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Francis MARION Bishop, Sr. (c.1846 - d.)

He was one of the guards at the trial and hanging of the Lincoln conspirators.

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Bruce McGill MP

Bruce Travis McGill (born July 11, 1950) is an American actor who has an extensive list of credits in film and television. He is perhaps best known for his role as Jack Dalton on the television series ...

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Lydia Hamilton Smith MP (1815 - 1884)

Lydia Hamilton Smith (1813 - 1884) from Wikipedia Thaddeus Stevens never married though his 23-year relationship (1845-1868) with his widowed quadroon housekeeper, Lydia Hamilton Smith (1813-18...

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S. Epatha Merkerson MP

New York, New York, United States

IMDb Mini Biography A native of Michigan, S. Epatha Merkerson earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Wayne State University. In 1978, she moved to New York City to apply her craft on stage. Altho...

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David Strathairn MP

David Russell Strathairn (born January 26, 1949) is an American actor. He was nominated for an Academy Award for portraying journalist Edward R. Murrow in Good Night, and Good Luck. He has appeared i...

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Gloria Reuben MP

Gloria Reuben is a Canadian singer and actress of film and television, known for her role as Jeanie Boulet on the popular medical drama ER and for her role of Rosalind Whitman in the TV show Raising th...

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Julie White MP

Julie White is an American actress. She is known for her role in Grace Under Fire and for her role as Judy Witwicky in the Transformers film series. In 2012 she is a series regular in the NBC televis...

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Gideon Welles, U.S. Secretary of the Navy MP (1802 - 1878)

Gideon Welles (July 1, 1802 – February 11, 1878) was the United States Secretary of the Navy from 1861 to 1869. His buildup of the Navy to successfully execute blockades of Southern ports was ...

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Elizabeth Hobbs Keckly MP (1818 - 1907)

Elizabeth Hobbs Keckley (February 1818 – May 1907) (sometimes spelled Keckly) was a former slave who became a successful seamstress, civic activist and author in Washington, DC. She was best k...

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Thaddeus Stevens MP (1792 - 1868)

Thaddeus Stevens (April 4, 1792 – August 11, 1868), of Pennsylvania, was a Republican leader and one of the most powerful members of the United States House of Representatives. As chairman of th...

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Vice Pres. Alexander H. Stephens, CSA MP (1812 - 1883)

Alexander Hamilton Stephens (February 11, 1812 – March 4, 1883) was an American politician from Georgia. He was Vice President of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil Wa...

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John Archibald Campbell, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court MP (1811 - 1889)

John Archibald Campbell (June 24, 1811 – March 12, 1889) was an American jurist. Campbell was born near Washington, Georgia, to Col. Duncan Greene Campbell (for whom the now-defunct Campbell...

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Edwin M. Stanton, U.S. Attorney General and Secretary of War MP (1814 - 1869)

Edwin McMasters Stanton (December 19, 1814 – December 24, 1869) was an American lawyer and politician who served as Secretary of War under the Lincoln Administration during the American Civil Wa...

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Wells A. Hutchins, US Congress MP (1818 - 1895)

Wells Andrews Hutchins (October 8, 1818 – January 25, 1895) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio during the American Civil War. Biography Born in Hartford, Ohio, Hutchins was a first co...

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Francis Preston Blair MP (1791 - 1876)

Francis Preston Blair, Sr. (April 12, 1791 – October 18, 1876) was an American journalist and politician. He helped to organize the new Republican Party, and presided at its preliminary conven...

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John Hay, U.S. Secretary of State MP (1838 - 1905)

John Milton Hay (October 8, 1838 – July 1, 1905) was an American statesman, diplomat, author, journalist, and private secretary and assistant to Abraham Lincoln. In August 1898, Hay was named ...

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James Speed, U.S. Attorney General MP (1812 - 1887)

; findagrave... ; James Speed (March 11, 1812 – June 25, 1887) was an American lawyer, politician and professor. Speed was born in Jefferson County, Kentucky, to Judge John Speed and his sec...

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Benjamin F. Wade, US Senate MP (1800 - 1878)

Benjamin Franklin "Bluff" Wade (October 27, 1800 – March 2, 1878) was a U.S. lawyer and United States Senator from 1851 to 1869. In the Senate, he was associated with the Radical Republicans o...

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James Mitchell Ashley, US Congress MP (1824 - 1896)

James Mitchell Ashley (November 14, 1824 – September 16, 1896) was a U.S. congressman, territorial governor and railroad president. Early life Ashley was born in Allegheny County, Penn...

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John Palmer Usher, U.S. Secretary of the Interior MP (1816 - 1889)

John Palmer Usher (January 9, 1816 – April 13, 1889) was a U.S. administrator who served in the Cabinet of President Abraham Lincoln during the American Civil War. Born in Brookfield, New ...

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Elizabeth Blair Lee MP (1818 - 1906)

Elizabeth Blair Lee (born June 20, 1818, Kentucky; died September 13, 1906) was an American woman who lived through the American Civil War, and wrote hundreds of letters describing the events of the ...

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Montgomery Blair, U.S. Postmaster General MP (1813 - 1883)

Montgomery Blair (May 10, 1813 – July 27, 1883), the son of Francis Preston Blair, elder brother of Francis Preston Blair, Jr. and cousin of B. Gratz Brown, was a politician and lawyer from Ma...

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John Towner Williams MP

John Towner Williams (born February 8, 1932) is an American composer, conductor and pianist. In a career spanning over six decades, he has composed some of the most recognizable film scores in the hi...

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James Spader MP

Actor James Spader was known for playing intriguing deviants in a number of acclaimed independent films in the 1980s and 1990s before his magic touch with morally ambiguous outsiders found its way to t...

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Tommy Lee Jones MP

Tommy Lee Jones (born September 15, 1946) is an American actor and film director. He has received three Academy Award nominations, winning one as Best Supporting Actor for his performance as U.S. Marsh...

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Hal Holbrook MP

Harold Rowe "Hal" Holbrook, Jr. (born February 17, 1925) is an American actor. His television roles include Abraham Lincoln in the 1976 TV series Lincoln, Hays Stowe on The Bold Ones: The Senator and C...

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Lee Grinner Pace MP

Lee Grinner Pace (born March 25, 1979) is an American actor. Pace has been featured in film, stage and television. He is known best for his starring role as Ned in the ABC series Pushing Daisies for wh...

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Fernando Wood MP (1812 - 1881)

Fernando Wood (June 14, 1812 – February 14, 1881) was an American politician of the Democratic Party and mayor of New York City; he also served as a United States Representative (1841–184...

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William Henry Seward, Gov., Sen., Sec. of State MP (1801 - 1872)

William Henry Seward, Sr. (May 16, 1801 – October 10, 1872) was the 12th Governor of New York, United States Senator and the United States Secretary of State under Abraham Lincoln and Andrew J...

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Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President of the United States MP (1822 - 1885)

Ulysses S. Grant (born Hiram Ulysses Grant; April 27, 1822 – July 23, 1885) was the 18th President of the United States (1869–1877) as well as military commander during the Civil War and ...

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Doris Helen Goodwin MP

Historian and author. Has a Ph.D. from Harvard University in Political Science. She is one of our country's foremost Presidential historians. She and her husband have three sons. Besides her love f...

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Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt MP

A refreshing antidote to the common Hollywood tale of child actors gone bad, Joseph Gordon-Levitt survived his teen years on a top-rated sitcom and successfully reinvented himself as a formidable adult...

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Thomas "Tad" Lincoln MP (1853 - 1871)

Death likely due to tuberculosis. Thomas "Tad" Lincoln (April 4, 1853 – July 15, 1871) was the fourth and youngest son of Abraham and Mary Lincoln. The nickname "Tad" was given to him by his...

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Robert Todd Lincoln, U.S. Secretary of War MP (1843 - 1926)

For more pictures go to the Media section. Robert Todd Lincoln (August 1, 1843 – July 26, 1926) was an American lawyer and Secretary of War, and the first son of President Abraham Lincoln an...

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Jared Francis Harris MP

Jared Francis Harris (born 24 August 1961) is a British character actor, best known for his roles as Lane Pryce on the AMC series Mad Men, Mac McGrath in Mr. Deeds, Professor Moriarty in Sherlock Hol...

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David Oyelowo MP

David Oyelowo was born in Oxford, England in 1976. His family originates from Nigeria. Married: Jessica Oyelowo (1998 - present) 3 children Events David made history in 2000 when he becam...

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Anthony Robert Kushner MP

American playwright and screenwriter. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1993 for his play Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes and co-authored with Eric Roth the screenplay ...

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Steven Spielberg MP

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Steven Spielberg is one of the wealthiest and most powerful moviemakers in Hollywood. The director of such elaborate fantasies as Close Encounters of the Third Kind and E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial, he ...

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Sally Margaret Field MP

CA, USA

Sally Margaret Field (born November 6, 1946) is an American actress, singer, producer, director, and screenwriter. In each decade of her career, she has been known for major roles in American TV/film c...

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Sir Daniel Day-Lewis MP

Ireland

He is an English actor with British and Irish citizenship. He is known as one of the most selective actors in the film industry, having starred in only five films since 1997, with as many as five years...

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Mary Todd Lincoln, First Lady MP (1818 - 1882)

Mary Ann Todd Lincoln (December 13, 1818 – July 16, 1882) was the First Lady of the United States when her husband, Abraham Lincoln, served as the sixteenth President, from 1861 until 1865. ...

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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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