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Melvin Swig MP (1917 - 1993)

Melvin Morse Swig (July 31, 1917 – May 14, 1993) was a San Francisco real estate developer and philanthropist. He was also owner of the National Hockey League's California Golden Seals and Cleveland ...

3/10/2009 4/26/2017

Moses Brown MP (1738 - 1836)

Find A Grave Wikipedia Moses Brown (September 23, 1738 – September 6, 1836) was a co-founder of Brown University and a New England abolitionist and industrialist, who funded the design and construc...

4/16/2009 4/19/2017

Bishop Benjamin B. Smith MP (1794 - 1884)

Benjamin Bosworth Smith (June 13, 1794 – 1884) was an American Protestant Episcopal bishop. Early life He was born at Bristol, R. I., and lost his father when he was 5 years old. Nonetheless, he ...

4/16/2017 4/16/2017

Eli Whitney Blake, Jr. MP (1836 - 1895)

Eli Whitney Blake , Jr. was an American scientist. His father and namesake was an inventor and partner of the Blake Brothers manufacturing firm. The origin of the name Eli Whitney comes from Blake seni...

6/20/2011 4/11/2017

Civil War Veteran Affiliation: Union Enlisted: Oct.10, 1861 Rank: Quarter-Master Sgt. Co.: B Regt.:7th Ill. Calvary Appts.:Ward- Master of hospital at Hamburgh, Tenn.; Military store keeper...

7/9/2008 4/9/2017

John Tukey MP (1915 - 2000)

John Wilder Tukey ForMemRS (/ˈtuːki/; June 16, 1915 – July 26, 2000) was an American mathematician best known for development of the FFT algorithm and box plot. The Tukey range test, the Tukey lambda...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Emma Watson MP

Liverpool, Merseyside, UK

Watson Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson (born 15 April 1990) is a British actress, model, and activist. Born in Paris and brought up in Oxfordshire, Watson attended the Dragon School as a child and t...

2/18/2009 3/29/2017

Joachim Ernst Adolphe Felix Wach (German: [vaχ]; January 25, 1898 – August 27, 1955) was a German religious scholar from Chemnitz, who emphasised a distinction between the history of religion and the...

2/7/2009 3/28/2017

Dr. John David Hutchinson MP (1931 - 2001)

Dr. John David Hutchinson , 70, of Bloomfield, formerly of West Hartford, died Friday, (September 21, 2001) after a courageous battle with Leukemia. He was the widower of Harriet (Dunne) Hutchinson. Bo...

3/19/2017 3/19/2017

Thomas Church Brownell was the founder of Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut and the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church of the United States. Brownell was born in Westport, Massachusetts on...

6/5/2008 3/18/2017

Henry Loeb, III MP (1920 - 1992)

Henry Loeb III (December 9, 1920 – September 8, 1992) was an American politician of the Democratic party, who was mayor of Memphis, Tennessee for two separate terms in the 1960s, from 1960 through 19...

12/24/2008 3/15/2017

Weeb Ewbank MP (1907 - 1998)

Wilbur Charles "Weeb" Ewbank (May 6, 1907 – November 17, 1998) was an American professional football coach. He led the Baltimore Colts to NFL championships in 1958 and 1959 and the New York Jets to v...

7/1/2014 2/8/2017

Joseph T. Wheeler MP (c.1915 - d.)

From the 1920 federal census, Joseph T. Wheeler lived at Mahoning County, Ohio, with his mother, father, and siblings. The family at the time consisted of: Head Joseph L Wheeler 36 Wife Mabel A W...

9/7/2016 2/3/2017

Sale Trotter Case "Casey" Johnson (September 24, 1979 – January 4, 2010) was an American heiress, socialite, and celebutante as well as an occasional actress, model, and author. She was the great-gre...

12/21/2009 1/19/2017

William Gammell, II MP (1812 - 1889)

William Gammell II , son of Rev. William Gammell I and Mary Slocum, was an 1831 graduate of Brown University, who became Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and English Literature at the school in 1835, an...

10/13/2014 1/16/2017

Jim Yong Kim MD, PhD, also known as Kim Yong (Hangul: 김용; born December 8, 1959), is a South Korean-American physician and anthropologist who has served as the 12th President of the World Bank since ...

9/22/2016 1/13/2017

From "Bradbury memorial. Records of some of the descendants of Thomas Bradbury, of Agamenticus (York) in 1634, and of Salisbury, Mass. in 1638, with a brief sketch of the Bradburys of England. Comp. ch...

1/8/2017 1/8/2017

William Ammi Bradbury MP (1847 - 1872)

He was one of four children of Rev. A.R. and Caroline L.J. (Johnson) Bradbury. He had studied one year in the Theological Seminary of Brown University, when he suddenly died. "Bradbury memorial. Re...

1/8/2017 1/8/2017

Joseph Sidney Friedlander MP (1903 - 1989)

"Yosef Zelig"

12/27/2016 12/27/2016

Rabbi Bennett Grad MP (c.1867 - 1946)

12/13/2016 12/13/2016

Annette LaPorte Nazareth (born January 27, 1956) is an American attorney who served as a Commissioner of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission from August 4, 2005 to January 31, 2008. She is cu...

9/19/2016 11/29/2016

Seth Magaziner (born July 22, 1983) is an American investment professional and the General Treasurer of the State of Rhode Island. Magaziner is a native of Bristol, Rhode Island and the son of Bill...

9/24/2015 11/20/2016

Ira Magaziner (born November 8, 1947 [1]) was born in New York City, New York, USA. After being a student activist and business consultant, Magaziner became the senior advisor for policy development ...

9/24/2015 11/20/2016

Bobby Jindal was sworn in as Governor of Louisiana on January 14, 2008. He was elected Governor of Louisiana on October 20, 2007, with 54 percent of the vote in the primary, winning 60 of 64 parishes...

8/16/2008 11/15/2016

Deborah Koff Ross (born June 20, 1963) is an American lawyer and politician. A Democrat, Ross was a member of the North Carolina General Assembly, representing the state's thirty-eighth and then thir...

10/16/2016 10/16/2016

J. Michael Kosterlitz FRS is a British and American Nobel Prize-winner and native of Aberdeen in Scotland. He was born to German Jewish émigrés, the son of the pioneering biochemist Hans Walter Kosterl...

6/17/2015 10/4/2016

William H.P. Faunce MP (1859 - 1930)

Dr. William H. P. Faunce, 1859-1930, was most notable for being president of Brown University from 1899 to 1929. He is considered one of the great educational administrators and orators of his time. ...

9/27/2016 9/27/2016

Ruth Hussey MP (1911 - 2005)

"Ruth Carol O'Rourke"

Ruth Carol Hussey (October 30, 1911 – April 19, 2005) was an American actress best known for her Academy Award-nominated role as photographer Elizabeth Imbrie in The Philadelphia Story. Early life ...

6/28/2014 9/27/2016

Martha Alice Sharp-Cogan MP (1905 - 1999)

"“the guardian angels of European children” "

Martha Ingham Dickie Sharp-Cogan (1905 - 1999) was an American philanthropist who, along with her husband Waitstill Sharp, helped hundreds of Jews to escape Nazi persecution by sending them off through...

3/2/2010 9/21/2016

From Brown University Portrait Collection JOUKOWSKY, ARTEMIS A. W. (B. 1930) Artemis Joukowsky, born in Shanghai to Russian parents, graduated from Brown University in 1955. He devoted his career a...

7/9/2016 9/21/2016

Martha Sharp Joukowsky (born 1936) is a Near Eastern archaeologist and a retired member of the faculty of Brown University known for her fieldwork at the ancient site of Petra in Jordan. Martha Sharp...

7/9/2016 9/21/2016

John Earl Jenkins, Jr. MP (1924 - 2008)

JOHN E. "JACK" JENKINS, JR., 83, of Huntington, W.Va., passed away July 4, 2008, following a short illness. Born on September 19, 1924, in Huntington, he was the son of the late John Earl and Kathleen ...

9/10/2016 9/10/2016

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...

4/26/2013 9/9/2016

Joseph H. Walker MP (1865 - 1941)

Joseph H. Walker was a U.S. lawyer and politician who served as the Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1909 to 1911.

9/6/2016 9/6/2016

Joshua Bicknell Chapin MP (1812 - 1881)

Joshua Bicknell Chapin fitted for college at Wrentham (Mass.) Academy and graduated from Brown University Providence, R. I., in I835 ; received degree of A. B. I838. He graduated from the Berkshire Med...

10/12/2012 8/31/2016

Wikipedia: English Prince Rahim Aga Khan is the eldest son of Prince Karim Aga Khan and his first wife Princess Salimah. His grandfather Prince Aly Khan was married to Hollywood actress, Rita Hayworth.

1/2/2012 8/26/2016

Jasper Adams MP (1793 - 1841)

Jasper Adams (August 27, 1793 – October 25, 1841) was an American clergyman, college professor, and college president. He was born in East Medway, Massachusetts in 1793, to Major Jasper and Emma Roun...

8/26/2016 8/26/2016

Jeff Stibel is an entrepreneur, having started numerous technology and marketing companies. At age 32, he became one of the youngest public company CEOs in America and opened the NASDAQ stock market ...

8/23/2016 8/23/2016

Thomas E. Hassan is an American educator. He joined the Phillips Exeter Academy faculty as the Director of College Counseling in 1989, worked as the Dean of Admissions, and was the 14th Principal fro...

7/11/2016 7/15/2016

Margaret "Maggie" Hassan (née Wood; born February 27, 1958) is an American Democratic Party politician, was the 81st Governor of New Hampshire. Hassan was elected Governor in 2012, and was sworn into...

7/11/2016 7/15/2016

William Leet Stone, Jr. MP (1835 - 1908)

. William Leete Stone (4 April 1835 New York City – 11 June 1908 Mount Vernon, New York) was a United States historical writer and journalist.

7/4/2016 7/4/2016

Francis Wayland, II MP (1796 - 1865)

Francis Wayland (March 11, 1796 – September 30, 1865), American Baptist educator and economist, was born in New York City, New York. He was president of Brown University and pastor of the First Bapti...

7/19/2007 7/4/2016

William Leete Stone, Sr. MP (1792 - 1844)

. William Leete Stone (20 April 1792 New Paltz, New York (or 1793 Esopus, New York) – 15 August 1844 Saratoga Springs, New York), known as Colonel Stone, was an influential journalist, publisher, aut...

5/15/2014 7/4/2016

Bruce Hartling Mann (born 1950) is the Carl F. Schipper, Jr. Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and a legal historian whose research focuses on the relationship among legal, social, and economic ch...

9/26/2012 7/2/2016

Dr. Barnabas Binney MP (1751 - 1787)

DR. BARNABAS BINNEY.Barnabas Binney, a Surgeon in the Revolutionary War, was a native of Boston, and born in the year 1751. His father was Barnabas Binney, a merchant of Boston; and the family name of ...

6/6/2013 6/24/2016

Henry Wheaton MP (1785 - 1848)

Henry Wheaton (November 27, 1785 – March 11, 1848) was a United States lawyer, jurist and diplomat. He was the third reporter of decisions for the United States Supreme Court, first U.S. minister to ...

6/24/2016 6/24/2016

James Herbert Case, Jr. MP (1906 - 1965)

. James Herbert Case, Jr. was the 8th president of Washington & Jefferson College. Case was born on October 26, 1906 in Plainfield, New Jersey. He graduated from Princeton University in 1929 and se...

6/23/2016 6/23/2016

David N. Cicilline, U.S. Congress MP

Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States

David Nicola Cicilline (/sɪsᵻˈliːni/; born July 15, 1961) is an American politician who has been the U.S. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district since 2011. He is a member of the ...

6/23/2016 6/23/2016

Lady Gabriella Windsor MP

"Lady Gabriella Windsor"

5/30/2007 6/8/2016
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Philip Davis Guggenheim (born November 3, 1963) is an American film director and producer. His credits as a producer and director include Training Day, The Shield, Alias, 24, NYPD Blue, ER, Deadwood,...

3/20/2007 6/7/2016

Links: The Peerage Geneall Own website

1/24/2008 6/5/2016

Alexander Lyman Holley MP (1832 - 1882)

Alexander Lyman Holley (20 July 1832 – 29 January 1882) was a mechanical engineer and was considered the foremost steel and plant engineer and designer of his time, especially in regard to applying r...

6/25/2011 5/16/2016

Ted Turner MP

"Ted"

American media mogul and philanthropist Ted Turner, as a businessman, is known as founder of the cable news network CNN, the first dedicated 24-hour cable news channel. In addition, he founded WTBS, wh...

4/27/2009 5/3/2016

Alicia Sacramone MP

Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, United States

Alicia Sacramone is a retired American artistic gymnast. She won a silver medal with the United States team at the 2008 Summer Olympics and is the second-most decorated American gymnast in World Champi...

6/2/2012 4/24/2016

Charles Russell Train, a Representative from Massachusetts; born in Framingham, Mass., October 18, 1817; attended the common schools, Framingham Academy, and was graduated from Brown University, Prov...

4/11/2016 4/11/2016

Adam Cahan (born December 30, 1971) is a consumer technology executive who currently serves as the Senior Vice President of Mobile and Emerging Products for Yahoo!, where he oversees the company's glob...

3/24/2016 3/24/2016

(Whitney) Duncan MacMillan MP (1932 - 2006)

.Heir to America's largest private company and the world's biggest agriculture and commodity-trading concern. Founder William W. Cargill started with grain elevator in Iowa after Civil War, son-in-law ...

8/17/2013 3/23/2016

Leon N Cooper (born February 28, 1930) is an American physicist and Nobel Prize laureate, who with John Bardeen and John Robert Schrieffer, developed the BCS theory of superconductivity. He is also the...

12/8/2014 2/29/2016

Lewis Hamilton Meader MP (1851 - 1925)

Lewis Hamilton Meader, son of Granville Carleton Meader (1822-1900) [0380] and Elizabeth Augusta Colburn (1822-1902), was born at Ryegate, VT on April 27, 1851. He attended Peacham Academy, Peacham, VT...

2/16/2016 2/16/2016

Hannah M. Pingree (born October 18, 1976) is a Democratic politician from the U.S. state of Maine and daughter of Maine politician Chellie Pingree. She served four terms in the State Legislature, inc...

2/14/2016 2/14/2016

Alva Woods MP (1794 - 1887)

Alva Woods (1794–1887) was an American minister, university professor and university president. He was interim President of Brown University, 1826–28 and President of Transylvania University, 1828-31...

9/27/2015 9/27/2015

Edward Laurence Leahy, a Senator from Rhode Island; born in Bristol, R.I., February 9, 1886; attended the public schools; student at Brown University in 1904 and 1905; graduated from the law school o...

8/26/2015 8/27/2015

John W. Mayhew MP (1885 - 1941)

John W. Mayhew (October 2, 1885 – September 30, 1941) was an American football player and coach of football, basketball, and baseball coach. He played college football at Brown University from 1906 t...

8/17/2015 8/17/2015

George Boardman the Younger MP (1828 - 1903)

"George Boardman the Younger"

George Dana Boardman the Younger (1828-April 28, 1903) was born in Burma, the son of the Baptist missionaries George Dana Boardman and Sarah Hall Boardman. He returned to the United States as a boy a...

8/17/2015 8/17/2015

Thomas Edward Perez (born October 7, 1961) is an American politician, consumer advocate, and civil rights lawyer who was the United States Secretary of Labor from 2013 to 2017. A member of the Democr...

10/28/2007 8/11/2015

William Ellery (December 22, 1727 - €“ February 15, 1820) was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Rhode Island. In 1764, Ellery joined Stephen Hopkins, Samu...

12/3/2008 7/4/2015

Blair Moody, U.S. Senator MP (1902 - 1954)

"Blair Moody"

Arthur Edson Blair Moody, a Senator from Michigan; born in New Haven, Conn., February 13, 1902; attended the public schools in Providence, R.I.; graduated from Brown University, Providence, R.I., in 19...

6/24/2015 6/24/2015

Meg Wolitzer (born May 28, 1959) is an American writer, best known for The Wife, The Ten-Year Nap, The Uncoupling, and The Interestings. She currently works as an instructor in the MFA program at Sto...

1/25/2010 6/2/2015

John Sculley III (born April 6, 1939) is an American businessman, entrepreneur and investor in high-tech startups. Sculley was vice-president (1970–1977) and president of Pepsi-Cola (1977–1983), unti...

5/22/2015 5/22/2015

Tim Forbes MP

"Tim Forbes"

Timothy C. Forbes (/fɔrbz/) is a member of the Forbes publishing family and the son of Malcolm Forbes. The family owns the Forbes magazine chain. Tim Forbes attended St. Mark's School of Southborough...

5/20/2015 5/20/2015
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J. Carter Brown MP (1934 - 2002)

John Carter Brown III (October 8, 1934 – June 17, 2002), director of the U.S. National Gallery of Art from 1969 to 1992 and a leading figure in American intellectual life. Under Brown's direction, th...

12/14/2012 5/18/2015

Walter Hoving MP (1897 - 1989)

Swedish-born American businessman Walter Hoving was the head of Tiffany & Company from 1955 to 1980. He was born on December 2, 1897 in Stockholm, the son of Johannes Hoving, a surgeon and Helga Rund...

3/12/2010 5/2/2015

Harvey N. Davis MP (1881 - 1952)

Harvey N. Davis (1881 – 3 December 1952) was the 3rd President of Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey.

4/30/2015 5/1/2015

Nathaniel Davis MP (1925 - 2011)

Nathaniel Davis (April 12, 1925 – May 16, 2011) was a well-known career diplomat who served in the United States Foreign Service and the Peace Corps for 36 years. His final years were spent teaching ...

4/30/2015 4/30/2015

From Wikipedia (English) : Grace Dunham (/ˈdʌnəm/ dun-um; born January 28, 1992) is an American actress and poet. She acted in the independent film Tiny Furniture (2010), which was written and direct...

9/5/2014 4/30/2015

Henry Kirke Porter MP (1840 - 1921)

Henry Kirke Porter (November 24, 1840 – April 10, 1921) was an American businessman and Representative of the United States Congress for Pennsylvania's 31st congressional district. Biography Port...

2/19/2009 4/27/2015

Elijah B. Stoddard MP (1826 - 1903)

Elijah Brigham Stoddard (June 5, 1826-September 27, 1903) was an attorney and politician who served in both branches of the Massachusetts legislature, as a member of the Massachusetts Executive Counc...

4/25/2015 4/25/2015

James Cooley Fletcher MP (1823 - 1901)

James Cooley Fletcher (1823–1901) was a Presbyterian minister and missionary with strong activities in Brazilian lands. Fletcher was born in Indianapolis, the son of Calvin Fletcher, a banker and o...

4/25/2015 4/25/2015

Zachariah Allen, Jr MP (1795 - 1882)

Eliza Harriet ARNOLD bTWIN: 5 Oct 1796 in Providence, RI d 30 AUG 1873 m Zachariah Allen. This Zachariah Allen was a famous inventor and industrialist in RI, and was long a president of the RI Historic...

10/14/2008 4/23/2015

John Lauris Blake MP (1788 - 1858)

John Lauris Blake (1788 – 1858) was an American clergyman and bestselling author. He is best known as the author of the General Biographical Dictionary. Life He was born on 21 December 1788 in No...

8/6/2013 4/23/2015

Charles Evans Hughes III MP (1915 - 1985)

Charles Evans Hughes III (1915 – 1985) was an American architect. Biography Hughes was the grandson of Chief Justice and 1916 Republican presidential nominee Charles Evans Hughes and the son of C...

7/4/2011 4/20/2015

Mary Chapin Carpenter (born February 21, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter and musician. Carpenter spent several years singing in Washington, D.C., clubs before signing in the late 1980s with C...

2/19/2011 4/20/2015

Rick Moody MP

"Rick Moody"

Hiram Frederick "Rick" Moody III (born October 18, 1961) is an American novelist and short story writer best known for the 1994 novel The Ice Storm, a chronicle of the dissolution of two suburban Con...

4/19/2015 4/19/2015

6/11/2007 4/19/2015

Kerry Kennedy MP

"Kerry Cuomo"

Married in St. Matthew's Cathedral, Wash., D.C. by Father Gerard Creedon, an Irish priest and close family friend.

6/11/2007 4/19/2015

Updated from U.S. Public Records Index by SmartCopy : Nov 27 2014, 1:19:45 UTC Jack A. Markell (born November 26, 1960) is an American politician who is the 73rd and current Governor of Delaware. A...

11/26/2014 4/11/2015

Frank Licht MP (1916 - 1987)

Frank R. Licht (March 13, 1916 – May 30, 1987) was an American politician and the 67th Governor of Rhode Island from 1969 to 1973, serving as the first Jewish Governor in Rhode Island state history. He...

2/7/2012 4/10/2015

. Thomas Ewing, Jr. (August 7, 1829 – January 21, 1896) was an attorney, the first chief justice of Kansas and leading free state advocate, Union Army general during the American Civil War, and two-t...

5/22/2009 4/9/2015

Ira Jeffrey Glass[2] (born March 3, 1959) is an American public radio personality and the host and producer of the radio and television show This American Life. Contents [show] Early life[edit] Gla...

1/31/2015 4/8/2015

Alexandra Tydings Luzzatto (born Alexandra Huntingdon Tydings on 15 December 1972) is an American actress, best known for her role as Greek goddess Aphrodite on the television series Hercules: The Le...

1/8/2013 4/7/2015

Lincoln Davenport Chafee ( /ˈtʃeɪfiː/ chay-fee; born March 26, 1953) is an American politician who has been the 74th Governor of Rhode Island since January 2011. Prior to his election as governor, Ch...

10/24/2011 4/5/2015

Major Sullivan Ballou (USA) MP (1829 - 1861)

Sullivan Ballou (March 28, 1829 – July 28, 1861) was a lawyer, politician, and major in the United States Army. He is best remembered for the eloquent letter he wrote to his wife a week before he f...

3/11/2012 3/25/2015

Charles D. Millard MP (1873 - 1944)

Charles Dunsmore Millard (December 1, 1873 – December 11, 1944) was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from New York. Millard was born in Tarrytown, New York. He atte...

3/25/2015 3/25/2015

Charles Frederick Herreshoff, III., son of Charles Frederick, II., and Sarah (Brown) Herreshoff, was born July 26, 1809, in Providence, and there passed his childhood and early youth. The elementary po...

7/21/2010 3/10/2015

Raymond Hood MP (1881 - 1934)

Raymond Mathewson Hood (March 29, 1881 – August 14, 1934) was an American architect who worked in the Art Deco style. Selected works

3/10/2015 3/10/2015

James Brown Herreshoff MP (1834 - 1930)

James Brown Herreshoff (1834–1930) was an American inventor and chemist who developed first internal-combustion coaphtha-driven motorcycles, invented coil-stream boiler, keels used on racing yachts, ...

7/21/2010 3/10/2015

Judge C. G. W. French MP (b. - 1891)

Charles Grafton Wilberton "C.G.W." French (August 22, 1822 – August 13, 1891) was an American jurist and politician. Raised and educated in New England, he moved to California and served a two-year ter...

2/15/2015 2/16/2015