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Ed Markey, U.S. Senator MP

Edward John "Ed" Markey (born July 11, 1946) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who is the junior United States Senator from Massachusetts, in office since 2013. From 1976 t...

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Butler Ames (1871 - 1954)

Butler Ames (August 22, 1871 – November 6, 1954) was an American politician, engineer, soldier and businessman. He was the son of Adelbert Ames and grandson of Benjamin Franklin Butler, both d...

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John Crawford Crosby MP (1859 - 1943)

From Wikipedia (English) : John Crawford Crosby (June 15, 1859–October 14, 1943) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Crosby was born in Sheffield, Massachusetts....

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Shearjashub Bourne, US Congress (1746 - 1806)

Bourne was born in Barnstable on June 14, 1746. He graduated from Harvard in 1764 and in 1782 was elected to the Massachusetts State House of Representatives. Bourne served until 1785, and later won ...

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Joseph P. Kennedy II MP

"Joseph Patrick "Joe" Kennedy II (born September 24, 1952) is an American businessman, Democratic politician, and a member of the Kennedy family. He served as a member of the U.S. House of Representa...

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Charles R. Clason (1890 - 1985)

Charles Russell Clason (September 3, 1890 – July 7, 1985) was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts and an attorney. Clason was born in Gardiner,...

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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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Calvin C. Chaffee (1811 - 1896)

Calvin Clifford Chaffee (August 28, 1811 – August 8, 1896) was an American doctor and politician. He was an outspoken opponent of slavery. Born in Saratoga Springs, New York, Chaffee graduat...

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William Whitney Rice (1826 - 1896)

William Whitney Rice (March 7, 1826 – March 1, 1896) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Deerfield, Massachusetts, Rice attended Gorham Academy, Maine, and graduated from...

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Henry Shaw (1788 - 1857)

) Henry Shaw (1788 - October 17, 1857) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, son of Samuel Shaw. Life Born near Putney, Vermont, Shaw completed preparatory studies. He studied law, was ad...

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Mark Langdon Hill, US Congress (1772 - 1842)

US Congressman. Elected to represent Massachusetts's 13th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1819 to 1821. From 1821 to 1823 he served Maine as At-Large in the Unite...

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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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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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Caleb Cushing, U.S. Attorney General (1800 - 1879)

Caleb Cushing (January 17, 1800 – January 2, 1879) was an American statesman and diplomat who served as a U.S. Congressman from Massachusetts and Attorney General under President Franklin Pier...

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John Kemble Tarbox (1838 - 1887)

John Kemble Tarbox (May 6, 1838 – May 28, 1887) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Early life and education Tarbox was born in that part of Methuen, Massachusetts that became in...

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Nathan Appleton MP (1779 - 1861)

Nathan Appleton (October 1, 1779 – July 14, 1861). Industrialist, US Congressman. He was one of the founders of the city of Lowell, Massachusetts, and one of the fathers of the American Industri...

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Augustus Peabody Gardner (1865 - 1918)

Augustus Peabody Gardner (November 5, 1865 – January 14, 1918) was a Representative from Massachusetts. Gardner was the son-in-law of Henry Cabot Lodge. Life and career Gardner was born on...

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Amos W. Abbott, US Congress (1790 - 1875)

ABBOTT, Amos, a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Andover, Mass., September 10, 1786; attended the Bradford Academy; merchant; highway surveyor; market clerk, 1819-1822; town clerk, 1822, 1826...

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Jonathan Grout, US Congress (1737 - 1807)

US Congressman. Elected to represent Massachusetts’ 8th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1789 to 1791. He was a member of the first Congressional delegation s...

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Robert C. Winthrop, Sr., U.S. Senator, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives MP (1809 - 1894)

Robert Charles Winthrop (Boston, Massachusetts, May 12, 1809 – Boston, Massachusetts, November 16, 1894) was an American lawyer and philanthropist and one time Speaker of the United States Hou...

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Maj. General Nathaniel Prentice Banks (USA), Governor, 25th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives MP (1816 - 1894)

Nathaniel Prentice Banks (January 30, 1816 – September 1, 1894) was an American politician and soldier, served as the 24th Governor of Massachusetts, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representativ...

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Tip O'Neill, 55th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives MP (1912 - 1994)

Thomas Phillip "Tip" O'Neill, Jr. (December 9, 1912 – January 5, 1994) was an American politician. O'Neill was an outspoken liberal Democrat and influential member of the U.S. Congress, servin...

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George B. Churchill (1866 - 1925)

George Bosworth Churchill (October 24, 1866 – July 1, 1925) was an American politician, a Representative from Massachusetts, and an academic and editor. Life and career Churchill was born ...

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Allen T. Treadway (1867 - 1947)

Allen Towner Treadway (September 16, 1867 – February 16, 1947) was a Massachusetts Republican who served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives, as a member, and President of, the Massa...

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George P. Lawrence (1859 - 1917)

George Pelton Lawrence (May 19, 1859 – November 21, 1917) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Adams, Massachusetts, Lawrence graduated from Drury Academy in 1876 a...

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Francis W. Rockwell (1844 - 1929)

Francis Williams Rockwell (May 26, 1844 – June 26, 1929) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, his father was Julius Rockwell, also a member...

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William Shadrach Knox (1843 - 1914)

William Shadrach Knox (September 10, 1843–September 21, 1914) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts who served from 1895 to 1903. Knox was the son of William Shadrach Knox Sr and Rebe...

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Julius Hawley Seelye (1824 - 1895)

Julius Hawley Seelye (September 14, 1824 – May 12, 1895) was a missionary, author, United States Representative, and former president of Amherst College. The system of Latin Honors in use at m...

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Charles Delano (1820 - 1883)

Charles Delano (June 24, 1820 – January 23, 1883) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Born in New Braintree, Massachusetts, Delano moved with his parents to Amherst in 1833. He att...

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William Whiting, II (1841 - 1911)

) William Whiting (May 24, 1841-January 9, 1911) was an American businessman and politician from Holyoke, Massachusetts. Whiting descended from an English family who first settled in Lynn, Massachuse...

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Charles Herbert Allen (1848 - 1934)

Charles Herbert Allen (April 15, 1848 – April 20, 1934) was an American politician and businessman. His positions included serving in the Massachusetts state legislature and senate, and in the...

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Rev. Manasseh Cutler MP (1742 - 1823)

Manasseh Cutler (May 13, 1742 – July 28, 1823) was an American clergyman involved in the American Revolutionary War. Cutler was also a member of the United States House of Representatives and ...

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Major General William Shepard (c.1737 - c.1817)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A103164 Added by Elwin C. Nickerson : Major-General William Shepard was born December 1, 1737, and di...

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John Bacon (1738 - 1820)

) John Bacon (April 5, 1738 – October 25, 1820) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts. John Bacon was born in Canterbury, Connecticut on April 5, 17...

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Ezekiel Bacon (1776 - 1860)

Ezekiel Bacon (September 1, 1776 Boston – October 18, 1870 Utica, Oneida County, New York) was an American lawyer and politician from Massachusetts and New York. Life He was a son of J...

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Hon. Leverett Saltonstall. Mayor of Salem (1783 - 1845)

[Following downloaded 2010 from Wikipedia:] Leverett Saltonstall (June 13, 1783 - May 8, 1845), was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts who also served as Speake...

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George Ashmun (1804 - 1870)

George Ashmun (December 25, 1804 – July 16, 1870) was a Whig member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts. Ashmun was born in Blandford, Massachusetts to Eli P. Ashmun an...

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Samuel Clesson Allen (1772 - 1842)

Samuel Clesson Allen (January 5, 1772–February 8, 1842) was a U.S. politician from Massachusetts during the first third of the 19th century. He began his career as a member of the Federalist P...

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Hon. John Quincy Adams, 6th President of the USA MP (1767 - 1848)

John Quincy Adams was the Sixth President 1825-1829 • Son of John Adams 2nd President Born: July 11, 1767 in Braintree, Massachusetts. Died: February 23, 1848, after collapsi...

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Jacob Crowninshield, Capt., Hon. MP (1770 - 1808)

Jacob Crowninshield was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts and appointee to the position of U.S. Secretary of the Navy, which he never filled. His brother Benjamin Williams Crowninshield did succ...

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Benjamin Crowninshield, U.S. Secretary of the Navy MP (1772 - 1851)

Benjamin Williams Crowninshield (December 27, 1772 – February 3, 1851) served as the United States Secretary of the Navy between 1815 and 1818, during the administrations of Presidents James M...

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Edward St. Loe Livermore (1762 - 1832)

Edward St. Loe Livermore, son of Samuel Livermore and brother of Arthur Livermore), was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. He was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on April 5, 1762. H...

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Josiah Smith, Congressman MP (1738 - 1803)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of LIEUTENANT. DAR Ancestor #: A106336 SMITH, Josiah, (1738 - 1803) SMITH, Josiah, a Representative from Massachusetts; born in ...

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Marcus Morton (1784 - 1864)

Marcus Morton (February 19, 1784Note 1 – February 6, 1864) was a lawyer, jurist, and politician from Taunton, Massachusetts. He represented Massachusetts in the United States House of Representa...

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Rufus Choate, U.S. Senator (1799 - 1859)

Rufus Choate (October 1, 1799 – July 13, 1859), American lawyer and orator, was born in Ipswich, Massachusetts, a descendant of an English family which settled in Massachusetts in 1643. His fi...

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Daniel Webster, U.S. Senator and Secretary of State MP (1782 - 1852)

US Congressional biography: WEBSTER, Daniel, (1782 - 1852) Senate Years of Service: 1827-41; 1845-1850 Party: Adams; Anti-Jacksonian; Whig WEBSTER, Daniel, a Representative from New Hampshire and a R...

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Alvan T. Fuller, Governor (1878 - 1958)

Alvan Tufts Fuller (February 27, 1878 – April 30, 1958) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. He became one of the wealthiest men in America, with an automobile dealership whi...

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George S. Boutwell, Governor, U.S. Senator and Secretary of the Treasury (1818 - 1905)

George Sewall Boutwell (January 28, 1818 – February 27, 1905) was an American statesman who served as Secretary of the Treasury under President Ulysses S. Grant, the 20th Governor of Massachus...

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William Jackson (1783 - 1855)

) William Jackson (September 2, 1783 – February 27, 1855) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts who lived at the Jackson Homestead. He was born in Newton on September 2, 17...

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John Holmes, U.S. Senator (1773 - 1843)

) John Holmes (March 14, 1773 – July 7, 1843) was an American politician. Holmes, a National Republican, served as a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts and was one of the first two U.S. Se...

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Dwight Foster, Judge & U.S. Senator (1757 - 1823)

[following downloaded 2009 from ] Judge Dwight Foster (1757-1823) was a chief justice of Worcester County, Mass., a member of the Massachusetts Constitutional Convention, the Massachusetts Legislatur...

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John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the USA MP (1917 - 1963)

John F. Kennedy was the 35th President of the United States. He was the second-youngest President and was assassinated on November 22, 1963 in Dallas Texas. John Fitzgerald "Jack" Kennedy (May 29, 19...

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Abram Piatt Andrew, Jr. (1873 - 1936)

Abram Piatt Andrew Jr. (February 12, 1873 – June 3, 1936) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. Biography Born in La Porte, Indiana, he attended the public schools and...

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William Appleton, US Congress (1786 - 1862)

US Congressman. He was elected as a Whig to represent Massachusetts' 1st and 5th Congressional Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1851 to 1855, and from March to Se...

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Albion Parris, Governor, U.S. Senator (1788 - 1857)

Albion Keith Parris (January 19, 1788–February 11, 1857) was an American politician and jurist of Maine. Parris served in many elected and appointed positions throughout this life, including s...

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Edward Burnett, US Congress (1849 - 1925)

Edward Burnett (March 16, 1849 – November 5, 1925) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Burnett attended St. Paul's School. He was graduated from St. Ma...

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Samuel Clesson Allen, US Congress (1772 - 1842)

Pastor, Lawyer, Representative of Massachusetts in Congress ALLEN, Samuel Clesson, (1772 - 1842) -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ALLEN, Samuel Clesson...

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Hon. David Sears, US Senate & Congress (1787 - 1871)

David Sears II (1787-1871) was a prominent 19th century Boston philanthropist, merchant and landowner. He developed a substantial part of nearby Brookline, Massachusetts, including building the Chris...

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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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Horace Mann, Sr. (1796 - 1859)

Horace Mann (May 4, 1796 – August 2, 1859) was an American education reformer, and a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1827 to 1833. He served in the Massachusetts Sena...

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Henry A. S. Dearborn (1783 - 1851)

Henry Alexander Scammell Dearborn (March 3, 1783, Exeter, New Hampshire – July 29, 1851, Portland, Maine) was an American lawyer, author, statesman and soldier. Dearborn was also the first Pre...

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Joseph Bradley Varnum, 7th Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, Senator MP (1749 - 1821)

Joseph Bradley Varnum (January 29, 1751 – September 21, 1821) was a U.S. politician of the Democratic-Republican Party from Massachusetts. Biography Joseph Bradley Varnum was born in Dracu...

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Theodore Sedgwick, US General, U.S. Senator & Speaker of the House MP (c.1746 - 1813)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A101376 Theodore Sedgwick was a delegate to the convention that ratified the U.S. Constitut...

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John William McCormack, 53rd Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives (1891 - 1980)

John William McCormack (December 21, 1891 – November 22, 1980) was an American politician from Boston, Massachusetts. McCormack served as a member of United States House of Representatives fro...

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Joseph William Martin, Jr., 49th and 51st Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives (1884 - 1968)

. Joseph William Martin, Jr. (November 3, 1884 – March 6, 1968) was a Republican Congressman and Speaker of the House from North Attleboro, Massachusetts. He was notably the only Republican to...

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Francis Baylies, US Congress (1783 - 1852)

The Baylies Family was a remarkable group of people. Their contribution to this country is remarkable. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Francis Baylies (October 16, 1783 – October 28, 1...

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William Baylies, US Congress (1776 - 1865)

William Baylies (September 15, 1776 – September 27, 1865) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, brother of Francis Baylies. Born in Dighton, Massachusetts, Baylies was graduated from...

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William Claflin, Governor (1818 - 1905)

William Claflin (March 6, 1818 – January 5, 1905) was an industrialist and philanthropist who served as the 27th Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts from 1869–1872 and as a me...

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George N. Briggs, Governor (1796 - 1861)

George Nixon Briggs (April 12, 1796 – September 12, 1861) was an American lawyer and politician from Massachusetts. A Whig, Briggs served seven terms as the 19th Governor of Massachusetts, fro...

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Levi Lincoln, US Congress (1749 - 1820)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for MASSACHUSETTS with the rank of MINUTE MAN. DAR Ancestor #: A070444 Levi Lincoln, Sr. (May 15, 1749 – April 14, 1820) was an American revolutionary and ...

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William Eustis, Governor, 6th U.S. Secretary of War (1753 - 1825)

William Eustis (June 10, 1753 – February 6, 1825) was an early American statesman. He was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts and studied at the Boston Latin School before he entered Harvard Co...

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Edward Everett, Governor, U.S. Senator and Secretary of State (1794 - 1865)

Edward Everett (April 11, 1794 – January 15, 1865) was an American politician and educator from Massachusetts. Everett, a Whig, served as U.S. Representative, and U.S. Senator, the 15th Govern...

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William B. Washburn, Governor, U.S. Senator (1820 - 1887)

William Barrett Washburn (January 31, 1820 – October 5, 1887) was an American politician from Massachusetts who served in the United States House of Representatives and as the 28th Governor of...

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Alexander H. Rice, Governor (1818 - 1895)

Alexander Hamilton Rice (August 30, 1818 – July 22, 1895) was Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts from 1856–1857, a U.S. Congressman during the American Civil War, and the 30th Governor of M...

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John Davis Long, Governor, U.S. Secretary of the Navy (1738 - 1815)

John Davis Long (October 27, 1838 – August 28, 1915) was a U.S. political figure. He served as the 32nd Governor of Massachusetts between 1880 and 1883. He later served as the Secretary of the...

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Benjamin Franklin Butler, Major General (USA), Governor, US Representative MP (1818 - 1893)

"Beast Butler" Benjamin Franklin Butler (November 5, 1818–January 11, 1893) was an American lawyer and politician who represented Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives an...

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George D. Robinson, Governor (1834 - 1896)

George Dexter Robinson (born George Washington Robinson; January 20, 1834 – February 22, 1896) was an American politician. He was born in Lexington, Massachusetts. He attended Lexington Ac...

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Richard Fletcher, US Congress (1788 - 1869)

) Richard Fletcher (1788–1869) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts. The brother of Governor Ryland Fletcher, he was born in Cavendish, Vermont on Janu...

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Gov. Levi Lincoln, Jr., US Congress (1782 - 1868)

. Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts 1825-1834 The son of the former Massachusetts Governor and U.S. Attorney General, Levi Lincoln, Jr. was born in Worcester. He returned there after at...

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Charles F. Adams Sr., US Congress, Ambassador MP (1807 - 1886)

Charles Francis Adams, Sr. (August 18, 1807-November 21, 1886), a lifelong Unitarian, was an antislavery politician who later opposed radical reconstruction of the South. As ambassador to Britain durin...

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Benjamin Adams, US Congress (1764 - 1837)

Benjamin Adams (December 16, 1764 – March 28, 1837) was an American lawyer and politician. Adams was born in Mendon, Massachusetts in 1764. Benjamin Adams grew up in Mendon, which was then a r...

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Josiah G. Abbott, US Congress (1814 - 1891)

Josiah Gardner Abbott (November 1, 1814 – June 2, 1891) was an American politician who served in the Massachusetts General Court and as a member of the United States House of Representatives f...

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Edward St. Loe Livermore, US Congress (1762 - 1832)

Edward St. Loe Livermore, son of Samuel Livermore and brother of Arthur Livermore), was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. He was born in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on April 5, 1762. He ...

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Amos Abbot, US Congress (1786 - 1868)

Amos Abbott (September 10, 1786, Andover, Massachusetts – November 2, 1868, Andover, Massachusetts) was a United States Congressman from Massachusetts. Son of Jeduthan Abbott (1749–18...

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Oliver Ames, Governor MP (1831 - 1895)

Oliver Ames (February 4, 1831 – October 22, 1895) was a U.S. political figure and financier. He was the 35th Governor of Massachusetts (1887–1890). He was the son of Oakes Ames (1804&#x...

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Oakes Ames (1804 - 1873)

Oakes Ames (January 10, 1804 – May 8, 1873) was an American manufacturer, capitalist, and member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts. As a congressman, he is credi...

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Brig. General William F. Draper (USA) (1842 - 1910)

William Franklin Draper (April 9, 1842 – January 28, 1910) was an American businessman, industrialist, and soldier who served as a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Draper was born in ...

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Eugene Foss, Governor (1858 - 1939)

Eugene Noble Foss (September 24, 1858 – September 13, 1939), was an American Representative and the 45th Governor of Massachusetts, as well as brother of George Edmund Foss. Biography

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Samuel W. McCall, Governor (1851 - 1923)

Samuel Walker McCall (February 28, 1851 – November 4, 1923) was a member of the United States House of Representatives, and the 47th Governor of Massachusetts. He was born in East Providence T...

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James Michael Curley, Governor (1874 - 1958)

James Michael Curley (November 20, 1874 – November 12, 1958) was an American politician famous for his four terms as Democratic mayor of Boston, Massachusetts and one term as Governor of Massa...

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Amasa Walker (1799 - 1875)

Amasa Walker (May 4, 1799 Woodstock, Connecticut – October 29, 1875 North Brookfield, Massachusetts) was an American economist and United States Representative, and was the father of Francis A...

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Elijah Brigham, US Congress (1751 - 1818)

When he went to college, his father gave him a horse, which was all the start he had toward his higher education. He graduated from Dartmouth College, A.B., 1778; A.M., Dartmouth and Harvard {ad eum.),...

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