President of the United States, did not assume the office of Vice President until March 4, 1865.

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