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Julia Archibald Holmes MP (1838 - 1887)

On August 5, 1858, 20-year-old Julia Archibald Holmes reached the lofty 14,115-foot summit of Pikes Peak, perhaps the most famous mountain in the United States. Not only did Miss Holmes become the firs...

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Franklin Capen Avery MP (1849 - 1923)

Biographical Summary: "No record of Colorado would be complete without the record of the career of Franklin C. Avery, of Fort Collins, who departed this life on April 24, 1923. In his death Colorado su...

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Nathan Meeker (1817 - 1879)

Nathanial C. Meeker (July 12, 1817-September 30, 1879) was a 19th-century United States (US) journalist, homesteading entrepreneur, and Indian agent for the federal government. He is noted for his fo...

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Josephine Meeker, Teacher and Doctor (1857 - 1882)

Josephine Meeker (January 28, 1857 – December 20, 1882), was a teacher and physician at the White River Indian Agency in Colorado Territory, where her father Nathan Meeker was the United State...

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William Austin Hamilton Loveland MP (1826 - 1894)

William Austin Hamilton Loveland (1826–1894) was a U.S. railroad entrepreneur and businessman in the late 19th century. An early resident of Golden when it was the capital of the Colorado Territ...

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Benjamin Franklin Wadsworth (1827 - 1893)

Benjamin Franklin Wadsworth was a founder and first postmaster of Arvada. Children of Benjamin Franklin Wadsworth and Mary Ann Grove John Grove Wadsworth 1851 Mary Emma Wadsworth 1854 Links...

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Capt. Silas S. Soule (USA) (1838 - 1865)

Silas Stillman Soule (July 26, 1838 – April 23, 1865) was a Massachusetts abolitionist, Kansas Territory Jayhawker, and a soldier in the Colorado infantry and cavalry during the American Civil W...

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Clarissa Keech Cox (c.1823 - 1888)

b: ABT. 1823 in New York First wife of James Daniel Keech. Married: BEF. 1850 in ? ------------------ 1850 census of Broome County, NY: Daniel Keach (Keech) age 27, occupation Boatman, Clarrissa ...

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Thomas Reynolds Cox (USA) (1833 - 1907)

United States Census, 1860," Thos Cox, , Arapahoe, Kansas Territory (Colorado was part of Kansas Territory in 1860) name: Thos Cox residence: , Arapahoe, Kansas ward: South Park age: 28 yea...

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Pearl Elizabeth Grout (1852 - d.)

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Nathaniel Roy (1841 - 1877)

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Daniel Cheesman Oakes MP (1825 - 1887)

Daniel Cheeseman Oakes was born in Maine on April 3, 1825. He became one of the first permanent settlers in the city of Denver when he arrived on October 10, 1858. Oakes wrote a book called Pike ...

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Grant Evarestus Kindred (1868 - 1937)

Education The State University of Iowa LL.B. 1893 Burial Linn Grove Cemetery, Colorado Find A Grave

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Elizabeth (Lizzie) Sarah Smith (deceased)

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Newton Samuel Grout, I (1842 - 1901)

Newton Grout came to Colorado Territory, from Maine, with the brother of Upton Treat Smith in 1869. These two families were united by marriage when Newton’s sister, Sarah Elizabeth, married Upto...

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Alexander Cameron Hunt., 4th Governor of the Territory of Colorado (1825 - 1894)

Alexander Cameron Hunt (December 23, 1825 – May 14, 1894) was the fourth Governor of the Territory of Colorado serving from 1867-1869 as a member of the Republican Party. Alexander Cameron...

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Sarah E. Welty (1870 - 1934)

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William Ernest Bader (1868 - 1931)

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Nicholas Ernest Bader (1828 - 1872)

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Elizabeth Bader (1851 - 1935)

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Clemens Knaus (1843 - 1914)

Clemens Knaus was born in Harthausen auf der Scher, in the Principality of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, in 1843. In 1850 this principality was annexed by Prussia; Harthausen was a small village of less th...

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Silas Myron Dutton MP (1824 - 1913)

He served as a Private in Companies C and D, 2nd Colorado Cavalry. In 1870 he and wife Hattie L. were in Lacon, Illinois. He was working as a nursery man. He seems to have left his wife about 1880. I...

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Brevet Maj. General Edward M. McCook (USA), 5th Territorial Governor of Colorado (1833 - 1909)

Edward Moody McCook (June 15, 1833 – September 9, 1909) was a lawyer, politician, distinguished Union cavalry general in the American Civil War, American diplomat, and Governor of the Territor...

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Samuel Elbert, 6th Territorial Governor of Colorado (1833 - 1899)

"The History of Colorado, Page 680 Samuel H. Elbert was born in Logan county, Ohio, in 1833. Iowa Territory. His father, a physician of prominence in his profession, removed in 1840 to the then Terri...

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Dr. John Evans, 2nd Territorial Governor of Colorado MP (1814 - 1897)

He advocated the founding of Northwestern University & chose a suburb of Chicago as it's location. The suburb was thus named Evanston in his honor. He was appointed Governor of Colorado in 1862 by Pr...

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