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James Campbell (1826 - 1900)

) James Campbell, Esq. (1826–1900) was the founder of the Estate of James Campbell, one of the largest and wealthiest landowners in the United States Territory of Hawaiʻi and in the sta...

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Samuel Parker (1853 - 1920)

) Samuel Parker, known as Kamuela Parker or sometimes Samuel Keaoililani Parker (1853–1920) was a major landowner and businessman on the island of Hawaii, heir to the Parker Ranch estate. He b...

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John Palmer Parker (1790 - 1868)

John Palmer Parker (1790–1868) was the founder of the Parker Ranch on the island of Hawaiʻi in Hawaii. Life John Palmer Parker was born May 1, 1790 in Newton, Massachusetts. His fat...

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Charles "Buffalo" Jones (1844 - 1919)

Charles Jesse Jones, known as Buffalo Jones (January 31, 1844 – October 1, 1919), was an American frontiersman, farmer, rancher, hunter, and conservationist who cofounded Garden City, Kansas. ...

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Marcus Whitman (1802 - 1847)

Marcus Whitman (September 4, 1802 – November 29, 1847) was an American physician and missionary in the Oregon Country. Along with his wife Narcissa Whitman, he started a mission to the Cayuse ...

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James Van Ness, Mayor, San Francisco (1808 - 1872)

Seventh Mayor of San Francisco

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Henry Gratiot (1789 - 1836)

Colonel Henry Gratiot (April 25, 1789 – April 27, 1836) was a French-American pioneer, trader and businessman who, during the Winnebago and Black Hawk Wars, acted as both an intermediary and e...

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Edward Hempstead, US Congress, Missouri Territory (1780 - 1817)

Edward Hempstead (June 3, 1780 – August 10, 1817) was an American lawyer, pioneer, and one of the early settlers in the new Louisiana Purchase in 1805. Born in New London, Connecticut, Hempste...

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Toussaint Charbonneau (1767 - 1843)

Click here to view the Wikipedia webpage for Toussaint Charbonneau Toussaint Charbonneau (March 20, 1767 - August 12, 1843) was a French-Canadian explorer and trader, and a member of the Lewis and Cl...

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Col. William Craig (1807 - 1869)

Colonel William Craig.—Idaho's first permanent white settler was Colonel William Craig. Born in Greenbriar County, Virginia, in 1807, he cast his lot with the Rocky Mountain trappers in the summ...

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David Thompson (Explorer) (1770 - 1857)

David Thompson (April 30, 1770 – February 10, 1857) was a British-Canadian fur trader, surveyor, and map-maker, known to some native peoples as "Koo-Koo-Sint" or "the Stargazer". Over his career...

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Elias J. "Lucky" Baldwin MP (1828 - 1909)

Elias Jackson "Lucky" Baldwin (April 3, 1828 – March 1, 1909) was a prominent California businessman and investor of the second half of the 19th century. Biography Baldwin was born in ...

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John Baker (1817 - 1857)

John Baker (b. 16 Jun 1817), believed to be a son of Moses Baker, purchased 3 outer Gonzales town lots in Nov and Dec of 1834 near those of his father Moses and brother Isaac. John Baker married Elizab...

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Scrap Taylor, Feud victim (1854 - 1874)

Scrap Was a victim of the Sutton- Taylor feud. He and two other men were broken out of jail and hanged from a tree next to the cemetery by men from the Sutton faction. His last words were "We are Innoc...

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Elizabeth "Betsy" Davis (Davidson) (c.1785 - 1849)

Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002 about Betsy Davidson Name: Betsy Davidson Spouse: Daniel Davis Marriage Date: 9 Dec 1803 Marriage County: Davidson Marriage State: Tennessee ~~~~...

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Daniel Davis (1782 - 1849)

Daniel and Elizabeth Davidson Davis and a child arrived in the DeWitt Colony 5 Mar 1831 according to land records. It is believed that Daniel and Elizabeth both were born in Tyrrell County, North Carol...

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Moses Baker (1791 - c.1838)

Alabama Marriages, 1809-1920 (Selected Counties) about Elizabeth Starkey Spouse 1: Moses Baker Spouse 2: Elizabeth Starkey Marriage Date: 23 Jun 1825 Marriage Place: Lawrence Performed By...

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Charles Thomas Gulick (1841 - 1897)

Charles Thomas Gulick (1841–1897) was a politician in the Kingdom of Hawaii. He was one of the few members of missionary families to side with the monarchy in the 1893 overthrow of the Kingdom...

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Lt.Col. William M. Ferry (1824 - 1905)

. William Montague Ferry, Jr. (July 8, 1824 – January 2, 1905) was a Michigan and Utah politician and an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Michigan years Ferry w...

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Samuel Mills Damon (1845 - 1924)

Samuel Mills Damon (1845–1924) was a businessman and politician in the Kingdom of Hawaii, through the Republic of Hawaii and into the Territory of Hawaii. Life Samuel Mills Damon was b...

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Captain William Henry Swift (1800 - 1879)

William Henry Swift, was the 'Goat' of his 1819 West Point class. William's older brother, Joseph Gardner Swift, happened to be West Point Superintendent at the time. In a 210-year-old military aca...

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Charles "Notorious Desperado" Strickland (1837 - 1895)

Notorious Desperado Newspaper Clippings & Other Sources Some Indian Police Officers Submitted by: Michael Tower mtower@telepath.com Pontotoc County, Old Chickasaw Nation: 1877: ? McClain, Sheri...

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Robert Haswell (1768 - c.1801)

Robert Haswell (November 24, 1768–1801?) was an early American maritime fur trader to the Pacific Northwest of North America. His journals of these voyages are the main records of Captain Robe...

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Major Ephraim Kibbey (1754 - 1809)

This pioneer surveyor and soldier was born in New Jersey, midway between Trenton and Newark. Reaching his majority about the commencement of the Revolutionary war, he became a soldier in the struggle f...

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Charlotte Warrington Turner (1836 - 1918)

Charlotte Warrington Turner had the distinction of being South Dakota's only Real Daughter of the American Revolution. Charlotte was the only child and daughter of Nancy Littell Warrington (1791 ...

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William Fessenden Allen (1831 - 1906)

William Fessenden Allen (1831–1906) was an American businessman in the Kingdom of Hawaii and Republic of Hawaii. Life William Fessenden Allen was born December 19, 1831 in Bangor, Main...

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Elisha Hunt Allen, US Congress (1804 - 1883)

Lawyer, Member of Congress / Representative from Maine, Chief Justice and Regent of the Hawaiian Islands, Minister from the Hawaiian Kingdom to the USA Annals of Brattleboro [Vermont] - Chapter XLIX ...

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Morell Case Keith (1824 - 1899)

Cattleman, Rancher, Banker, Real estate. Morell Case Keith was inducted into the Great Westerners Hall of Fame posthumously in 1962 for his contribution to the development of the West. In 1873, Keith...

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George Strother Gaines (1784 - 1873)

George Strother Gaines (1 May 1784 – 21 January 1873) was a leader in the Mississippi Territory and in both states formed from it, Mississippi and Alabama. He was a longtime trader among the C...

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Gen. Edmund Pendleton Gaines (1777 - 1849)

Gen. Edmund Pendleton GAINES 3 Mar 1777 - 6 Jun 1849 ID Number: I21614 * TITLE: Gen. * OCCUPATION: War Of 1812; Arrested Aaron Burr On Charges Of Treason * RESIDENCE: Culpeper Co. VA and ...

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Rudolph Wilhelm Meyer (1826 - 1897)

Rudolph Wilhelm Meyer (1826–1897) was a German who managed an early agricultural business in the Kingdom of Hawaii. Life Rudolph Wilhelm Meyer was born on April 2, 1826 to Rudolph Heinri...

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Edward Griffin "Holy Terror" Hitchcock, Marshal of the Republic of Hawaii (1837 - 1898)

Edward Griffin "Holy Terror" Hitchcock (1837–1898) was a law enforcement officer in the Kingdom of Hawaii, who rose to the position of Marshal of the Republic of Hawaii. Life Edward Gr...

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Samuel Northrup Castle MP (1808 - 1894)

Samuel Northrup Castle (1808–1894) was a businessman and politician in the Kingdom of Hawaii. Life Samuel Northrup Castle was born August 12, 1808 in Cazenovia, New York. His middle na...

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Phillip Houston "Phil" Coe (1839 - 1871)

Phil Coe - Gunfighter and Gambler Called one of the greatest gunfighters in Texas, Phillip "Phil” Coe, was also a soldier, a gambler, a businessman, and called the famous Ben Thompson, gunman ...

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York MP (1770 - c.1822)

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...

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John Whittemore Eastman (1820 - 1899)

John Whittemore Eastman was born in Conway, New Hampshire, October 28, 1820. He was the son of Wm. K. Eastman, of old Colonial and Revolutionary stock. He was educated at the Fryeburg (Me.) Academy a...

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"Pawnee Bill" Lillie (1860 - 1942)

Pawnee Bill (1860–1942), born Gordon William Lillie, was a Wild West showman and performer. Best known for his short partnership with Buffalo Bill, Pawnee Bill was born February 14, 1860, ...

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Thomas Loyd Burnett (1871 - 1938)

Profile photo: Thomas Loyd Burnett with Comanche Chief Quanah Parker Thomas Loyd Burnett blazed his own trail. Born December 10, 1871, he was one of three children of Samuel “Burk” Burn...

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Martin B. Loyd (1833 - d.)

Martin B. Loyd In the final years of the 1860s, Fort Worth, Texas, was so undeveloped it had only a couple of businesses and few families. Originally a military outpost, Fort Worth was transformed ...

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Captain Samuel “Burk” Burnett (1848 - 1922)

Captain Samuel “Burk” Burnett Born in Bates County, Missouri, on Jan. 1, 1849, to Jeremiah and Mary Turner Burnett, Samuel Burk Burnett became one of the most well known and respected r...

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Grace Bell McCance (1882 - 1982)

Grace Bell McCance Snyder (April 23, 1882 – December 8, 1982), American quilter, former pioneer and centenarian, whose story is known through No Time on My Hands and Pioneer Girl: Growing Up o...

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Esther Hobart Morris (1814 - 1902)

Esther Hobart Morris (August 8, 1814 – April 2, 1902), a Tioga County, New York native, distinguished herself as the first female Justice of the Peace in the United States. A mother of three b...

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Henrietta Maria Morse King (1832 - 1925)

Henrietta, the daughter of a Presbyterian minister, married Richard King, founder of the King Ranch. As the ranch matriarch, she was known for her hospitality and compassion, extending help to the ne...

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Cornelia Wadsworth MP (1837 - 1921)

Cornelia Wadsworth Ritchie Adair (April 6, 1837 – September 22, 1921) was the matriarch of Glenveagh Castle in County Donegal, Ireland, now an Irish national park, and the large JA Ranch south...

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Harvey W. Scott (1838 - 1910)

Harvey Whitefield Scott[1] (February 1, 1838 – August 7, 1910) was an American pioneer, newspaper editor, and historian. Scott was born in on a farm in Illinois and migrated to Oregon with his...

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Lafayette Houghton Bunnell (1824 - 1903)

Lafayette Houghton Bunnell (1824–1903) was an American physician, author, and an explorer of Yosemite Valley, born in Rochester, New York. Biography In 1851, Bunnell was a member of th...

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Major Jim Savage (1817 - 1852)

Jim Savage or James D. Savage, (1817–1852) was a California pioneer. He was a 49er, businessman, American soldier in the Mexican American War, and commander of the California Militia, Maripo...

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Worthington Whittredge (1820 - 1911)

Thomas Worthington Whittredge (May 22, 1820 – February 25, 1910) was an American artist of the Hudson River School. Whittredge was a highly regarded artist of his time, and was friends with se...

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Charles M. Russell ('the cowboy artist') (1864 - 1926)

Charles Marion Russell (March 19, 1864 – October 24, 1926), also known as C. M. Russell, Charlie Russell, and "Kid" Russell, was an artist of the Old American West. Russell created more than 2...

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John Ball (1794 - 1884)

) John Ball (November 12, 1794 – February 5, 1884) was born at Tenny Hill, Hebron, Grafton County, New Hampshire. He had a common school education and graduated from Dartmouth College in 1820....

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Elaine Goodale Eastman (1863 - 1953)

Elaine Goodale Eastman In 1881 Elaine published The Journal of a Farmer's Daughter. Two years later she became a teacher at the Hampton Institute, a historically black college in Virginia for...

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Charles Alexander "Ohiye Sa" Eastman (1858 - 1939)

Charles Alexander Eastman (born Hakadah and later named Ohíye S’a; February 19, 1858 – January 8, 1939) was a Native American physician, writer, national lecturer, and reformer...

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Seth Eastman (1808 - 1875)

Seth Eastman (1808–1875) and his second wife Mary Henderson Eastman (1818 – 24 February 1887 were instrumental in recording Native American life. He built a reputation as a major illustra...

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Nathaniel Pitt Langford (1832 - 1911)

NATHANIEL PITT LANGFORD. Born in Oneida County, N.Y., Aug. 9, 1832; died in St. Paul, Minn., Oct. 18, 1909. A member of the 1870 Washburn party of Yellowstone explorers, author of a book on the expedit...

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Aaron Clark MP (deceased)

George Rogers Clark (November 19, 1752 – February 13, 1818) was a soldier from Virginia and the highest ranking American military officer on the northwestern frontier during the American Revol...

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George Shannon, Lewis & Clark Exped. (1785 - 1836)

George Shannon (1785–1836), the youngest member of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (not counting the infant Jean Baptiste Charbonneau and Lewis's dog Seaman), was born in Pennsylvania. He joined ...

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Sergeant Charles Windolph, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1851 - 1950)

The President of the United States of America, in the name of Congress, takes pleasure in presenting the Medal of Honor to Private Charles Windolph, United States Army, for extraordinary heroism on Jun...

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2nd Lt. William Reily, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1853 - 1876)

2nd Lt. William Van Wyck Reily was second in command of Company F, 7th U.S. Cavalry Regiment at the Battle of the Little Bighorn on 25 June, 1867. He died in the battle and his body was found on "Las...

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2nd Lt. George D. Wallace, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1849 - 1890)

2nd Lt. George Wallace was second in command of Company G, 7th U.S. Cavalry Regiment at the Battle of the Little Bighorn on June 25-26, 1876. He survived the battle. Of him, a Herald correspondent wr...

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1st Lt. Edward Settle Godfrey, 7th U.S. Cavalry (Brig. General post Indian Wars) (1843 - 1932)

Edward Settle Godfrey (October 9, 1843 – April 1, 1932) was a United States Army Brigadier General who received the Medal of Honor for leadership as a captain during the Indian Wars. Ear...

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Captain Thomas French, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1843 - 1882)

Captain, commanding Company M, 7th US Cavalry, at the time of the 1876 Battle of the Little Big Horn. Survived the battle. The son of Thomas and Ellen Burke Foy French. He enlisted 13 Jan 1864 in t...

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2nd Lt. Winfield Edgerly, 7th U.S. Cavalry (Brig. General post Indian Wars) (1846 - 1927)

Second Lieutenant, Company D, 7th US Cavalry. During the Battle of the Little Big Horn, he was with Benteen's Battalion, and fought in the hilltop fight, surviving the battle. The son of Josiah B...

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1st Lt. Donald McIntosh, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1838 - 1876)

Donald McIntosh (September 4, 1838 – June 25, 1876) was an officer in the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment who was killed at the Battle of Little Big Horn in the Montana Territory. McIntosh was bor...

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1st Lt. Francis Marion Gibson, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1847 - 1919)

Francis Marion Gibson was born in Philadelphia and appointed by President Andrew Johnson in 1867 as a Second Lieutenant, United States Army. Gibson was first assigned to duty on the Western frontier ...

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Captain George Yates, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1843 - 1876)

George Wilhelmus Mancius Yates (February 26, 1843 – June 25, 1876) was an officer in the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment. He was killed in the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Biography Yates w...

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1st Lt. Algernon Smith, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1842 - 1876)

Algernon Emory Smith (September 17, 1842 – June 25, 1876) was an officer in the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment who was killed in the Battle of the Little Bighorn in the Montana Territory. Smi...

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2nd Lt. Henry Moore Harrington, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1849 - 1876)

Henry Moore Harrington (April 30, 1849 – June 25, 1876) was a military officer in the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment who perished with George Armstrong Custer at the Battle of Little Big Horn in th...

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2Lt. Luther R. Hare, Little Big Horn (1851 - 1929)

Luther Rector Hare (August 24, 1851 – December 22, 1929) was an officer in the 7th U.S. Cavalry, best known for participating in the Battle of the Little Big Horn. Hare was born in Greenca...

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Dr. James Madison DeWolf, Acting Assistant Surgeon (7th U.S. Cavalry) (1843 - 1876)

Dr. James Madison DeWolf (January 14, 1843 – June 25, 1876) was an acting assistant surgeon in the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment who was killed in the Battle of the Little Big Horn. Born in ...

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George Edwin Lord, U.S. Army Assistant Surgeon (7th U.S. Cavalry) (1846 - 1876)

George Edwin Lord (February 17, 1846 - June 25, 1876) was a U.S. Army Assistant Surgeon in the 7th Cavalry who was killed in the Battle of the Little Big Horn in Montana Territory during the Black Hi...

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Mark Kellogg (1833 - 1876)

) Mark Kellogg (March 31, 1831 – June 25, 1876) was a newspaper reporter killed at the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Kellogg rode with George Armstrong Custer during the battle and was evident...

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First Lieutenant William W. Cooke, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1846 - 1876)

William Winer Cooke (May 29, 1846 – June 25, 1876) was a military officer in the United States Army during the American Civil War and the Black Hills War. He was the adjutant for George Armstr...

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Maj. General Alfred H. Terry (USA) (1827 - 1890)

Alfred Howe Terry (November 10, 1827 – December 16, 1890) was a Union general in the American Civil War and the military commander of the Dakota Territory from 1866 to 1869 and again from 1872...

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2nd Lt. Charles Varnum, 7th U.S. Cavalry [Colonel post Indian Wars] (1849 - 1936)

Charles Albert Varnum (June 21, 1849 - February 26, 1936) was a career United States Army officer. He was most noted as the commander of the scouts for George Armstrong Custer in the Little Bighorn C...

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"Lonesome" Charley Reynolds (scout in the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment) (c.1844 - 1872)

"Lonesome" Charley Reynolds (March 20, 1842–June 25, 1876) was a scout in the U.S. 7th Cavalry Regiment who was killed at the Battle of the Little Bighorn in the Montana Territory. He was note...

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Major Frederick Benteen (USA), 7th U.S. Cavalry (1834 - 1928)

Frederick William Benteen (August 24, 1834 – June 22, 1898) was a military officer during the American Civil War and then during the Black Hills War against the Lakota and Northern Cheyenne. H...

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Major Joel H. Elliott (USA), 7th U.S. Cavalry (1840 - 1868)

Joel Haworth Elliott, son of Mark Elliott and Mary S. Haworth was born October 27, 1840 in Wayne Co., Centre Township, Indiana, and died November 27, 1868 in White Rock, Indian Territory on the Was...

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Philander Chase (1775 - 1852)

Philander Chase (December 14, 1775 – September 20, 1852) was an Episcopal Church bishop, educator, and pioneer of the United States western frontier in Ohio and Illinois. in 1795 while still a s...

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Brig. General Joseph R. West (USA), U.S. Senator (1822 - 1898)

Joseph Rodman West (September 19, 1822 – October 31, 1898) was a United States Senator from Louisiana and a general in the United States Army during and after the American Civil War. As a co...

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William George Strong Fargo MP (1818 - 1881)

William George Fargo (May 20, 1818 – August 3, 1881), pioneer American expressman, was born in Pompey, New York. From the age of thirteen he had to support himself, obtaining little schooling,...

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Ben Holladay ("Stagecoach King") (1819 - 1887)

Benjamin "Ben" Holladay (October 14, 1819–July 8, 1887) was an American transportation businessman responsible for creating the Overland Stage to California during the height of the 1849 Calif...

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William "Big Foot" Wallace, Texas Ranger (1817 - 1899)

William Alexander Anderson "Bigfoot" Wallace (April 3, 1817 – January 7, 1899) was a famous Texas Ranger who took part in many of the military conflicts of the Republic of Texas and the United...

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John H. Rogers, Texas Ranger (1863 - 1930)

John Harris Rogers was born near Kingsbury, Guadalupe County, Texas, October 19, 1863. Rogers first enlisted in the Rangers in September 1882 serving under Capt. S. A. McMurray in Company B. He ser...

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James B. Gillett, Texas Ranger (1856 - 1937)

James B. Gillett (November 4, 1856 - June 11, 1937) was a lawman of the Old West, mostly well known due to his service as a Texas Ranger, and is a member of the Texas Rangers Hall of Fame. Earl...

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John Salmon Ford (1815 - 1897)

John Salmon Ford (May 26, 1815 – November 3, 1897), better known as "Rip" Ford, was a member of the Republic of Texas Congress and later of the State Senate, and mayor of Brownsville, Texas. H...

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Joshua Pilcher (1790 - 1843)

JOSHUA PILCHER: "As a catastrophic smallpox epidemic swept across the Great Plains in 1837, Pilcher, a 47 year old from Virginia, that had been assigned head of the "Sioux" Agency at Fort Kiowa, locate...

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Sarah Duty "Granny" Parker (Pinson) (1758 - 1836)

Sarah "Sally" Pinson first married RICHARD DUTY in Laurens, S.C. The marriage record did not show date. She was the dau. of John & Ann Pinson and born in South Carolina. She and Richard were in Laure...

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Charlemagne Tower (1809 - 1889)

Charlemagne Tower, (April 18, 1809 – July 26, 1889) was an American lawyer and businessman active in acquiring land in the Schuylkill Valley in Pennsylvania and serving as an officer for coal ...

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Gen. Edward F. Beale (1822 - 1893)

Envoy to Austria, adventurer, sailor, engineer, Indian Agent, introduced camels to Texas. ------------------ EDWARD FITZGERALD "NED" BEALE From Beale Air Force Base, Yuba-Sutter, California E...

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Henry Haight (1820 - 1869)

Henry Haight (1820 – 1869) was an American exchange banker and pioneer. He was the manager of the Banking House of Page, Bacon & Co. in San Francisco during the California gold rush era. H...

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William C. Ralston (1826 - 1875)

William "Billy" Chapman Ralston (January 12, 1826 - August 27, 1875) was a San Francisco, California businessman and financier, and was the founder of the Bank of California. Biography Willia...

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Clarence Rivers King (1842 - 1901)

Clarence R. King (January 6, 1842 – December 24, 1901) was an American geologist, mountaineer, and art critic. First director of the United States Geological Survey, from 1879 to 1881, King wa...

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Lorrin Andrews Thurston MP (1858 - 1931)

From the book Lost Kingdom by Julia Flynn Siler Lorrin Andrews Thurston - A grandson of New England missionaries to the islands, Thurston was a fiery orator, lawyer, and entrepreneur who led Lili'u '...

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James Wadsworth (1768 - 1854)

) James Wadsworth (20 Apr 1768 Durham, Connecticut - 07 Jun 1844 Geneseo, New York) was an influential and prominent 18th and 19th century pioneer, educator, land speculator, agriculturalist, busines...

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"General" James Gadsden (1788 - 1858)

James Gadsden (May 15, 1788 – December 26, 1858) was an American diplomat, soldier and businessman and namesake of the Gadsden Purchase, in which the United States purchased from Mexico the la...

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Rev. Manasseh Cutler MP (1742 - 1823)

Manasseh Cutler (May 13, 1742 – July 28, 1823) was an American clergyman involved in the American Revolutionary War. Cutler was also a member of the United States House of Representatives and ...

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Gen. Moses Cleveland-Continental Army (1754 - 1806)

"MOSES CLEAVELAND, the second son and child of Colonel Aaron Cleaveland, of Canterbury, Connecticut, and nephew of the Rev. John Cleaveland (Yale 1745) and the Rev. Ebenezer Cleaveland (Yale 1748), w...

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Phillip King Empey MP (c.1853 - 1934)

Phillip was robbed of his Horse at gunpoint by a member of the James-Younger Gang , at a place called Hanska Slough in Rice County, Minnesota . see profile for: Jesse James, American Outlaw [ ] ...

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Robert Walker Irwin (1844 - 1925)

Robert Walker Irwin (4 January 1844 - 5 January 1925) was an American businessman and the Kingdom of Hawaii's Minister to Japan. Irwin's most significant accomplishment as Hawaii's top representati...

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James Pierson Beckwourth (1798 - 1866)

James Pierson Beckwourth (April 6, 1798 Frederick County, Virginia – October 29, 1866, Denver) was an American mountain man, fur trader, and explorer. An African American born into slavery in ...

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