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Charles Henry Parr (1868 - 1941)

Manufacturing Pioneer. Charles Walter Hart and Charles Henry Parr were the founders of the Hart-Parr Company of Charles City, Iowa. As the builders of the first commercially successful gasoline tract...

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Matilda Dodge Wilson (1883 - 1967)

Matilda Dodge Wilson (October 19, 1883 – September 19, 1967), was born Matilda Rausch in Walkerton, Ontario, Canada. She was the widow of John Francis Dodge who co-founded the Dodge motor ca...

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Alva Oxendine (1847 - 1924)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 24, 1847 Robeson County North Carolina, USA Death: Jun. 21, 1924 Robeson County North Carolina, USA Son of Jessie P & Cathrerine Lowry Oxendine Family links: Parent...

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James Franklin MP (1697 - 1738)

Printer- trained younger brother Ben in the printing business. Died at 41 years of age, leaving the business to his wife and son. -------------------- biography From The Medford Historical Regi...

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Ann Franklin MP (1696 - 1763)

America's first female newspaper editor. Upon the death of her husband James, she inherited his newspaper, the Rhode Island Almanack. biography From August 22 1762: Ann Franklin takes over as Edito...

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Brig. General Richard Malcolm Cutts III (USMC) (1903 - 1973)

Following his graduation from the United States Naval Academy in 1923, General Cutts, a descendant of Francis Scott Key, spent much time overseas, and achieved distinction by winning both in 1926 a...

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Vincent W Prejean (1923 - 1992)

Vincent W Prejean Find A Grave Memorial# 12243494 S2 U.S NAVY WORLD WAR II

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Dr. Carter Godwin Woodson "Father of African-American History" (1875 - 1950)

Earned a Ph.D. in History from Harvard University in 1912. He was the second African-American to earn a Ph.D. from Harvard. Both of his parents were ex-slaves. Image of WW I Draft Registration Card...

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Bertis Lenora Kinchen (1926 - 2007)

Bertis Lenora Erwin Kinchen Find A Grave Memorial# 33655221

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Mary Etta Erwin (1892 - 1985)

Mary Etta Sloan Erwin Find A Grave Memorial# 136554349 Note: Daug. of Clark(1849-1954) and Ada Livings Sloan(1872-1960).

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Rosetta King (1919 - 2002)

Rosetta Erwin King Find A Grave Memorial# 36162692

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Arthur Harold Sinel (1883 - 1955)

Arthur was a prominent figure of the NZ Shipping company, also invented and patented a bail-tie in both NZ & the USA.

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Thomas Edwin Sinel (1858 - 1928)

Thomas Edwin Sinel was a well known figure in the Auckland shipping circles...He had 11 Children 9 boys & 2 girls. 1 son died at birth. 6 of his sons all fought in WW1 and all came home. He was the fat...

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Amelia M Swaim MP (1870 - 1906)

Updated from MyHeritage Match by SmartCopy : Sep 27 2014, 18:39:16 UTC Amelia M. Irwin Swaim Find A Grave Memorial# 82501755

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William M Irwin (1838 - 1905)

William M. Irwin Find A Grave Memorial# 82502065 CO E 75 IND INF

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Christina Minnich (1815 - 1855)

Christina Ebersole Minnich Find A Grave Memorial# 52109678 Daughter of Jacob Ebersole and Salome Keller Married Jacob Minnich 29 June 1835 Clark County, OH

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Jacob Minnich (1814 - 1907)

Jacob Minnich Find A Grave Memorial# 52109584 Son of Peter Minnich and Magdalena Garber Married Christina Ebersole 29 June 1835 Clark County, OH

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Mary M Irwin (1841 - 1925)

Mary M. Minnich Irwin Find A Grave Memorial# 55063376 Married William Matthew Irwin. Daughter of Jacob Minnich and Christiana Ebersole.

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Captain Robert W. Burns, Jr. (USAF) (1935 - 2005)

Veteran of Vietnam War. Captain - United States Air Force. Graduate of V.M.I. and University of Miami. Preceded in death by his parents, Lt. Gen. Robert W Burns and Caroline Burns Jark.

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Henry Cullen Adams (1850 - 1906)

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John Morey (1750 - 1812)

Pvt. Revolutionary War, NH. Served in the military. See State Papers of New Hampshire Vol XVI Revolutionary Rolls Vol 3 (both in one binding) p 538. Listed among others under Orford, Grafton, NH, USA...

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James Franklin, Jr. MP (c.1724 - 1762)

From Rhode Island Heritage Hall of Fame Ann and James' son, James, Jr. also entered the business. He had apprenticed in Philadelphia with his uncle, Benjamin.  In June 1758, James, Jr . brough...

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Col. Hardy Murfree (1752 - 1809)

DAR #A083221 Hardy Murfree was the son of William Murfree, founder of Murfreesboro, North Carolina, and his wife Mary Moore. Subject was born on June 5, 1752, in Murfreesboro, North Carolina. He was ...

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Susan Hart Magoffin (1828 - 1855)

The granddaughter of Revolutionary War hero & first governor of Kentucky Issac Shelby, Susan Shelby married Santa Fe trader Samuel Magoffin. They became wealthy from the trade & traveled across the U...

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Amelia Earhart MP (1897 - 1937)

From Wikipedia : Amelia Earhart was a noted aviation pioneer. Hilary Swank portrays her in the movie Amelia released October 23, 2009. Amelia Mary Earhart (pronounced /ˈɛərh&#x...

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Theodore Case (1832 - 1900)

Civil War Union Army officer. Born in Jackson, Georgia, and attended school at Marietta College, Ohio, teaching school and studying medicine. One of the early town settlers of Kansas City Missouri, h...

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Mary Lynn Edwards Angell (1949 - 2001)

Lynn Edwards and her husband, Emmy Award winning producer David Angell, both died aboard American Airlines Flight 11, the first plane to hit the World Trade Center, during the September 11 attacks. T...

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Samuel Boone, Sr. MP (1728 - c.1808)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for SOUTH CAROLINA. DAR Ancestor # A012127

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James Smithies MP (1807 - 1879)

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Abraham O. Smoot - George B. Wallace Company (1847) Age at departure: 39 He came with his wife and children. His birth and death dates are confirmed by...

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Noble Willingham (1931 - 2004)

Noble Henry Willingham, Jr. (August 31, 1931 – January 17, 2004) was an American television and film actor, best known as C.D. Parker, opposite Chuck Norris's character on Walker, Texas Rang...

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Sarah Elizabeth Weaver (1838 - 1908)

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Michael Jeffrey Woods (1957 - 2006)

Actor, Businessman. A native of Warwick, Rhode Island, he was the brother of actor James Woods. His films include, "The Hard Way" (1991), "Straight Talk" (1992), "Killer: A Journal Of Murder" (1996),...

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Colonel Charles Henry Howard (USA) (1838 - 1908)

Charles Henry Howard (August 28, 1838 – January 27, 1908) was an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War, and a newspaper editor and publisher. He was the younger brother of ...

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Thomas Richardson, of Woburn MP (1608 - 1651)

From: Find A Grave Memorial# 59943874 ; Thomas Richardson Birth:  Jul. 3, 1608 in Westmill, Hertfordshire, England Death:   Aug. 28, 1651in Woburn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts...

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Lt. William C. Ashe, USMC (1765 - 1781)

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Samuel Porter Ashe (1763 - 1835)

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Ellen Hayes (1851 - 1930)

Ellen Amanda Hayes (September 23, 1851 – October 27, 1930) was an American mathematician and astronomer. She was a controversial character for not only being a female professor, but also e...

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Governor C. Bell (1895 - 1946)

Governor was the son of Hardie and Arsissus Hammonds Bell. He was the second husband of Fannie Sampson Hammonds. They married Jun. 23, 1920 in Robeson County, North Carolina.It was determined he was th...

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Clayton Rawson (1906 - 1971)

Clayton Rawson (1906–1971) was an American mystery writer, editor, and amateur magician. His four novels frequently invoke his great knowledge of stage magic and feature as their fictional det...

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Agnes Huntington (1864 - 1953)

Concert and opera singer in the 1880s.

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John Adam Matter (c.1732 - 1802)

DAR #A075337 Links Find A Grave

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Major Mehitable Ellis Woods (1811 - 1891)

Fairfield Iowa’s most famous and well-loved Civil War hero was actually not a hero at all, but a heroine: Major Mehitable Ellis Woods, better known to generations of Fairfielders as ...

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Edward Lyman Kittredge (1827 - 1906)

Edward "Kit" Lyman Kittredge, had participated in the California Gold Rush of 1849, been shipwrecked, and had walked 700 miles across the desert before returning to Boston to marry a widow, Mrs. Debora...

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Gerardo Joseph Lombardi (1920 - 2002)

Links Find A Grave

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Deacon Jonathan Adams MP (1614 - 1690)

Alternate Birth Dates: 1611, 1619 Jonathan Adams, Sr Find A Grave Memorial# 123058502 -------------------- iii. JONATHAN (2) ADAMS, b. 1614, BARTON, ST. DAVID, SOMERSET, ENGLAND; d. Jul...

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Henry Adams, of Barton St. David MP (1531 - 1596)

Henry Adams Birth: 1531 in Barton-St. David, Somersetshire, England Death: 12 AUG 1596 in Barton-St. David, Somersetshire, England Burial: 12 AUG 1596 Barton St. David, Somersetshire, England ...

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John Adams, of Barton St. David MP (1508 - 1575)

John Adams Find A Grave Memorial# 62073810 -------------------- The Adams name is thought to be of Welsh origin, originally Ap Adams(Ap meaning "son of" in Welsh), the Ap was dropped from the n...

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Group Captain Leonard Henry Trent, VC, DFC (1915 - 1986)

Leonard Trent was born April 14th, 1915 in Nelson. Between 1928 and 1934 he was educated at Nelson College. Following basic training at Taieri, Trent took flight training in Christchurch, receiving his...

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William Mehls Dewees, II, Lt. Col (1711 - 1777)

William Mehls Dewees - Memorial - Birth: Jul. 8, 1711 Montgomery County Pennsylvania, USA Death: 1777 Montgomery County Pennsylvania, USA **Gabriel Ancestors Who Serv WILLIAM MEHLS DEWEESE,...

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Jonathan Medford Jenkins (1835 - 1929)

Married Martha Ann Renolds August 25, 1855 in Cherokee County Texas. They were parents of eleven children. After the death of Martha he married Clara Bear June 27, 1901 in Texas. They were parents of o...

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Francis Bartow Harris, Sr. (1875 - 1935)

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Kenneth Thrash (1906 - 1970)

Kenneth Thrash played football for Georgia Tech and served in World War II as a Colonel in the US Army.

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Jonathan Fowler (1764 - 1806)

from historical marker in Poland, Mahoning County, Ohio: Built in 1804 by Jonathan Fowler, one of the founders of Poland Village, this structure served as his family home, general store, tavern and a...

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James Archie Mitchell, Sr (1897 - 1979)

Find a Grave Birth: Aug. 9, 1897 Robeson County North Carolina, USA Death: Apr. 12, 1979 Lumberton Robeson County North Carolina, USA James Archie was the son of Jim and Lummie Jacobs Mitchell....

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Turhand Kirtland (1755 - 1844)

Justly referred to as an Ohio pioneer, Turhand Kirtland was a prominent figure in the early days of the Ohio territory, being a founding father of what is now Poland, Ohio. During a long life that ...

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Daniel S. Bright, CSA MP (1827 - 1904)

Daniel Swift Bright was born on July 15, 1827 in North Carolina to unknown parents. On Census records, he listed both as being born in North Carolina and gave "American" as his ethnicity. Some Census r...

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Brigadier-General Lionel Smith, DSO (1870 - 1946)

Brigadier-General, D.S.O., R.A. He was the son of Reverend A. Smith. RMA; Royal Artillery 1890. Lieutenant Colonel 1914. Indian Front 1915-16. Mesopotamia 1917-1919 Brigadier-General. DSO (London Gazet...

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Simeon Garret Harkness (1826 - 1878)

Update 3/13/2015: Find A Grave 111622909. Member of the 133rd Ohio Infantry, Company G

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Kate "Ma" Barker (1873 - 1935)

Kate "Ma" Barker (born Arizona Clark; October 8, 1873 – August 16, 1935) was the mother of several criminals who ran the Barker gang from the "public enemy era", when the exploits of gangs of cr...

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L. Welch Pogue (1899 - 2003)

Lloyd Welch Pogue (October 21, 1899 – May 10, 2003) was an American aviation attorney and chairman of the now-defunct Civil Aeronautics Board.

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Florence Rigali AKA Sr. Mary David (1927 - 2008)

She was the one that received the announcement that her brother John Louis went missing in action during World War II. She was a nun in the order of the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary in the...

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Pvt. Benjamin Poore (1760 - 1840)

married Ruth Poore. 5 children Links DAR A 205454, PTV. MASS. DAR HAS HIS NAME WITHOUT THE 'E' ON THE END.

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Gavvy Cravath (1881 - 1963)

Clifford Carlton "Gavvy" Cravath (March 23, 1881 – May 23, 1963), also nicknamed "Cactus", was an American right fielder and right-handed batter in Major League Baseball who played primarily...

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Julia Ann Herreshoff (1811 - 1901)

Inscription: Gifted by Nature with keen sensibility and habitually a lover of Justice and Humanity. She approved the labors that marked the age for progress, in freedom, in temperance and in Religious ...

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Allan "Lisle" Carlisle Trotter (1894 - 1979)

Birth: Feb. 11, 1893 Neche Pembina County North Dakota, USA Death: Apr. 30, 1979 Saint Helens Columbia County Oregon, USA Family links: Parents: Thomas Erwin Trotter (1854 - 1951) Alice Cathe...

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Ida Smith (1871 - 1938)

Updated from Find A Grave Memorial via daughter Ora Hammonds (born Smith) by SmartCopy : Mar 11 2015, 11:58:56 UTC

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Hugh Smith, Jr (1866 - 1947)

Updated from Find A Grave Memorial via daughter Ora Hammonds (born Smith) by SmartCopy : Mar 11 2015, 11:58:56 UTC

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Mary Dickinson (1740 - 1803)

Birth: Jul. 19, 1740 Philadelphia Philadelphia County Pennsylvania, USA Death: Jul., 1803 Wilmington New Castle County Delaware, USA daugther of Isaac Norris and Sarah Logan Married July 19, 1770...

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William Mullins, "Mayflower" Passenger MP (c.1578 - 1621)

William Mullins parents are not known. See below for discussion. --- William and Alice Mullins arrived on the Mayflower December 1620 Added by Volker1963 on 23 Oct 2008 William Bradford’...

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Henry Barclay McCualsky (1903 - 1956)

He was a son of Peter and Sarah Oliver McCualsky. He was married to Elizabeth Campbell of Belpre, OH. He was a manager of the A & P Store, Belpre and later owned and operated his own grocery store, Bud...

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Brevet Brig. General John Hammond (USA) (1827 - 1889)

) John Hammond (born August 17, 1827 Crown Point, Essex County, New York – died May 28, 1889 Crown Point, New York) was an American manufacturer, Union Army general and politician from New Y...

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Nicholas Van Vranken Franchot (1855 - 1943)

Nicholas Van Vranken Franchot (August 21, 1855 – May 6, 1943) was an American businessman and politician from New York. Life He was born on August 21, 1855, in Morris, Otsego County, New...

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David Sinton MP (1808 - 1900)

Cincinnati.. August 31, 1900.. David Sinton the richest man in Cincinnati & Ohio, died this evening... at age 93.... He leaves an estate of 20 Million dollars.... Mr. Sinton was born in Ireland and rea...

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John Campbell (1808 - 1891)

Founder of Ironton, Ohio John Campbell iron master and capitalist, of Ironton, Ohio, was born near what is now called Ripley, in Brown county, Ohio, January 14th, 1808. His parentage is Scotch Irish,...

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Harriet Nelson MP (1909 - 1994)

Ozzie and Harriet TV Show 1. Harriet1 Hilliard (Roy Hilliard2 Snyder, Jacob H.3), daughter of Roy Hilliard Snyder and Hazel Dell McNutt, was born in Des Moines, Polk, Iowa 18 Jul 1909. She was ...

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Charles Frederick Herreshoff (1763 - 1819)

Charles Frederick Herreshoff. Herreshoff had come to America from Prussia in 1787, became a merchant in New York City and his business concern brought him to Rhode Island merchant and Revolutinary figu...

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Christina Boyer (1780 - 1859)

Birth: Oct. 4, 1780 Maryland, USA Death: Dec. 25, 1859 Ellerton Frederick County Maryland, USA Wife of Daniel Boyer Sr. 78yrs 2mos and 20 days Family links: Parents: (Bernhard) Peter Grossni...

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David Newton Henderson (1921 - 2004)

United States Congressman. Elected to represent the 3rd district of North Carolina in the US House of Representatives, he served fron 1961 to 1977. He did not seek re-election in 1976. Also served in t...

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Homer Austin Avery (1840 - 1903)

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 565 _____ Inscription: Co H 35 MO Inf Find A Grave Record

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Marion Andrew Ross (1832 - 1862)

Marion Ross was a Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Sergeant Major in Company B, 2nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Union Army. He was member of the Andrews Raiders. I...

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Capt. Appleton Oaksmith (1825 - 1887)

Appleton Oaksmith (February 12, 1825 – October 29, 1887), of Carteret County, North Carolina, was the son of Seba Smith and Elizabeth Oakes Smith. Appleton Oaksmith was one of the most c...

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Sgt. Joseph R. Beyrle, USA & USSR (1923 - 2004)

Joseph R. Beyrle (August 25, 1923 – December 12, 2004) is thought to be the only American soldier to have served with both the United States Army and the Soviet Army in World War II. Born in M...

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Janet Gellis (1900 - 1999)

---- Janet Sobol Gellis Find A Grave Memorial# 101126051 "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 4 March 2015), 005698898 > image 2475 of 3179; coun...

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Sonia Sobol (1874 - 1970)

Sonia Seicol Sobol Find A Grave Memorial# 102717051

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Jacob Sobol (1875 - 1961)

Jacob Sobol Find A Grave Memorial# 102716998

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Kenn Stryker-Rodda (1903 - 1990)

Links Find A Grave

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LTC Harry C. McCool, Crew # 4 (1918 - 2003)

Graduated from Beaver High School, Beaver, Oklahoma and received BS degree from Institute of Technology, Weatherford, Oklahoma, January, 1940. Entered military service March 26, 1940 at Oklahoma City...

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Colonel Leroy M. McAfee (CSA) (1837 - 1873)

Leroy Magnum McAfee (1837 – 1873) was an American Confederate veteran and politician. He was a member of the North Carolina House of Representatives. Early life Leroy Magnum McAfee was b...

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Brig. General Barnwell R. Legge (1891 - 1949)

Barnwell Rhett Legge (July 9, 1891 – June 7, 1949) was a highly decorated U.S. Army officer, who reached the rank of Brigadier General. He is most noted as a Military Attaché to Switz...

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Hannah FAHNESTOCK (STUBAKER) (1755 - 1825)

Hannah Fahnestock Find A Grave Memorial# 29211964

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Solomon Gorgas (1764 - 1838)

Solomon Gorgas Find A Grave Memorial# 11641972 JOSEPH7 GORGAS (JACOB6, PSYCHE5 RITTENHOUSE, WILLEMYNTIE4 DEWEES, GERRET HENDRICKS3, HENDRICK ADRIAENSZ2 DE WEES, ADRIAEN HEYNDRICKS1) was born April ...

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General John J. "Black Jack" Pershing MP (1860 - 1948)

John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing, GCB (Hon) (September 13, 1860 – July 15, 1948), was a general officer in the United States Army who led the American Expeditionary Forces in World War I. Per...

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Lt.Col. Richard O. Joyce, Crew # 10 (1919 - 1983)

Attended the University of Nebraska. Entered service on July 26, 1940 and received pilot wings and commission at Kelly Field, Texas, March, 1941 and assigned to the 89th Reconnaissance Squadron at Mc...

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Green Berry Dozier (1836 - 1910)

Entered the Confederate Army in 1861 and was wounded but returned to the fight after recovery.--------------------* Residence : 1850 - Covington county, Covington, Alabama, USA** Updated from 1850 Unit...

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Elias Dozier (c.1830 - 1886)

Residence : 1850 - Covington county, Covington, Alabama, USA** Updated from 1850 United States Federal Census via Daniel Dozier by SmartCopy : Mar 2 2015, 17:34:36 UTC

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Chester Floyd Carlson MP (1906 - 1968)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 8, 1906 Seattle King County Washington, USA Death: Sep. 19, 1968 New York New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA He was an American physicist, inventor, and patent a...

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Gaius Paddock (1758 - 1831)

A native of Massachusetts, enlisted in the conflict, was a member of Capt. Isaac Wood's company, Col. Larned's Regiment. He entered the service January 1, 1776, was afterward with the troops that eva...

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James Harkness (1759 - 1836)

Update 3/8/2015:A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of Sargent. DAR Ancestor # A050646 . Find A Grave # 18962480.James was also involved in Shay's Rebellion.

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William Jobe Perkins (1815 - 1869)

Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Brigham Young Company (1848) Approximate age at departure: 32 From Nauvoo, William and his wife Martha Randall left Illinois in May 1846 with William&#...

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Maj. Thomas R. White, Crew # 15, Flight Surgeon (1909 - 1992)

M.D. degree at Harvard Medical School in 1937. Took postgraduate training at Johns Hopkins and interned in Baltimore and Honolulu . Joined Army Air Corps in June, 1941. Served as gunner on Tokyo Ra...

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