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Jonathan Carver MP (1710 - 1780)

Jonathan Carver (April 13, 1710 – January 31, 1780) was an American explorer and writer. He was born in Weymouth, Massachusetts and then moved with his family to Canterbury, Connecticut. He la...

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Sarah O. Dooley (1846 - 1925)

Sallie May Dooley, Daughter Of The Old South A descendant of several old Virginia families, Sarah ("Sallie") O. May, the eighth of nine children, was born on June 7, 1846, in Lunenburg County at Locu...

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Orrin F. Mast (deceased)

Mudhouse Mansion is located in Fairfield County, Ohio on Mudhouse Road. Mudhouse Road was named for the first brick-and-mortar building in the area; the old Mudhouse Tavern used to stand where Zane's T...

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Bishop William M. Brown (1855 - 1937)

William Montgomery Brown (1855 – 1937), sometimes called "Bad Bishop" Brown, was an Anglican clergyman and author. Brown, of Galion, Ohio was consecrated a Bishop of the Episcopal Church, but is...

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James Habersham, Jr. (1745 - 1799)

JAMES HABERSHAM, JR., merchant, actively opposed the revenue acts of Parliament in 1775. He served (as did John Habersham) on the board of Trustees created in 1785 to establish the University of Georgi...

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Mary Elizabeth Surratt MP (c.1823 - 1865)

From CrimeMuseum.org : Mary Surratt was born Mary Elizabeth Jenkins in 1823, in the southern Maryland town of Waterloo. Mary’s birthplace was on what can now be considered Andrew’s Air ...

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Hannah Harrison (c.1730 - 1745)

Haunted Berkeley Plantation Benjamin Harrison IV met his death at Berkley Plantation one rainy night when he tried to close a jammed window and was struck by lightning and killed instantly. Unfortu...

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George Wythe, signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1726 - 1806)

George Wythe (1726 – June 8, 1806) was an American lawyer, a Virginia judge, and a prominent opponent of slavery. He was the first law professor in the United States and a noted classical schola...

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Anne Skipwith MP (1743 - d.)

Lady Anne Skipwith attended at ball at the Governor's Palace in Williamsburg, Virginia. She became miffed at her husband, Peyton Skipwith, and raced back to the Wythe house where she was staying at the...

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Edward "Blackbeard" Teach MP (1680 - 1718)

Edward Teach (c. 1680 – 22 November 1718), better known as Blackbeard, was a notorious English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of the American colonies during th...

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Ceilan Milo Spitzer (1849 - 1914)

Medina's Spitzer House Bed and Breakfast was built in 1890 by banker Ceilan Milo Spitzer. Today, a haunted room in the building is called Ceilan's Room. Two men can be heard talking in the dining room ...

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Lucretia Rudolph Garfield, First Lady MP (1832 - 1918)

Lucretia Rudolph-Garfield (April 19, 1832 – March 14, 1918), wife of James A. Garfield, was First Lady of the United States in 1881. Born in Hiram, Ohio, the daughter of Zebulon Rudolph, a f...

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James A. Garfield, 20th President of the USA MP (1831 - 1881)

James A. Garfield was John Hibbard's 3rd Cousin As the last of the log cabin Presidents, James A. Garfield attacked political corruption and won back for the Presidency a measure of prestige it had l...

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Hiram Mills Perkins (1833 - 1924)

OSU and Ohio Wesleyan's Perkins Observatory, located north of Columbus in Delaware County, just off Route 23, is haunted by its namesake, Hiram Perkins, OSU math professor and pig farmer. Dr. Hiram M...

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Mary Stockum (b. - 1863)

The story begins in Tuscarawas Township, part of Coshocton County, in the late 1800's. Christopher Stockum and his wife Mary Ann lived together on a large farm. Together they raised nine children. Due ...

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Brig. General Henry Bouquet (1719 - 1765)

Henry Bouquet was born in Rolle, Switzerland in 1719. A member of a prominent family, Bouquet began his military career at age 17 as a cadet in a Swiss regiment in the army of the Dutch Republic. Promo...

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Stuart Lathrop Pierson (1887 - 1905)

In 1905 Stuart Pierson was killed while pledging to this fraternity; he was struck by a train as he waited on a trestle over the Kokosing River. Whether or not a train was expected is not certain; ther...

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Orrin Granger (1788 - 1821)

Orrin Granger built the Buxton Inn in Granville, Ohio in 1812. Workers renovating the inn claim to have seen his ghost, dressed in blue.

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Lucy Paradise (c.1752 - d.)

Loony Lucy Ludwell is rumored to be the spirit that haunts the Ludwell-Paradise House. The home is a beautiful example of Georgian architecture and dates back to 1755, when it was featured in the Virgi...

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Una Reilly Dickerson (1881 - 1959)

Una Reilly Dickerson was the wife of Nevada governor Denver Sylvester Dickerson. Una was the First Lady of Nevada from May 22, 1908 – January 2, 1911. After her husband's death, Una became a...

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The "Unsinkable" Mollie Brown MP (1867 - 1932)

Margaret "Molly" Brown (née Tobin) (July 18, 1867 – October 26, 1932) was an American socialite, philanthropist, and activist who became famous due to her survival of the 1912 sinking of ...

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Hutchins Gordon Burton, Governor (c.1782 - 1836)

Hutchins Gordon Burton (1774 or 1782 – 21 April 1836) was the 22nd Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina from 1824 to 1827. Some sources indicate that he was not affiliated with any par...

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Elizabeth Jane Bellamy (Ghost of Bellamy Bridge) MP (1819 - 1837)

Legend local to Marianna, FL has it that Elizabeth Jane Bellamy (Croom) died on her wedding night (11 May 1837) when her wedding dress caught fire. Her ghost still appears to this day. Elizabeth's husb...

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Josefita Rebecca Otero (1880 - 1951)

Legend of the Las Lunas Ghost. From: In the early 1900s control of the mansion passed to Eduardo Otero. In the 1920s multiple improvements to the mansion were made, including the addition of a sola...

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Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the USA MP (1809 - 1865)

For more information and photos of his burial place, click on : Abraham Lincoln Overview Abraham Lincoln, U.S. President Born: 12 February 1809 Birthplace: Near Hodgenville, Kentucky Died: ...

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Jesse Shepard (AKA Francis Grierson) (1848 - 1927)

Benjamin Henry Jesse Francis Shepard (September 18, 1848 – May 29, 1927) was a composer and pianist, who also wrote under the pen name of Francis Grierson. He was born in Birkenhead, England, ...

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Thomas Whaley (1823 - 1890)

Thomas Whaley (October 5, 1823–December 14, 1890) early settler of San Diego. -------------------- Ghostly Encounters In the 1960s, The Whaley House was designated as an official Haunt...

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Anna Eloise Whaley (1837 - 1913)

Ghostly Encounters In the 1960s, The Whaley House was designated as an official Haunted House by the United States Commerce Department. The only other official haunted house in California is the Winc...

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Kate Morgan (AKA Lottie A. Bernard) (1865 - 1892)

Kate Morgan (1865–1892) is an American who died under mysterious circumstances, and is thought by locals to be a ghost at the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, CA. She was buried at nearby Mount H...

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Marilyn Monroe MP (1926 - 1962)

note: This profile is currently under review. Any changes to this profile need to be approved by: "'Jason Kennedy:"' Email: MarilynMonroeFamily@gmail.com OFFICIAL FAMILY WEBSITE: MarilynMonroeF...

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Clifton Webb (1893 - 1966)

WEBB, CLIFTON (Nov. 19, 1893-Oct. 13, 1966), American singer, dancer, and actor, was born Webb Parmalee Hollenbeck in Indianapolis, Ind. In 1896 his family moved to New York City, and there, when he ...

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Nathanial Hawthorne (1804 - 1864)

Nathaniel Hawthorne born Nathaniel Hathorne born July 4, 1804, died May 19, 1864 Nathaniel Hawthorne was an American novelist and short story writer. Biography Nathaniel Hawthorne was born in 180...

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Isaac Mishler (1849 - 1931)

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Aaron Burr, Jr., 3rd Vice President of the USA MP (1756 - 1836)

Aaron Burr, Jr. served as the third Vice President of the United States under President Thomas Jefferson (1801–1805) , and was the first vice president to never serve as president. He fought i...

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Edgar Allan Poe MP (1809 - 1849)

Poe Museum Edgar Allan Poe (January 19, 1809 – October 7, 1849) was an American writer, poet, editor and literary critic, considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for hi...

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Margaret "Peggy" Arnold MP (1760 - 1804)

Peggy Shippen, or Margaret Shippen (July 11, 1760 - August 24, 1804), was the second wife of General Benedict Arnold (following Margaret Mansfield, who died in 1775). Peggy's Childhood Peggy was ...

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Gilbert du Motier, marquis de La Fayette MP (1757 - 1834)

DAR Ancestor # is A067795 He was in the service of France with the rank of MAJOR GENERAL. See - Wikipedia... Marie-Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de La Fayette (French pronuncia...

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Elizabeth Roberts (1779 - 1847)

Physick Mansion is said to be haunted by the namesake's wife, reportedly seen weeping in the yard near the site of her beloved tree that was chopped down shortly before her demise.

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William Penn, Founder of Pennsylvania MP (1644 - 1718)

Overview William Penn (October 14, 1644 – July 30, 1718) was an English founder and "Absolute Proprietor" of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future U.S....

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Benjamin Franklin, Signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1706 - 1790)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for Pennsylvania. DAR Ancestor #: A041702 Of all the accomplishment of Ben Franklin you must take into account, his opening remark in his autobiography: "I Benj...

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Maj. Gen. Benedict Arnold, V MP (1741 - 1801)

Benedict Arnold V (January 14, 1741 – June 14, 1801) was a general during the American Revolutionary War. He began the war in the Continental Army but later defected to the British Army. While...

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Alexander Hamilton, Signer of the US Constitution MP (1757 - 1804)

DAR Ancestor #: A050054 Alexander Hamilton (January 11, 1755 or 1757 – July 12, 1804) was the first United States Secretary of the Treasury, a Founding Father, economist, and political philoso...

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Betsy Ross MP (1752 - 1836)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA. DAR Ancestor # A022879 . Elizabeth "Betsy" Griscom (1 January 1752 - 30 January 1836), popularly known as Betsy Ross , was the eighth of sevente...

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Thomas Jefferson, 3rd President of the United States of America MP (1743 - 1826)

Thomas Jefferson was part of the Committee of Five appointed by the Continental Congress to draft the Declaration of Independence and the main author. The others were John Adams, Roger Sherman, Robert ...

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Sid Vicious (1957 - 1979)

He was an English musician best known as the bassist of the influential punk rock group Sex Pistols. In 2006 he was inducted posthumously into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Sex Pist...

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Eugene O'Neill, Nobel Prize in Literature 1936 MP (1888 - 1953)

Eugene Gladstone O'Neill (October 16, 1888 – November 27, 1953) was a Nobel-prize winning American playwright. More than any other dramatist, O'Neill introduced American drama to the dramatic re...

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Dylan Marlais Thomas (1914 - 1953)

Dylan Marlais Thomas (27 October 1914 – 9 November 1953) was a Welsh poet and writer who wrote exclusively in English. In addition to poetry, he wrote short stories and scripts for film and radi...

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Bugsy Siegel (1906 - 1947)

Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel (born Benjamin Siegelbaum;[1] February 28, 1906 – June 20, 1947) was an American gangster who was involved with the Genovese crime family. Siegel was a major driving forc...

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Andrew Jackson Borden MP (1822 - 1892)

-------------------- 2. Andrew Jackson2 Borden (Abraham Bowen3, Richard4, Richard5, Thomas6, Richard7, John8, Richard9, Matthew10) was born in Fall River, Bristol, MA 13 Sep 1822. Andrew died 4 Aug...

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Abigail "Abby" Durfee Borden (1828 - 1892)

Step-mother of Lizzie Borden, and victim in the murders.

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Salem Witch Judge George Corwin (1665 - 1696)

George Corwin (February 26, 1666 – April 12, 1696) was the High Sheriff of Essex County, Massachusetts during the Salem witch trials. George Corwin/Lydia Gedney Family Father: John Corwin ...

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Giles Corey, Salem Witch MP (c.1621 - 1692)

Giles Corey (circa 1621 - 1692) - One of the six men to be executed during the Salem witch trials of 1692. Five were hanged after being convicted of witchcraft, but Giles Corey was pressed to death wit...

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Cassius Marcellus Clay "The Lion of White Hall", Gen. (USA) MP (1810 - 1903)

) Cassius Marcellus Clay (October 19, 1810 – July 22, 1903), nicknamed "The Lion of White Hall", was an emancipationist from Madison County, Kentucky, United States. He was a cousin of Henry C...

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Sarah Lockwood Pardee MP (1839 - 1922)

Sarah Winchester Sarah Winchester, formerly Sarah Lockwood Pardee, married William Wirt Winchester on 30 September 1862. Despite the fact that the Civil War was then going on in the USA, the wedding ...

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