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Dr. Robert Hale MP (1668 - 1719)

Dr. Robert Hale Birth: 3 Nov 1668, Beverly, Essex Co., MA Death: 12 Jan 1719 Age: 50 Beverly, Essex Co., MA Father: Rev. John Hale (1636-1700) Mother: Rebecca Byles Byley (1638-) Dr. Robe...

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Herbert lll Pelham, Esq. MP (1601 - 1673)

Graduated at Oxford 1619, and bore his father's Arms in the Hastings muster the same year. He came to Massachusetts in 1638, was first treasurer of Harvard College and returned to England 1649, where h...

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Col. Robert Hale, of Beverly (1702 - 1767)

notes Col. Robert Hale was a student in Harvard when his mother married again and he taught school in Exeter in his vacations. He graduated in 1721, followed his father's example and married his step...

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William Brattle (1662 - 1717)

Fellow of the Royal Society. Member, Harvard College Class of 1680. See Biographical Sketches of Graduates of Harvard, by John Sibley & Clifford Shipton, Vol. 3, page 200. --------

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Reverend William Hubbard Jr. (1621 - 1704)

Wrote: Narrative of the Troubles with the Indians of New England b. 1621 Tendring Hundred, Essex arrived Boston 10/3/1638 with family Ordained 5/23/1639 Grad. Harvard 1642 minister at Wenha...

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Rev. Dr. Nathaniel Williams (1675 - 1737)

Nathaniel Williams, M.A. (Boston Latin School 1682, Harvard 1693). This Nathaniel Williams, 3rd, was a physician. In early life he removed to the West Indies, but soon returned to Boston, where he succ...

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Dr. John Alcock MP (1627 - 1667)

1646 graduate of Harvard College. Married Sarah Palgrave. Buried in Eustis St. Burying ground according to NEHGR. No known grave marker survives. John Alcock, M. A., was born in England early in 16...

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Jonathan Hastings (1709 - 1783)

Jonathan Hastings Jr., born on 1 January 1708/9 at Cambridge, Massachusetts, became steward of Harvard College in 1750. His administration was noted for the poor quality of food served, considered the ...

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Walter Hastings, M.D. (1752 - 1782)

From History of Chelmsford By P.H. Spaulding, W. Waters. Page 246: ... married Lucretia, daughter of Rev. Ebenezer Bridge. From Register of Members of the Society of Sons of the Revolution in the ....

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Jonathan Hastings (1751 - 1831)

From Historic Mansions and Highways Around Boston  By Samuel Adams Drake. Page 256: The second Jonathan Hastings, long the College Steward, was born in 1708, graduated at Harvard in 1730, an...

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Brig. General St. Julien Ravenel Marshall (USMC) (deceased)

The former chief of the Disciplinary Branch of the United States Marine Corps, he died on March 24, 1989 at his home in Arlington, Virginia. The senior surviving descendant to John Marshall, in 198...

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Paul Henry Nitze (1907 - 2004)

Paul Henry Nitze was a high-ranking United States government official who helped shape Cold War defense policy over the course of numerous presidential administrations. Nitze was born in Amherst, M...

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Donald Redfield Griffin (1915 - 2003)

Donald Redfield Griffin (August 3, 1915 - November 7, 2003) was an American professor of zoology at various universities who did seminal research in animal behavior, animal navigation, acoustic orien...

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Henry Bryant Bigelow (1879 - 1967)

Henry Bryant Bigelow (1879–1967) was an American oceanographer and marine biologist. After graduating from Harvard in 1901, he began working with famed ichthyologist Alexander Agassiz. Bigel...

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Charles Ingalls Giddings (1865 - d.)

One time editor of the Harvard Law Review, drowned in Lake Winnepesauke, NH while trying to rescue a boy who had fallen off a boat. Charles Ingalls Giddings had taken a group of poor boys from Boston t...

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A. Carl Leopold (1919 - 2009)

Aldo Carl Leopold (December 18, 1919 – November 18, 2009) was an American academic and plant physiologist. His father was Aldo Leopold, renowned ecologist and employee of the United States For...

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Luna Leopold (1915 - 2006)

Luna Bergere Leopold (October 8, 1915 in Albuquerque, New Mexico – February 23, 2006 in Berkeley, California) was a leading U.S. geomorphologist and hydrologist, and son of Aldo Leopold. He re...

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Marland P. Billings (1902 - 1996)

Marland Pratt Billings (March 11, 1902 – October 9, 1996) was an American structural geologist who was considered one of the greatest authorities on North American geology. Billings was Profes...

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Robert Phillip Sharp (1911 - 2004)

Robert Phillip Sharp (24 June 1911 – 25 May 2004) was an expert on the geological surfaces of the Earth and the planet Mars. Sharp served as the chairman of the Division of Geological Sciences...

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T. Wayland Vaughan (1870 - 1952)

Thomas Wayland Vaughan(1870–1952) was an American geologist and oceanographer. He worked with the United States Geological Surveyand United States National Museum, investigating the geology of...

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Reginald Aldworth Daly (1871 - 1957)

Reginald Aldworth Daly (March 18, 1871 – September 19, 1957) was a Canadian geologist. He was educated at the University of Toronto, where geologist A.P. Coleman persuaded him away from teachi...

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William Morris Davis ("father of American geography") (1850 - 1934)

William Morris Davis (February 12, 1850 – February 5, 1934) was an American geographer, geologist, geomorphologist, and meteorologist, often called the "father of American geography". He was...

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Monty Woolley (1888 - 1963)

Monty Woolley (August 17, 1888 – May 6, 1963) was an American stage, film, radio, and television actor. At the age of 50, he achieved a measure of stardom for his best-known role in the stage ...

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Rev. Nathaniel Huntting MP (1675 - 1753)

From The Heroes of the American Revolution and Their Descendants: Battle of Long Island (Google eBook) Henry Whittemore Heroes of the Revolution Publishing Company, 1897 - Long Island, Battle of...

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Edward Mitchelson MP (1644 - c.1677)

From Biographical Sketches of Graduates of Harvard University: In Cambridge, Massachusetts, Volume 2 (Google eBook) Massachusetts Historical Society, 1881. Page 189-190: EDWARD MITCHELSON. B...

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Chief Justice of Alaska Jay Andrew Rabinowitz MP (1927 - 2001)

Jay Andrew Rabinowitz (February 25, 1927 – June 16, 2001) was an American lawyer, jurist, and Chief Justice of the Alaska Supreme Court four non-consecutive terms (1972–1975, 1978–...

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Rabbi Jacob Bernard Agus (Agushewitz) MP (1911 - 1986)

From Wikipedia (English) : Jacob B. Agus (November 8, 1911 – September 26, 1986) was a liberal Conservative rabbi and theologian who played a key role in the Conservative Rabbinical Assembly. ...

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Edward T. Canby (1912 - 1998)

Edward T. Canby (1912-1998), a noted reviewer, radio-show host, folklorist and early advocate of electronic music.

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Walter Lippmann MP (1889 - 1974)

Walter Lippmann (September 23, 1889 – December 14, 1974)[1] was an American writer, reporter, and political commentator famous for being among the first to introduce the concept of Cold War, c...

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Dr. Mehmet Oz MP

Cliffside Park, Bergen County, New Jersey, United States

Mehmet Cengiz Oz (Turkish: [mehˈmet dʒenˈɟiz øz]; born June 11, 1960), also known as Dr. Oz, is a Turkish-American cardiothoracic surgeon, author, and television pers...

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David Bernard Keidan MP

David B. Keidan, who graduated from Harvard College in 1966 and received an M.B.A. in 1968 from the Harvard Business School, is founder, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of the New York ...

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Robert Neelly Bellah MP (1927 - 2013)

Robert Neelly Bellah (February 23, 1927 – July 30, 2013) was an American sociologist, and the Elliott Professor of Sociology, as well as Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Berke...

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William Hooper, Signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1742 - 1790)

Representing North Carolina at the Continental Congress Born: June 28, 1742 in Boston, Massachusetts Education: Harvard College (Lawyer.) Work: Elected to General Assembly of North Carolina, 1773...

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Rev. Dr. Joseph Sewall (1688 - 1769)

Rev. Dr. Joseph Sewall was born on Aug. 15, 1688 in Boston. He was the son of Chief Justice Samuel E. Sewall and Hannah Hull. Joseph Sewall was baptised on Aug. 19, 1688 by Mr. Willard in the Old South...

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Governor James Bowdoin, Jr. MP (1726 - 1790)

James Bowdoin (August 7, 1726 – November 6, 1790) was an American political and intellectual leader from Boston, Massachusetts during the American Revolution. He served in both branches of the M...

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John Pitts (1738 - 1850)

John Pitts (1738–1815), was graduated at Harvard in 1757, was selectman of Boston from 1773 till 1778, represented the city in several provincial congresses, was speaker of the house in 1778, an...

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James Pitts (1712 - 1776)

James Pitts (1712–1776) was a Massachusetts merchant and an early American Patriot. Pitts, was born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1712 he was the son of John Pitts, who emegrated from England.[a...

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Saul Seiniger (b. - 1986)

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Samuel Seiniger (1892 - 1988)

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Ben Lucien Burman (1895 - d.)

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Walter Barton Leach (1900 - 1971)

A graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School, where he received his degree cum laude and served as Note Editor of the Law Review. In 1929, he joined the faculty as an instructor, and became Pro...

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George Lyman Kittredge (1860 - 1941)

From Wikipedia George Lyman Kittredge (February 28, 1860 – July 23, 1941) was a celebrated professor and scholar of English literature at Harvard University. His scholarly edition of the works o...

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Abigail "Abby" Leach (1855 - d.)

In 1878, Abigail "Abby" Leach arrived on the doorstep of three Harvard professors, William W. Goodwin, James B. Greenough, and Francis J. Child to instruct her in Latin and Greek. The men were so impre...

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George Biddle MP (1885 - 1973)

George Biddle (January 24, 1885 – November 6, 1973) was an American artist best known for his social realism, combat art, and his strong advocacy of government-sponsored art projects. A native o...

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Dr. Michael J. Halberstam, MD (1932 - 1980)

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David Halberstam, Activist, Author MP (1934 - 2007)

American Journalist and Author. Halberstam graduated from Harvard University with a degree in journalism in 1955 and started his career writing for the Daily Times Leader in West Point, Mississip...

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Johnny Green (1908 - 1989)

Johnny Green (10 October 1908 – 15 May 1989) was an American songwriter, composer, musical arranger, and conductor. He was given the nickname "Beulah" by colleague Conrad Salinger. His most fa...

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Phillip Dunne (1908 - 1992)

Dunne was born in New York City, the son of Chicago syndicated columnist and humorist Finley Peter Dunne and Margaret Ives (Abbott) Dunne, a champion golfer and the daughter of the Chicago Tribune's bo...

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Daniel Aaron MP

Daniel Aaron (born August 4, 1912) is an American writer and academic who helped found the Library of America. Aaron received a BA from the University of Michigan, and later went on to do graduate st...

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Dr. Peter H. Schur MP

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Pat Toomey, U.S. Senator MP

Zionsville, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, USA

Patrick Joseph "Pat" Toomey (born November 17, 1961) is an American businessman and politician. He is currently the junior United States Senator for Pennsylvania , and a member of the Republican Party ...

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Jay Rockefeller, Governor, U.S. Senator MP

John Davison "Jay" Rockefeller IV (born June 18, 1937) is the senior United States Senator from West Virginia. He was first elected to the Senate in 1984, while in office as Governor of West Virginia...

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R. Jacob Taubes (1924 - 1987)

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Francis T.P. Plimpton (1900 - 1983)

Francis Taylor Pearsons Plimpton (December 7, 1900 – July 30, 1983) was a diplomat, prominent New York City lawyer, partner at the law firm Debevoise & Plimpton, and a president of the New Yor...

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Adelbert Ames, Jr. (1880 - 1955)

. Adelbert Ames, Jr. (August 19, 1880 – 1955) was an American scientist who made contributions to physics, physiology, ophthalmology, psychology, and philosophy. He pioneered the study of phys...

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William A. Read, Jr. (1895 - 1976)

From The Central Trust - Bank History In 1905, Vermilye & Co. broke up into two firms, Mackay & Co. and William A. Read & Co. (Vermilye Firm's Offshoots. New York Times, Apr. 1, 1905.) Clarence Dillo...

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Leonard Carmichael MP (1898 - 1973)

Carmichael, the son of a physician and a teacher, was born in 1898, in Germantown, Pennsylvania. He received his BS degree from Tufts University in 1921, and his PhD from Harvard University in 1924. ...

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The Honorable Rufus King, Signer of the U.S. Constitution MP (1755 - 1827)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of CAPTAIN. DAR Ancestor # A064762 Rufus King ( born March 24, 1755 in Scarborough, Maine, and died April 29, 1827 in New York Cit...

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Montgomery "Monty" Meigs (1847 - 1931)

Major" Montgomery (Monty) Cunningham Meigs (Feb 27, 1847 – Dec 9, 1931) was an American civil engineer. The son of U.S. Army General Montgomery C. Meigs, he was born in Detroit, Michigan, ...

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Chuck Schumer, U.S. Senator MP

Charles Ellis "Chuck" Schumer (born November 23, 1950) is the senior United States Senator from New York and a member of the Democratic Party. His family is Jewish, descended from immigrants from Rus...

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Brig. General Alexander R. Lawton (CSA) (1818 - 1896)

Alexander Robert Lawton (November 4, 1818 – July 2, 1896) was a lawyer, politician, diplomat, and brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. Early life ...

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Charles Dudley "Charlie" Daly (1880 - 1959)

Charles Dudley "Charlie" Daly (October 31, 1880 – February 12, 1959) was an American football player and coach, an author, and served in the United States Army during World War I. He played co...

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Rev. John Wilson MP (1621 - 1691)

John "had the benefit of joining the church of his father 3 Mar. 1644, but was not freeman until 1647, ordained as colleague with Rev. Richard Mather at Dorchester in 1649, but contined only two years ...

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Rev. Grindall Rawson MP (1659 - 1715)

Burial Find A Grave Memorial# 7303594 Notes He was graduated in 1678 at Harvard College, Cambridge, MA. He resided at Mendon, Worcester Co., MA. He was a minister at Mendon, Worcester Co., MA. ...

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Captain Montgomery Harrison Ritchie MP (1826 - 1864)

From: Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies: Montgomery Ritchie . Vol. A. D. C. (rank of Captain), June, 1861; (rank of Major), July, 1861; Captain and Commissary of Subsistence U....

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Donald George Wilhelm MP (1887 - 1945)

Donald Wilhelm, graduated from Harvard University in 1911 and became a prolific writer, penning articles for America’s leading magazines of the day, from Scribner’s and Collier’s t...

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Brig. General Albert G. Jenkins (CSA) (1830 - 1864)

Albert Gallatin Jenkins (November 10, 1830 – May 21, 1864) was an attorney, planter, representative to the United States Congress and First Confederate Congress, and a Confederate brigadier ge...

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Lewis Malone Ayer, Jr. (1821 - 1895)

. Lewis Malone Ayer, Jr. (November 21, 1821 – March 8, 1895) was a South Carolina politician who served as a Confederate Congressman during the American Civil War. Ayer was born near Barnwel...

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Rev. John Norton MP (1650 - 1716)

Great-grandfather of Abigail Adams, wife of President John Adams of Braintree, Massachusetts. John was educated at Harvard and ordained by Peter Hobart on Nov 27, 1678. He assumed Rev. Hobart's minis...

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Dr. Daniel Weld MP (1642 - 1690)

Degree, 1661, Harvard College Chief surgeon in the Narraganset campaign, King Philip's War. Citations Perley, Sidney. The History of Salem, Massachusetts. (Salem, Massachusetts: Sidney Perley, 1...

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Jeremiah Gridley MP (1701 - 1767)

Jeremiah Gridley From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jeremiah Gridley or Jeremy Gridley (1702–1767) was a lawyer, editor, colonial legislator, and attorney general in Boston, Massachusetts, ...

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Hosea Ballou Morse (1855 - 1934)

Obituary Geneology taken from here ...

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Henry Malcolm Lovett (1902 - 1997)

Henry Malcolm Lovett graduated from Rice University and then obtained a law degree from Harvard University. After returning to Houston he joined the law firm of Baker & Botts (Baker, Botts, Parker & Ga...

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Edward Bangs Drew (1834 - 1924)

Edward Bangs Drew joined the Chinese Maritime Customs Service in 1864 after earning his BA degree from Harvard. In 1868, Drew was appointed a Commissioner of the Service, a position he held for decades...

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Isaac Greenwood (1665 - 1701)

(453) 5757 ISAAC4 GREENWOOD (Nathaniel3, Miles2, Miles1) son of Nathaniel and Mary (Allen) Greenwood, b. (???); m. Sept. 1, 1694, Anna Lynde, daughter of Joseph and Sarah (Davidson) Lynde, of Charlesto...

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Samuel Bishop, Sr. (1644 - 1722)

Of later dates than the death of Thomas, the records show that Samuel Bishop of Ipswich served (1676) in the King Philip war; and that in 1678 Samuel Bishop had "commonage" at Ipswich, whatever that ma...

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Radcliffe Killam (1910 - 2007)

Radcliffe Killam (July 1, 1910 – September 8, 2007) was a wealthy oilman, rancher, businessman, and philanthropist in Laredo, the seat of Webb County in south Texas. He was a particular benefa...

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William Collins Whitney, U.S Secretary of the Navy MP (1841 - 1904)

William Collins Whitney (July 5, 1841 - February 2, 1904) was an American political leader and financier and founder of the prominent Whitney family. He served as Secretary of the Navy in the first C...

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Maj. General W. H. F. "Rooney" Lee (CSA) (c.1837 - 1891)

William Henry Fitzhugh Lee (May 31, 1837 – October 15, 1891), known as Rooney Lee or W.H.F. Lee, was the second son of Robert E. Lee and Mary Anna Randolph Custis. He was a planter, a Confederat...

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Robert Keeton (1919 - 2007)

Robert Ernest Keeton (December 16, 1919 – July 2, 2007) was an American lawyer, jurist, and legal scholar. As a law professor at Harvard Law School and a federal judge he was known for his wor...

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W. Page Keeton (1909 - 1999)

Werdner Page Keeton (August 22, 1909–January 10, 1999) was an attorney and dean of the University of Texas School of Law for a quarter century. Education Keeton was born in McCoy in Atasco...

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Julian Hartridge (1829 - 1879)

Julian Hartridge (September 29, 1829 – January 8, 1879) was an American politician. He was born in Beaufort County, South Carolina and graduated from Brown University in 1848 and Harvard Law S...

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Brig. General William Preston (CSA) (1816 - 1887)

) William Preston (October 16, 1816 – September 21, 1887) was an American lawyer, politician, and ambassador to Spain. He also was a brigadier general in the Confederate Army during the Americ...

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Kenneth C. Royall, U.S. Secretary of War (1894 - 1971)

Kenneth Claiborne Royall, Sr. (July 24, 1894 – May 25, 1971) was a United States Army general and the last person to hold the office of Secretary of War. That position was abolished in 1947, a...

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Rev. Josiah Dwight MP (1670 - 1748)

From The History of Dedham: From the Beginning of Its Settlement, in September ... By Erastus Worthington. page 86. A CATALOGUE OF NATIVES OF DEDHAM, Who have Graduated at Harvard University: ...

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John Perkins, Jr. (1819 - 1885)

. A Representative from Louisiana; born in Natchez, Miss., July 1, 1819; received his early education from private tutors; was graduated from Yale College in 1840 and from the law department of Harva...

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Rev. Daniel Putnam (1696 - 1759)

Rev. Daniel Putnam was graduated from Harvard College with the class of 1717. His father had in his will, probated in April, 1715, given to him £150 for his learning. In 1717, the North Precinct...

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Rev. Aaron Putnam (1733 - 1813)

Rev. Aaron Putnam was graduated from Harvard, in 1752. On 17 Nov., 1755, he was called to Pomfret, Conn., and accepted 8 Feb., 1756. Ordained 10 March, 1756. He was pastor of this church until 1802, an...

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W. Graham Claytor, Jr. (1912 - 1994)

. William Graham Claytor, Jr. (March 14, 1912 – May 14, 1994) was an American lawyer, naval officer, and railroad, transportation and defense administrator for the United States government, wo...

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Daniel Moreau Barringer, Jr. (1860 - 1929)

Daniel Moreau Barringer (May 25, 1860 – November 30, 1929) was a geologist best known as the first person to prove the existence of an impact crater on the Earth, the Meteor Crater in Arizona. T...

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. MP (1914 - 1988)

"Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Jr. (August 17, 1914 – August 17, 1988) was an American lawyer, politician, and businessman. He was the fifth child of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and First Lady ...

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Herbert E. Walter (1867 - 1945)

Herbert Eugene Walter, (1867 – 1945), was a prominent biologist, author, Professor at Brown University and researcher. Herbert Walter was born in Burke, Vermont in 1867. He attended the Lynd...

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Rev. Nathaniel Brewster MP (1618 - 1690)

Birth: unknown Bristol, England Death: Dec. 18, 1690 Setauket Suffolk County New York, USA The Rev. NATHANIEL BREWSTER was a son of FRANCIS BREWSTER and LUCY JONES who were married 5-SEP-1624 in Ch...

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Frank M. Coffin (1919 - 2009)

Frank Morey Coffin (July 11, 1919 – December 7, 2009) was an American politician from Maine and a United States federal judge. He was a Democrat. Early life, education, and career Born in ...

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Carl E. Milliken, Governor (1877 - 1961)

Carl Elias Milliken (July 13, 1877 – May 1, 1961) was a U.S. Republican and Progressive Party politician, 51st governor of Maine. He was also a notable early figure in the motion picture indus...

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Angier Louis Goodwin (1881 - 1975)

Angier Louis Goodwin (January 30, 1881 – June 20, 1975) was a Representative from Massachusetts. He graduated from Colby College in 1902, and attended Harvard Law School three years later. H...

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Christopher Kennedy Lawford MP

Christopher Kennedy "Chris" Lawford (born March 29, 1955) is an American author, actor, and activist. He is a member of the prominent Kennedy family. Filmography

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James M. Wilson, Jr. (1918 - 2009)

. James Morrison Wilson, Jr. (July 8, 1918 – November 25, 2009) was an official in the United States Department of State who launched the State Department's annual country reports on human rig...

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