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Hon. Nelson Dingley Jr (1832 - 1899)

Nelson was a Representative from Maine. He attended the common schools at Unity, Maine, Waterville Seminary, and Waterville College. He graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH in 1855. He graduat...

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Richard Ghormley Eberhart (1904 - 2005)

Richard Ghormley Eberhart (April 5, 1904 – June 9, 2005) was an American poet who published more than a dozen books of poetry and approximately twenty works in total. He won the Pulitzer Prize...

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George G. Fogg, U.S. Senator (1813 - 1881)

George Gilman Fogg (May 26, 1813 – October 5, 1881) was a United States Senator and diplomat from New Hampshire. Born in Meredith Center, he pursued classical studies and graduated from Dartmo...

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Frank Nesmith Parsons (1854 - 1934)

Frank Nesmith Parsons (born Dover, New Hampshire September 3, 1854 - died Franklin, New Hampshire 1934) was a lawyer, politician, and Chief Justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Court from 1902 to 192...

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Basil O'Connor (1892 - 1972)

Basil O'Connor (January 8, 1892 – March 9, 1972) was an American lawyer. In co-operation with US-President Franklin D. Roosevelt he started two foundations for the rehabilitation of polio pati...

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Howland H. Sargeant (1911 - 1984)

Howland Hill Sargeant (July 13, 1911 – February 29, 1984) was United States Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs from 1952-53, and the president of Radio Liberty from 1954 to 1975. ...

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George Thorndike Angell (1823 - 1909)

George Thorndike Angell (June 5, 1823 – March 16, 1909) was an American lawyer, philanthropist, and advocate for the humane treatment of animals. He was born in Southbridge, Massachusetts, g...

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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...

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Col.Benjamin Kendrick Pierce MP (1790 - 1850)

Benjamin Kendrick Pierce once described his life as having been like "a leaf in the breeze" and it surely was. Born the eldest son, and 2nd child, of Gov Benjamin Pierce, Benjamin K grew up in Hillsb...

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Gene Markey (1895 - 1980)

Eugene Willford "Gene" Markey (December 11, 1895–May 1, 1980) was an American author, producer, screenwriter, and highly decorated naval officer. Markey was born in Jackson, Michigan on Decemb...

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George H. Moses, U.S. Senator (1869 - 1944)

George Higgins Moses (February 9, 1869 – December 20, 1944) was a U.S. diplomat and political figure. He graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy in 1887 and Dartmouth College with the class o...

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Augustus C. French, Governor (1808 - 1864)

Augustus Chaflin French (August 2, 1808 - September 4, 1864) was the ninth Governor of the U.S. state of Illinois from 1846 until 1853. He is best known for his fiscal policies, which eliminated the ...

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Robert Bushnell Ryan (1909 - 1973)

Robert Bushnell Ryan (November 11, 1909 – July 11, 1973) was an American actor who often played hardened cops and ruthless villains. Early life and career Ryan was born in Chicago, Illinoi...

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Ichabod Bartlett, US Congress (1786 - 1853)

Ichabod Bartlett (July 24, 1786 – October 19, 1853) was a United States Representative from New Hampshire. He was born in Salisbury, New Hampshire. He received a classical education and gradua...

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Lowell Jackson Thomas, Jr. (1923 - d.)

. Lowell Jackson Thomas, Jr. (born October 6, 1923) is a film and television producer who collaborated with his father, the accomplished reporter and author Lowell Thomas, on several projects before ...

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Harry Chandler (1864 - 1944)

Harry Chandler (May 17, 1864 – September 23, 1944) was an American newspaper publisher and investor who became owner of the largest real estate empire in the U.S. Early life Harry Chandler...

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Edward Follansbee Noyes, son of Theodore Noyes & Hannah (1832 - 1890)

"Political Graveyard": Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; Governor of Ohio, 1872-74; U.S. Minister to France, 1877-81. 1890. Interment at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio. "Hist of...

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Gov. Samuel Huntington (1765 - 1817)

The third governor of Ohio, Samuel Huntington , was born in Coventry, Connecticut, on October 4, 1765. His father was Reverend Joseph Huntington, a minister of liberal views and a descendant of Simon...

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John Hubbard, Governor (1794 - 1869)

) John Hubbard (March 22, 1794 – February 6, 1869) was the 22nd Governor of Maine in the United States. Childhood and early career Hubbard was a native of Readfield, Maine. He was born Mar...

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Charles Manley Smith, Governor (1868 - 1937)

Charles Manley Smith (August 3, 1868 – August 12, 1937) was an American politician from Vermont. He served as the 63rd Governor of Vermont from 1935 to 1937, and as the 57th Lieutenant Governo...

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John A. M. Hinsman (1911 - 1980)

John A. M. Hinsman (March 22, 1911 ) was a Vermont politician and attorney who served as President of the Vermont State Senate. Biography John Abner Mead Hinsman was born in Rutland, Vermont on M...

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Peter T. Washburn, Governor (1814 - 1870)

Peter Thacher Washburn (September 7, 1814 – February 7, 1870) was a lawyer, politician and Adjutant and Inspector General of the State of Vermont during the American Civil War. He was elected ...

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Richard Fletcher, US Congress (1788 - 1869)

) Richard Fletcher (1788–1869) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts. The brother of Governor Ryland Fletcher, he was born in Cavendish, Vermont on Janu...

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Martin Chittenden, 7th Governor of Vermont MP (1763 - 1840)

Martin Chittenden (March 12, 1763 – September 5, 1840) was an American politician from Vermont. He served as a United States Representative and as the seventh Governor of Vermont during a cruc...

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Samuel D. Felker, Governor (1859 - 1932)

Samuel Demeritt Felker (April 16, 1859 – November 14, 1932) was an American lawyer and Democratic politician from Rochester, New Hampshire. Family life Felker was born to William H. an...

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Samuel Dinsmoor, Jr., Governor (1799 - 1869)

. Samuel Dinsmoor, Jr. (May 8, 1799 – February 24, 1869) was an American lawyer, banker and politician from Keene, New Hampshire. His father, Samuel Dinsmoor, had been Governor of New Hampshir...

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Matthew Harvey, Governor (1781 - 1866)

Matthew Harvey (June 21, 1781 – April 7, 1866) was a was a lawyer, politician, and long-serving United States federal judge from Hopkinton, New Hampshire. Born in Sutton, New Hampshire, Ha...

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David L. Morril, Governor, U.S. Senator (1772 - 1849)

David Lawrence Morril (June 10, 1772 – January 28, 1849) was an American politician, attorney, physician and minister. He served as a U.S. Senator for New Hampshire from 1817 to 1823, and wa...

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Channing H. Cox, Governor (1879 - 1968)

Channing Harris Cox (October 28, 1879 – August 20, 1968) was an American Republican politician and the 49th Governor of Massachusetts born in Manchester, New Hampshire. Channing Cox attended...

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Samuel W. McCall, Governor (1851 - 1923)

Samuel Walker McCall (February 28, 1851 – November 4, 1923) was a member of the United States House of Representatives, and the 47th Governor of Massachusetts. He was born in East Providence T...

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Emory Washburn, Governor (1800 - 1877)

Emory Washburn (February 14, 1800 – March 18, 1877) was a United States lawyer, politician, and historian. He was Governor of Massachusetts for one term (from 1854 to 1855), and served for man...

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Rev. Daniel Oliver (1753 - 1840)

Lost his mother at age 7, his father at age 16. Served under Jonathan Haraden 1780-81 on privateer ships CATO and PICKERING. Graduated Dartmouth in 1785. Married JUNE 1786. Congregational minister in B...

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Elisha Gallup (1779 - 1828)

Dartmouth College, 1804. MA Yale and Dartmouth 1807. Merchant. Sources: Gallup Genealogy: Gallop, Galloup, Galloupe, Gallupe, Gollop. Second edition, Revised and Expanded. By The Gallup Family As...

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William Goodall (1792 - 1867)

) Jump to: navigation, search William Goodell (1792–1867) was an American missionary. He was born at Templeton, Mass., educated at Phillips Academy (Andover), Dartmouth College, and Andover ...

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Sidney Lewis Gulick (1860 - 1945)

Sidney Lewis Gulick (1860–1945) was an educator, author, and missionary who spent much of his life working to promote greater understanding and friendship between Japanese and American culture...

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Gen. Eleazer W. Ripley, US Congress (1782 - 1839)

Eleazer Wheelock Ripley (1782–1839) , was a graduate of Dartmouth College, a distinguished Brigadier General in the War of 1812, and a U. S. Representative from Louisiana from 1835 until 1839....

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Roger Sherman Greene (1840 - 1930)

Jump to: navigation, search Roger Sherman Greene (December 14, 1840 – February, 17, 1930) was a United States lawyer, judge, politician and military officer. He was a descendant of many ...

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Perkins Bass (1912 - 2011)

Perkins Bass (October 6, 1912 – October 25, 2011) was an American elected official from the state of New Hampshire, including four terms as a U.S. Representative from 1955 to 1963. Biograp...

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John Barrett, U.S Ambassador to Siam, Argentina, Panama, and Columbia (1866 - 1938)

) John Barrett (November 28, 1866 – October 17, 1938) was a United States diplomat and one of the most influential early directors general of the Pan American Union. On his death, the New York...

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T. A. D. Fessenden, US Congress MP (1826 - 1868)

Thomas Amory Deblois Fessenden (January 23, 1826 – September 28, 1868) was a U.S. Representative from Maine, the son of abolitionist legislator Samuel Fessenden, and brother of Treasury Secret...

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Samuel Clesson Allen (1772 - 1842)

Samuel Clesson Allen (January 5, 1772–February 8, 1842) was a U.S. politician from Massachusetts during the first third of the 19th century. He began his career as a member of the Federalist P...

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Lt. Colonel Samuel E. Pingree (USA), Governor (1832 - 1922)

Samuel Everett Pingree (August 2, 1832 – June 1, 1922) was a lawyer, a U.S. politician of the Republican Party, and an American Civil War veteran who received the Medal of Honor. Early life ...

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Brig. General Alfred Gibbs (USA) (1823 - 1868)

from The New York Times, December 28, 1868 Brevet Major-Gen. ALFRED GIBBS, Major of the Seventh United States Cavalry, died at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, on Saturday, aged 46 years. Gen. GIBBS was ...

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John Henry Wright (1852 - 1908)

John Henry Wright (February 4, 1852 – November 25, 1908) was an American classical scholar, born at Urumiah, Persia. He was the son of missionary and oriental scholar Austin Hazen Wright, the ...

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David T. McLaughlin (1932 - 2004)

David Thomas McLaughlin (March 16, 1932 – August 25, 2004) was the 14th President of Dartmouth College, 1981–1987. Mr. McLaughlin also served as Chief Executive Officer of Orion Safety ...

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Milo Parker Jewett (1808 - 1882)

Milo Parker Jewett (1808–1882) was a U.S. educator, born at St. Johnsbury, Vermont Jewett was a graduate of Dartmouth College (1828) and Andover Theological Seminary (1833). He became prof...

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Caleb Mills (1806 - 1879)

Caleb Mills (1806 – 1879) was an American educator and the first faculty member of Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana. He helped to construct the public education system of Indiana. Mil...

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Zephaniah Swift Moore (1770 - 1823)

Zephaniah Swift Moore (November 20, 1770 – June 29, 1823) was an American Congregational clergyman and educator. He taught at Dartmouth College during the early 1810s and had a house built in ...

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Artemas Wyman Sawyer (1827 - 1907)

Artemas Wyman Sawyer (4 March 1827 – 5 August 1907) was an American Baptist minister and educator. He was the president of Acadia College (now Acadia University) in Nova Scotia, Canada from 18...

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Dr. William Thayer Smith (1839 - 1909)

William Thayer Smith (1839–1909) served as Dean of the Dartmouth Medical School from 1896 until his death in 1909 and was the first dean to give the name "Dartmouth Medical School" to the organi...

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The Rev. Asa Dodge Smith D.D., L.L.D. (1804 - 1877)

The Rev. Asa Dodge Smith D.D., L.L.D. (September 21, 1804 – August 16, 1877) served as the 7th president of Dartmouth College from 1863 until his death in 1877. Dartmouth Presidency Af...

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Ernest Martin Hopkins (1877 - 1964)

Ernest Martin Hopkins (November 6, 1877 – August 13, 1964) served as the 11th President of Dartmouth College from 1916 to 1945. Dartmouth Presidency At the dedication of the Hopkins Ce...

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The Rev. William Jewett Tucker (1839 - 1926)

The Rev. William Jewett Tucker (July 13, 1839 – September 29, 1926) served as the 9th President of Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, United States, from 1893 to 1909. Dartmouth presidenc...

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John Wheelock (1754 - 1817)

John Wheelock (January 28, 1754 – April 4, 1817) was the eldest son of Eleazar Wheelock who was the founder and first president of Dartmouth College; John Wheelock succeeded his father as the ...

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Gus Sonnenberg (1898 - 1944)

Gustave Adolph Sonnenberg (March 6, 1898 – September 9, 1944) was an American football player and professional wrestler of German descent. As a wrestler, he was National Wrestling Association ...

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Myron E. Witham (1880 - 1973)

Myron Ellis Witham (October 29, 1880 – March 7, 1973) was an American football player, coach of football and baseball, and mathematics professor. He served as the head football coach at Purdue...

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Clarence Wiley "Doc" Spears (1894 - 1964)

Clarence Wiley "Doc" Spears (July 24, 1894 – February 1, 1964) was an American football player, coach, and doctor. He was an All-American guard at Dartmouth College (1914–1915) and serv...

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Chick Maynard (1896 - 1957)

Leroy Evans "Chick" Maynard (November 2, 1896 – January 31, 1957) was a shortstop in Major League Baseball who played briefly for the Boston Red Sox during the 1922 season. Listed at 5' 9", 15...

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Red Rolfe (1908 - 1969)

Robert Abial "Red" Rolfe (October 17, 1908 – July 8, 1969) was an American third baseman, manager and front-office executive in Major League Baseball. A native of Penacook, New Hampshire, he...

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Ralph Glaze (1882 - 1968)

Daniel Ralph Glaze (March 13, 1882 – October 31, 1968) was an American athlete and coach who played as a right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball, and later became a football and baseball...

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Harry Stephen Ackerman (1912 - 1991)

During his tenor as Vice President of Production at Screen Gems (1958-19740, American television producer Harry Ackerman delivered the classic sitcoms: Father Knows Best, Dennis the Menace, The Donna R...

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Pat Weaver (1908 - 2002)

Sylvester Barnabee "Pat" Weaver (December 21, 1908 – March 15, 2002) was an American radio advertising executive, who became president of NBC between 1953 and 1955. He has been credited with r...

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Fred Rogers MP (1928 - 2003)

Fred McFeely Rogers (March 20, 1928 – February 27, 2003) was an American educator, Presbyterian minister, songwriter, author, and television host. Rogers was most famous for creating and hosti...

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Edward Tuck (1842 - 1938)

Edward Tuck (August 24, 1842 – April 30, 1938) was an American banker and philanthropist. Born in Exeter, New Hampshire, he was educated at Dartmouth College. Tuck donated $500,000 to Dartmout...

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Charles Alfred Pillsbury - founder Pillsbury Co. (1842 - 1899)

U.S. flour industrialist Charles Alfred Pillsbury founded the Pillsbury Company along with his uncle, John Sargent Pillsbury. From 1877 to 1897, he was Minnesota State Senator and held the chairmanship...

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Moses Robinson, 2nd Governor of Vermont Republic, U.S. Senator (1741 - 1813)

Moses Robinson (March 22, 1741 – May 26, 1813) prominent Vermont political figure who served as governor during the Vermont Republic, and helped steward Vermont's transition to U.S. statehood....

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Ralph Metcalf, Governor (1798 - 1858)

Ralph Metcalf (November 21, 1798 – August 26, 1858) was an American lawyer and politician from Newport, New Hampshire. He served two terms as governor of New Hampshire. Born in 1798 in Cha...

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James L. McConaughy, Governor (1887 - 1948)

James Lukens McConaughy (October 21, 1887 - March 7, 1948) was an American politician and the 76th Governor of Connecticut. Birth and education McConaughy was born in New York on October 21, ...

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Nathan Cutler, Governor (1775 - 1861)

Nathan Cutler (May 29, 1775, Lexington, Massachusetts – June 8, 1861) was an American politician from Maine. He was a Democrat. Cutler graduated from Dartmouth College in 1798, and pract...

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Moody Currier, Governor (1806 - 1898)

Moody Currier (April 22, 1806 – August 23, 1898) was a lawyer, banker, generous patron of the arts, and Republican politician from Manchester, New Hampshire. Currier was born in Boscawen, ...

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Robert O. Blood, Governor (1887 - 1975)

Robert Oscar Blood (November 10, 1887 – August 3, 1975) was an American physician and Republican politician from Concord, New Hampshire. He served in both houses of the New Hampshire legislatu...

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John H. Bartlett, Governor (1869 - 1952)

John Henry Bartlett (March 15, 1869 – March 19, 1952) Descendant of Josiah Bartlett, signatory of the Declaration of Independence, Bartlett was an American teacher, high school principal, lawy...

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Leonard Wilcox, U.S. Senator (1799 - 1850)

Leonard Wilcox (January 29, 1799 – June 18, 1850) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. His father, Jeduthun Wilcox, was a United States Representative from New Hampshire from 1813 t...

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Ether Shepley, U.S. Senator (1789 - 1877)

Ether Shepley (November 2, 1789 – January 15, 1877) was an American lawyer, politician, and judge. Shepley, a Democratic-Republican, served in the Maine State House before becoming one of the ...

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Jonathan Ross, U.S. Senator (1826 - 1905)

) Jonathan Ross (April 30, 1826 – February 23, 1905) was a United States Senator from Vermont. Born in Waterford, Vermont, he attended the public schools and St. Johnsbury Academy; he grad...

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James Willis Patterson, U.S. Senator (1823 - 1893)

James Willis Patterson (July 2, 1823 – May 4, 1893) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Biography Born in Henniker, he pursued classical studies, graduat...

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Albion Parris, Governor, U.S. Senator (1788 - 1857)

Albion Keith Parris (January 19, 1788–February 11, 1857) was an American politician and jurist of Maine. Parris served in many elected and appointed positions throughout this life, including s...

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Moses Norris, Jr., U.S. Senator (1799 - 1855)

. Moses Norris, Jr. (November 8, 1799 – January 11, 1855) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Pittsfield, he attended the public schools and the Pitt...

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Brig General Gilman Marston (USA), U.S. Senator (1811 - 1890)

Gilman Marston (August 20, 1811 – July 3, 1890) was a United States Representative, Senator, and United States Army general from New Hampshire. Early life Marston was born in Orford, New H...

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Henry W. Keyes, Governor, U.S. Senator (1863 - 1938)

Henry Wilder Keyes (May 23, 1863 – June 19, 1938) was an American farmer, banker, and Republican politician from Haverhill, New Hampshire. Born in 1863 in Newbury, Vermont, he was raised in Ne...

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Henry Hubbard, Governor, U.S. Senator (1784 - 1857)

Henry Hubbard (May 3, 1784 – June 5, 1857) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1829 to 1835, a Senator from New Hampshire during 1835 to 1841, and the Governor of N...

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James W. Grimes, Governor, U.S. Senator (1816 - 1872)

James Wilson Grimes (October 20, 1816 – February 7, 1872) was an American politician, serving as the third Governor of Iowa and a United States Senator from Iowa. Biography Born in Dee...

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Irving W. Drew, U.S. Senator (1845 - 1922)

Irving Webster Drew (January 8, 1845 – April 10, 1922) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Colebrook, he attended Kimball Union Academy and graduated from Dartmouth College...

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Judah Dana, U.S. Senator (1772 - 1845)

Judah Dana (April 25, 1772 – December 27, 1845) was a Maine statesman and U.S. Senator. He was born either in Connecticut or Vermont. He was a grandson (on his mother's side) of the Americ...

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Daniel Clark, U.S. Senator (1809 - 1891)

) Daniel Clark (October 24, 1809 – January 2, 1891) was an American politician who served in the New Hampshire legislature and the United States Senate. Clark was born in Stratham, New Ham...

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Rufus Choate, U.S. Senator (1799 - 1859)

Rufus Choate (October 1, 1799 – July 13, 1859), American lawyer and orator, was born in Ipswich, Massachusetts, a descendant of an English family which settled in Massachusetts in 1643. His fi...

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Dudley Chase, U.S. Senator (1771 - 1846)

Dudley Chase (December 30, 1771 – February 23, 1846) was a United States Senator from Vermont. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1791, studied law, and was admitted to the bar in 1793...

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Henry E. Burnham, U.S. Senator (1844 - 1917)

Henry Eben Burnham (November 8, 1844 – February 8, 1917) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Dunbarton, New Hampshire, he attended the public schools and Kimball Union Acad...

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Samuel Newell Bell, US Congress (1829 - 1889)

Samuel Newell Bell (March 25, 1829 – February 8, 1889) was a U.S. Representative from New Hampshire, grandson of Samuel Bell and nephew of James Bell. Born in Chester, New Hampshire, Bell ...

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Samuel Bell, Governor, U.S. Senator (1770 - 1850)

Samuel Bell (February 9, 1770 – December 23, 1850) was an American politician and lawyer who served as the 14th Governor of New Hampshire from 1819 to 1823, and as the United States Senator fo...

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Charles H. Bell, Governor, U.S. Senator (1823 - 1893)

) Charles Henry Bell (November 18, 1823 – November 11, 1893) was an American lawyer and Republican politician from Exeter, New Hampshire. Born in 1823 in Chester, New Hampshire, he served New ...

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Edmund Ezra Day (1883 - 1951)

Edmund Ezra Day (December 7, 1883 – March 23, 1951) was an American educator. Day received his undergraduate and master's degrees from Dartmouth College and his doctorate in economics from...

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The Rev. Francis Brown (1784 - 1820)

) The Rev. Francis Brown (January 11, 1784 – July 27, 1820) served as the president of Dartmouth College. He graduated from the College in 1805 and from 1806–1809 held a tutorship there...

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Rufus William Bailey (1793 - 1863)

Rufus William Bailey (13 April 1793 – 25 April 1863) was the founder of Augusta Female Seminary (later Mary Baldwin College), in Staunton, Virginia, and also president of Austin College, in ...

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Charles Augustus Aiken (1827 - 1892)

Charles Augustus Aiken (1827–1892) was a clergyman and academic. Biography He was born in Manchester, Vermont in 1827 to John Aiken and Harriet Adams Aiken. He graduated from Dartmouth...

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