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Maj. General Stephen van Rensselaer III MP (1764 - 1839)

""The Patroon""

General Stephen Van Rennselaer was a Major General in the New York State Militia during the War of 1812, and he commanded troops along the northern frontier. Stephen Van Rensselaer was badly defeated...

3/9/2007 8/16/2011

Henry Bell Van Rensselaer (May 14, 1810 – March 23, 1864) was a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War, and a politician who served in the United States Congress as a Representa...

6/26/2007 8/16/2011

John Updike MP (1932 - 2009)

"Updike", "Updick", "Opdyck", "op Dyck", "Opdycke", "Dijck", "op de Dijk"

For more information, see Wikipedia or The John Updike Society .

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

Jacob Aaron Westervelt (1800 - 1879)

See Wikipedia

7/25/2011 7/25/2011

Dennis Hopper MP (1936 - 2010)

Dennis Lee Hopper was an American actor, filmmaker and artist, with a career that spanned half of the 20th century. Hopper was best known for directing and acting in the 1969 movie Easy Rider which won...

2/27/2009 7/5/2011

Egbert Ludovicus Viele (Vee-lee) (June 17, 1825 – April 22, 1902) was a civil engineer and United States Representative from New York from 1885–1887, as well as an officer in the Union ...

4/9/2009 6/18/2011

Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt - Wikipedia - English Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt I (October 20, 1877–May 7, 1915) was a wealthy sportsman and a member of the famous Vanderbilt family of philanthropists...

7/13/2007 6/14/2011

Henry Fonda MP (1905 - 1982)


Fonda was born in Grand Island, Nebraska to advertising-printing jobber William Brace Fonda and Elma Herberta Jaynes, in the second year of their marriage. The Fonda family had emigrated westward from ...

1/24/2007 6/14/2011

Jane Fonda MP

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Jane Fonda (born December 21, 1937) is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru. She rose to fame in the 1960s with films such as Barbarella and Cat Bal...

1/24/2007 6/14/2011

President Franklin D. Roosevelt MP (1882 - 1945)


Roosevelt Genealogy: SOURCE: Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Franklin Delano Roosevelt (January 30, 1882 – April 12, 1945; pronounced /ˈroʊzəvɛlt/ ROE-z...

7/8/2007 6/14/2011

Martin Van Buren, 8th President of the USA MP (1782 - 1862)

"President /Van Buren/"

Fue el octavo Presidente de los Estados Unidos The eighth President of the United States from 1837 to 1841. Before his presidency, he served as the eighth Vice President (1833-1837) and the 10th Se...

7/1/2007 6/12/2011

Cornelius Vanderbilt MP (1794 - 1877)

Cornelius Vanderbilt (May 27, 1794 – January 4, 1877), also known by the sobriquet Commodore,[1] was an American entrepreneur. He built his wealth in shipping and railroads and was the patriar...

6/25/2007 6/11/2011

Humphrey Bogart MP (1899 - 1957)


Humphrey DeForest Bogart was American actor who became a preeminent motion picture “tough guy” and was a top box office attraction during the 1940s and '50s. In his performances he projec...

1/26/2007 6/11/2011

Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt, 26th President of the USA MP (1858 - 1919)

"Teddy", "Teddy Bear", "Theodore /Roosevelt /", "Pres Theodore /Roosevelt/"

Theodore Roosevelt became the first American President to take seriously the concept of the preservation of nature. As President from 1901 to 1909, he designated 150 National Forests, the first 51 Fede...

3/25/2007 6/11/2011