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     James Madison Biography

    James Madison (1751 - 1836)

     
      James Madison 
    4th President of the United States (1809-1817)
    "Father of the Constitution"
     
     James Madison
     
     
    • Born: March 16, 1751, Port Conway, Virginia               
    • Nickname: "Father of the Constitution"
    • Education: College of New Jersey (now Princeton University, graduated 1771)
    • Religion: Episcopalian
    • Marriage: September 15, 1794, to Dolley Payne Todd (1768-1849)
    • Children: None
    • Career: Lawyer
    • Political Party: Democratic-Republican
    • Died: June 28, 1836, Montpelier, Orange County, Virginia
    • Buried: Montpelier, Virginia (family plot)