William M Tweed Death Cause and Date

William M's Death

Born (Birthday) Apr 3, 1823

Death Date April 12, 1878

Age of Death 55 years

Cause of Death Pneumonia

Profession Politician

The politician William M died at the age of 55. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Corrupt nineteenth-century politician who headed the Democratic Tammany Hall political machine. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1853-1855 and, a decade later, became a member of the New York State Senate.

He grew up in New York City as the son of a Scotch-Irish craftsman. He wed Mary Jane Skaden in 1844.