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William Henry Broadnax (1786 - 1834)

William Henry Brodnax (1786–1834) was a Virginia lawyer and politician. Early life William Henry Brodnax was born in 1786. He graduated from Hampden-Sydney College, where he studied the ...

9/1/2016 9/1/2016

Chief Justice John Day, Jr. MP (1797 - 1859)

John Day, older brother to the famous cabinetmaker, Thomas Day, emigrated to Liberia in 1830 as a participant in the American Colonization Movement. As a free person of color, he lived and worked in so...

5/10/2015 5/10/2015

William Henry Fitzhugh (1792 - 1830)

9/25/2008 11/23/2014

Mary Colbert (1790 - 1833)

Updated from MyHeritage Match via daughter Melinda Edmondson (born Colbert) by SmartCopy : Oct 6 2014, 22:55:23 UTC

10/6/2014 10/7/2014

Thena Colbert (1820 - 1840)

Updated from MyHeritage Match via sister Melinda Edmondson (born Colbert) by SmartCopy : Oct 6 2014, 22:55:23 UTC

10/6/2014 10/7/2014

Burwell Colbert (1825 - d.)

Updated from MyHeritage Match via sister Melinda Edmondson (born Colbert) by SmartCopy : Oct 6 2014, 22:55:24 UTC

10/6/2014 10/7/2014

Edwin Colbert (1827 - 1833)

Updated from MyHeritage Match via sister Melinda Edmondson (born Colbert) by SmartCopy : Oct 6 2014, 22:55:23 UTC

10/6/2014 10/7/2014

Brown Colbert MP (1785 - 1833)

From Dates: 1785–1833 Family: Colbert (Hemings) Occupation: Nailmaker; Blacksmith Brown Colbert lived his first twenty years at Monticello, where he worked as a household servant and a nai...

10/6/2014 10/7/2014

Barzillai Lew MP (1743 - 1822)

He was a drummer and fifer from Chelmsford, Massachusetts, who fought at the Battle of Bunker Hill. Barzillai Lew (November 5, 1743 - January 18, 1822) was an African American soldier who served wi...

1/6/2013 2/21/2014

Solomon Etting MP (1764 - 1847)

Solomon, as an elected member of the Baltimore City Council, was the first Jew to hold public office in t he state of Maryland. His name is in the Baltimore section of the 1843 list of first subscrib...

4/17/2010 6/17/2013

John Cotton Smith (February 12, 1765 – December 7, 1845) was a nineteenth century lawyer, judge and politician from Connecticut. He served as a member of the United States House of Representat...

5/27/2013 6/17/2013

) Alexander Macomb (April 3, 1782–June 25, 1841) was the commanding general of the United States Army from May 29, 1828 to June 25, 1841. Born at British-held Detroit, Macomb was the son of Al...

5/29/2007 2/18/2013

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...

11/12/2008 2/18/2013

) Theodore Frelinghuysen (March 28, 1787 – April 12, 1862) was an American politician, serving as New Jersey Attorney General, United States Senator, and Mayor of Newark, New Jersey before run...

1/22/2012 2/18/2013

Samuel John Mills, Jr. (1783 - 1818)

Samuel John Mills Jr. (April 12, 1783 – June 16, 1818) was an American missionary. Born at Torringford, Connecticut, his father was Congregational minister Samuel John Mills (1768–1833)...

2/17/2013 2/17/2013

Ralph Randolph Gurley (1797 - 1872)

Ralph Randolph Gurley (May 26, 1797 – July 30, 1872) was a clergyman, an advocate of the separation of the races and a major force in the American Colonization Society, which offered passage t...

2/17/2013 2/17/2013

Robert Finley (1772 - 1817)

Robert Finley (1772 – October 3, 1817) was briefly the president of the University of Georgia. (starter of American Colonization Society) Finley was born in Princeton, New Jersey, and graduated ...

2/15/2013 2/15/2013

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

"Black Dan", "the Great Orator"

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...

6/29/2007 2/15/2013

Andrew Jackson, 7th President of the USA MP (1767 - 1845)

"PRESIDENT JACKSON"

1. ANDREW JACKSON, JR., b. 15 Mar. 1767, Waxhaws, South Carolina—d. 8 Jun. 1845, Nashville, Davidson Co. Tennessee; m. Aug. 1791, Natchez, Mississippi (re-m. 17 Jan. 1794, Nashville), to Rachel ...

7/1/2007 2/15/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A081100 "The day after Christmas in 1811, hundreds of Virginia’s most prominent citizens ...

6/8/2007 2/14/2013

Favorite nephew of President George Washington. In 1802, upon the death of his aunt, Martha Washington, he inherited Mount Vernon and a part of the estate. Also mentioned in his father's will. Bush...

7/8/2007 2/14/2013

Samuel Ford McGill, Dr. MP (1815 - 1871)

2/14/2013 2/14/2013

George R. McGill MP (1787 - d.)

1/31/2013 2/14/2013

Francis Scott Key MP (1779 - 1843)

Francis Scott Key was born on August 1, 1779, in western Maryland. His family was very wealthy and owned an estate called "Terra Rubra." When Francis was 10 years old, his parents sent him to grammar...

12/2/2007 2/14/2013

John Brown Russwurm MP (1799 - 1851)

2/14/2013 2/14/2013

Dr. Richard Sprigg Steuart MP (1797 - 1876)

Dr Richard Sprigg Steuart (1797–1876) was a Maryland physician and an early pioneer of the treatment of mental illness. He was instrumental in the expansion and modernisation of The Maryland H...

4/21/2011 2/14/2013

) Major General George H Steuart (1790–1867) was a United States general who fought during the War of 1812, and later joined the Confederate States of America during the Civil War. His militar...

4/21/2011 2/14/2013

Charles Carroll of Carrollton (September 19, 1737 – November 14, 1832) was a lawyer and politician from Maryland who was a delegate to the Continental Congress and later a United States Senato...

5/22/2007 2/14/2013

Jehudi Ashmun MP (1794 - 1828)

Jehudi Ashmun (April 21, 1794 – August 25, 1828) was a religious leader and social reformer who became involved in the American Colonization Society. He served as the United States government's ...

2/14/2013 2/14/2013

DAR Ancestor # A068698 Red Flagged: "THIS LINE MAY NOT BE USED FOR MEMBERSHIP IN THE DAR." Added per DAR's "Lineage Book of the Charter Members" by Mary S Lockwood, published 1895 =============...

11/14/2007 2/14/2013

John Randolph (June 2, 1773 – May 24, 1833), known as John Randolph of Roanoke, was a planter and a Congressman from Virginia, serving in the House of Representatives (1799–1813, 1815&#...

1/1/2008 2/14/2013

Henry Clay, Sr. (April 12, 1777 – June 29, 1852), was a nineteenth-century American statesman and orator who represented Kentucky in both the Senate and the House of Representatives, where he ...

8/14/2007 2/14/2013

Born May 4, 1803, Latrobe was one of the founders of the society. His life and accomplishments deserve far more notice than they receive in the only known biography of him, written by John Semmes and p...

8/5/2012 2/14/2013

Charles Fenton Mercer MP (1778 - 1858)

Charles Fenton Mercer (June 16, 1778 – May 4, 1858) was a nineteenth century politician, U.S. Congressman, and lawyer from Loudoun County, Virginia. The youngest son of James Mercer and ...

6/1/2009 2/14/2013

Capt. Paul Cuffee MP (1759 - 1817)

"changed name in 1778 from Slocum to Cuffe"

Paul Cuffee (January 17, 1759 – September 9, 1817) was a Quaker businessman, Sea Captain, patriot, and abolitionist. He was of Aquinnah Wampanoag and African Ashanti descent and helped colonize ...

6/24/2012 2/14/2013