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William Miller MP (1782 - 1849)

William Miller was an American Baptist preacher who is credited with beginning the mid-nineteenth century North American religious movement now known as Adventism. Among his direct spiritual heirs are ...

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Jacob Miller (1795 - 1861)

Jacob Miller served in the War of 1812, in Captain William Van Cleve's Company of Riflemen from Montgomery County, from 21 May, 1812 to 24 July, 1812 (view Roster of Capt. William Van Cleve's Company)....

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Jacob I. Cohen (1789 - 1869)

Founder of the banking house of J. I. Cohen, Jr., & Brothers, and was identified with the struggle for political rights of the Jews in Maryland (1818-26). This struggle terminating favorably to his cor...

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Philip I. Cohen (1793 - 1852)

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John James Tulloss (1783 - 1841)

John J. Tulloss, a Captain in the war of 1812, emigrated from Fauquier co., Va., in 1807. He was a brick maker, school teacher, and farmer, first in Licking County, OH and afterwards in Knox County, OH...

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Captain Levi Charles Harby (1793 - 1870)

Captain in the United States navy. Brother of Isaac Harby; born in Georgetown, S. C., 1793; died at Galveston, Texas, 1870. At nineteen he became a midshipman in the United States navy, and during the ...

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Allen Alse Hyatt (1790 - 1831)

Allen Alse (or "Alsey") Hyatt was a veteran of the War of 1812. He was enlisted in the 8th Company of the Anson Regiment of North Carolina Militia. Allen Alse Hyatt married Irene Woodard. Children: E...

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Samuel Mordecai (1786 - 1865)

Samuel was a merchant in Petersburg and Richmond, VA, and author of a book about the early history of Richmond, entitled "Richmond in By-Gone Days." He was a teacher in the successful Mordecai Female A...

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Roger Sheaffe MP (1763 - d.)

Margaret, the youngest daughter, married her cousin, Roger Hale Sheaffe. At the time of the marriage he was major in Brock's regiment. That gallant officer was slain at Queenstown Heights at 7 o'clock ...

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William Johnson Kerr MP (1792 - 1845)

William Johnson Kerr From Wikipedia: (1787 – April 23, 1845) was a political figure in Upper Canada. He was born in 1787, the son of Robert Kerr and grandson of Sir William Johnson. He w...

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Jacob Canter de la Motta, M.D. (1789 - 1845)

From the Occident and American Jewish Advocate - Vol. III, No. 1, Nissan 5605, April 1845, Obituary Dr. Jacob De La Motta. As our last number was going to press, we received the melancholy announce...

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Solomon I. Cohen (1777 - 1850)

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Mendes I. Cohen (1796 - 1879)

On May 7, 1879 Mendes I. Cohen, one of the Old Defenders of Baltimore in 1814 died at the age of 83 years in Baltimore. He was the younger of two other brothers, Jacob I. and Philip Cohen all of whom s...

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Philip Cohen (1781 - 1866)

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Hyam Cohen (1789 - 1850)

Obituary listed in the Occident and American Jewish Advocate, Oct. 1850: Died at Sullivan's Island, on Saturday morning, August 24th, Mr. Hyam Cohen, in the 62d year of his age. "The days of our life...

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Jacob Cohen (1796 - 1871)

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John Jacob Snell (1773 - 1851)

Marriages to: 1)-Mary Empie-2/05/1797 and 2)-Elizabeth Empey-1/09/1815

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Philip Empie, Corporal (1749 - 1812)

SOURCE< Fernow, DOCS relating to the Colonial History of New York, "New York in the Rev" Vol. 15, PP 295, 367 DAR< Ancestor # AO36707 Patriot- Served under Captain Henry Miller, Colonal Jacob Klock...

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Daniel Empie (1791 - d.)

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Michael M Cook (1765 - 1847)

Owner of Cook's Tavern, which served as American headquarters during the pivotal Battle of Crysler's Farm in the War of 1812. It was destroyed in the process. He rebuilt it after the war, and the secon...

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Joseph R. Underwood, U.S. Senator (1791 - 1876)

Joseph Rogers Underwood (October 24, 1791 – August 23, 1876) was a lawyer, judge, United States Representative and Senator from Kentucky. Joseph Underwood was born in Goochland County, Virgi...

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Gen. Samuel Ringgold (1770 - 1829)

Samuel was a Representative from Maryland; born in Chestertown, Md., January 15, 1770; received a limited schooling; moved to Washington County, Md., and settled at Fountain Rock, near Hagerstown; enga...

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Myer Michaels (1760 - 1815)

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Moses David (1767 - 1814)

Was a Lieutenant in the War of 1812.

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David David (1764 - 1833)

Served as a member of the British Army during the War of 1812. He reached the title of Captain.

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John Cleves Symmes, Jr. (expounded "Hollow Earth theory") (1779 - 1829)

. John Cleves Symmes, Jr. (1779 – May 1829) was an American army officer whose 1818 Hollow Earth theory, expounded on the lecture circuit, gained him considerable notoriety. Biography ...

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Freeman Nickerson, Elder (1779 - 1847)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson-This ancestor: Mormon Pioneer-1847 Freeman Nickerson (1778?–1847)= WAR of 1812- Rank Lt. Freeman Nickerson- Missionary to Upper Canada, Massachusetts, New York; membe...

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John Bilyeu MP (c.1775 - 1853)

Isacc and brothers John, and William volunteered from Overton Co., Tn., in Bradley's 1st Regt. of Tenn., in the campaign against the Creek Indians; (War of 1812). Listed in Capt. John Kennedy's Com...

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Job Manta Wixon, Jr. MP (1787 - 1857)

Served in the War of 1812, where he lost a leg in battle.

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Ichabod Nye (c.1772 - c.1855)

He and his brother Samuel Nye came to Ohio in 1807 and settled near Clinton, later moving to a farm on Green Valley road.--------------------At the Organization of Knox County, in 1808 he served on the...

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William Goucher (b. - 1825)

William Goucher was born in Rockbridge County, Virginia, and was a soldier in the war of 1812. He married Miss Sarah Casto in Greenbrier County, Virginia. They had nine children, seven sons and two dau...

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Napoléon I, emperor of the French MP (1769 - 1821)

Napoléon Bonaparte (15 August 1769 – 5 May 1821), was a military and political leader of France and Emperor of the French as Napoleon I, whose actions shaped European politics in the earl...

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B. Gen. Francis Smith Preston, Sr. Esq. (1765 - 1836)

Find a Grave Source: US Army Brigadier General, US Congressman. Born in Botetourt, Virginia, he was a successful lawyer in practice when he was elected a member of the State Senate of Virginia in...

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Major-General Sir Isaac Brock KB ("The Saviour of Canada") MP (1769 - 1812)

From 1797 Commander of 49th Foot. From 1810 Commander of all forces in Upper Canada with civil administrative powers. 16 Aug 1812 captured Detroit. In 1809 adopted Hercules Ellis's orphan. Commanded Br...

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Brig. Gen. John Payne, Kentucky Light Dragoons MP (1764 - 1837)

General John Payne, who was a Brigadier General led the Kentucky Light Dragoons in the War of 1812 (in particular the Battle of the Thames). John and Betsy had 13 children and lived in the stone house ...

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Hercules Ellis, BA (1780 - 1809)

Capt in 49th Foot. Reorganised defenses at Fort St Joseph Lake Huron. Drowned on way back to Ireland 1809. Illegitimate son adopted by Gov. Issac Brock his regimental commander.

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Dixie Hercules Ellis, BA (1777 - 1847)

Lt in 49th Foot reversed US cavalry charge at Battle of Cryslers Farm Irish Records Extraction Database about Dixie Ellis Name: Dixie Ellis Sex: Male Marriage: 1818 Marriage Place: Diocese of C...

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James Shadrick/Sampson Davis (1780 - 1854)

James Sampson Davis Added by darrelroberts65 on 7 Aug 2008 Originally submitted by patricia9590 to Davis/Pope/Giacometti/Pangelina Family Tree on 4 Mar 2008 From: RootsWeb's WorldConnect Project:...

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Levin Caulk (1765 - 1838)

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Col. Robert Exum (deceased)

Col Robert Exum came from North Carolina to Maury County in Middle Tennessee and settled in the wild woods of West Tennessee in the very early days. He was a farmer and manufacturer and had his hand in...

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Joseph Henderson (c.1770 - 1841)

According to 1820 census, owned 13 slaves. By 1830 census, this had increased to 26. Private in 1st Regiment, Georgia Militia, 8/20/1813 to 4/4/1814.

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Sam Houston, President of Texas MP (1793 - 1863)

Sam Houston lived twice among the Cherokees, who first nicknamed him "The Raven,' then, during a low point in his life, "Big Drunk." HE HAD A CHEROKEE WIFE! And she is buried at Fort Gibson National Ce...

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Benjamin Cleveland (1781 - 1858)

For many years Benjamin Cleveland was a prominent citizen of Habersham County, Georgia, wbich he represented in the legislature for twenty years. He was on officer in the Creek Indian War, Major and Co...

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Maj.Gen. Walter Hampden Overton (c.1788 - 1845)

Walter Hampden Overton (1788–1845) was a U.S. Representative representing Louisiana's 3rd congressional district. He was born near Louisa Court House, Virginia in 1788 and moved in infancy wit...

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James Long (1793 - 1822)

) James Long (born February 9, 1793 Culpepper County Virginia died 8 April 1822 in a Mexico military prison) led the unsuccessful filibuster Long Expedition to Texas. Biography Long was a for...

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Commodore Charles Morris (1784 - 1856)

) Commodore Charles Morris, USN (1784–1856) was a United States naval officer and administrator whose service extended through the first half of the 19th century. Biography Morris was ...

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William Allen Trimble, US Senate (1786 - 1821)

William Allen Trimble (April 4, 1786 – December 13, 1821) was a National Republican politician from Ohio. He served in the United States Senate. Born in Woodford, Kentucky the son of James...

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Nathaniel Greene Pendleton, III (1793 - 1861)

Nathanael Greene Pendleton (August 25, 1793 – June 16, 1861) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio, and the father of George Hunt Pendleton. Born in Savannah, Georgia, August 25, 1793, he mo...

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Benjamin Tappan, U.S. Senator MP (1773 - 1857)

Benjamin Tappan (May 25, 1773 – April 20, 1857) was an Ohio judge and Democratic politician who served in the Ohio State Senate and the United States Senate. He was an early settler of the Con...

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Sen. Joseph Kerr (DemRep - Ohio) MP (1765 - 1837)

Joseph Kerr (1765 – August 22, 1837) was a Democratic-Republican politician from Ohio. He served in the United States Senate. Born in Kerrtown, Pennsylvania (now Chambersburg), Kerr (prono...

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Oliver Otis Hickok MP (1775 - 1813)

He was a hero of the battle of Plattsburg in the War of 1812, and died a few days after the engagement.

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Oliver P Newberry (1789 - 1860)

Oliver Newberry (born East Windsor, Connecticut, 17 November 1789; died Detroit, Michigan, 30 July 1860), a brother of Walter Loomis Newberry, served during the war of 1812, and also during the Black H...

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James Witherell, US Congress (1759 - 1838)

ames Witherell (June 16, 1759 – January 9, 1838) was an American politician. He served as a United States Representative from Vermont and as a Judge of the Supreme Court for the Territory of M...

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Joseph Johnson, Governor (1785 - 1877)

) Joseph Johnson (December 19, 1785 – February 27, 1877) was a United States Representative and was the 32nd Governor of Virginia from 1852 to 1856. Born in Orange County, New York, he moved w...

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Amos Doane-Continental Army-Valley Forge (c.1758 - 1842)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson About My Ancestor- Continental Army- Battle Hardened Soldier/Soldiers Of The Line-" Harwich Boys" Barnstable- Captain Webbs Regiment- Awarded Land Grants Ather war- Hampden ...

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Henry S. Geyer, U.S. Senator (c.1790 - c.1859)

Henry Sheffie Geyer (December 9, 1790 – March 5, 1859) was a politician, lawyer, and soldier from Missouri. Born in Frederick, Maryland, he was instructed privately, studied law, was admitted ...

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Thomas Hart Benton, U.S. Senator ("Old Bullion") MP (c.1782 - 1858)

) Thomas Hart Benton (March 14, 1782 – April 10, 1858), nicknamed "Old Bullion", was a U.S. Senator from Missouri and a staunch advocate of westward expansion of the United States. He served i...

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Lewis F. Linn, U.S. Senator (1796 - 1843)

Lewis Fields Linn (November 5, 1796 – October 3, 1843) was a Jacksonian Democratic U.S. Senator for the state of Missouri born in Kentucky. He served in that role from 1833 to 1843. Four state...

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Henry Dodge, U.S. Senator (1782 - 1867)

Henry Dodge (October 12, 1782 – June 19, 1867) was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate, Territorial Governor of Wisconsin and a veteran of the Black Hawk W...

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Garret D. Wall, U.S. Senator (1783 - 1850)

Garret Dorset Wall (March 10, 1783 – November 22, 1850) was a military officer and politician from New Jersey. Biography Born in Middletown Township, he completed preparatory studies, ...

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Brig. General John Frederick Frelinghuysen (1776 - 1833)

) John Frederick Frelinghuysen (March 21, 1776 – April 10, 1833) was an American general and lawyer. Biography John Frelinghuysen was born in Millstone, New Jersey on March 21, 1776 to...

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Gov. Joseph Bloomfield MP (1753 - 1823)

Joseph Bloomfield (October 18, 1753 – October 3, 1823) was the fourth Governor of New Jersey. The township of Bloomfield, New Jersey is named for him. Joseph Bloomfield was born in Woodbridge ...

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James J. Wilson, U.S. Senator (1775 - 1824)

Jefferson Wilson (1775 – July 28, 1824) served New Jersey as a U.S. Senator from 1815 to 1821. Biography Wilson was born in Essex County, New Jersey, where he attended the common schoo...

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Lucius Q. C. Elmer, US Congress (1793 - 1883)

Son of Ebenezer Elmer, a surgeon of the Revolutionary army. Graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and admitted to the bar in 1815 and as counselor in 1818. 1820-1823: member of the Lower House and...

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Albert Gallatin, 4th U.S. Sec'y of the Treasury MP (1761 - 1849)

Abraham Alfonse Albert Gallatin ( January 29, 1761 – August 12, 1849) was a Swiss-American ethnologist, linguist, politician, diplomat, congressman, and the longest-serving United States Secreta...

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Gen. William Butler, US Congress (1759 - 1821)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for South Carolina with the rank of Captain. DAR Ancestor #: A017740 Service: SOUTH CAROLINA Rank: CAPTAIN Birth: 12-17-1759 PRINCE WILLIAM CO VIRGINIA Death:...

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William Butler, US Congress MP (1790 - 1850)

) William Butler (February 1, 1790 – September 25, 1850) was a United States Representative from South Carolina. He was a son of William Butler (1759-1821), brother of Andrew Butler, and fathe...

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John Hathaway Winslow MP (1776 - 1846)

Added by Elwin C. Nickersn- Served In The War of 1812!

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Gen. William Orlando Butler, US Congress (1791 - 1880)

William Orlando Butler (April 19, 1791 – August 6, 1880) was a U.S. political figure and U.S. Army major general from Kentucky. He served as a Democratic congressman from Kentucky from 1839 to...

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Gen. Percival "Pierce" Butler MP (1760 - 1821)

DAR Ancestor #: A017698 Col. Percival Butler was appointed Ky.'s first Adjutant General in Gov. Isaac Shelby's first term. Born in Penn., he was with Washington at Valley Forge and Lafayette at Yor...

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John Church Hamilton MP (1792 - 1882)

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson-John Church Hamilton (Born August 22, 1792 - died July 25, 1882) was the fourth son, fifth child of the founding father Alexander Hamilton. He was a lawyer, fought in the Wa...

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Louis McLane, US Senator, Sec'y of the Treasury & State MP (1786 - 1857)

Louis McLane (May 28, 1786 – October 7, 1857) was an American lawyer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware, and Baltimore, Maryland. He was a veteran of the War of 181...

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Martin Mead, Sr. MP (1767 - 1850)

From the descendants of Martin Mead and Freelove Wright: Martin married [3],[4] Freelove WRIGHT on 12 Nov 1796 in Rutland, VT. Freelove was born [3] 28 Oct 1774 in Rutland, VT. Martin MEAD ...

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Isham Esau Matlock (1782 - 1874)

In 1850 this family was living in Crawford County, Missouri. David and a David Matlock aged 2 and Born in Missouri are also living in the household. A Matilda Thorp18 and Clarke Rider 21 are listed as ...

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Robert E. M. Baylor, US Congress (1793 - 1874)

Co-founded Baylor University in Texas in 1845 Served in Congress. Commanded a company of soldiers in 1812. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------...

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Ninian Edwards, Gov'r, Terr. Gov'r, US Senator MP (1775 - 1833)

Ninian Edwards (March 17, 1775 – July 20, 1833) was a founding political figure of the state of Illinois. He served as the first and only governor of the Illinois Territory from 1809 to 1818, ...

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John Adair, Governor, U.S. Senator (1757 - 1840)

John Adair (January 9, 1757 – May 19, 1840) was an American pioneer, soldier and statesman. He was the eighth Governor of Kentucky and represented the state in both the U.S. House and Senate. ...

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Sen. David Walker (DemRep-KY) MP (1763 - 1820)

) David Walker (April 13, 1763 – March 1, 1820) was a U.S. Representative from Kentucky, brother of George Walker and grandfather of James David Walker. Born in Brunswick County, Virginia,...

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Brig. General Charles Mynn Thruston (USA) (1798 - 1873)

Charles Mynn Thruston (February 22, 1798 – February 18, 1873) was a soldier, farmer, politician, and a brigadier general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He served as the mayor...

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Richard M. Johnson, 9th Vice Pres. of the USA MP (1781 - 1850)

1804-1806 Kentucky State House of Represenatives; 1807-1819 U.S. Congressman for Kentucky; 1819-1829 U.S. Senator, Kentucky; 1829-1837 U.S. Congressman, Kentucky; 1837-1841 9th Vice-President of the ...

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Colonel James Rawlston (1778 - 1844)

Col. James Rawlston was a planter, a surveyor and a Colonel in the War of 1812. He fought in the Battle of New Orleans.

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John Eaton, U.S. Senator and Secretary of War MP (1790 - 1856)

) John Henry Eaton (June 18, 1790 – November 17, 1856) was an American politician and diplomat from Tennessee who served as U.S. Senator and as Secretary of War in the administration of Andrew...

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Capt. Cornelius M Nye (1796 - 1894)

Served in the war of 1812. Served as a Selectman and was a member of the Methodist Church for 80 years.

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Col. John Williams, U.S. Senator MP (c.1778 - 1837)

Capt of 6th U.S. Infantry 1799-1800; Captain of U.S. Regulars in the War of 1812. Colonel of East Tennessee Mounted Volunteers during the Seminole War, Colonel of the 39th U.S. Infantry, 1813 and serve...

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Alexander O. Anderson, US Senator (c.1794 - 1869)

Alexander Outlaw Anderson (November 10, 1794 – May 23, 1869) was an American attorney who represented Tennessee in the United States Senate, and later served in the California State Senate, an...

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Brig. General John Chandler, U.S. Senator (1762 - 1841)

John Chandler (February 1, 1762 – September 25, 1841) was an American politician and soldier of Maine. The political career of Chandler, a Democratic-Republican, was interspersed with his invo...

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James DeWolf ("Captain Jim"), U.S. Senator MP (1764 - 1837)

James DeWolf (March 18, 1764 – December 21, 1837), nicknamed "Captain Jim", was a United States Senator from Rhode Island, a long-time state legislator and a successful Privateer during the Wa...

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General Gordon Drummond MP (1772 - 1854)

Sir Gordon Drummond, GCB (27 September 1772 – 10 October 1854) was the first Canadian-born officer to command the military and the civil government of Canada. As Lieutenant Governor of Upper...

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Field Marshal George Hay, 8th Marquess of Tweeddale MP (1787 - 1876)

Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002 : Biographical Index. I. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of ...

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Joseph Cilley, U.S. Senator (1791 - 1887)

) Joseph Cilley (January 4, 1791 – September 16, 1887) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Cilley was born in Nottingham, New Hampshire, the son of Greenleaf Cilley and his wif...

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Jacob Collamer, US Senator, US Postmaster General (1791 - 1865)

Jacob Collamer (January 8, 1791 – November 9, 1865) was an American politician from Vermont. Biography Jacob Collamer was born in Troy, New York. He graduated from the University of Ve...

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Nathaniel Nye (1793 - 1876)

He served in the war of 1812 and resided for a time in Lee, Oneida County, NY.

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Captain French Forrest (CSN) (1796 - 1866)

French Forrest (1796 – December 22, 1866) was an American naval officer who served first in the United States Navy and later the Confederate States Navy. His combat experience prior to the Ame...

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Caesar A. Rodney, U.S. Senator and Attorney General (1772 - 1824)

Caesar Augustus Rodney (January 4, 1772 – June 10, 1824) was an American lawyer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic-Republican Par...

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Ebenezer Elmer, US Congress (c.1752 - c.1843)

Surgeon in the Revolutionary army. Ebenezer Elmer (August 23, 1752 – October 18, 1843) was an American physician from Bridgeton, New Jersey. He represented New Jersey in the U.S. Congress fr...

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John P. Kennedy, U.S. Sec'y of the Navy (1795 - 1870)

John Pendleton Kennedy (October 25, 1795 – August 18, 1870) was an American novelist and Whig politician who served as United States Secretary of the Navy from July 26, 1852 to March 4, 1853, ...

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Robert G. Harper, U.S. Senator (1765 - 1825)

Robert Goodloe Harper (January 1765 – January 14, 1825), a Federalist, was a member of the United States Senate from Maryland, serving from January 1816 until his resignation in December of th...

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Maj. General Samuel Smith (Maryland militia), U.S. Senator (1752 - 1839)

) Samuel Smith (July 27, 1752 – April 22, 1839) was a United States Senator and Representative from Maryland, a mayor of Baltimore, Maryland, and a general in the Maryland militia. He was the ...

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Maj. William Pinkney, US Senator & 7th Attorney General (1764 - 1822)

William Pinkney (March 17, 1764 – February 25, 1822) was an American statesman and diplomat, and the seventh U.S. Attorney General. Biography Born in Annapolis, Maryland, Pinkney studi...

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Arthur P. Hayne, U.S. Senator (1788 - 1867)

Arthur Peronneau Hayne (March 12, 1788 – January 7, 1867) was a United States Senator from South Carolina who belonged to the Democratic Party. Biography Born in Charleston, he pursued...

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