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Isaac Dickerman (1677 - 1758)

From Herman Robinson Carson, DD, 1950: Isaac Dickerman was one of the most notable men in our family. Born in New Haven, he accomplished many things in his lifetime. Isaac Dickerman served more t...

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Jeremiah Day, Jr. (1773 - 1867)

Jeremiah Day was an American academic, a Congregational minister and President of Yale College (1817–1846) -

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Sherman Day (1806 - 1884)

Sherman Day (1806–1884) was born in New Haven, Connecticut and died in Berkeley, California. He attended Phillips Academy, Andover and graduated from Yale College, A.B., 1826, receiving the de...

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Maj. General Henry R. Jackson (CSA) (1820 - 1898)

Myers, p. 1561 - "He was one of the most distinguished Georgians of his day." Henry Rootes Jackson (June 24, 1820 – May 23, 1898) was a major general in the Confederate States Army during th...

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William North Rice (1845 - 1928)

William North Rice (1845–1928) was an American geologist, educator, and Methodist minister and theologian concerned with reconciliation of science and religious faith. Early life and educa...

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William Edward Boeing (1881 - 1956)

William Edward Boeing (October 1, 1881 – September 28, 1956) was an American aviation pioneer who founded The Boeing Company. Biography Boeing was born in Detroit, Michigan, to a wealthy G...

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William Collins Whitney, U.S Secretary of the Navy MP (1841 - 1904)

William Collins Whitney (July 5, 1841 - February 2, 1904) was an American political leader and financier and founder of the prominent Whitney family. He served as Secretary of the Navy in the first C...

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Brig. General William Preston (CSA) (1816 - 1887)

) William Preston (October 16, 1816 – September 21, 1887) was an American lawyer, politician, and ambassador to Spain. He also was a brigadier general in the Confederate Army during the Americ...

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William Nathan Harrell Smith (1812 - 1889)

William Nathan Harrell Smith (September 24, 1812 – November 14, 1889) was a United States Representative from North Carolina; born in Murfreesboro, North Carolina, September 24, 1812; attend...

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Gordon Gray MP (1909 - d.)

) Gordon Gray (May 30, 1909 – November 26, 1982) was an official in the government of the United States during the administrations of Harry Truman (1945–53) and Dwight Eisenhower (1953&...

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William T. S. Barry (1821 - 1868)

William Taylor Sullivan Barry (December 10, 1821 – January 29, 1868) was a U.S. Representative from Mississippi. Born in Columbus, Mississippi, Barry was graduated from Yale College in 1841 ...

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John Perkins, Jr. (1819 - 1885)

. A Representative from Louisiana; born in Natchez, Miss., July 1, 1819; received his early education from private tutors; was graduated from Yale College in 1840 and from the law department of Harva...

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Tony Hulman Jr (1901 - 1977)

Find a Grave Birth: Feb. 2, 1901 Death: Oct. 27, 1977 Businessman. Yale-educated, he inherited a multimillion-dollar company, Hulman and Company, when his father died in 1942. "Clabber Girl" ba...

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt III (1938 - d.)

Franklin Delano Roosevelt III (born July 19, 1938) is an American economist and a grandson of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Eleanor Roosevelt.

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George Horace Lorimer (1867 - 1937)

George Horace Lorimer (October 6, 1867 – October 22, 1937) was an American journalist and author. He is best known as the editor of The Saturday Evening Post. During his editorial reign, the P...

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Tom Slick (1916 - 1962)

SLICK, THOMAS BAKER, JR. (1916–1962). Thomas Baker Slick, Jr., oilman, rancher, philanthropist, and founder of the Southwest Research Institute and the Texas Biomedical Research Institute in S...

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J. Howard Marshall (1905 - 1995)

James Howard Marshall II (January 24, 1905 – August 4, 1995) was an American business magnate, university professor, attorney, and federal government official. His life spanned more than nine ...

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John Mortimer Schiff MP (1904 - 1987)

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George "Barney" Washington Crile, Jr. (1907 - 1992)

. surgeon and author whose father founded the Cleveland Clinic CRILE, GEORGE, JR. (3 Nov. 1907--9 Sept. 1992), an Honorary Member of the English Royal College of Surgeons (elected 1978), served...

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Samuel S.Phelps, U.S. Senator (1793 - 1855)

Samuel Shethar Phelps (May 13, 1793 – March 25, 1855) was a United States Senator from Vermont. He was a member of the Whig Party. Phelps was born in Litchfield, Connecticut. He studied at Y...

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John A. Peters, US Congress (1822 - 1904)

John Andrew Peters (October 9, 1822 - April 2, 1904) was a U.S. Congressman from Maine, and the uncle of John Andrew Peters. He was also Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. Born the ...

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Prof. Theodore W. Dwight, LL.D. (1822 - 1892)

Prof. Theodore William Dwight, LL.D. (son of Dr. Benjamin W. Dwight and Sophia Strong), b. at Catskill, N. Y., July 18, 1822, grad. at Hamilton Coll., N. Y., in 1840, became classical teacher in the ...

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Benjamin W. Dwight, PhD (1816 - 1889)

Benjamin Woodbridge Dwight (1816–1889) was an American educator and author. Life Benjamin Woodbridge Dwight was born April 5, 1816 in New Haven, Connecticut. His father was physician Benja...

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Benjamin W. Dwight, MD (c.1780 - 1850)

Benjamin Woolsey Dwight, M.D. (son of Prest. Timothy Dwight of Yale College and Mary Woolsey), b. at Northampton, Feb. 10, 1780, grad. at Yale in 1799, was fitted by his father for college and entered ...

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Thomas Hill Hubbard (1781 - 1857)

Thomas Hill Hubbard (December 5, 1781—May 21, 1857) was an American lawyer, judge and public official from Madison County, New York. A member of the Democratic-Republican party, Hubbard was tw...

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Philip Caryl Jessup (1897 - 1986)

Philip Caryl Jessup (born January 5, 1897, in New York City; died January 31, 1986, in Newtown, Bucks County, Pa.) was a diplomat, scholar, and jurist from New York City. Early life and education ...

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William Jessup (1797 - 1868)

William Jessup (June 21, 1797 - September 11, 1868) was a Pennsylvania judge and father of the missionary Henry Harris Jessup. A member of the Republican party, he is best known for being the chairma...

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Henry Harris Jessup, Rev. (1832 - 1910)

Henry Harris Jessup (1832-1910) was an American Presbyterian mi ssionary, author, and a founder of the American University of Beirut. He was born at Montrose, Pennsylvania, son of the jurist William ...

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Victor H. Metcalf, U.S. Secretary of Commerce and Labor, SecNav (1853 - 1936)

Victor Howard Metcalf (October 10, 1853 – February 20, 1936) was an American politician; he served in President Theodore Roosevelt's cabinet an Secretary of Commerce and Labor, and then as Sec...

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Clements Ripley (1892 - 1954)

Clements Ripley (August 26, 1892 – July 22, 1954) was an American fiction writer and screenwriter. Early life Ripley was born on August 26, 1892, in Tacoma, Washington. He was the son of T...

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Poultney Bigelow (1855 - 1954)

Poultney Bigelow (10 September 1855 – 28 May 1954) was an American journalist and author. He was born in New York City, the fourth of eight children of John Bigelow, co-owner of the New Yo...

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Henry G. Ludlow (1797 - 1867)

Henry G. Ludlow (1797-1867) was an American minister and abolitionist, and one of those who worked with the New York Amistad Committee. He was a divinity student at Yale and then minister of the Fi...

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Henry "HC" Codman Potter, II (1904 - 1977)

Henry Codman Potter II (November 13, 1904 - August 31, 1977) was an American theatrical producer/director and a motion picture director. Biography H.C. Potter was born in New York City, the grandso...

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Alfred Conkling Coxe, Jr. (1880 - 1957)

. Alfred Conkling Coxe Jr. (May 7, 1880 – December 21, 1957) was a United States federal judge. Born in Utica, New York, Coxe attended Cornell Law School, and received an A.B. from Yale Univ...

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Selah Brewster Strong (1792 - 1872)

Selah Brewster Strong (May 1, 1792 Brookhaven, Suffolk County, New York – November 29, 1872 Setauket, Suffolk Co, NY) was an American lawyer and politician from New York. Life He was bor...

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Morris Sheppard, U.S. Senator (1875 - 1941)

John Morris Sheppard (May 28, 1875 – April 9, 1941) was a Democratic United States Congressman and United States Senator from Texas. He authored the Eighteenth Amendment (Prohibition) and intr...

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Charles Daniel Frey, Jr. (c.1917 - d.)

6. Charles Daniel Frey: b. c1916/7 IL [caption to picture in the Chicago Tribune, 12 Oct 1941: “Miss Sue Kingsley Carl and her fiance, Charles Daniel Frey Jr., snapped at the Hotel Sheraton Sk...

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Jeremiah Mason, U.S. Senator (1768 - 1848)

Jeremiah Mason (April 27, 1768 – October 14, 1848) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Lebanon, Connecticut, son of Jeremiah Mason (February 22, 1729/1730 – April 16...

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Simeon Olcott, U.S. Senator (1735 - 1815)

Simeon Olcott (October 1, 1735 – February 22, 1815) was a United States Senator from New Hampshire. Born in Bolton, Connecticut Colony, he graduated from Yale College in 1761, studied law, was...

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Phineas Fiske (c.1682 - 1738)

Mr. Phineas Fisk, was the colleague and successor of Mr. Hobart. He was the son of. Dr. John Fisk of Milford, and graduated at Yale College in 1704, being of the third class which received the honours ...

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Augustine Lonergan, U.S. Senator (1874 - 1947)

LONERGAN, Augustine, a Representative and a Senator from Connecticut; born in Thompson, Windham County, Conn., May 20, 1874; attended the public schools of Rockville and Bridgeport; graduated from th...

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Thaddeus Betts, U.S. Senator (1789 - 1840)

Thaddeus Laddins Betts (February 4, 1789 – April 7, 1840) was the 12th and 14th Lieutenant Governor of the state of Connecticut from 1832 to 1833 and from 1834 to 1835, and a United States Sen...

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Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, II (1912 - 1999)

Alfred Gywnne Vanderbilt 1912-1999. A sportsman, grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt II reputed to be the richest man in the world, of Mill Neck, died on Nov. 12, 1999 at 87. He was born in London 1912....

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Edwin Augustus Grosvenor, Prof. (1845 - 1936)

Grosvenor, Edwin A. (Edwin Augustus), 1845-1936. DLC ( 1845, Aug. 30 - 1936, Sept. 15) Biographical History 1845, Aug. 30 Born, Newburyport, Mass. 1867 Graduated, Amherst College, Amherst, Mass. ...

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Gilbert Melville Grosvenor MP

Gilbert Mellville GROSVENOR became President of the National Geographic Society in 1967. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Gilbert Melville Gro...

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Alfred Cowles, III (1891 - 1984)

Alfred Cowles III (15 September 1891 – 28 December 1984) was an American economist, businessman and founder of the Cowles Commission. He graduated from Yale in 1913, where he was a member of...

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Alfred Cowles, Jr. (1865 - 1939)

. Alfred Cowles, Jr. (5 January 1865, Chicago - 15 January 1939, Chicago) He was the son of Alfred Cowles, Sr. and Sarah Hutchinson Cowles. His father was an incorporator along with John S. Scripps o...

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James Dwight Dana MP (1813 - 1895)

James Dwight Dana (1813–1895) was an American geologist, mineralogist, volcanologist, and zoologist. He made pioneering studies of mountain-building, volcanic activity, and the origin and stru...

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William Darlington (1782 - 1863)

William Darlington (April 28, 1782 – April 23, 1863), physician and botanist, was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. William Darlington (cousin of Edward Darlin...

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Roger Hilsman, Jr. (1919 - 2014)

Roger Hilsman, Jr. (November 23, 1919 – February 23, 2014) was an American soldier, government official, political scientist, and author. He served in Merrill's Marauders, and then with the Of...

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Increase N. Tarbox (1815 - 1888)

Increase Niles Tarbox, D.D., S.T.D. (1815–1888) was an American theologian and author. He graduated from Yale University in 1844, after which he served as pastor of the Framingham, Massachus...

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Brevet Brig. General Stewart L. Woodford (USA), Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary to Spain (1835 - 1913)

Click here to view the Wikipedia.com page for Stewart Lyndon Woodford Click here to view more about Stewart Lyndon Woodford on the Spanish American War Centennial Website From the 1870 federal cens...

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Arthur Williams (1889 - 1931)

Biography from Yale Class of 1910: Arthur Williams, Jr., was born in Mt. Vernon, New York, April 13, 1889. Arthur Williams, his father, born in Worcester, Massachusetts, in 18S3, graduated from Yal...

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Walter D. Wilcox (1869 - 1949)

Walter Dwight Wilcox (1869–1949) was an early explorer of the Canadian Rockies, especially in the Lake Louise region. Life Wilcox was educated at Phillips Academy, Andover (Class of 1889) ...

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William Hunter Workman (1847 - 1937)

Graduate of Yale University, 1869 M.D. With his wife, a pioneer of bicycle touring: - 1892-1896, Europe & Algeria - 1897-1899, Ceylon, Java, & India - 1898-1912, 8 expeditions in the Himalayan Mo...

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Floyd Abrams MP

Floyd Abrams (born July 9, 1936) is an American attorney at Cahill Gordon & Reindel. He is an expert on constitutional law, and many arguments in the briefs he has written before the United States Supr...

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Ronnie Abrams MP

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Frederick Augustus Tallmadge (1792 - 1869)

He was elected as a Whig to the 30th United States Congress, holding office from March 4, 1847, to March 3, 1849.

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Benjamin Tallmadge MP (1754 - 1835)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONNECTICUT with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A112617 Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Benjamin Tallmadge (11 February 1754 –...

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Edward H. C. Long, US Congress (1808 - 1865)

LONG, Edward Henry Carroll , a Representative from Maryland; born in Princess Anne, Somerset County, Md., September 28, 1808; attended the common schools and was graduated from Yale College in 1828; ...

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Rev. Jacob Hemingway MP (1683 - 1754)

Rev. Jacob Hemingway Birth: .6 Dec 1683 New Haven, Connecticut Death: Oct 1754 East Haven, New Haven, Connecticut Father:  Samuel Hemingway 1636 - 1711 Mother: Sarah Cooper 1645 - ...

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Rev. Abraham Pierson MP (c.1641 - 1707)

Founder and first president of Yale, and namesake of Pierson College. -------------------- One record shows Abraham as the eldest of eleven children. Graduated from Harvard in 1668. In 1669 he join...

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Marius Schoonmaker (1811 - 1894)

Marius Schoonmaker (April 24, 1811 – January 5, 1894) was a United States Representative from New York. Biography Schoonmaker was born to Cornelia (1784–1874) and Zachariah Schoonma...

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Janet Louise Yellen, Economist MP

Berkeley, Alameda, CA, USA

Janet Louise Yellen (born August 13, 1946) is an American economist. She is the Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, previously serving as Vice Chair from 2010 to 2014. Pr...

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Bud Talbott (1892 - 1952)

Nelson S. "Bud" Talbott (June 10, 1892 - July 6, 1952) was a head coach of the Dayton Triangles of the "Ohio League" and later a charter member of the National Football League. He served in World W...

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Harold E. Talbott, U.S. Secretary of the Air Force (1888 - 1957)

Harold Elstner Talbott, Jr. was the third United States Secretary of the Air Force. Biography He was born in Dayton, Ohio, in March 1888 and died in 1957. He attended The Hill School in Pottstown...

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Clark Blanchard Millikan (1903 - 1966)

Clark Blanchard Millikan (August 23, 1903- January 2, 1966) was a distinguished professor of aeronautics at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), and a founding member of the National Aca...

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George B. Bacon (1836 - 1876)

George B. Bacon (1836–1876) was an United States clergyman and author of texts on religious issues. Bacon was a congregational pastor in Orange, New Jersey. The ministry ran in the Bacons' blo...

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Thomas Rutherford Bacon (1850 - 1913)

Thomas Rutherford Bacon (New Haven, Connecticut, June 26, 1850 - Berkeley, California, March 26, 1913) was an American Congregational clergyman, and a professor of history at the University of Califo...

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Leonard Woolsey Bacon (1830 - 1907)

Leonard Woolsey Bacon (1830–May 12, 1907[1]) was an American clergyman, born in New Haven, Connecticut. He was a social commentator and a prolific author on religious, social, and historical m...

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Edward Woolsey Bacon (1843 - 1887)

Edward Woolsey Bacon (1843 – June 1887) was an American Congregational clergyman, as well as a sailor and a soldier. Biography Bacon was born in New Haven, Connecticut. He came from a fami...

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Artemus Lamb Gates MP (1895 - 1976)

Artemus Lamb Gates (November 3, 1895 – June 14, 1976) was an American businessman, naval aviator, and Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Air in charge of naval aviation efforts in World War I...

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Willaim Clay Ford, Sr. (1925 - d.)

on the right in profile photo . William Clay Ford, Sr. (born March 14, 1925) is the youngest of the four children of Edsel Ford and the youngest grandchild of Henry Ford. Biography Ford served ...

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Sir John Templeton (1912 - 2008)

Sir John Marks Templeton (November 29, 1912 – July 8, 2008) was an American-born British stock investor, businessman and philanthropist. Biography John Marks Templeton was an investor and ...

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Elvis Jacob Stahr, Jr. (1916 - 1998)

. Elvis Jacob Stahr Jr. (March 9, 1916 – November 11, 1998) was an American government official and college president and administrator. After graduating from the University of Kentucky in 193...

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Thomas C. Mendenhall (1910 - 1998)

) Thomas Corwin Mendenhall II (born July 10, 1910 in Madison, Wisconsin – died July 18, 1998 on Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts) was a professor of history at Yale University, the sixth Presi...

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Myres S. McDougal (1906 - 1998)

Myres S. McDougal was a professor at the Yale Law School for fifty years. He also taught at New York Law School. Born in Burton Mississippi on November 23, 1906, he died on May 7, 1998. He received...

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John W. Douglas (1921 - 2010)

John Woolman Douglas (August 15, 1921 – June 2, 2010) was an American attorney and civil rights advocate, who pushed the cause in private practice and during the 1960s as a United States Assis...

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Dick Ebersol MP

Duncan "Dick" Ebersol (/ˈɛbərsɒl/; born July 28, 1947) is an American television executive and a senior adviser for NBC Universal Sports & Olympics. He had previously been...

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Charles Roberts Ebersol (c.1916 - 2001)

Charles R. Ebersol was a chairman of the American Cancer Society. Mr. Ebersol was elected board chairman in 1971. He began with the society in 1946 as a door-to-door fund-raiser. In 1979, he won the ...

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Brevet Brig. General Eliphalet Whittlesey (USA) (1821 - 1909)

General Whittlesey was a native of New Britain, Connecticut. He was graduated from Yale College in 1842 and for several years afterward traveled around the country studying the conditions at differen...

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Harold E. Talbott, U.S. Secretary of the Air Force (1888 - 1957)

Harold Elstner Talbott, Jr. was the third United States Secretary of the Air Force. Biography He was born in Dayton, Ohio, in March 1888 and died in 1957. He attended The Hill School in Pottsto...

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Ogden Mills Reid (1882 - 1947)

Editor, owner and publisher of the New York Herald Tribune. Reid grew up in New York City in a wealthy, aristocratic family with his father being United States Minister to France. Prior to entering Y...

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Herbert Brownell, Jr., U.S. Attorney General (1904 - 1996)

. Herbert Brownell, Jr. (February 20, 1904 – May 1, 1996) was the Attorney General of the United States in President Eisenhower's cabinet from 1953 to 1957. Early life Brownell, one of...

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Homer Stille Cummings, U.S. Attorney General (1870 - 1956)

Homer Stille Cummings (April 30, 1870 - September 10, 1956) was a U.S. political figure who was United States Attorney General from 1933 to 1939. He also was elected mayor of Stamford, Connecticut, t...

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Edwards Pierrepont, U.S. Attorney General (1817 - 1892)

Edwards Pierrepont (March 4, 1817 – March 6, 1892) was a popular American attorney, jurist, and orator. Having graduated from Yale in 1837, Pierrepont studied law and was admitted to the bar i...

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William D. Mitchell, U.S. Attorney General (1874 - 1955)

William DeWitt Mitchell (September 9, 1874 – August 24, 1955) was appointed to the position of U.S. Solicitor General by Calvin Coolidge on June 4, 1925, which he held until he was appointed t...

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Howard Clark Hollister (1857 - 1919)

Howard Clark Hollister (September 11, 1856 – September 24, 1919) was a United States federal judge. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Hollister received an A.B. from Yale College in 1878 and an LL.B...

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Burton J. Hendrick (1870 - 1949)

Burton Jesse Hendrick (1870–1949), born in New Haven, Connecticut, was an American author. While attending Yale University, Hendrick was editor of both The Yale Courant and The Yale Literary M...

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Stewart Alsop (1914 - 1974)

Stewart Johonnot Oliver Alsop (May 17, 1914 – May 26, 1974) was an American newspaper columnist and political analyst. Early life Born and raised in Avon, Connecticut from an old Yankee fa...

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Frank S. Butterworth (c.1872 - 1950)

Frank Seiler Butterworth, Sr. (September 21, 1870 – August 21, 1950) was an All-American football player and coach. Butterworth attended Yale University where he was a fullback on Yale's footb...

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Samuel P. Huntington (1927 - 2008)

Samuel Phillips Huntington (April 18, 1927 – December 24, 2008) was an influential conservative political scientist from the United States of America whose works covered multiple sub-fields of...

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Clarence Hill Kelsey (1856 - 1930)

A.M., LL.B. Yale graduate 1878, Skull & Bones. Co-founder (in 1882) and President of Title Guarantee & Trust Co., 1892-1923, and its chairman until his death. Holder, along with William H. Taft, of a f...

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Henry Waters Taft (1859 - 1945)

Henry Waters Taft (27 May 1859 – 11 August 1945) was the son of Alphonso and brother of President William Howard Taft. A renowned antitrust lawyer, he was a name partner at Cadwalader, Wickers...

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Charles Phelps Taft II MP (1897 - 1983)

Charles Phelps Taft II (September 20, 1897 - June 24, 1983), U.S. Republican Party politician and member of the Taft family, From 1955 to 1957, he served as Mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio. Like other memb...

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Helen Taft Manning MP (1891 - 1987)

Helen Herron Taft Manning (August 1, 1891-February 21, 1987), was the second child and only daughter of President of the United States William Howard Taft and his wife Helen Herron. Like her olde...

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