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Raymond Thomas Baker (1877 - 1935)

10/7/2008 3/25/2014

en.wikipedia.... ; Henry William de Saussure (August 16, 1763 – March 26, 1839) was an American lawyer, state legislator and jurist from South Carolina who became a political leader as a membe...

6/21/2007 3/8/2014

Robert J. Grant (1862 - 1950)

Robert J. Grant (1862 – November 24, 1950) was Director of the United States Mint from 1923 to 1933. Grant was born in Nova Scotia. Before becoming Director of the U.S. Mint, Grant was the S...

2/22/2014 2/22/2014

Eva Bertrand Adams (1908 - 1991)

Eva Bertrand Adams (1908–1991) was the Director of the United States Mint from 1961 to 1969. Biography Eva Adams was born in Wonder, Nevada on September 10, 1908, the daughter of Verner La...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

William H. Brett (1893 - 1989)

William Howard Brett (December 31, 1893 – April 10, 1989) was Director of the United States Mint from 1954 to 1961. Biography William H. Brett, the son of William Howard Brett, was a nativ...

10/5/2007 2/21/2014

Frank Edgar Scobey (1866 - 1931)

Frank Edgar "Ed" Scobey (1866–1931) was Director of the United States Mint from 1922 to 1923. Biography Frank Edgar Scobey was born in Miami County, Ohio on February 27, 1866, the son of W...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

Friedrich Johannes Hugo "F. H." von Engelken (1881–1930) was Director of the United States Mint from 1916 to 1917. Biography F. H. von Engelken was born in Denmark in 1881. He later moved ...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

Robert W. Woolley (1871 - 1958)

Robert Wickliffe Woolley (April 29, 1871 – December 15, 1958) an American Democratic politician from Washington D.C., and member of the Interstate Commerce Commission in 1920, was an early cri...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

Frank A. Leach (1846 - 1929)

Frank Aleamon Leach (August 19, 1846 – June 19, 1929) was a United States newspaperman who was Director of the United States Mint from 1906 to 1909. In the aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco ...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

George E. Roberts (1857 - 1948)

George Evan Roberts (August 19, 1857 – June 6, 1948) was Director of the United States Mint from 1898 to 1907, and again from 1910 to 1914. Biography George E. Roberts was born in Colesvil...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

Edward O. Leech (1850 - 1890)

Edward Owen Leech (1850–1900) was Director of the United States Mint from 1889 to 1893. Biography Edward O. Leech was born on December 9, 1850, in Washington, D.C. where his father, Daniel...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

James P. Kimball (1836 - 1913)

James Putnam Kimball (1836–1913) was a United States geologist who was Director of the United States Mint from 1885 to 1889. Biography James P. Kimball was born in Salem, Massachusetts on ...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

Horatio C. Burchard (1825 - 1908)

Horatio Chapin Burchard (September 22, 1825 – May 14, 1908) was a U.S. Representative from Illinois, 13th Director of the United States Mint, and father of the Consumer Price Index (CPI). Bo...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

Henry Richard Linderman (1825 - 1879)

Henry Richard Linderman (December 26, 1825 Lehman, Pennsylvania – January 27, 1879 Washington, D.C.) was an American financier. Biography Medical practice Linderman was born at Lehman, P...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

William Millward (1822 - 1871)

William Millward (June 30, 1822—November 28, 1871) was an Opposition Party and Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania Biography Millward was born...

2/21/2014 2/21/2014

James Ross Snowden (1809 - 1878)

James Ross Snowden (9 December 1809, Old Chester, Pennsylvania – 21 March 1878, Hulmeville, Pennsylvania) was treasurer of the United States Mint from 1847 to 1850, and director of the Mint fr...

8/7/2013 2/21/2014

Thomas M. Pettit (1797 - 1853)

Thomas McKean Pettit (1797–1853) was a United States lawyer, politician, and judge who was briefly Director of the United States Mint in 1853 before his death in office. Biography Th...

10/26/2012 2/21/2014

Dr. Samuel Moore (1774 - 1861)

) Samuel Moore (February 8, 1774 – February 18, 1861) was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Samuel Moore was born in Deerfield, New Jersey (now Deerfield Str...

10/26/2012 2/21/2014

Robert M. Patterson (1787 - 1854)

Robert Maskell Patterson (March 23, 1787 – September 5, 1854) was a professor of mathematics, chemistry and natural philosophy at the University of Pennsylvania (1812–1828) and professo...

11/30/2013 2/21/2014

Robert Patterson (1743 - 1824)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for DELAWARE - NEW JERSEY with the rank of STAFF OFFICER. DAR Ancestor # A086447 Dr. Patterson was born in Ireland May 30, 1743; emigrated to America in 1768; was...

5/22/2009 2/21/2014

Nellie Tayloe Ross (November 29, 1876 – December 19, 1977) was an American politician, the 14th Governor of Wyoming from 1925 to 1927, and director of the United States Mint from 1933–1...

5/29/2013 2/21/2014

DAR #A096491 David Rittenhouse (April 8, 1732 – June 26, 1796) was a renowned American astronomer, inventor, clockmaker, mathematician, surveyor, scientific instrument craftsman and public o...

10/5/2007 2/21/2014

James Pollock, Governor (1810 - 1890)

James Pollock (September 11, 1810 – April 19, 1890) was the 13th Governor of the State of Pennsylvania from 1855 to 1858. Political career James Pollock graduated from the College of...

4/10/2013 2/21/2014

Abram Piatt Andrew, Jr. (1873 - 1936)

Abram Piatt Andrew Jr. (February 12, 1873 – June 3, 1936) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. Biography Born in La Porte, Indiana, he attended the public schools and...

10/2/2012 2/21/2014

Mary Brooks (1907 - 2002)

Mary Elizabeth Thomas Peavey Brooks (November 1, 1907 - February 11, 2002) directed the United States Mint from September 1969 to February 1977. Brooks was appointed by President Richard M. Nixon...

4/26/2012 2/21/2014

Calvin Coolidge, 30th President of the USA MP (1872 - 1933)

"Calvin"

Calvin Coolidge At 2:30 on the morning of August 3, 1923, while visiting in Vermont, Calvin Coolidge received word that he was President. By the light of a kerosene lamp, his father, who was a notary...

2/14/2007 2/20/2014

Herbert C. Hoover, 31st President of the USA MP (1874 - 1964)

"Herbert /HOOVER/", "/Bert/"

Herbert was the 31st President of the United States. Son of a Quaker blacksmith, Herbert Clark Hoover brought to the Presidency an unparalleled reputation for public service as an engineer, adminis...

2/13/2007 2/20/2014

Sacajawea "Bird Woman" MP (1787 - 1884)

" The wife of [Charbonneau] our interpreter we find reconciles all the Indians, as to our friendly intentions--a woman with a party of men is a token of peace. " ---William Clark Find A Grave Memoria...

3/2/2008 2/20/2014

Caesar Rodney (October 7, 1728 – June 26, 1784)[2] was an American lawyer and politician from St. Jones Neck in Dover Hundred, Kent County, Delaware, east of Dover. He was an officer of the Dela...

10/18/2010 2/20/2014

King Kamehameha "The Great" MP (1756 - 1819)

Kamehameha I (ca. 1758 – May 8, 1819), also known as Kamehameha the Great, conquered the Hawaiian Islands and formally established the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi in 1810. By developing alliances ...

5/24/2008 2/20/2014

They called Jean-Baptiste "Pompey" which meant "Little Chief". Pompey was sent to Europe to be educated as he had been promised by Captain Clark. It is said he fathered a child in Europe but the child ...

4/9/2009 2/20/2014

Susan B. Anthony MP (1820 - 1906)

Biographical Summary #1: "...Susan B. Anthony (February 15, 1820 - March 13, 1906) was born in Adams, Massachusetts. "...Quaker, teacher, temperance and abolition organizer, outstanding women's rig...

7/2/2007 2/20/2014

Capt. William Clark MP (1770 - 1838)

"Corps of Discovery Co Leader"

from Oregon Pioneers - Lewis and Clark Expedition At this camp [Baker's Bay on the north shore, just inside Cape Disappointment, Washington] Lewis and Clark and several of the men carved their name...

10/11/2007 2/20/2014

Elias Boudinot (May 2, 1740 – October 24, 1821) was a lawyer and statesman from Elizabeth, New Jersey who was a delegate to the Continental Congress and a U.S. Congressman for New Jersey. He als...

9/6/2008 2/20/2014

John Muir MP (1838 - 1914)

John Muir From John Muir was one of the most influential environmentalists in America, if not the world. His writings and activism inspired a generation of conservationists -- from presidents to Bo...

4/20/2012 2/20/2014

York MP (1770 - c.1822)

"part of Corps of Discovery Team", "First Black American Explorer", "Great Medicine"

York A very important figure in respect to the discovery of the American West , and a key Team Member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. History records this man as a "Jack of all trades" York`s ab...

1/1/2013 2/19/2014

Duke Elllington MP (1899 - 1974)

"Duke Ellington", "the Duke"

Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) was an American composer, pianist, and big-band leader. Ellington wrote over 1,000 compositions. In the opinion of Bob Blumenthal ...

4/1/2012 2/19/2014

Helen Keller was the first deaf and blind person to graduate from college. The story of how Keller's teacher, Annie Sullivan, broke through the isolation imposed by a near complete lack of language...

9/15/2008 2/19/2014

Orville Loren Wright MP (1871 - 1948)

The Wright brothers, Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912), were two Americans who are generally credited with inventing and building t...

5/23/2007 2/19/2014

Wilbur Wright MP (1867 - 1912)

The Wright brothers -- Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912) -- were two Americans who are generally credited with inventing and building...

5/23/2007 2/19/2014

Cause of Death Investigation: Edward Hand (31 December 1744 – 3 September 1802) was an Irish-born soldier, physician, and politician who served in the Continental Army during the American Re...

1/6/2013 2/19/2014

American explorer, best known as the leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. After crossing the Rocky Mountains, the expedition reached the Pacific Ocean in the area of present-day Oregon (which lay ...

3/17/2007 2/19/2014

President Franklin D. Roosevelt MP (1882 - 1945)

"FDR"

Roosevelt Genealogy: SOURCE: Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945; pronounced /ˈroʊzəvɛlt/ ROE-z...

7/8/2007 2/19/2014

Martin Van Buren, 8th President of the USA MP (1782 - 1862)

"President /Van Buren/"

Fue el octavo Presidente de los Estados Unidos The eighth President of the United States from 1837 to 1841. Before his presidency, he served as the eighth Vice President (1833-1837) and the 10th Se...

7/1/2007 2/19/2014

17th President of the United States of America After the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, Vice-President Andrew Johnson assumed the Presidency. Johnson was the first president to be impeached, but w...

6/27/2007 2/19/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: William McKinley (January 29, 1843 – September 14, 1901) was the 25th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1897, until his assassination in Sep...

6/29/2007 2/19/2014

Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt, 26th President of the USA MP (1858 - 1919)

"Teddy", "Teddy Bear", "Theodore /Roosevelt /", "Pres Theodore /Roosevelt/"

Theodore Roosevelt became the first American President to take seriously the concept of the preservation of nature. As President from 1901 to 1909, he designated 150 National Forests, the first 51 Fede...

3/25/2007 2/19/2014

John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the USA MP 100 (1917 - 1963)

"JFK", "35th U.S. President"

John F. Kennedy was the 35th President of the United States. He was the second-youngest President and was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in Dallas Texas. John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (May 29, 19...

6/2/2007 2/19/2014

Neil Armstrong MP (1930 - 2012)

Neil Alden Armstrong (born August 5, 1930) is an American former astronaut , test pilot, aerospace engineer, university professor, United States Naval Aviator, and the first person to set foot upon the...

5/30/2008 2/19/2014

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Pennsylvania. DAR Ancestor #: A041702 Of all the accomplishment of Ben Franklin you must take into account, his opening remark in his autobiography: "I Benj...

8/18/2007 2/19/2014

Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th President of the USA MP (1890 - 1969)

"/Ike/", "Ike", "Dwight David /Eisenhower/", "Maj Dwight D /Eisenhower/", "Dwight /Eisenhower/", ""Ike"", ""Ike" 34th President of the US"

Bringing to the Presidency his prestige as commanding general of the victorious forces in Europe during World War II, Dwight D. Eisenhower obtained a truce in Korea and worked incessantly during his tw...

1/17/2007 2/19/2014

21st United States President. He was born in Fairfield, Vermont the fifth of eight children to a abolitionist Baptist minister. He was tutored at home until age nine then enrolled at a primary school...

8/1/2008 2/19/2014

William H. Taft, 27th President of the USA MP (1857 - 1930)

"President Taft", "Chief Justice Taft"

"Presidents come and go, but the Supreme Court goes on forever." -- William Howard Taft He considered his time as Chief Justice to be the highest point of his career; allegedly, he once remarked "I d...

3/13/2007 2/19/2014

Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924)[1] was the twenty-eighth President of the United States. A leading intellectual of the Progressive Era, he served as President of Pri...

5/25/2007 2/19/2014

Warren G. Harding was the 29th President of the United States. Before his nomination, Warren G. Harding declared, "America's present need is not heroics, but healing; not nostrums, but normalcy; no...

9/8/2007 2/19/2014

Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President of the United States MP (1822 - 1885)

"Ulysses S. Grant", "Ulysses Simpson Grant", "President /Grant/", "Sam"

Ulysses S. Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant; April 27, 1822 – July 23, 1885) was the 18th President of the United States (1869–1877) as well as military commander during the Civil War and ...

4/1/2009 2/19/2014

Born: 18 March 1837 Birthplace: Caldwell, New Jersey Died: 24 June 1908 (heart failure) Best Known As: The 22nd and 24th president of the United States Grover Cleveland is the only U.S. president e...

6/5/2007 2/19/2014

Benjamin Harrison, 23rd President of the USA MP (1833 - 1901)

"23rd President of the United States"

Benjamin Harrison (August 20, 1833 – March 13, 1901) was the 23rd President of the United States, serving one term from 1889 to 1893. Harrison was born in North Bend, Ohio, and at age 21 moved t...

5/21/2007 2/19/2014

American politician, lawyer, military leader and the 19th President of the United States (1877–1881). Hayes was elected President by one electoral vote after the highly disputed election of 1876...

3/1/2007 2/19/2014

James A. Garfield was John Hibbard's 3rd Cousin As the last of the log cabin Presidents, James A. Garfield attacked political corruption and won back for the Presidency a measure of prestige it had l...

5/28/2007 2/19/2014

Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the USA MP 100 (1809 - 1865)

"President", "16th President; Honest Abe", "Abe"

For more information and photos of his burial place, click on : Abraham Lincoln Overview Abraham Lincoln, U.S. President Born: 12 February 1809 Birthplace: Near Hodgenville, Kentucky Died: ...

2/25/2007 2/19/2014

John TYLER (10th President of the USA) was born on 29 Mar 1790 in Greenway, Charles City County, Virginia. He served as as President of the United States from 1841 to 1845. He died on 17 Jan 1862 in Ri...

5/27/2007 2/19/2014

Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the USA MP (1767 - 1845)

"PRESIDENT JACKSON"

1. ANDREW JACKSON, JR., b. 15 Mar. 1767, Waxhaws, South Carolina—d. 8 Jun. 1845, Nashville, Davidson Co. Tennessee; m. Aug. 1791, Natchez, Mississippi (re-m. 17 Jan. 1794, Nashville), to Rachel ...

7/1/2007 2/19/2014

James Knox Polk (pronounced /ˈpoʊk/ POKE; November 2, 1795 – June 15, 1849) was the 11th President of the United States (1845–1849). Polk was born in Mecklenburg County, N...

4/29/2008 2/19/2014

George Washington, 1st President of the USA MP 100 (1732 - 1799)

"The Father of Our Country"

George Washington was born on February 22, 1732, in Westmoreland County, Virginia. Washington served as a general and commander-in-chief of the colonial armies during the American Revolution, and later...

4/3/2007 2/19/2014

Hon. John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the USA MP (1767 - 1848)

"Old Man Eloquent", "President John Quincy Adams", "6th President of the United States"

John Quincy Adams was the Sixth President 1825-1829 • Son of John Adams 2nd President Born: July 11, 1767 in Braintree, Massachusetts. Died: February 23, 1848, after collapsi...

3/5/2007 2/19/2014

James Madison, 4th President of the United States MP (1751 - 1836)

"Author of the Bill of Rights", "Father of the Constitution", "U.S. President James Madison"

James Madison, Jr. (March 16, 1751 (O.S. March 5) – June 28, 1836) was an American statesman and political theorist. He was the fourth President of the United States (1809–1817) and is ha...

6/8/2007 2/19/2014

William Henry Harrison, 9th President of the United States MP 100 (1773 - 1841)

"Old Tippecanoe", "9th President of the United States"

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... William Henry Harrison (February 9, 1773 – April 4, 1841) was the ninth President of the United States (1841), an American military officer and politician,...

5/21/2007 2/19/2014

Zachary S. Taylor, 12th President of the USA MP (1784 - 1850)

"Old Rough and Ready", "Little Zack", ""Old Rough and Ready"", "U. S. President Zachary Taylor"

Zachary Taylor (November 24, 1784 – July 9, 1850) was an American military leader and the 12th President of the United States. Known as "Old Rough and Ready," Taylor had a 40-year military c...

6/7/2007 2/19/2014

Millard Fillmore, 13th President of the USA MP (1800 - 1874)

"President /Fillmore/"

13th United States President. He was born in upstate New York in Cayuga County the second of eight children to such an impoverished family that they could not even afford to feed him. His father appren...

4/22/2007 2/19/2014

Franklin Pierce (November 23, 1804 – October 8, 1869) was an American politician and the fourteenth President of the United States, serving from 1853 to 1857. To date, he is the only president f...

5/27/2007 2/19/2014

James Buchanan, Jr., 15th President of the USA MP (1791 - 1868)

"15th President of United States"

James Buchanan, Jr. (April 23, 1791 – June 1, 1868) was the 15th President of the United States from 1857–1861 and the last to be born in the 18th century. To date he is the only presid...

6/30/2007 2/19/2014

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A081100 Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... James Monroe (April 28, 1758 – July 4, 183...

6/8/2007 2/19/2014

Thomas Jefferson was part of the Committee of Five appointed by the Continental Congress to draft the Declaration of Independence and the main author. The others were John Adams, Roger Sherman, Robert ...

2/24/2007 2/19/2014

John Adams, 2nd President of the USA, Signer of the Declaration of Independence MP 100 (1735 - 1825)

"President John Adams", "2nd US President"

Please note: He passed away July 4, 1826 at the age of 90 A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS. (SIGNER OF THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE ) DAR Ancestor # A000585 John Adams , 2n...

3/5/2007 2/19/2014