Definition of Martin Van Buren
1. Noun. 8th President of the United States (1782-1862).
Generic synonyms: Chief Executive, President, President Of The United States, United States President
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1. A History of the People of the United States: From the Revolution to the by John Bach McMaster (1901)
"In the ranks of those who stood up for the rights of man was Martin Van Buren, then one of the ablest lawyers and political leaders in the State. ..."
2. The Story of the White House by Esther Singleton (1907)
"CHAPTER TWELVE Martin Van Buren 1837-1841 Tastes and Character of Martin Van Buren; ... Bodisco at the White House; Martin Van Buren as a Host; ..."
3. Letters and Literary Memorials of Samuel J. Tilden by Samuel Jones Tilden (1908)
"Having been pleased with the writer's * At this convention Martin Van Buren had been nominated by the Free-soil party for President, and Charles Francis ..."
4. The National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans: With Biographical ...by James Herring, James Barton Longacre by James Herring, James Barton Longacre (1854)
"Martin Van Buren was born at Kinderhook, in the county of Columbia, and state of New York, on the fifth of December, 1782. In early boyhood, he displayed ..."
5. The Great Issue: Or, The Three Presidential Candidates; Being a Brief by Oliver Cromwell Gardiner (1848)
"Second day :—speeches—report of Platform —speeches—report of conferees, of Martin Van Buren and Charles Francis Adams, as candidates—account of meeting of ..."
6. Early Indiana Trials and Sketches: Reminiscences by Oliver Hampton Smith (1858)
"... Martin Van Buren. THE history of the distinguished subject of this sketch is so intimately connected with that of his country, that the one can not be ..."
7. The Writings of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson (1904)
"TO Martin Van Buren. MONTICELLO, June 29, 1824. DEAR SIR,—I have to thank you for Mr. Pickering-s elaborate philippic against Mr. Adams, Gerry, Smith, ..."