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Rachel Snowden (1831 - 1898)

The Rachel Snowden Corral , a non profit "dedicated to fun and scholarship related to the American West," is named for the first woman pioneer of Omaha, Nebraska - Rachel Snowden . Rachel Snowden ...

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John Hamilton, Sr (1807 - 1890)

Pioneer Information John Hamilton Birth Date 12 July 1807 Death Date 3 December 1890 Gender male Warren Foote Company (1850) Age at departure: 42 Source: "Pioneer Overland Trail" "Ham...

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Hon. Hugh White, of Whitesborough, NY MP (1733 - 1812)

Hugh White was the pioneer of Western New York, and settled at Whitestown, Oneida county, in May 1784. Whitestown was organized in 1788, and embraced within its limits all that part of the State of N...

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Sir Francis Bernard, 1st Baronet MP (1712 - 1779)

Sir Francis Bernard, 1st Baronet (bapt. 12 July 1712 – 16 June 1779) was a British colonial administrator who served as governor of the provinces of New Jersey and Massachusetts Bay. His polic...

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Col. Joseph Winston MP (1746 - 1815)

Colonel Joseph Winston 1745-1815 The City of Winston (part of Winston-Salem), North Carolina, built in 1851, was named in honor of a local war hero, Major Joseph Winston from Wilkes and Surry count...

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James Kilbourne (1770 - 1850)

James Kilbourne Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Ohio's 5th district In office James Kilbourne (October 19, 1770 – April 9, 1850) was an American surveyor and politician from O...

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Simeon Gannett Reed, Jr. MP (1830 - 1895)

Simeon Gannett Reed (April 23, 1830 – November 7, 1895) was an American businessman and entrepreneur in Oregon. A native of Massachusetts, he made a fortune primarily in the transportation secto...

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Hiram Arvada Haskin (1830 - 1887)

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Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer MP (1723 - 1790)

Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer[1] (1723 – November 16, 1790) was a politician and a Founding Father of the United States. Born long before conflicts with Great Britain emerged, he was a leader for...

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Carlos Barbosa Gonçalves MP (1851 - 1933)

Descendente de ilustre Família riograndense, tendo por tronco genealógico Manoel Gonçalves da Silva, irmão de Bento Gonçalves da Silva, chefe Farroupilha. Filho do ...

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James David Bourchier (1850 - 1920)

James David Bourchier (18 December 1850 Bruff, County Limerick - 30 December 1920 Sofia, Bulgaria) (his last name is frequently misspelled as Boucher, Baucher or Bauchar) was an Irish journalist and ...

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Captain Hugh Talbot Burgoyne VC RN (1833 - 1870)

Captain Hugh Talbot Burgoyne VC RN (17 July 1833 – 7 September 1870) was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross. Born in Dublin, he was the son of John Fox Burgoyne and the grandson of John ...

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Sir James Outram (1864 - 1925)

) Sir James Outram (13 October 1864 – 12 March 1925) was a British clergyman, who made many first ascents in the Canadian Rockies in the early 1900s. Outram was born in London, England, th...

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Phyllis B. Munday, CM (1894 - 1990)

Phyllis B Munday, CM (née James) (1894 – 1990) was a Canadian mountaineer, explorer, naturalist and humanitarian, famed for being the first woman to reach the summit of Mount Robson (wi...

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Don Munday (1890 - 1950)

Walter Alfred Don Munday (1890 – 1950) was a Canadian explorer, naturalist and mountaineer famous for his explorations of the Coast Mountains with his wife Phyllis, and especially for the expl...

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Edith Phyllis Munday (1921 - 1997)

Mount Munday is named after Don and Phyllis Munday, and Baby Munday Peak is named for their daughter Edith. Mount Munday is one of the principal summits of the Pacific Ranges of the Coast Mountains i...

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Robert Tweedy, Sr. MP (1811 - 1899)

Find a Grave Birth: Nov. 18, 1811 Illinois, USA Death: Sep. 17, 1899 Florence Los Angeles County California, USA Robert Tweedy and family came to California from Conway County, Arkansas in 1852...

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Gerty Theresa Cori, Nobel Laureate, 1947 MP (1896 - 1957)

Gerty Theresa Cori , née Radnitz, was born in Prague on August 15th, 1896. She received her primary education at home before entering a Lyceum for girls in 1906; she graduated in 1912 and studie...

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Col. Lawrence E. Roberts (1922 - 2004)

Lawrence Edward Roberts, Sr. (December 9, 1922 – October 12, 2004) was a pilot with the Tuskegee Airmen and a colonel in the United States Air Force, with 32 years of total military service. T...

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João Pessoa MP (1878 - 1930)

João Pessoa Cavalcanti de Albuquerque (Umbuzeiro, 24 de janeiro de 1878 — Recife, 26 de julho de 1930) foi um político brasileiro. Sobrinho do ex-presidente da República E...

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José Antonio Pimenta Bueno, 1º marquês de São Vicente MP (1803 - 1878)

José Antônio Pimenta Bueno, primeiro e único visconde com grandeza e marquês de São Vicente, (Santos, 4 de dezembro de 1803 — 19 de fevereiro de 1878) foi um m...

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José Joaquim de Andrade Neves, barão do Triunfo MP (1807 - 1869)

José Joaquim de Andrade Neves, primeiro e único barão do Triunfo, (Rio Pardo, 22 de janeiro de 1807 — Assunção, 6 de janeiro de 1869) foi um militar brasileiro...

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Brevet Brig. General Moses Hazen (Continental Army) MP (1733 - 1803)

Moses Hazen (June 1, 1733 – February 5, 1803) was a Brigadier General in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. "Though rich on paper, he was cash poor and so rep...

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Samuel Maverick MP (c.1602 - 1670)

Samuel Maverick (c. 1602 - c. 1670) was a 17th-century English colonist in what is now 'Massachusetts,' the United States. Arriving ahead of the famed Winthrop Fleet, Maverick became one of the earlies...

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Rear Admiral Charles D. Sigsbee MP (1845 - 1923)

United States Navy Admiral. He is best remembered for being the Captain of the USS Maine when it exploded in Havana Harbor on the evening of February 12, 1898, an act which triggered the Spanish-Americ...

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Cecil John Rhodes MP (1853 - 1902)

Cecil John Rhodes (1853-1902) was father of the De Beers Consolidated Mining Company and the British South Africa Company, as well as a major architect of British policy in southern Africa, founder of ...

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Francis Thornhill Baring, 1st Baron Northbrook PC (1796 - 1866)

Francis Thornhill Baring, 1st Baron Northbrook PC (20 April 1796 – 6 September 1866), known as Sir Francis Baring, Bt, from 1848 to 1866, was a British Whig politician who served in the govern...

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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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Thomas Corwin Mendenhall (1841 - 1924)

Thomas Corwin Mendenhall (October 4, 1841 – March 23, 1924) was an autodidact US physicist and meteorologist. Biography Mendenhall was born in Hanoverton, Ohio to Stephen Mendenhall, a far...

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Sarah Elizabeth Lawrence (1846 - 1926)

Sarah Lawrence (Bates) was the namesake for Sarah Lawrence College which was founded by her husband, William Van Duzer Lawrence.

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Isabel Babson MP (1579 - 1661)

Isabel Birth: July 1 1579 - London, Middlesex, England Death: Apr 6 1661 - Gloucester, Essex, Massachusetts Cemetery: First Parish Burial Ground, Massachusetts, USA Parents: unknown Spouse:...

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Col. Thomas Westbrook MP (c.1676 - 1744)

Colonel Thomas Westbrook (1675-1743/1744) was a military figure in colonial America. The City of Westbrook, Maine is named after him. Thomas Westbrook's varied career included the role of senior New En...

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Lewis Ludwig Wetzel MP (1763 - 1808)

Lewis Wetzel (August 1763 – 1808) was a frontiersman and Indian fighter who roamed the hills of what is now the state of West Virginia and Ohio. Wetzel County, West Virginia is named for him. Za...

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Elizabeth Estaugh (1682 - 1762)

Elizabeth Haddon (May 25, 1680 – March 30, 1762), born in Southwark, London, England, was the founder of Haddon Township and Haddonfield, New Jersey. From (retrieved 8 Dec 2013) Haddon's Qua...

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George Calvert, 1st Baron Baltimore MP (1579 - 1632)

Sir George Calvert, 1st Baron Baltimore, 8th Proprietor Governor of Newfoundland (1579 – 15 April 1632) was an English politician and coloniser. He achieved domestic political success as a Membe...

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Gov. James Wood MP (1741 - 1813)

from: James Wood, Jr. (1741-1813) was deputy surveyor of Frederick County and represented the county in the Virginia House of Burgesses from 1766 to 1776 and in the Virginia Constitutional Convention...

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Major General George LeRoy Irwin (1868 - 1931)

George LeRoy Irwin (April 26, 1868 – February 19, 1931) was a major general of the United States Army. Fort Irwin National Training Center is named in his honor. Biography Irwin was born o...

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Samuel Chew (c.1743 - 1778)

Samuel Chew (c. 1750 – 4 March 1778) was an officer in the Continental Navy. Born in Virginia, Chew, a resident of Connecticut, was appointed by the Marine Committee 17 June 1777 to command th...

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Baron Otfried Hans von Meusebach MP (1812 - 1897)

John O. Meusebach was born May 26, 1814, in Dillenburg, Duchy of Nassau, to Baron Karl Hartwig Gregor von Meusebach , a judge solicitor, and Ernestine von Meusebach née von Witzleben , a pianist...

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Josiah Quincy, III (1772 - 1864)

Josiah Quincy III (/ˈkwɪnzi/; February 4, 1772 – July 1, 1864) was a U.S. educator and political figure. He was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives (1805–1813), ...

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Jonathan Maxcy, Rev. (1768 - 1820)

Jonathan Maxcy (September 2, 1768 – June 4, 1820) was the second president of Brown University (then known as the College in the English Colony of Rhode Island & Providence Plantations); the t...

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Dr. Jonas Baldwin MP (1769 - 1827)

JONAS C.5, Samuel4, Samuel3, Henry2,Henry1 (of Woburn) Jonas Cutler Baldwin, son of Samuel Baldwin and Millient Cutler, was b. Jan. 3,1769 in Weston, Mass.; married with ELIZABETH WARNER , of Cumming...

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Davis Wasgatt Clark (1812 - 1871)

Davis Wasgatt Clark (25 February 1812 – May 23, 1871) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church, elected in 1864; the first President of the Freedman's Aid Society; and the name...

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Osman Cleander Baker (1812 - 1871)

Osman Cleander Baker (30 July 1812 – 20 December 1871) was an American biblical scholar and Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church. Early life Osman was born in Marlow, New Hampshire. He...

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Samuel Botsford Buckley (1809 - 1884)

Samuel Botsford Buckley (May 9, 1809 – February 18, 1884) was an American botanist, geologist, and naturalist. He graduated from Wesleyan University in 1836. Buckley investigated the botan...

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Carl Leo Stearns (1892 - 1972)

Carl Leo Stearns (1892-November 28, 1972) was an American astronomer. After graduating from Wesleyan University in 1917 with high honors in general scholarship and special honors in mathematics, St...

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John Monroe Van Vleck (1833 - 1912)

John Monroe Van Vleck (March 4, 1833–November 4, 1912) was an American mathematician and astronomer. He taught astronomy and mathematics at Wesleyan University in Middletown, Connecticut for m...

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Rev. Henry Dunster, First President of Harvard MP (1609 - 1659)

Henry Dunster Baptized: 26 November 1609 - Bolholt, Bury, Lancashire Parents:  Henry Dunster (abt 1580–1646) and Henry's first wife, who is not named in any records. Wives:...

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William Barton Rogers (1804 - 1882)

William Barton Rogers (December 7, 1804 – May 30, 1882) was a geologist, physicist and educator. He is best known for setting down the founding principles for, advocating for, and finally obta...

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M. Jeff Thompson (CSA), Brig. General (Missouri State Guard) (1826 - 1876)

Meriwether Jeff Thompson (January 22, 1826 – September 5, 1876) was a brigadier general in the Missouri State Guard during the American Civil War. He served the Confederate Army as a cavalry c...

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Brig. General Duncan McArthur, Governor (1772 - 1839)

Duncan McArthur (June 14, 1772 – April 29, 1839) was a Federalist and National Republican politician from Ohio. He served as the 11th Governor of Ohio. Born to Scottish immigrants in Dutches...

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Gen. John Alexander Lillington (c.1725 - 1786)

Revolutionary War Patriot. He was elected to the New Hanover County Safety Committee in 1775 and as one of the county's delegates to the Third Provincial Congress, which met at Hillsborough in August 1...

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Frank Luke, Jr. (1897 - 1918)

Frank Luke Jr. (May 19, 1897 – September 29, 1918) was an American fighter ace, ranking second among U.S. Army Air Service pilots after Captain Eddie Rickenbacker in number of aerial victori...

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Gov. Harrison Reed (1813 - 1899)

Harrison Reed (1813–1899) was the ninth Governor of Florida. Reed was born in Littleton, Massachusetts on August 26, 1813, to parents Seth and Rhoda Reed. His brothers were Curtis Reed and Georg...

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Alexander Mitchell, US Congress MP (1817 - 1887)

) Alexander Mitchell (October 17, 1817 – April 19, 1887) was a Scottish-born banker, railroad financier and Democratic politician in Milwaukee. He was born in Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotlan...

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Gen. "Billy" Mitchell, Father of the Air Force (1879 - 1936)

) William "Billy" Mitchell (December 28, 1879 – February 19, 1936) was a United States Army general who is regarded as the father of the U.S. Air Force. He is one of the most famous and most c...

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Gen. Moses Cleveland-Continental Army (1754 - 1806)

"MOSES CLEAVELAND, the second son and child of Colonel Aaron Cleaveland, of Canterbury, Connecticut, and nephew of the Rev. John Cleaveland (Yale 1745) and the Rev. Ebenezer Cleaveland (Yale 1748), w...

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Charles Francis Colcord (1859 - 1934)

Charles Francis Colcord (August 18, 1859–December 10, 1934) was a successful cattle rancher, U.S. Marshal, Chief of Police, businessman, and pioneer of the Old West. The community of Colcord, ...

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George Forquer (1794 - 1837)

George Forquer (1794–1837) was a politician who served variously as an Illinois State Senator, Illinois' 5th Secretary of State (1825–1828) and Illinois 5th Attorney General (1829ȁ...

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Portus Baxter, US Congress (1806 - 1868)

Portus Baxter was a Vermont Congressman. An advocate for Civil War military members, he was nicknamed "The Soldier's Friend." Baxter moved to Derby Line, 1828. He was a successful merchant and farmer. ...

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Dr. Jonothan Arnold (1741 - 1793)

Jonathan Arnold (1741-1793) was an American physician and statesman from New England. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island. Arnold served in the Continental Army as a surgeon, and directed the army ...

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Charles Franklin Kettering (1876 - 1958)

Born in an Ohio farmhouse, as an engineer he set up the Dayton Engineering Laboratories Company where he invented his most significant engine devices. He is most noted for inventing the first electrica...

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Theodore F. Green, Governor, U.S. Senator (1867 - 1966)

Theodore Francis Green (October 2, 1867 – May 19, 1966) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Rhode Island. A Democrat, Green served as the 57th Governor of Rhode Island (1933 ...

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Sir Gerald Herbert Portal KCMG CB (1858 - 1894)

Sir Gerald Herbert Portal KCMG CB (13 March 1858 – 25 January 1894) was a British diplomat who was the Consul General for British East Africa and British Special Commissioner to Uganda, and a ...

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James Murdoch Geikie (1839 - 1915)

James Murdoch Geikie PRSE FRS (23 August 1839–1915) was a Scottish geologist. He was born in Edinburgh, the son of James Stuart Geikie and younger brother of Sir Archibald Geikie. He was edu...

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Columbus Delano, US Congress (1809 - 1896)

US Congressman, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. Born in Vermont but raised in Ohio, he was a lawyer and Whig party loyalist who represented the Buckeye State in Congress from 1845 to 1847. When the Whi...

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Anne Calvert (Arundell), Baroness Baltimore MP (1615 - 1649)

In 1650 the Maryland General Assembly created Anne Arundel County and named it after Ann Arundell Calvert. from:

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Joshua Frederick Cockey (1765 - 1821)

Cockeysville was named after the Cockey family who helped establish the town. Thomas Cockey (1676–1737) settled in Limestone Valley in 1725 at Taylor's Hall (an area now just north of Padonia Ro...

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Thomas Cockey (c.1678 - 1737)

Thomas had a prior marriage in 1701 to Elizabeth Hammond resulting in two children. Cockeysville was named after the Cockey family who helped establish the town. Thomas Cockey (1676–1737) sett...

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Nellie Darling (deceased)

The village of Nellie, Ohio in Coshocton County was built on land once owned by Nellie's father, Perry Darling, and named in her honor. from: History of the Darling Family: Transcription of a Letter ...

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Rev. Richard Blinman MP (1615 - 1687)

From "Memoirs of the Plymouth Colony," by Hon. Francis Baylies: "Gov. [Edward] Winslow, the founder of Marshfield, often visited England; he induced several Welsh gentlemen of respectability to emigr...

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Col. Ichabod Crane, USMC (1787 - 1857)

) Ichabod Bennet Crane (July 18, 1787 – October 1857) was a military officer and probable namesake of the protagonist in Washington Irving's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Personal life Cran...

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Thomas Jefferson Bedford (1826 - 1906)

Find a Grave Birth: Mar. 7, 1826 Breckinridge County Kentucky, USA Death: Sep. 26, 1906 Los Angeles County California, USA The Town of Bedford Iowa is named after Thomas as well as Bedford Cany...

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Hon. William H. Cabell, of "Montevideo" MP (1772 - 1853)

William H. Cabell (December 16, 1772 – January 12, 1853) was a Virginia politician and Democratic-Republican. He served as Member of the Assembly, as Governor of Virginia, and as judge. He ado...

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Philip Lutley Sclater FRS FRGS FZS FLS (1829 - 1913)

Philip Lutley Sclater FRS FRGS FZS FLS (4 November 1829 – 27 June 1913) was an English lawyer and zoologist. In zoology, he was an expert ornithologist, and identified the main zoogeographic r...

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Algernon Percy, 4th Duke of Northumberland MP (1792 - 1865)

Admiral Algernon Percy, 4th Duke of Northumberland KG PC FRS (15 December 1792 – 12 February 1865), styled Lord Algernon Percy until 1816 and known as The Lord Prudhoe between 1816 and 1847, w...

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John Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont, PC, FRS MP (c.1711 - 1770)

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William Eden, 1st Baron Auckland MP (1745 - 1814)

William Eden, 1st Baron Auckland PC (Ire), FRS (3 April 1745 – 28 May 1814) was a British statesman and diplomat. The subantarctic Auckland Islands group to the south of New Zealand, discovere...

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Robert Saunders-Dundas, 2nd Viscount Melville, KT (1771 - 1851)

Robert Dundas, 2nd Viscount Melville KT, PC, FRS (14 March 1771 – 10 June 1851) was a British statesman, the son of Henry Dundas, the 1st Viscount. Dundas was the Member of Parliament for Hast...

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Alice Liddell (inspiration for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland) (1852 - 1931)

Alice Pleasance Liddell (/ˈlɪdəl/; 4 May 1852 – 16 November 1934), known for most of her adult life by her married name, Alice Hargreaves, inspired the children's classic ...

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Thomas Townshend, 1st Viscount Sydney MP (1733 - 1800)

Thomas Townshend, 1st Viscount Sydney PC (24 February 1733 – 30 June 1800), was a British politician who held several important Cabinet posts in the second half of the 18th century. His most e...

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Francis Leveson-Gower, later Egerton, 1st Earl of Ellesmere MP (1800 - 1857)

Francis Egerton, 1st Earl of Ellesmere KG, PC (1 January 1800 – 18 February 1857), known as Lord Francis Leveson-Gower until 1833, was a British politician, writer, traveller and patron of the...

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Richard Sykes (1839 - 1923)

Richard Sykes (11 May 1839 – 31 May 1923) was a pioneering rugby player who helped found two major clubs and became a landowner in North Dakota, founding five towns there. He was the fourth ...

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Ralph Arthur Edwards (1891 - 1977)

) Ralph Edwards, OC (ca. 1892 – July 3, 1977) was a pioneering British Columbian homesteader, amateur pilot and leading conservationist of the trumpeter swan. He received the Order of Canada i...

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Lewis Morris Rutherfurd (1816 - 1892)

Lewis Morris Rutherfurd (November 25, 1816 – May 30, 1892) was an American lawyer and astronomer, and a pioneering astrophotographer. Early life and work Rutherfurd was born in Morrisania,...

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Edward Williams Morley (1838 - 1923)

Edward Williams Morley (January 29, 1838 – February 24, 1923) was an American scientist famous for his path-breaking measurements of the atomic weight of oxygen, and for the Michelson–M...

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Robert Grant Aitken (1864 - 1951)

Robert Grant Aitken (December 31, 1864 – October 29, 1951) was an American astronomer. Biography Born in Jackson, California, he attended Williams College in Massachusetts and graduated wi...

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William Jordan Flake MP (1839 - 1932)

Find a Grave Birth: Jan. 3, 1839 Anson County North Carolina, USA Death: Aug. 10, 1932 Snowflake Navajo County Arizona, USA Son of James Madison Flake and Agnes Haley Love Married - Lucy Hann...

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Major General Clarence L. Tinker (1887 - 1942)

Major General Clarence Leonard Tinker (1887–1942) was an airman who lost his life during World War II while on a combat mission during the Japanese attack on Midway Island in the Pacific, June...

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Jesse Chisholm (1806 - 1868)

Jesse Chisholm (1806 – March 4, 1868) was an Indian trader, guide, and interpreter, born in the Hiwassee region of Tennessee, probably in 1806. He is chiefly famous for being the namesake to...

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Henry Sewell (c.1601 - 1644)

From: The area [Sewell's Point] was originally named in the 17th century after Henry Sewell, an Englishman who arrived in Virginia sometime prior to 1632 and married Alice Willoughby, daughter of T...

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Alice Sewell (Willoughby) (c.1608 - 1644)

From: Alice Willougby is Captain Thomas Willoughby's sister not daughter From: The area [Sewell's Point] was originally named in the 17th century after Henry Sewell, an Englishman who arrived in ...

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Fernando de Noronha (c.1450 - 1509)

Fernão de Noronha, também chamado Fernando de Noronha, corruptela de Fernão de Loronha (seu verdadeiro nome) (século XV - século XVI) foi um judeu português co...

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Hannah Robinson MP (1746 - 1773)

From Hannah's Rock This natural outlook over Boston Neck and Narragansett Bay is traditionally associated with the tragic tale of Hannah Robinson, which is a major feature in the folklore of Rhode Is...

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Dr. Silvester Gardiner MP (1708 - 1786)

Dr. Silvester Gardiner (June 29, 1708 – August 8, 1786) was a physician, pharmaceutical merchant and visionary land developer of Maine. Went to school in Boston and then after 8 years in Engla...

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George Bancroft, U.S. Secretary of the Navy (1800 - 1891)

George Bancroft (October 3, 1800 – January 17, 1891) was an American historian and statesman who was prominent in promoting secondary education both in his home state and at the national level. ...

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Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury MP (c.1621 - 1683)

Anthony Ashley Cooper, 1st Earl of Shaftesbury PC (22 July 1621 – 21 January 1683), known as Anthony Ashley Cooper from 1621 to 1631, as Sir Anthony Ashley Cooper, 2nd Baronet from 1631 to 166...

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Capt. John Lovell MP (1691 - 1725)

John Lovewell (October 14, 1691 – May 8, 1725) was a famous Ranger in the 18th century who fought during Father Rale's War (also known as Lovewell's War). He lived in present-day Nashua, New H...

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Wilford Woodruff, President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints MP (1807 - 1898)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "...Wilford Woodruff, Sr. (March 1, 1807 – September 2, 1898) was the fourth president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1889...

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Isaac Howland, Jr. (1755 - 1834)

History Isaac Howland, Jr., (1755-1834), eminent whaling merchant and founder of a celebrated house, was a man of slight physique, weighing it is said, not more than ninety or one hundred pounds, but...

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