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Thomas Haughey (1826 - August 5, 1869) was a U.S. Representative from Alabama. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, Haughey received a limited education. Immigrated to the United States with his father, who ...

1/2/2014 11/18/2015

Cullen C. Higgins (1876 - 1918)

Cullin Higgins was appointed as District Attorney for Scurry, Stonewall, Kent, Fisher, Jones, Throckmorton and Haskell County, Texas. Cullin was later assassinated due to a case he was involved in pros...

7/27/2013 5/8/2014

John Potts Slough (February 1, 1829 – December 17, 1867; name rhymes with "cow") was an American politician, lawyer, Union general during the American Civil War, and Chief Justice of New Mex...

4/18/2013 4/18/2013

José Francisco Cháves (1833 - 1904)

"Francisco"

José Francisco Chaves (June 27, 1833 – November 26, 1904) was a nineteenth century military leader, politician, lawyer and rancher from the New Mexico Territory. He served three times as ...

1/29/2012 4/18/2013

John H. Wood, Jr. (1916 - 1979)

. John Howland Wood, Jr. (March 31, 1916–May 29, 1979) was an American lawyer and judge from the U.S. state of Texas. He served on the United States District Court for the Western District of ...

4/17/2013 4/17/2013

Col. Samuel Newitt Wood MP (1825 - 1891)

"The Fighting Quaker"

Samuel Newitt Wood (December 30, 1825 – June 23, 1891) was an American attorney and politician. Wood represented Chase, Morris, and Madison counties in the Kansas Territorial Legislature i...

4/17/2013 4/17/2013

Robert Smith Vance (1931 - 1989)

Robert Smith Vance (May 10, 1931 – December 16, 1989) was a United States federal judge. He is one of the few judges in American history to have been assassinated as the result of his judicial...

4/17/2013 4/17/2013

Solomon Porcius Sharp (August 22, 1787 – November 7, 1825) was an American attorney and politician, serving as attorney general of Kentucky and a member of the United States Congress and the K...

6/5/2009 4/17/2013

Leo Ryan (1925 - 1978)

Leo Joseph Ryan, Jr. (May 5, 1925 – November 18, 1978) was an American politician of the Democratic Party. He served as a U.S. Representative from California's 11th congressional district from...

2/20/2013 4/17/2013

John McPherson Pinckney (May 4, 1845 - April 24, 1905) was a United States Representative from Texas. Born in Grimes County, Texas, near the town of Hempstead, Waller County, Pinckney attended pu...

4/17/2013 4/17/2013

Albert Love Patterson (c.1894 - 1954)

Albert Patterson (January 27, 1894 – June 18, 1954) was an attorney in Phenix City, Alabama. He was assassinated outside of his law office shortly after he won the Democratic nomination for Al...

4/17/2013 4/17/2013

Allard K. Lowenstein MP (1929 - 1980)

Allard Kenneth Lowenstein (January 16, 1929 – March 14, 1980) was a liberal Democratic politician, a one-term congressman representing the 5th District in Nassau County, New York from 1969 u...

4/17/2013 4/17/2013

Edward Dexter Holbrook (May 6, 1836 – June 18, 1870) was a congressional delegate from Idaho Territory. Born in Elyria, Ohio, Holbrook attended public schools in Ohio and graduated from Ob...

10/14/2008 4/17/2013

James M. Hinds (December 5, 1833 – October 22, 1868) of Little Rock, represented Arkansas in the United States Congress from June 24, 1868 through October 22, 1868 when he was assassinated b...

4/17/2013 4/17/2013

•GRAD: 1845 Yale College •Event: Elected BET 1879 AND 1887 Mayor of Chicago, IL •Event: Elected BET 1875 AND 1879 U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois •Event: Elected...

5/16/2009 4/17/2013

Cornelius S. Hamilton (1821 - 1867)

Cornelius Springer Hamilton (January 2, 1821 – December 22, 1867) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio. Born in Gratiot, Ohio, Hamilton attended the common schools and Denison University....

4/17/2013 4/17/2013

Rev James Jesse Strang, Esq MP (1813 - 1856)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary "...Jesse Strang (March 21, 1813 – July 9, 1856)] was an American religious leader, politician and self-proclaimed monarch who founded the Church of Jesus Christ o...

5/22/2009 4/17/2013

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Frank Steunenberg (August 8, 1861 – December 30, 1905) was the fourth Governor of the State of Idaho, serving from 1897 until 1901. He is perhaps best known fo...

4/4/2013 4/17/2013

George Lincoln Rockwell (March 9, 1918 – August 25, 1967) was the founder of the American Nazi Party. Rockwell was a major figure in the neo-Nazi movement in the United States, and his beliefs...

4/16/2013 4/17/2013

Dr. David Ramsey (1749 - 1815)

) David Ramsay (April 2, 1749 – May 8, 1815) was an American physician and historian from Charleston, South Carolina. He served as a South Carolina delegate to the Continental ...

12/21/2008 4/17/2013

Huey Pierce Long, Jr. (August 30, 1893 – September 10, 1935), nicknamed The Kingfish, served as the 40th Governor of Louisiana from 1928–1932 and as a U.S. Senator from 1932 to 1935. ...

2/24/2009 4/17/2013

Thomas Carmichael Hindman, Jr. (January 28, 1828 – September 27, 1868) was a lawyer, United States Representative from the 1st Congressional District of Arkansas, and a Major General in the Co...

4/15/2011 4/17/2013

William Goebel, Governor (1856 - 1900)

William Justus Goebel (January 4, 1856 – February 3, 1900) was an American politician who served as the 34th Governor of Kentucky for four days in 1900 after having been mortally wounded by an...

3/20/2013 4/17/2013

Clayton and his twin brother, William (W.H.H. Clayton), were born on a farm near Chester, Pennsylvania to John and Ann Glover Clayton. His father was an orchard keeper and carpenter. His parents had te...

9/5/2007 4/17/2013

Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Charles Bent (November 11, 1799 – January 19, 1847) was appointed as the first Governor of the newly acquired New Mexico Territory by Governor Stephen Watts Ke...

9/16/2011 4/17/2013

Joseph Smith Jr., Prophet MP (1805 - 1844)

Joseph Smith, Jr. (23 December 1805 – 27 June 1844) was the founder of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS), a church whose adherents regard him as a prophet. The son of Joseph ...

1/26/2007 4/17/2013

Robert F. Kennedy, U.S. Attorney General MP (1925 - 1968)

"RFK", "Bobby Kennedy"

U.S. Navy 1944-46 Married at St. Mary's Church, Greenwich, Connecticut onJune 17, 1950; honeymooned in Hawaii, and travelled across the U.S. of A. Stephen S. Wise Award for "advancing human freed...

6/11/2007 4/17/2013

John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the USA MP 100 (1917 - 1963)

"JFK", "35th U.S. President", "Jack Kennedy"

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...

6/2/2007 4/17/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: William McKinley (January 29, 1843 – September 14, 1901) was the 25th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1897, until his assassination in Sep...

6/29/2007 4/17/2013

James A. Garfield was John Hibbard's 3rd Cousin As the last of the log cabin Presidents, James A. Garfield attacked political corruption and won back for the Presidency a measure of prestige it had l...

5/28/2007 4/17/2013

Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the USA MP 100 (1809 - 1865)

"President", "16th President; Honest Abe", "Abe"

For more information and photos of his burial place, click on : Abraham Lincoln Overview Abraham Lincoln, U.S. President Born: 12 February 1809 Birthplace: Near Hodgenville, Kentucky Died: ...

2/25/2007 4/17/2013