Our great-grandparents9 Abrahm Isaackszen Ver Plank (1606-1691) and Maria Vigne (1613-1689) were also the great-grandparents6 of Theodore Roosevelt. "With the assassination of President McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt, not quite 43, became the youngest President in the Nation's history. He brought new excitement and power to the Presidency, as he vigorously led Congress and the American public toward progressive reforms and a strong foreign policy."
· Name: Theodore ROOSEVELT
· Birth: 27 OCT 1858, New York City, NY
· Death: 6 JAN 1919, Oyster Bay, Suffolk, Long Island, NY
· President: BET 14 SEP 1901 AND 4 MAR 1909
· Burial: Young's Memorial Cemetery, Oyster Bay, NY