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|MARRIED||Margaret Taylor, 1725|
|COL. Ezekial Polk|
|MARRIED||Mary Winslow Wilson|
|DIED||10 OCT 1794 North Carolina|
|BORN||5 JUL 1772 Tryon North Carolina|
|MARRIED||Jane Gracey Knox 25DEC1794|
|DIED||3 NOV 1827 Columbia Tennessee|
|James Knox Polk|
|BORN||02NOV1795, Mecklenburg Co., NC||James Knox Polk was the eldest of 10 Children born to Samuel and Jane Knox Polk. As president, he successfully realized the popular American belief in "manifest destiny". That is, that all of the land westward to the pacific Ocean was naturally ours.|
|MARRIED||Sarah Childress, 01JAN1824|
|11TH President of U.S.||1845 - 1848|
|DIED||15JUN1849, Nashville, TN|
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