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Aaron Burr
3rd Vice President of the United States
In office
March 4, 1801 â€“ March 4, 1805
President Thomas Jefferson
Preceded by Thomas Jefferson
Succeeded by George Clinton
United States Senator
from New York
In office
March 4, 1791 â€“ March 4, 1797
Preceded by Philip Schuyler
Succeeded by Philip Schuyler
3rd Attorney General of New York
In office
September 29, 1789 â€“ November 8, 1791
Governor George Clinton
Preceded by Richard Varick
Succeeded by Morgan Lewis
Personal details
Born (1756-02-06)February 6, 1756
Newark, New Jersey, British America
Died September 14, 1836(1836-09-14) (aged 80)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Resting place Princeton Cemetery
Political party Democratic-Republican
Spouse(s) Theodosia Bartow Prevost
(m. 1782; her death 1794)

Eliza Jumel
(m. 1833; his death 1836)
Children Theodosia Burr Alston
Parents Aaron Burr Sr.
Esther Edwards
Alma mater Princeton University
Military service
Allegiance  United States
Service/branch Continental Army
Years of service 1775–1779
Rank Lieutenant Colonel
Battles/wars American Revolutionary War

The rule of my life is to make business a pleasure, and pleasure my business.
Aaron Burr
Never do today what you can do tomorrow. Something may occur to make you regret your premature action.
Aaron Burr
Go West, young man.