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The identify Thomas Lyon Hamer merely brings questioned seems to be whilst spoken at the present time. Even in Georgetown, Ohio, Hamers domestic and position of burial, just a handful of neighborhood historians have any wisdom of the fellow whom U. S. furnish believed may were president of the us had he now not died in advance and all at once.

I have acknowledged ahead of that Hamer was once one of many ablest males Ohio ever produced . . . i've got consistently believed that had his lifestyles been spared, he could were president of the us in the course of the time period stuffed through President Pierce . . . his partiality for me used to be such there's yet little question I must have been appointed to at least one of the employees corps of the armythe Pay division probablyand might consequently now be getting ready to retire. Neither of those speculations are unreasonable, and they're pointed out to teach how little males regulate their very own future (Grant, 53).

Yet if the guy had lived even one other yr or , he wouldn't in basic terms be in all usa heritage textbooks; that heritage may most likely be really various. The nationwide occasions within the decade best as much as the yankee Civil battle and doubtless the result of the conflict itself could were considerably altered. destiny is a fickle mistress.

Hamer used to be very famous in his day, and it truly is complicated to attempt to appreciate how somebody so influential whereas alive used to be almost forgotten, even in the neighborhood, by way of the flip of the 20th century. might be the reason is, he used to be eclipsed through one other vitally important person from Georgetown, Ohio, who did develop into president. might be this is because Hamers sons died younger and childless, leaving no direct heirs to hold his identify and repute into the future.

Hamers Mexican conflict flag, a present to him from the folk of Brown County, Ohio (photo courtesy of Ron Bulow)

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