February 27, 2015 •
How Many Presidents Claim Your State as Home?
The states in which our presidents are historically attached aren’t necessarily the states where they were born. However, for this post, I wanted to review which states have produced a President of the United States by their home as an adult and where they ran for office.
In researching this subject, I found that some presidents are claimed by more than one state. Total number of states that can claim an elected president? Eighteen. FYI: All U.S. Presidents were born in America.
All information was found on History.com, Whitehouse.gov, Wikipedia.org, and Answers.com.
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