James Madison Biography: The Life and Death of the 4th President of the United States

James Madison Biography The Life and Death of the th President of the United States At his inauguration James Madison a small wizened man appeared old and worn Washington Irving described him as but a withered little apple John But whatever his deficiencies in charm Madison s bu

At his inauguration, James Madison, a small, wizened man, appeared old and worn Washington Irving described him as but a withered little apple John But whatever his deficiencies in charm, Madison s buxom wife Dolley compensated for them with her warmth and gaiety She was the toast of Washington.Born in 1751, Madison was brought up in Orange County, Virginia, and attenAt his inauguration, James Madison, a small, wizened man, appeared old and worn Washington Irving described him as but a withered little apple John But whatever his deficiencies in charm, Madison s buxom wife Dolley compensated for them with her warmth and gaiety She was the toast of Washington.Born in 1751, Madison was brought up in Orange County, Virginia, and attended Princeton then called the College of New Jersey A student of history and government, well read in law, he participated in the framing of the Virginia Constitution in 1776, served in the Continental Congress, and was a leader in the Virginia Assembly.When delegates to the Constitutional Convention assembled at Philadelphia, the 36 year old Madison took frequent and emphatic part in the debates.Madison made a major contribution to the ratification of the Constitution by writing, with Alexander Hamilton and John Jay, the Federalist essays In later years, when he was referred to as the Father of the Constitution, Madison protested that the document was not the off spring of a single brain, but the work of many heads and many hands In Congress, he helped frame the Bill of Rights and enact the first revenue legislation Out of his leadership in opposition to Hamilton s financial proposals, which he felt would unduly bestow wealth and power upon northern financiers, came the development of the Republican, or Jeffersonian, Party.As President Jeffers

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