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"Doctor" John Marsh (1799 - 1856)

) "Doctor" John Marsh was born in 1799 in South Danvers, Massachusetts and died in Pacheco, California in 1856. He was an early pioneer and settler in California, and although he did not have a medic...

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Gen. George B. Crittenden (CSA) MP (1812 - 1880)

George Bibb Crittenden (March 20, 1812 – November 27, 1880) was a career United States Army officer who served in the Black Hawk War, the Army of the Republic of Texas, the Mexican-American Wa...

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John J. Hardin (Major Gen. Illinois Militia) (1810 - 1847)

John J. Hardin (January 6, 1810 – February 23, 1847) was a U.S. Representative and militia general from Illinois. Born in Frankfort, Kentucky, Hardin pursued classical studies and was gradua...

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William Avery (1807 - 1878)

He was a captain in the Black Hawk war; his fine old homestead, "Long Hollow," was a hospitable resting place for the weary traveler and a land mark for the pioneer ; the first school in that vicinity ...

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

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...

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Alexander George Sutherland (1838 - 1911)

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Horton D. Haight Company (1863) Age at departure: 25 Find a Grave Birth: Aug. 23, 1838 Northumberland, England Death: Jul. 31, 1911 Provo Utah ...

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William Mayfield (1810 - 1862)

William Mayfeild, (1810 - 1862), American pioneer in Illinois, Texas and California, soldier, farmer, miner, cattleman. He led Tulare County militia to aid settlers in the early part of the Owens Val...

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William H. Howe MP (1829 - 1892)

The following is adapted from John M. Gresham, Historical and Biographical Record of Douglas County, Illinois (1900). About 1839 William Howe was entered in a subscription school for six months in Ve...

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Brevet Brig. General Isaac C. Pugh (USA) (1805 - 1874)

Isaac Campbell Pugh (November 23, 1805-November 19, 1874) was a United States volunteer soldier who was a veteran of the Black Hawk War, Mexican War and American Civil War rising to the rank of Breve...

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John S Clifton (1809 - 1863)

Find a Grave Memorial # 22160026 ; John S Clifton Birth:   Feb. 22, 1809 in Champaign County, Ohio, USA Death:  Jul. 31, 1863, Peoria County, Illinois, USA Son of: Samuel C. & M...

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