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Billy Clanton MP (1862 - 1881)

Billy Clanton was a fast draw with a pistol. He was good with guns, knives, and the lasso. Billy was Ike's brother. He rode a horse stolen from Wyatt Earp. On October 26, 1881, Billy was killed in the ...

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Newman "Old Man" Clanton MP (1816 - 1881)

Newman Haynes Clanton (1816-August 13, 1881) was a successful cattle rancher and the father of the four sons. "Old Man" Clanton was believed to be involved with stealing cattle from Mexican ranchers ...

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Brig. General William W. Robinson, Jr. (1846 - 1917)

Brig. Gen. William W. Robinson, Jr. was born to William W. Robinson Sr, and Sarah Fisk Robinson April 2, 1846, he died March 24, 1917 in Washington, D.C. He was mustered in to Co E., 7th Wi Vol Inf...

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Peter Hansborough Bell, 3rd Gov'r of Texas (c.1809 - 1898)

Peter Hansborough Bell (May 12, 1812 – March 8, 1898) was the third Governor of Texas from 1849 to 1853. He also served two terms as a United States Representative from Texas' 2nd Congress...

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Gov. Miguel Antonio Otero (1859 - 1944)

Miguel Antonio Otero (October 17, 1859–August 7, 1944), nicknamed "Gillie," was governor of New Mexico Territory from 1897 to 1906 and in later life the author of several books on Western lore. ...

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Maj. General George Stoneman, Jr. (USA) (1822 - 1894)

Ref. : Family links: Parents: George Stoneman (1799 - 1877) Catherine Rebecca Cheney Stoneman (1800 - 1874) Spouse: Mary Oliver Hardisty Stoneman (1836 - 1915) Children: Cornelius McLean Ston...

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First Lt. Charles B. Gatewood, 6th U.S. Cavalry (1853 - 1896)

First Lieutenant Charles Bare Gatewood (1853 – 1896) was an American soldier born in Woodstock, Virginia. He served in the United States Army in the late 19th century after graduating from W...

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Jacques La Ramée MP (1784 - c.1821)

From Wikipedia: Jacques La Ramée (sometimes rendered Jacques La Remy or La Ramie ) was a French or French-Canadian fur trader who lived in what is now the U.S. state of Wyoming after moving th...

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George Mayfield (1779 - 1848)

George Mayfield (1779 – 1848) was an interpreter and spy for General Andrew Jackson during the Creek War of 1813 – 1814. He was most notable for his adventurous life and dual existence ...

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Gurdon Saltonstall Hubbard (1802 - 1886)

Gurdon Saltonstall Hubbard (August 22, 1802 in Windsor, Vermont, – September 14, 1886 in Chicago, Illinois) was an American fur trader, insurance underwriter and land speculator. Hubbard first...

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Horace Davis, US Congress MP (1831 - 1916)

Horace Davis (16 March 1831 - 12 July 1916) was a United States Representative from California. He was the son of Massachusetts Governor John Davis and the younger brother of diplomat John Chandler B...

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John William Mackay (1831 - 1902)

Information about John William Mackay from Wikipedia John William Mackay (November 28, 1831-July 20, 1902) was an American capitalist, born in Dublin, Ireland. He was an American miner and business l...

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Darius Ogden Mills (1825 - 1910)

Darius Ogden Mills (September 25, 1825 – January 3, 1910) was a prominent American banker, philanthropist and, for a time, California's wealthiest citizen. Biography He was born in North S...

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Dr. John Sappington, dicovered quinine (1776 - 1856)

Dr. John Sappington was a prominent pioneer physician of Saline County, Missouri. Sappington was famous for his use of quinine to treat malaria fevers. ---------------------------------------------...

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Meredith Miles Marmaduke, 8th Governor of Missouri (1791 - 1864)

Meredith Miles Marmaduke (August 28, 1791 – March 26, 1864) was a Democratic politician from the state of Missouri. He briefly served as Missouri's eighth Governor in 1844 following the suicid...

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William Andrews Clark, Sr. (1839 - 1925)

William Andrews Clark, Sr. was a U.S. senator from Montana and Gilded Age copper magnate from Montana, who was reputed to be one of the two richest industrialists in the United States, rivaled only by ...

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John Austin Wharton, Secretary of War of the Republic of Texas (1806 - 1838)

) John Austin Wharton (April 1806 - December 17, 1838) was distinguished as a statesman, lawyer and a soldier. He served as Adjutant General at the Battle of San Jacinto. In a eulogy at his grave, Re...

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James Sinclair (c.1811 - 1856)

Here is an excellent biographical account of James Sinclair's life written by Irene Spry - -------------------- ) James Sinclair (1811–1856) was a trader and explorer with the Hudson's Bay C...

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Donald Mackenzie (1783 - 1851)

) Donald Mackenzie (June 15, 1783 - Jan. 20, 1851) was a Scottish-Canadian explorer, fur trader and Governor of the Red River Settlement from 1821 to 1834. Early life Born in Scotland, Mackenzie ...

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Lieutenant Jonathan Thorn (USN) (1779 - 1811)

Jonathan Thorn (8 January 1779 – 15 June 1811) was an officer of the United States Navy in the early 19th century. He was born on 8 January 1779 at Schenectady, N.Y.. He was appointed a midshi...

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Peter Skene Ogden (1790 - 1854)

Peter Skene Ogden (alternately Skeene, Skein or Skeen), (baptised 12 February 1790 – September 27, 1854) was a fur trader and a Canadian explorer of what is now British Columbia and the Americ...

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Dr. John McLoughlin ("Father of Oregon") (1784 - 1857)

Dr. John McLoughlin, baptized Jean-Baptiste McLoughlin, (October 19, 1784 – September 3, 1857) was the Chief Factor of the Columbia Fur District of the Hudson's Bay Company at Fort Vancouver. ...

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Nathaniel “Nat” Ford (c.1795 - 1870)

Nathaniel Ford (c. 1795 – January 9, 1870) was an American politician and Oregon pioneer during the time of the Oregon Territory. A native of Missouri, he worked as a sheriff in that state bef...

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John B. Waldo, 13th Chief Justice of the Oregon Supreme Court (1844 - 1907)

John Breckenridge Waldo (October 6, 1844 – September 2, 1907) was an American politician and jurist from the state of Oregon. A native of Oregon, he grew up near Salem as part of a prominent p...

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William Waldo (1832 - 1911)

) William Waldo (April 22, 1832 – November 24, 1911) was an American politician and attorney in Oregon. Born in Missouri, he came to the Oregon Country with his family that included father Dan...

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Daniel Waldo (c.1798 - 1880)

) Daniel Waldo (1800 – September 10, 1880) was an American legislator in the Provisional Government of Oregon, the namesake for the Waldo Hills near Salem, Oregon, and the father of two promin...

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William Waldo, Capt. MP (1812 - 1881)

William Waldo (1812 – 1881) was a candidate for Governor of California in 1853. He was born in Virginia, but spent most of his life in Missouri, where he was a merchant and steamboat captain. In...

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John Wesley Hillman MP (1832 - 1915)

John Wesley Hillman (March 29, 1832 – March 19, 1915) was an American prospector during the California Gold Rush and explorer who was among the first European Americans to see Crater Lake in the...

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James Wilson Marshall MP (1810 - 1885)

James William Marshall Birth: Oct. 8, 1810 Hopewell Mercer County New Jersey, USA Death: Aug. 10, 1885 Kelsey El Dorado County California, USA Folk Figure, Gold Rush notable. James Marshall is ...

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Charles Snowden Fairfax, 10th Lord Fairfax of Cameron MP (1829 - 1869)

Charles Snowdon Fairfax (March 8, 1829 – April 4, 1869) was an American Democratic politician of California. He was of Scottish noble descent and was himself entitled to the title as the 10th Lo...

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Snowshoe Thompson MP (1827 - 1876)

Snowshoe Thompson (April 30, 1827 – May 15, 1876) was a nickname for the Norwegian-American John Albert Thompson, an early resident of the Sierra Nevada of Nevada and California. He is considere...

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Carlile Pollock Patterson (1816 - 1881)

Carlile Pollock Patterson (1816–1881) (his first name is sometimes spelled Carlisle, with an s) was an American civil engineer, superintendent of the United States Coast Survey. The Patterson ...

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Phineas Banning, Father of the Port of Los Angeles MP (1830 - 1885)

Phineas Banning (August 19, 1830 – March 8, 1885) was an American businessman, financier, and entrepreneur. Known as "The Father of the Port of Los Angeles," he was one of the founders of th...

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Bernardo Antonio Yorba MP (1801 - 1858)

From Wikipedia (English) : Bernardo Yorba (August 20, 1800 - November 28, 1858), was a native of Nueva California and the son of Spanish soldier, José Antonio Yorba. Bernardo became one of the...

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Don Benito Wilson MP (1811 - 1878)

Benjamin Davis Wilson (December 1, 1811 – March 11, 1878) was a California statesman and politician. He was known to the Native Americans as Don Benito because of his benevolent manner in his tr...

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Colonel Isaac W. Smith (CSA) (1826 - 1897)

) Isaac Williams Smith (1826-January 1, 1897) was an American soldier, surveyor and engineer. Early life Smith was born in 1826 in Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania County, Virginia, the son of Episco...

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Clay Allison MP (1840 - 1887)

Robert Andrew "Clay" Allison was once asked what he did for a living and he replied "I am a shootist." It is simply not possible to verify the multiple accounts of his numerous outrageous activities ...

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Commodore Thomas ap Catesby Jones (USN) (1790 - 1858)

Thomas ap Catesby Jones (1790–1858) was a U.S. Navy officer during the War of 1812 and the Mexican-American War. Early life Jones was born in 1790 in Westmoreland County, Virginia. Thomas ...

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William Henry "Willie" Letterman (1832 - 1881)

William Henry "Willie" Letterman was born in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. (August 12, 1832 - May 23, 1881) He was the co-founder of the Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity in 1852 at Jefferson College in Canonsbur...

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James White (1749 - 1809)

) James White (June 16, 1749 – October, 1809) was an American physician, lawyer, and politician. He was an early settler at Nashville, Tennessee and in Louisiana. He was a delegate for North C...

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Mirabeau B. Lamar, 2nd Pres., Republic of Texas (1798 - 1859)

Mirabeau Buonaparte Lamar (1798–1859) was a Texas politician, diplomat and soldier who was a leading Texas political figure during the Texas Republic era. He was the second President of the Re...

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Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, 1st Commissioner of the U.S. Patent Office (1791 - 1858)

Henry Leavitt Ellsworth (November 10, 1791 – December 27, 1858) was a Yale-educated attorney who became the first Commissioner of the U.S. Patent Office, where he encouraged innovation by inve...

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Lester Allan Pelton (1829 - 1908)

Lester Allan Pelton (September 5, 1829 – March 14, 1908) was an American inventor and is best known for developing the most efficient form of an impulse water turbine, the Pelton wheel. He is ...

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Hiram Bingham I, Protestant Missionary (introduced Christianity to the Hawaiian islands) (1789 - 1869)

Hiram Bingham (1789–1869), was leader of the first group of Protestant missionaries to introduce Christianity to the Hawaiian islands. Bingham was descended from Deacon Thomas Bingham who ha...

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Gerrit P. Judd (1803 - 1873)

Gerrit Parmele Judd (1803–1873) was an American physician and missionary to the Kingdom of Hawaii who later became a trusted advisor and cabinet minister to King Kamehameha III. Life Judd ...

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Samuel Gardner Wilder MP (1831 - 1888)

Samuel Gardner Wilder (1831–1888) was an American shipping magnate and politician who developed a major transportation company in the Kingdom of Hawaii. Life Samuel Gardner Wilder was born...

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Lawrence M. Judd, 7th Territorial Governor of Hawaii (1887 - 1968)

Lawrence McCully Judd (March 20, 1887 – October 4, 1968) was a politician of the Territory of Hawaii, serving as the seventh Territorial Governor. He was devoted to the Hansen's Disease-afflic...

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Albert Francis Judd (1838 - 1900)

Albert Francis Judd (1838–1900) was a judge of the Kingdom of Hawaii who served as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court through its transition into part of the United States. Life Judd was...

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Henry A. P. Carter MP (1837 - 1891)

Henry Alpheus Peirce Carter also known as Henry Augustus Peirce Carter (1837–1891) was an American businessman, politician, and diplomat in the Kingdom of Hawaii. Family life Henry Alpheus...

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George R. Carter, 2nd Terr. Gov. of Hawaii (1866 - 1933)

George Carter was Hawaii Territorial Governor. He graduated from Yale University, was trained at Seattle National Bank, and returned to Hawaii to become Cashier of C. Brewer & Co., where his father was...

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Helen Kinau Wilder (1869 - 1954)

A DISTINGUISHED MISS. The Honolulu Heiress Who Wears a Humane Officer’s Badge. Miss Helen Wilder, youngest daughter of Mrs. E.K. Wilder, the mistress of a large fortune and one of the most...

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Captain John McMullin (Texas Ranger) (1824 - d.)

MCMULLEN, JOHN (1824–?) John McMullen, soldier, was born on June 27, 1824, in Baltimore, Maryland, and immigrated to Texas in 1839, perhaps in company with Samuel H. Walker. He was residing in...

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Colonel John Coffee "Jack" Hays (Texas Ranger) (1817 - 1883)

Col. John Coffee "Jack" Hays (January 28, 1817 – April 21, 1883) was a Texas Ranger captain and military officer of the Republic of Texas. Hays served in several armed conflicts, including the...

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Joseph Forwell Glidden (1813 - 1906)

Joseph Farwell Glidden (January 18, 1813 – October 9, 1906) was an American farmer who patented barbed wire, a product that forever altered the development of the American West. Biography ...

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Commodore Robert F. Stockton, U.S Senator, Military Governor of California MP (1795 - 1866)

Biographical Summary: Robert Field Stockton (August 20, 1795 – October 7, 1866) was a United States naval commodore, notable in the capture of California during the Mexican-American War. He wa...

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Bvt Brig. Gen. Marcus Reno MP (1834 - 1889)

Marcus Albert Reno Birth: Nov. 15, 1834, Carrollton, Greene County, Illinois, USA - Death: Mar. 30, 1889, Washington, District of Columbia,District Of Columbia, USA Spouse: Mary Hannah Ross Reno (1...

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2nd Lt. James G. "Jack" Sturgis, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1854 - 1876)

Second Lieutenant James Garland "Jack" Sturgis was an officer with E Company, 7th U.S. Cavalry.He was killed in Custer's Last Stand at the Battle of Little Big Horn. The son of Colonel Samuel Davis...

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Brevet Maj. Gen. Samuel D. Sturgis (USA) (1822 - 1889)

Samuel Davis Sturgis (June 11, 1822 – September 28, 1889) was an American military officer who served in the Mexican-American War, as a Union general in the American Civil War, and later in th...

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Maj. General David S. Stanley (USA) MP (1828 - 1902)

David Sloane Stanley (June 1, 1828 – March 13, 1902) was a Union Army officer during the American Civil War and a recipient of America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for hi...

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Henry Hastings Sibley, Governor, Maj. General (USA) (1811 - 1891)

Henry Hastings Sibley (20 February 1811-February 18, 1891), was the first Governor of the U.S. state of Minnesota. was born in Detroit, Michigan on February 20, 1811. During the Civil War, he was ass...

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Maj. General William "Pecos Bill" Shafter (USA) MP (1835 - 1906)

William Rufus Shafter (October 16, 1835 – November 12, 1906) was a Union Army officer during the American Civil War who received America's highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, for ...

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J. Young Scammon (1812 - 1890)

J. Young Scammon (Jonathan Young Scammon, July 27, 1812 - March 17, 1890) was an early settler in Chicago, Illinois, arriving in the city in 1835. He went on to become politically important as a lawy...

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James Ben Ali Haggin (1822 - 1914)

James Ben Ali Haggin (December 9, 1822 - September 13, 1914) was an American attorney, rancher, investor and a major owner/breeder in the sport of Thoroughbred horse racing. Haggin made a fortune in ...

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Brevet Maj. General John B. Sanborn (USA) (1826 - 1904)

John Benjamin Sanborn (December 5, 1826 – May 6, 1904) was a lawyer, politician, and soldier from the state of New Hampshire who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil...

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Maj. General John E. Wool (USA) MP (1784 - 1869)

John Ellis Wool (February 20, 1784 – November 10, 1869) was an officer in the United States Army during three consecutive U.S. wars: the War of 1812, the Mexican-American War and the American ...

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Maj. General Stewart Van Vliet (USA) (1815 - 1901)

Stewart Leonard Van Vliet (July 21, 1815 – March 28, 1901), was a United States Army officer who fought on the side of the Union during the American Civil War. Early life Van Vliet was bor...

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Maj. General Lovell Rousseau (USA) (1818 - 1869)

Lovell Harrison Rousseau (August 4, 1818 – January 7, 1869) was a general in the United States and Union Armies during the American Civil War and a lawyer and politician in both Kentucky and I...

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Maj. General Joseph J. Reynolds (USA) (1822 - 1899)

Joseph Jones Reynolds (January 4, 1822 – February 25, 1899) was an American engineer, educator, and military officer who fought in the American Civil War and the postbellum Indian Wars. Earl...

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Francis Marion "Borax" Smith (1846 - 1931)

Francis Marion Smith (February 2, 1846 – August 27, 1931) (once known nationally and internationally as "Borax Smith" and "The Borax King") was an American miner, business magnate and civic buil...

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Gen. John Pope (1822 - 1892)

) John Pope (March 16, 1822 – September 23, 1892) was a career United States Army officer and Union general in the American Civil War. He had a brief but successful career in the Western Theat...

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Brevet Brig. General William Jackson Palmer (USA) MP (1836 - 1909)

William Jackson Palmer (September 17, 1836 – March 13, 1909) was an American civil engineer, soldier, industrialist, and philanthropist. Overview Young Palmer's early career helping build ...

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Giuseppina Morlacchi (1846 - 1886)

Giuseppina Morlacchi (1846 - July 25, 1886) was an Italian American ballerina and dancer, who introduced the can-can to the American stage, and married the scout and actor Texas Jack Omohundro. She w...

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Texas Jack, Jr. (c.1860 - 1905)

) Texas Jack Jr., (1860 appr. to 1905), adopted son of Texas Jack Omohundro, is best known for running a Wild West show and circus where he gave Will Rogers his start as an entertainer. Not long af...

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Texas Jack Omohundro (CSA) (courier and scout) (1846 - 1880)

John Baker Omohundro (July 26, 1846 – June 28, 1880), also known as "Texas Jack," was a frontier scout, actor, and cowboy. He was born at Pleasure Hill, near Palmyra, Virginia, to John B. an...

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Gen. Edward O. C. Ord (1818 - 1883)

Edward Otho Cresap Ord (October 18, 1818 – July 22, 1883) was the designer of Fort Sam Houston, and a United States Army officer who saw action in the Seminole War, the Indian Wars, and the Am...

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Major Edward Ord II (1858 - 1923)

Edward Otho Cresap Ord, II (November 9, 1858 – April 4, 1923) was a United States Army Major who served with the 22nd Infantry Regiment during the Indian Wars, the Spanish–American War ...

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Brig. General Randolph B. Marcy (USA) (1812 - 1887)

Randolph Barnes Marcy (April 9, 1812 – November 22, 1887) was a career officer in the United States Army, achieving the rank of Brigadier General before retiring in 1881. At the start of the C...

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Howard Burnham (spy) (1870 - 1917)

Mather Howard Burnham (May 27, 1870 – May 14, 1917), went by the name of Howard and his brother was the celebrated scout Frederick Russell Burnham. He traveled the world, frequently worked as ...

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Rev. Edwin Otway Burnham (1824 - 1873)

Rev Edwin Otway Burnham (September 24, 1824 – August 1, 1873) was a Congregational minister and missionary. He was born in Ghent, Kentucky, his father died when he was 5 and his mother died ...

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Major Frederick Russell "Fred" Burnham ("The King of Scouts") (1861 - 1947)

Frederick Russell Burnham, DSO (May 11, 1861 – September 1, 1947) was an American scout and world traveling adventurer known for his service to the British Army in colonial Africa and for teac...

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Capt. Gustavus C. Doane (USA) (1840 - 1892)

Gustavus Cheyney Doane (May 29, 1840 – May 5, 1892) was a U.S. Army Cavalry Captain, explorer, inventor and Civil War soldier who played a prominent role in the exploration of Yellowstone as a...

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Robert Firth (1827 - c.1903)

ROBERT FIRTH Hudson's Bay Company Servant, 1850-73 is the son of Robert Firth and his wife, Betsy Cleat [ Our Family Heritage ]. He was born before 15 January 1827, the date upon which his baptism ...

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Colonel Frank Tompkins, 13th U.S. Cavalry (1868 - 1954)

Colonel Frank Tompkins commanded the American forces at Columbus, New Mexico, at the time of Francisco (Pancho) Villa's raid. He managed to gather 32 cavalrymen and was nipping at the heels of the fl...

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Colonel Selah R. H. "Tommy" Tompkins, 7th U.S. Cavalry (1864 - 1939)

Colonel Selah R. H. "Tommy" TOMPKINS,served in the U.S. Army 43 Years and rode against the Sioux in the Battle of Wounded Knee and was with John "Black Jack" Pershing in Mexico. He retired as Commander...

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Maj. General Samuel P. Heintzelman (USA) (1805 - 1880)

Samuel Peter Heintzelman (September 30, 1805 – May 1, 1880) was a United States Army General. He served in the Seminole War, the Mexican-American War, the Yuma War, the Cortina Troubles, and t...

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Brevet Maj. General John Porter Hatch (USA) MP (1822 - 1901)

John Porter Hatch (January 9, 1822 – April 12, 1901) was a career American soldier who served as general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He received a Medal of Honor for galla...

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Brevet Maj. General Edward Hatch (USA) (1832 - 1889)

Edward Hatch (December 22, 1832 – April 11, 1889) was a career American soldier who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. After the war he became the first comma...

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Brevet Maj. General William S. Harney (USA) (1800 - 1889)

William Selby Harney (22 August 1800 – 9 May 1889) was a cavalry officer in the U.S. Army during the Mexican-American War and the Indian Wars. He was born in what is today part of Nashville, T...

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Brevet Maj. General Benjamin Grierson (USA) (1826 - 1911)

Benjamin Henry Grierson (July 8, 1826, – August 31, 1911) was a music teacher and then a career officer in the United States Army. He was a cavalry general in the volunteer Union Army during t...

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Brevet Maj. Gen. Thomas L. Kane (USA) MP (c.1822 - 1888)

Thomas Leiper Kane (January 27, 1822 – December 26, 1883) was an American attorney, abolitionist, and military officer who was influential in the western migration of the Latter-day Saint move...

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Brevet Maj. General John W. Geary (USA), Governor, Territorial Governor MP (1819 - 1873)

Information about John W. Geary from Wikipedia John White Geary (December 30, 1819 – February 8, 1873) was an American lawyer, a Colonel in the Mexican War, politician, and a Union General in ...

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Maj. General James W. Forsyth (USA) (1834 - 1906)

James William Forsyth (August 8, 1835 – October 24, 1906) was a U.S. Army officer and general. He was primarily a Union staff officer during the American Civil War and cavalry regimental comma...

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Brevet Brig. General William H. Emory (USA) (1811 - 1887)

William Hemsley Emory (September 7, 1811 – December 1, 1887) was an United States Army officer, surveyor, and explorer. Early life and career Emory was born in Queen Anne's County, Marylan...

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Major General Grenville Dodge (USA), US Congress (1831 - 1916)

Grenville Mellen Dodge [1] (April 12, 1831 – January 3, 1916) was a Union army officer on the frontier and during the Civil War, a U.S. Congressman, businessman, and railroad executive who hel...

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Brevet Maj. General Jefferson C. Davis (USA) (1828 - 1879)

Jefferson Columbus Davis (March 2, 1828 – November 30, 1879) was an officer in the United States Army who served in the Mexican-American War, the Civil War, and the Modoc War. He was the first...

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Gen. John "Black Jack" Davidson (USA) (1825 - 1881)

John Wynn Davidson (August 14, 1825 – June 26, 1881) was a major general in the United States Army and an American Indian fighter. Biography Davidson was born in Fairfax County, Virginia. ...

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Brig. General John Chivington (USA) (1821 - 1894)

John Milton Chivington (January 27, 1821 – October 4, 1894) was a 19th century United States Army officer noted for his role in the New Mexico Campaign of the American Civil War and in the Col...

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Lt. Colonel William J. Fetterman (USA) (c.1833 - 1866)

William Judd Fetterman (1833? – December 21, 1866) was an officer in the United States Army during the American Civil War and the subsequent Red Cloud's War on the Great Plains. Fetterman and ...

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Brig. General Henry B. Carrington (USA) (1824 - 1912)

Henry Beebee Carrington (March 2, 1824 – October 26, 1912) was a lawyer, professor, prolific author, and an officer in the United States Army during the American Civil War and in the Old West ...

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Brevet Maj. General James Henry Carleton (USA) (1814 - 1873)

James Henry Carleton (December 27, 1814 – January 7, 1873) was an officer in the Union army during the American Civil War. Carleton is most famous as an Indian fighter in the southwestern Unit...

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