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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)

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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 II MP (1914 - 1988)

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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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Richard Wall Lyman (1923 - 2012)

Richard Wall Lyman (October 18, 1923 – May 27, 2012), the seventh president of Stanford University, was an American educator, historian, and professor.

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Rufus Matthew Jones (1863 - 1948)

) Rufus Matthew Jones (January 25, 1863 – June 16, 1948) was an American writer, magazine editor, philosopher, and college professor. He was instrumental in the establishment of the Haverford ...

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Logan Pearsall Smith (1865 - 1946)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Logan Pearsall Smith (18 October 1865 – 2 March 1946) was an American-born essayist and critic. Smith was born in Millville, New Jersey[1] the son of th...

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George M. Ferris, Jr. (1927 - 2008)

. George M. Ferris, Jr. (1927–2008) was an American investment banker and philanthropist. Early life George Malette Ferris, Jr. was born in Washington, D.C. on March 11, 1927. His father w...

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Washington Allston (1779 - 1843)

Washington Allston (November 5, 1779 – July 9, 1843) was an American painter and poet, born in Waccamaw Parish, South Carolina. Allston pioneered America's Romantic movement of landscape paint...

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Francis P. Farquhar (1887 - 1974)

Francis Peloubet Farquhar (December 31, 1887, Newton, Massachusetts – November 21, 1974, Berkeley, California) graduated from Harvard and came to San Francisco to set up in practice as a Certi...

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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 "Barney" Washington Crile, Jr. (1907 - 1992)

. surgeon and author whose father founded the Cleveland Clinic CRILE, GEORGE, JR. (3 Nov. 1907--9 Sept. 1992), an Honorary Member of the English Royal College of Surgeons (elected 1978), served...

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Brig. General Strong Vincent (USA) (1837 - 1863)

about - Vincent Strong - Wikipedia The commander of the Army of the Potomac, Maj. Gen. George G. Meade, recommended Vincent for promotion to brigadier general on the evening of July 2, 1863 (after he...

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Sewall Green Wright MP (1889 - 1988)

Sewall Green Wright (December 21, 1889 – March 3, 1988) was an American geneticist known for his influential work on evolutionary theory and also for his work on path analysis. With R. A. Fisher...

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H. Adams Carter (1914 - 1995)

Photo: pictured with his wife and fellow teacher Ann Brooks Hubert Adams "Ad" Carter (June 6, 1914 – April 1, 1995) was an American mountaineer, language teacher and was editor of the Amer...

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Edward "Doc" Hitchcock, Jr. (1828 - 1911)

Edward Hitchcock Jr. (May 23, 1828 – February 16, 1911) was an American physical educator. Biography Born to Edward Hitchcock Sr., the renowned geologist and President of Amherst College a...

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Joseph L. Fisher (1914 - 1992)

Joseph Lyman (Joe) Fisher (January 11, 1914 – February 19, 1992) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Virginia from 1975 to 1981. Fisher was a Democrat and lifelong ...

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John A. Peters, US Congress (1822 - 1904)

John Andrew Peters (October 9, 1822 - April 2, 1904) was a U.S. Congressman from Maine, and the uncle of John Andrew Peters. He was also Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. Born the ...

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Lorenzo De Medici Sweat (1818 - 1898)

Lorenzo De Medici Sweat (May 26, 1818 – July 26, 1898) was a U.S. Representative from Maine. Early life and education He was born in Parsonsfield, Maine, where he attended Parsonsfield Sem...

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Horace Hildreth, Governor (1902 - 1988)

Horace Augustus Hildreth was born on December 2, 1902 in Gardiner, Maine, the son of an attorney. Hildreth attended local schools before graduating from Bowdoin College in the class of 1925 and recei...

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William T. Cobb, Governor (1857 - 1937)

William T. Cobb (July 23, 1857 - July 24, 1937) is an American politician and the 46th Governor of Maine. Cobb was born in Rockland, Maine on July 23, 1857. He graduated in 1877 from Bowdoin Colleg...

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Benjamin Vaughan Abbott (1830 - 1890)

Benjamin Vaughan Abbott (June 4, 1830 – February 17, 1890) was an American lawyer and author noted for his efforts in drawing up the New York penal code. He was the son of Jacob Abbott. Biog...

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B. F. Skinner MP (1904 - 1990)

Originator of Behaviourism Burrhus Frederic Skinner (March 20, 1904 – August 18, 1990) was an American behaviorist, author, inventor, social philosopher and poet. He was the Edgar Pierce Profe...

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Frank Voelker, Jr. (1921 - 2002)

. Frank Voelker, Jr. (February 12, 1921 - January 29, 2002), from Lake Providence, Louisiana, was an attorney, chairman of the Louisiana Sovereignty Commission, and gubernatorial candidate.

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Robert P. Patterson, U.S. Secretary of War (1891 - 1952)

Robert Porter Patterson, Sr. (February 12, 1891 – January 22, 1952) was the United States Under Secretary of War under President Franklin Roosevelt and the United States Secretary of War under...

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Daniel Hubbard (1736 - 1797)

Daniel was born in 1736, son of Daniel Hubbard and Martha Coit. As a good merchant, Daniel was a loyalist during the American Revolution. He resided in Boston, MA, then London, Eng. and South America...

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Spencer Penrose (1865 - 1939)

Spencer Penrose (November 2, 1865–December 7, 1939) was a businessman, entrepreneur, venture capitalist and philanthropist at the turn of the 20th century. Although principally in and around C...

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R. A. F. Penrose, Jr. (1863 - 1931)

Richard Alexander Fullerton Penrose, Jr., better known throughout his career as R. A. F. Penrose, Jr., (December 17, 1863 – July 31, 1931) was an American mining geologist and entrepreneur. ...

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Boies Penrose, U.S. Senator (1860 - 1921)

Boies Penrose (November 1, 1860 – December 31, 1921) was an American lawyer and Republican politician from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He represented Pennsylvania in the United States Senate f...

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Charles Daniel Frey, Jr. (c.1917 - d.)

6. Charles Daniel Frey: b. c1916/7 IL [caption to picture in the Chicago Tribune, 12 Oct 1941: “Miss Sue Kingsley Carl and her fiance, Charles Daniel Frey Jr., snapped at the Hotel Sheraton Sk...

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Rev. Dr. Joseph Tuckerman (1778 - 1840)

TUCKERMAN, Joseph, clergyman, born in Boston, Massachusetts, 18 January, 1778; died in Havana, Cuba, 20 April, 1840. His father, Edward Tuckerman, a citizen of Boston. was one of the founders of the fi...

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US Representative Sherman Hoar (1860 - 1898)

Sherman Hoar, (July 30, 1860 - October 7, 1898), was an American lawyer, member of Congress representing Massachusetts, and U.S. District Attorney for Massachusetts. Contents * 1 Life, political an...

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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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Charles Cutts, U.S. Senator (1769 - 1846)

Charles Cutts (January 31, 1769 – January 25, 1846) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Portsmouth, he graduated from Harvard University in 1789, studied law, was admitted ...

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James Sheafe, U.S. Senator (1755 - 1829)

James Sheafe (November 16, 1755 – December 5, 1829) was a United States Representative and Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Portsmouth, he completed preparatory studies and graduated from H...

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Henry F. Hollis, U.S. Senator (1869 - 1949)

Henry French Hollis (August 30, 1869 – July 7, 1949) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire, and regent of the Smithsonian Institution. Life He attended the public schools and stud...

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Thomas W. Thompson, U.S. Senator (1766 - 1821)

Thomas Weston Thompson (March 15, 1766 – October 1, 1821) was an American attorney and Federalist politician in the U.S. state of New Hampshire. He served as a United States Representative and...

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James P. Kem, U.S. Senator (1890 - 1965)

James Preston Kem (April 2, 1890 – February 24, 1965) represented Missouri in the United States Senate from 1947 to 1953. Life and career James P. Kem was born in Macon, Missouri. He atten...

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John Lee (1788 - 1871)

) John Lee (January 30, 1788 – May 17, 1871) was a U.S. Representative from Maryland, son of Thomas Sim Lee. Born at "Needwood", near Frederick, Maryland, Lee was educated by private tutors ...

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Henrietta Swan Leavitt MP (1868 - 1921)

Henrietta Swan Leavitt (July 4, 1868 – December 12, 1921) was an American astronomer. A graduate of Radcliffe College, in 1893 Leavitt started working at the Harvard College Observatory as a "...

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Edward Augustus Holyoke (1689 - 1769)

9th president of Harvard Edward Holyoke (June 26, 1689 – June 1, 1769) was an early American clergyman, and the 9th President of Harvard College. Edward Holyoke was the son of a wealthy and ...

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Edward Augustus Holyoke (1728 - 1829)

Edward Augustus Holyoke (August 1, 1728 – March 31, 1829) was an American educator and physician. Biography Born in Marblehead, Massachusetts, son of the Reverend Edward Holyoke, a former ...

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John Cowles, Jr. (1929 - 2012)

. John Cowles, Jr. (May 27, 1929 – March 17, 2012) was an American editor and publisher, son of John Cowles, Sr. (1898–1983). Cowles sat on the boards of directors of the The Associated...

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John Cowles, Sr. (1898 - 1983)

. John Cowles, Sr. (December 14, 1898 – February 25, 1983) was the co-owner of the Cowles Media Company, whose assets included the Minneapolis Star, the Minneapolis Tribune, the Des Moines R...

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Charles Storer Storrow (1809 - 1904)

Charles Storer Storrow (25 March 1809 – 30 April 1904) was a prominent American civil engineer and industrialist. He is known for designing and building the dam and textile mill complex in Law...

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James J. Storrow (1864 - 1926)

. James Jackson Storrow II (1864–1926) was a Boston-area investment banker instrumental in forming General Motors and its third president (for just two months, 1910–11). He was a busi...

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Thomas Mott Osborne (1859 - 1926)

Thomas Mott Osborne (September 23, 1859 – October 20, 1926) was an American prison administrator, prison reformer, industrialist and New York State political reformer. He was also known as "To...

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Josiah Winslow MP (c.1606 - 1674)

NOT Josiah Winslow, Governor of Plymouth Colony. _______________ Links ) ____________________ Josiah Winslow: Robert Paine's ancestor.... (1606-1674) son of Edward Winslow (1560-16...

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Frederick Fanning Ayer (1851 - 1924)

Ayer, Frederick Fanning, lawyer; born Lowell, Mass., son James Cook and Josephine Mellen (Southwick) Ayer; grandfather, Royal Southwick, Lowell, Mass.; grandmother, sister of late II. B. Clafiin; grad....

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Charles Jackson (1775 - 1855)

) Charles Jackson (1775–1855) was an American jurist, born in Newburyport, Massachusetts. Jackson was the son of Revolutionary hero and Massachusetts delegate Jonathan Jackson (1743–181...

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Jonathan Jackson (1743 - 1810)

My Heritage sites claim he was also married to a Sarah Barnard, though I haven't seen proof of this elsewhere ) Jonathan Jackson (June 4, 1743– March 5, 1810) was an American merchant from N...

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Paul Martin O'Leary (1901 - 1997)

Paul Martin O'Leary (November 29, 1901 – December 25, 1997) was an American economist and educator, and the first Dean of the S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management. He served on the facul...

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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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Adolf Augustus Berle, Jr. (1895 - 1961)

Adolf Augustus Berle, Jr. (/ˈbɜrli/; January 27, 1895 – February 17, 1971) was a lawyer, educator, author, and U.S. diplomat. He was the author of The Modern Corporation and Priv...

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Samuel Eliot, III (1821 - 1898)

Samuel Eliot (December 22, 1821 – September 14, 1898) was a historian, educator, and public-minded citizen of Boston, Massachusetts and Hartford, Connecticut. Eliot was born in Boston, the son...

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Rev. Andrews Norton (1786 - 1853)

Nicknamed "the Unitarian Pope" Andrews Norton (December 31, 1786 – September 18, 1853) was an American preacher and theologian. Along with William Ellery Channing, he was the leader of mai...

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Charles Eliot Norton (1827 - 1908)

Charles Eliot Norton (November 16, 1827 – October 21, 1908) was a leading American author, social critic, and professor of art. He was a progressive social reformer and a liberal activist whom...

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William Greenleaf Eliot MP (1811 - 1887)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: ... William Greenleaf Eliot (August 5, 1811 – January 23, 1887) was an American educator, Unitarian minister, and civic leader in Missouri. He is most notable f...

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Daniel Appleton White (1776 - 1861)

Jurist and orator. He was judge of Essex County Probate Court. Graduated Harvard College in 1797 and briefly tutored at Harvard. Studied law under Samuel Putnam in Salem and admitted to the bar June ...

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Rev Henry Wilder Foote (1838 - 1889)

Unitarian clergyman, historian. A graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Divinity School, he was minister of King's Chapel in Boston from 1861 until his death in 1889, and wrote a history of the fam...

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Samuel Atkins Eliot (1798 - 1862)

) Samuel Atkins Eliot (March 5, 1798 – January 29, 1862), (who was a patriarch of a distinguished American family, the Eliot family and which included Thomas Hopkinson Eliot) was a member of t...

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Samuel Atkins Eliot, Jr. (1893 - 1984)

. Samuel Atkins Eliot, Jr. (March 14, 1893–August 3, 1984) was an American author, born in Denver, Colo. and educated at Harvard. He was the son of Samuel Atkins Eliot, a prominent Unitarian c...

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Samuel Atkins Eliot, II (1862 - 1950)

Samuel Atkins Eliot, A.M., D.D. (August 24, 1862 – October 15, 1950) was an American Unitarian clergyman, son of Charles W. Eliot and grandson of Samuel Atkins Eliot, the politician. For more ...

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Charles Eliot (1859 - 1897)

) Charles Eliot (November 1, 1859 – March 25, 1897) was a leading American landscape architect, whose career was cut short by death at age 38 from spinal meningitis. Eliot pioneered many of th...

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Charles W. Eliot (1834 - 1926)

Charles William Eliot (March 20, 1834 – August 22, 1926) was an American academic who was selected as Harvard's president in 1869. He transformed the provincial college into the preeminent Ame...

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Brig. Gen. & Judge Joseph Dwight (1703 - 1765)

Downloaded 2010 from Wikipedia, Judge Joseph Dwight (1703–1765) Was born in Hatfield Massachusetts Oct 16th 1703 and died on June 9th 1765. [1] Graduated from Harvard in 1722 [2] [3] and was a...

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Richard Henry Dana, Jr. MP (1815 - 1882)

Richard Henry Dana Jr. (August 1, 1815 – January 6, 1882) was an American lawyer and politician from Massachusetts, a descendant of an eminent colonial family who gained renown as the author o...

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