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Rear Admiral George F. Emmons (1811 - 1884)

George Foster Emmons (23 August 1811 – 23 July 1884) was a rear admiral of the United States Navy, who served in the early to mid 19th century. Biography Born in Clarendon, Vermont, Em...

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Major Nathaniel Henry Hutton (USA) (1834 - 1907)

Major Nathaniel Henry Hutton (Washington, D.C. November 18, 1833–Baltimore, Maryland, May 8, 1907) was an American architect and civil engineer. He worked as a surveyor in the American West in...

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James D. Hutton (c.1828 - 1868)

James Dempsey Hutton (c. 1828–1868) was an artist, surveyor, cartographer and early photographer active in Montana, Wyoming, South Dakota and North Dakota in the years before the American Civi...

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Joseph Pitty Couthouy (1808 - 1864)

Joseph Pitty Couthouy (6 January 1808 – 4 April 1864) was an American naval officer, conchologist, and invertebrate palaeontologist. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, he entered the Boston Latin ...

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Rear Admiral William Reynolds (1815 - 1879)

) William Reynolds (December 10, 1815 – November 5, 1879) was a rear admiral in the United States Navy who served during the American Civil War. His younger brother (by five years) was United ...

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Bvt. Colonel Benjamin W. Crowninshield (USA) (1837 - 1892)

Bvt. Col. Benjamin Williams Crowninshield (1837–1892) was a member of the Boston Brahmin Crowninshield family. Life He was born in Boston March 12, 1837. His father was Francis Boardma...

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Rear Admiral Arent S. Crowninshield MP (1843 - 1908)

Arent Schuyler Crowninshield (March 14, 1843–May 27, 1908) was an rear admiral of the United States Navy. He saw combat during the Civil War, and after the war held high commands both afloat a...

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William Holland Thomas, Principal Chief MP (1805 - 1893)

Adopted by Chief Yonaguska Drowning Bear. Drowning Bear called him Wil-Usdi or "Little Will." -------------------- Birth parents of William Holland Thomas were Richard Thomas and Temperance Calvert...

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La Motte Stearns (1842 - d.)

Served in Company A, 8th IA Regiment.

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DeWitt Stearns (1839 - d.)

Lieutenant in Company A, 8th IA Regiment.

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Zachariah Taylor Webb MP (1835 - 1914)

Additional Curator's Note: USE CAUTION WHEN MERGING. CHECK DATE OF BIRTH, PARENTS AND SPOUSE BEFORE MERGING. There are several Zachariah Taylor Webbs in this particular family. In addition, there is a ...

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Jonathan Webb (1808 - 1864)

Jonathan Webb was born in 1808 at Virginia. He was the son of William Webb , Sr and Nancy Green. Jonathan Webb married Elizabeth Porter, daughter of John Walker Porter and Martha Hutchinson. Jonathan...

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William Henry Jackson (1843 - 1942)

William Henry Jackson (April 4, 1843 – June 30, 1942) was an American painter, Civil War veteran, geological survey photographer and an explorer famous for his images of the American West. He ...

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Dr. Ferdinand Hayden (1829 - 1877)

Dr. Ferdinand Vandeveer Hayden (September 7, 1829 – December 22, 1887) was an American geologist noted for his pioneering surveying expeditions of the Rocky Mountains in the late 19th century....

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Gaither Bryant (1840 - 1920)

James Gaither Bryant (known as Gaither) was the son of Daniel and Lucilla (Smith) Bryant and the grandson of pioneers John and Elizabeth Bryant. Gaither married Mary Loy in the spring of 1869 when he w...

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Joseph Pulitzer MP (1847 - 1911)

Joseph Pulitzer April 10, 1847 – October 29, 1911), born Pulitzer József, was a Hungarian-American newspaper publisher of the St. Louis Post Dispatch and the New York World. Pulitzer intr...

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Joseph Amasa Yoemans (1842 - 1900)

He was a Captain in the 1st Ohio Calvary and one of the captors of Jefferson Davis.

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Benjamin Lewis DeMoss MP (1832 - 1863)

From History of the Thirty-seventh regiment of Indiana infantry volunteers; its organization, campaigns, and battles--Sept. '61-Oct. '64: Colonel George W. Hazzard was a regular army officer ȁ...

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Romulus Zachariah Linney (1841 - 1910)

Romulus Zachariah Linney (26 December 1841 – 15 April 1910) was a Republican U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1895 and 1901. Linney was born in Rutherford County, North Carolin...

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Gen. William Petit Trowbridge, Ph.D., LL.D. (1828 - 1892)

TROWBRIDGE, William Petit, engineer, born in Oakland county, Michigan, 25 May, 1828. He was graduated at the United States military academy in 1848 at the head of his class, and promoted 2d lieutenant ...

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Silas White Garrison MP (1832 - 1900)

Served in the 134th 100-day Volunteer Indiana Regiment in the American Civil War. From Company D Roster: Silas W. Garrison, Decatur County, Date of Muster on May 24, 1864, supposed mustered out, ...

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Col. James Harvey Blood (USA) (1833 - 1885)

James Harvey Blood (29 Dec 1833-29 Dec 1885) was a former Commander of the 6th Missouri Infantry in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He was promoted from Lt. Colonel to Colonel, and he w...

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Montgomery Hamilton (1843 - 1909)

MONTGOMERY HAMILTON (6/7/1843 to 6/9/1909) (Called "Mont"). Sixth child and second surviving son of Emerine Jane Holman Hamilton and Allen Hamilton. He was named for Allen Hamilton's Aunt in Ireland. S...

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Rev. James E. C. Sawyer (1842 - c.1915)

James Emery Cochrane Sawyer, "Syracuse, was born in Boston, Mass., Aug. 12, 1842, his ancestry on both sides being of old New England stock. In May, 1861, he left Phillips Exeter Academy, N.H., to volu...

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Colonel Andrew Erwin (CSA) (1830 - 1863)

Andrew Eugene Erwin was a grandson of Henry Clay (U.S. Senator and Secretary of State). He served in the Confederate Army, rising to the rank of Colonel and commanding the 6th Missouri Infantry Regimen...

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Major Henry Clay McDowell (USA) (1832 - 1899)

Henry Clay McDowell (February 9, 1832 - November 18, 1899) was an American businessman and noted Standardbred horse breeder. In 1857, he married Anne Smith Clay, daughter of Henry Clay, Jr. with ...

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Colonel William C. P. Breckinridge (CSA) MP (1837 - 1904)

William Campbell Preston Breckinridge (August 28, 1837 – November 18, 1904) was a Democratic U.S. Representative from Kentucky, a Member of the Masonic Lodge, and a Member of the Knights Templ...

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Brevet Brig. General Edward W. Serrell (1826 - 1906)

Edward Wellman Serrell (November 5, 1826 - ) was a prominent American civil engineer during the mid 19th century. In 1861, during the American Civil War he helped raise a regiment of engineers from N...

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John W. Nye (1847 - 1925)

Served in the Cavalry in the War between the States. Later he resided at Wilmington, NY.

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Solomon D. Johnson MP (b. - 1902)

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Benjamin Kingman Curtis (1828 - 1902)

Find a Grave Birth: Jan. 12, 1828 New York, USA Death: Dec. 13, 1902 Preston Franklin County Idaho, USA Benjamin was born in New York. His Civil War military and pension records have conflictin...

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Thomas Aaron Nelson (1835 - 1915)

Thomas Aaron Nelson was born in Fauquier County, Virginia in the Fall of 1835. He enlisted in the Confederate Army on March 12, 1862 joining the 6th Virginia Cavalry Reg't., Company H. He was wounded o...

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Capt Leonidas F. H, Pitchlynn MP (1833 - 1865)

Deserted Jun 13, 1863.

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Ebenezer J. Pitchlynn, 2nd Lieut. MP (c.1816 - d.)

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James Scott Moore, C. S. A. MP (1844 - 1907)

14th Virginia Cavalry, Company G.

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Charles Stillman, Sr. (1810 - 1875)

Charles Stillman (November 4, 1810 – December 18, 1875) was born in Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, to Capt. Francis Stillman and Harriet (Robbins) Stillman. He arri...

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Henry Villard MP (1835 - 1900)

Henry Villard (April 10, 1835–November 12, 1900) was an American journalist and financier who was an early president of the Northern Pacific Railway. Born and raised Ferdinand Heinrich Gus...

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James Farrow MP (1832 - 1900)

45th Regiment, Virginia Infantry, C. S. A.

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John Wallace "Captain Jack" Crawford ("The Poet Scout") (1847 - 1917)

John Wallace (Jack) Crawford (1847-1917), known as "The Poet Scout", was an American Civil War veteran, an American Old West scout, and a poet of western lore. He was a scout for General George Crook...

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John Austin Crawford (1822 - 1871)

John Austin Crawford, was born in Greenock near Glasgow, Scotland and married Susan Wallace who was not only a Scot but claimed to be descended from Sir William ‘Braveheart’ Wallace. Like...

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James Alexander Macauley (1840 - d.)

James Alexander Macauleywas a veteran of the American Civil War and was imprisoned for nine months in a Confederate war prison camp.

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George Nye (1840 - d.)

Lived in St. Albans, ME Had no children Served in the Army from 9/10/1862 to 8/13/1863

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George Fisher Baker MP (1840 - 1931)

George Fisher Baker (March 27, 1840 – May 2, 1931) was a U.S. financier and philanthropist. In 1924 he provided much of the initial funding for Harvard Business School with a grant for $5 mill...

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Lt. General Adna Chaffee, Sr. MP (1842 - 1914)

Find some Info on Adna Romanza Chaffee Sr. at this link: Adna Romanza Chaffee (1842-1914), American officer in the United States Army, who distinguished himself in the Cuban campaign of the Spani...

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Dr. Simon Baruch (1840 - 1921)

Simon Baruch (1840–1921) was a German immigrant of Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity who came with his family to the United States in 1855. He studied medicine, became a doctor, and served as a surgeon...

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John Patrick (CSA) (1843 - 1864)

John, a member of the Kanawha Riflemen in the late civil war, was captured at Cold Harbor in 1864 and died in a train wreck at Shohola. NY, while being transported as a prisoner of war to Elmira, NY. H...

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Dr. Alfred Patrick (CSA) (1831 - 1906)

During the Civil War, he and his brother, John Patrick, joined the Kanawha Riflemen, led by George S. Patton. Dr. Spicer Patrick survived the war, although it's uncertain if he saw any action. His brot...

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Henry Sanford, U.S. Ambassador to Belgium (1823 - 1891)

Link to grave Henry Shelton Sanford (June 15, 1823 – May 21, 1891) was an American diplomat and businessman who founded the city of Sanford, Florida. Early life Sanford was born in W...

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Edmund G. Ross, U.S. Senator (1826 - 1907)

Edmund Gibson Ross (December 7, 1826 – May 8, 1907) was a politician who represented the state of Kansas after the American Civil War and was later governor of the New Mexico Territory. His vo...

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Nathan Goff, Jr., U.Senator and Sec'y of the Navy (1843 - 1920)

Nathan Goff, Jr. (February 9, 1843 – April 24, 1920) was a member of the United States Congress from West Virginia, who also served briefly as United States Secretary of the Navy during the Ru...

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George M. Todd (Confederate guerrilla) (b. - 1864)

George M. Todd (unknown – October 21, 1864) was a Confederate guerrilla leader during the American Civil War who served under the infamous William C. Quantrill. A participant in numerous raids...

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Stephen Benton Elkins, US Senator and Sec'y of War (1841 - 1911)

See "Twenty Years in the Press Gallery" (O. O. Stealey) Publishers Press, Philadelphia 1906 -------------------- Stephen Benton Elkins (September 26, 1841 – January 4, 1911) was an America...

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Major John Newman Edwards (CSA) (1839 - 1889)

Major John Newman Edwards, CSA, (January 4, 1839 – May 4, 1889) was famed General Joseph O. Shelby’s adjutant during the American Civil War, an author, a journalist and the founder of t...

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John E. Kenna, U.S. Senator (1848 - 1893)

John Edward Kenna (April 10, 1848 – January 11, 1893) was an American politician who was a Senator from West Virginia from 1883 until his death. Kenna was born at Upper Falls, in Kanawha C...

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John Thornton, U.S. Senator (1846 - 1917)

) John Randolph Thornton (August 25, 1846 – December 28, 1917) was a United States Senator from Louisiana. Biography Born on Notoway plantation (near White Castle in Iberville Parish),...

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Charles Magill Conrad, U.S. Senator and Secretary of War (1804 - 1878)

Charles Magill Conrad (December 24, 1804 – February 11, 1878) was a Louisiana politician who served in the United States Senate, United States House of Representatives, and Confederate Congres...

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George Eustis, Jr. (1828 - 1872)

. George Eustis, Jr. (September 28, 1828 – March 15, 1872) was an American lawyer and politician. [edit] Biography He was born in New Orleans, Louisiana on September 28, 1828, the elde...

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Alexandre Mouton, Governor, U.S. Senator (1804 - 1885)

Alexander Mouton, elected as the first Democratic Governor of Louisiana, led the Constitutional Convention of 1845. The new Constitution directed the legislature to begin a public education system and ...

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William P. Kellogg, Governor, U.S. Senator (1830 - 1918)

William Pitt Kellogg (December 8, 1830 – August 10, 1918) was an American politician and a governor of Louisiana from 1873-1877 during Reconstruction. He was one of the most important politici...

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Lt. Commander Alexander S. MacKenzie (USN) (1842 - 1867)

Alexander Slidell MacKenzie (January 24, 1842 – June 13, 1867) was an officer in the United States Navy during the American Civil War. Biography Born in New York City, MacKenzie was appoin...

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Brevet Maj. General Ranald S. MacKenzie (USA) ("Bad Hand") (1840 - 1889)

Ranald Slidell (Bad Hand) Mackenzie, army officer, was born on July 27, 1840, in New York City, the son of Alexander Slidell Mackenzie, a popular author and naval officer who had taken his mother's fam...

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Simon B. Conover, U.S. Senator (1840 - 1908)

Simon Barclay Conover (September 23, 1840 – April 19, 1908) was a Republican Senator from Florida. Biography Born in Middlesex County, New Jersey, Conover attended an academy in Trento...

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Jeremiah Morton (1799 - 1878)

Jeremiah Morton (September 3, 1799 – November 28, 1878) was a nineteenth century politician and lawyer from Virginia. He was the younger brother of Florida senator Jackson Morton. Born in ...

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Jackson Morton, U.S. Senator (1794 - 1874)

Jackson Morton (August 10, 1794 – November 20, 1874) was an antebellum United States Senator from Florida and then a member of the Congress of the Confederate States during the American Civil ...

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Oliver P. Morton, Governor, U.S. Senator (1823 - 1877)

Oliver Hazard Perry Throck Morton (August 4, 1823 – November 1, 1877), commonly known as Oliver P. Morton, was a U.S. Republican Party politician from Indiana. He served as the 14th Governor o...

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Colonel Charles Denby (USA) (1830 - 1904)

Family Finder: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- CHARLES H. DENBY LIEUTENANT COLONEL 1830-1904 Father: Nathaniel Denby Mother: Sarah Jane Ha...

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Col. Graham N. Fitch (USA), US Senate & Congress (1809 - 1892)

Graham Newell Fitch (December 5, 1809 – November 29, 1892) was a United States Representative and Senator from Indiana, as well as a brigade commander in the Union Army during the American Civ...

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Colonel William Burnet (CSA) (b. - 1865)

Col. William Burnet was killed on March 31, 1865 at Spanish Fort, Alabama.

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Joseph B. Foraker, Governor, U.S. Senator (1846 - 1917)

Joseph Benson Foraker (July 5, 1846 – May 10, 1917) was a Republican politician from Ohio. He served as the 37th Governor of Ohio from 1886 to 1890. Early life Joseph B. Foraker was bo...

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Colonel Oliver Hazard Payne (1839 - 1917)

Oliver Hazard Payne (July 21, 1839 – June 27, 1917) was an American businessman, organizer of the American Tobacco trust, and assisted with the formation of U.S. Steel, and was affiliated with...

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George H. Pendleton ("Gentleman George"), U.S. Senator (1825 - 1889)

George Hunt Pendleton (July 19, 1825 – November 24, 1889) was a Representative and a Senator from Ohio. Nicknamed "Gentleman George" for his demeanor, he was the Democratic nominee for Vice Pr...

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Sidney Breese, U.S. Senator, Chief Justice of the Illinois Supreme Court (1800 - 1878)

Sidney Breese (September 7, 1800 – June 27, 1878) was a U.S. Senator from Illinois, Chief Justice of the Illinois Supreme Court, Speaker of the Illinois House of Representatives, a forefather ...

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Richard Yates, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1815 - 1873)

) Richard Yates (January 18, 1815 – November 27, 1873) was the Governor of Illinois during the American Civil War and has been considered the greatest war governor during that period. When the...

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Michael McLennon, USA (c.1830 - 1867)

Michael McLennon Union Soldier Co. A 7 Infantry wounded at Gettysburg in 1863 Died Tallahassee Fla. March 16 1867 aged 37 years

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Charles E. Stuart, U.S. Senator (1810 - 1887)

Charles Edward Stuart (November 25, 1810 – May 19, 1887) was a U.S. Representative and U.S. Senator from the state of Michigan. Biography Stuart was born in New York, either near Water...

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Julius C. Burrows, U.S. Senator (1837 - 1915)

Caesar Burrows (January 9, 1837 – November 16, 1915) was a U.S. Representative and a U.S. Senator from the state of Michigan. Early life and education Burrows was born in North East, P...

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Lt James I. Christiancy, Medal of Honor MP (c.1844 - 1899)

James Isaac Christiancy (1844-December 18, 1899), was First Lieutenant, United States Army. He was awarded the Medal of Honor during the American Civil War. Medal of Honor The President of the Unit...

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Waldo P. Johnson, U.S. and Confederate States Senator (1817 - 1885)

Waldo Porter Johnson (September 16, 1817 – August 14, 1885) was a United States Senator from Missouri, and later a member of the Confederate Congress during the American Civil War. Born in...

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David Rice Atchison, U.S. Senator ("Border Ruffian" leader) (1807 - 1886)

David Rice Atchison (August 11, 1807 – January 26, 1886) was a mid-19th century Democratic United States Senator from Missouri. He served as President pro tempore of the United States Senate f...

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William Warner, US Senate & Congress (1840 - 1916)

) William Warner (June 11, 1840 – October 4, 1916) was an American lawyer and politician based in Kansas City, Missouri, where he became mayor of Kansas City in 1871-72. He later represented M...

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Sgt. Perry Farrow MP (1835 - 1887)

At an early day he learned the trade of mill-wright. When the War of the Rebellion broke out Mr. Farrow took sides with the South, or rather was drafted into the Rebel services. After serving until 186...

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Trusten Polk, Governor, U.S. Senator (1811 - 1876)

Trusten Polk (May 29, 1811 – April 16, 1876) served as both the 12th Governor of Missouri in 1857 and U.S. Senator from 1857 to 1862. Biography Polk was born in Bridgeville, Delaware. ...

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William F. Vilas, U.S. Senator, Postmaster General and Secretary of the Interior (1840 - 1908)

William Freeman Vilas (July 9, 1840 – August 27, 1908) was a member of the Democratic Party who served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1891 to 1897. He was a promin...

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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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James Rood Doolittle, U.S. Senator (1815 - 1897)

James Rood Doolittle (January 3, 1815 – July 23, 1897) was an American politician who served as a senator from the state of Wisconsin from March 4, 1857, to March 4, 1869. He was a strong supp...

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John Henry Russell (USA) [Rear Admiral post Civil War] (1827 - 1897)

Rear Admiral John Henry Russell (4 July 1827 – 1 April 1897) was an officer of the United States Navy during the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War. Biography Russell was ...

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James Walter Wall, U.S. Senator (1820 - 1872)

James Walter Wall (May 26, 1820 – June 9, 1872) was a United States Senator from New Jersey during the American Civil War. He was the son of U.S. Senator Garret Dorset Wall. Biography ...

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William L. Dayton, U.S. Senator, Minister to France (1807 - 1864)

William Lewis Dayton (February 17, 1807 – December 1, 1864) was an American politician. A distant relation of U.S. House Speaker and U.S. Constitution signatory Jonathan Dayton, he was bor...

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Matthew "Boss" Quay, Senator, Medal of Honor (c.1833 - c.1904)

Matthew Stanley Quay (September 30, 1833 – May 28, 1904) was an immensely powerful Pennsylvania political boss; "kingmaker" (Benjamin Harrison, 1888). "Boss" Quay's political principles and ac...

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Dr. Abraham Hoch Landis (1821 - 1896)

Surgeon in the Civil War, Commissioned in Company S, 35th Infantry, OH Regiment --------------------Source: Abraham Landis, a 41-year old doctor from Millville , Ohio , joined the 35th Ohio Volunteer...

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John J. Patterson, U.S. Senator (1830 - 1912)

John James Patterson (August 8, 1830 – September 28, 1912) was a businessman and United States Senator from South Carolina. Born in Waterloo, Pennsylvania, he grew up there and attended the pu...

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Anthony C. Higgins, U.S. Senator (1840 - 1912)

Anthony C. Higgins (October 1, 1840 - June 26, 1912) was a lawyer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran of the Civil War and a member of the Republican, who...

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William Nye (1815 - 1886)

In 1831 he commanded a company of light infantry In 1849 was a Major-General of the State Militia In 1851 was a member of the State Legislature During the Civil War he served 9 months and later a...

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William Harrell Felton (1823 - 1909)

William Harrell Felton (June 19, 1823 – September 24, 1909) was an American politician, army surgeon, and Methodist minister. His wife was Rebecca Latimer Felton, who became the first woman to...

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Herschel Johnson, Governor, U.S. Senator MP (1812 - 1880)

Herschel Vespasian Johnson (September 18, 1812 – August 16, 1880) was an American politician. He was the 41st Governor of Georgia from 1853 to 1857 and the vice-presidential nominee of the Dou...

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Lieutenant John Merryman (Maryland militia) [petitioner in "Ex parte Merryman"] (1824 - 1881)

John Merryman (August 9, 1824 – November 15, 1881) was the petitioner in one of the best known habeas corpus cases of the American Civil War, a militia officer during the Civil War, and a Mary...

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Thomas Holliday Hicks, Governor, U.S. Senator (1798 - 1865)

Thomas Holliday Hicks (September 2, 1798 – February 14, 1865) was an American politician from Maryland. He served as the 31st Governor of Maryland from 1858 until 1862, and as a U.S. Senator f...

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John Bora (USA) (1845 - 1907)

Listed in the 1890 Census of Union Veterans as John Bora (aka Hill). His regiment is listed as 8th, but there is no company listed. A "John T. Bour" fought in the 14th Vermont Regiment, Co. H, which ...

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Captain Thomas Settle (CSA), Judge (1831 - 1888)

) Thomas Settle (January 23, 1831 – December 1, 1888) was an American judge and politician in North Carolina. Born in Rockingham County, North Carolina, Settle received a A.B. from the Uni...

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General Louis Bell (USA) (1837 - 1865)

Civil War Union Army Officer. Mortally wounded by a Confederate sharpshooter during the Union attack on the Confederate Fort Fisher, North Carolina, January 15, 1865. He died of his wound the day after...

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