James Garfield

by: Devin Bautista

Before He was President

James Garfield was born on November 19, 1831 in Ohio. His parents were Eliza and Abram Garfield. He had two sisters, Hitty and Mary. Three important things about James Garfield are: he was born in a log cabin, he was ambidextrous, and he worked on a boat.

James A Garfield's wife.

During his Presidency

He was president in 1881 until he died. His wife was Lucretia. He had 7 kids; 5 boys and 2 girls. Garfield was a lawyer. He was the 20th president and died by gun shot.
James A Garfield died.