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Cornelia Rohlman Wolf (1923 - d.)

Cornelia Rohlman Wolf attended the College of William and Mary.

7/18/2016 7/18/2016

Judge John B. Clopton (c.1789 - 1860)

John Bacon Clopton was born in Richmond, Virginia on February 12, 1789/90. He was the son of United States Congressman John Clopton and Sarah Bacon Clopton. He married Maria Gaitskell Foster on May 4, ...

7/28/2013 6/16/2016

John Calhoun Nicholls (1834 - 1893)

John Calhoun Nicholls (April 25, 1834 – December 25, 1893) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia. Born in Clinton, Georgia, Nicholls attended private schools and graduated from the College ...

6/16/2016 6/16/2016

James Freeman "Jim" Barksdale (born March 20, 1953) is an American executive who serves as the President and Chief Investment Officer at Equity Investment Corporation, which he founded in 1986. He is...

6/5/2016 6/7/2016

Steve Chabot, a Representative from Ohio; born in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, January 22, 1953; graduated from LaSalle High School, Cincinnati, Ohio; B.A., College of William and Mary, William...

5/28/2016 5/29/2016

Moncure Robinson (1802 - 1891)

In "The Virginia Free Press" (Charles Town, W. Va.), Thursday, February 12, 1835, page 3, column 2: "Married- On Feb. 2, in Frederick County, by Rev. William M. Jackson, Moncure Robinson, to Charlotte ...

9/22/2010 5/10/2016

Lt. Col. William Yates (1750 - 1789)

He was a 1764 graduate of the College of William and Mary and said to have served on General George Washington's staff and was a Colonel in the department of muster-master-general in the Revolutionary ...

2/25/2012 4/25/2016

Robert Stanard (August 17, 1781 – May 14, 1846) was a Virginia lawyer, judge and political figure. He was the 16th Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates and later a judge on the Virginia ...

4/25/2016 4/25/2016

John Beverly Stanard graduated from the College of William and Mary . He was a major of engineers in the Confederate army, engaged on fortifications around Richmond, and served throughout the war.

4/25/2016 4/25/2016

George Tucker (1775 - 1861)

) George Tucker (August 20, 1775 – April 10, 1861) was an American attorney, politician, historian, author, and educator. His literary works include the first fiction of colonial life in Virgi...

2/16/2015 4/21/2016

Thomas G. Pullen (1898 - 1979)

Thomas Granville Pullen, Jr. (August 2, 1898–November 11, 1979) was the fifth president of the University of Baltimore from 1964 to 1969. Prior to that, he acted as state superintendent of sch...

4/18/2016 4/18/2016

Eleanor Carter Douglas (1946 - 2006)

Date published: 9/16/2006 from the fredericksburg.comE. Carter Douglas Eleanor Carter Douglas, a highly esteemed and widely beloved psychologist, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2006, at her Sta...

4/6/2016 4/6/2016

James Everett Douglas, Sr (1923 - 2004)

"Jimmy Douglas"

James Everett "Jimmy" Douglas, Sr. passed away December 1, 2004. He was a retired artesian water well driller of the Northern Neck. He attended William and Mary College, served in the U.S. Navy during ...

4/6/2016 4/6/2016

Eric Tipton (1915 - 2001)

Eric Gordon Tipton (April 20, 1915 – August 29, 2001) was an outfielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Philadelphia Athletics and the Cincinnati Reds. Also known as a college foot...

3/2/2015 4/3/2016

Rev George R. Brunk, II (1911 - 2002)

_______________ HARRISONBURG, Va. — George R. Brunk II, 90, widely-known evangelist, church leader and former dean of Eastern Mennonite Seminary, died Apr. 21 at his home in Park Village at ...

3/11/2016 3/11/2016

Colonel Joshua Fry MP (1700 - 1754)

"Joshua/ Frye/fryes"

A memorial marker for Col. Fry, which highlights his career, plus photos of his plantation home and a portrait appearing in a family genealogy book, are viewable in the "Media" Section of this profile....

6/28/2008 2/3/2016

Peyton Randolph From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Birth: Sep., 1721 Williamsburg Williamsburg City Virginia, USA Death: Oct. 22, 1775 Philadelphia Philadelphia County Pennsylvania, USA Studie...

7/9/2007 2/3/2016

Lieut. John Baytop Scott MP (1761 - 1814)

John Baytop Scott DAR Ancestor #: A101648 Service:  VIRGINIA    Rank: LIEUTENANT Birth:  9-26-1761    HALIFAX CO VIRGINIA Death:  2-1-181...

8/7/2008 1/4/2016

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor # A075015 Thomson Mason (14 August 1733 – 26 February 1785) was a prominent Virginia lawyer, jurist, and Chief Justice of the ...

9/25/2008 12/31/2015

Jeremiah H. Sullivan (July 21, 1794 – December 6, 1870) was a justice of the Indiana Supreme Court from 1836–1846 and coined the name "Indianapolis" for the new state capital. Jeremia...

6/18/2011 12/16/2015

Christopher Smith Born: 29 Jan 1631 at Burnley Parish, Lancashire, England Died: 1718 at Hanover Co., VA Parents: Christopher Smith, Elizabeth Townely Married: Elizabeth at Burnley Pari...

1/21/2009 10/17/2015

Birth: Aug. 4, 1813 Mathews County Virginia, USA Death: May 28, 1877 Richmond Henrico County Virginia, USA Colonel 22nd VA.Inf. Reg. Graduate of William & Mary College ( age 17 ), Graduated USMA,...

8/15/2009 8/22/2015

Hon. Richard A. Wise, MD (1843 - 1900)

[Downloaded 2010 from Wikipedia:] Richard Alsop Wise (September 2, 1843 - December 21, 1900) was a U.S. Representative from Virginia, son of Henry Alexander Wise, grandson of John Sergeant, brother o...

8/27/2008 8/15/2015

Rev. James Maury (c.1718 - 1769)

James Maury From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Reverend James Maury (1718-1769) was a prominent Virginia educator and Anglican minister during the American Colonial period. He was a figure i...

8/8/2010 7/9/2015

Gov. Francis Fauquier (1703 - 1768)

Francis Fauquier (1703 – 3 March 1768) was a Lieutenant Governor of Virginia Colony (in what is today the United States), and served as acting governor from 1758 until his death in 1768. He was ...

4/21/2011 6/30/2015

Nathaniel Beverley Tucker MD (1784 - 1851)

"Fire Eater"

Nathaniel Beverley Tucker (September 6, 1784 - August 26, 1851) was an American author, judge, legal scholar, and political essayist. From the 1830s onward he was a "Fire-Eater". CLife and Politics...

7/25/2007 6/29/2015

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of BRIGADIER GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A098535 Brig. General William Russell was born in Virginia and received his education at William a...

9/20/2007 5/30/2015

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor #: A112823 ) Richard Lee Taylor (April 3, 1744 – January 19, 1829) was an officer in the C...

6/7/2007 5/11/2015

William Holland Wilmer (October 9, 1782- July 24, 1827) was an Episcopal priest, teacher and writer in Maryland and Virginia who served briefly as the eleventh president of the College of William and...

4/14/2008 5/2/2015

Jon Stewart MP

"Jon Stewart"

Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz ; November 28, 1962) is an American political satirist, writer, television host, actor, media critic and stand-up comedian. He is widely known as host of The...

6/4/2011 4/11/2015

3/6/2008 4/10/2015

Louis Leo "Lou" Holtz (born January 6, 1937) is a retired American football coach, and active sportscaster, author, and motivational speaker in the United States. He served as the head football coach...

12/3/2010 3/5/2015

J. Hillis Miller, Sr. (1899 - 1953)

. Joseph Hillis Miller, Sr. (August 29, 1899 – November 14, 1953) was an American university professor, education administrator and university president. Miller was a native of Virginia, and e...

6/30/2014 2/7/2015

Birth: Jul. 6, 1736 Cumberland County Virginia, USA Death: Feb. 15, 1824 Chesterfield County Virginia, USA Continental Congressman and jurist. He graduated from the College of William and...

1/2/2009 1/25/2015

John Johns (July 1796 – April 4, 1876) was the fourth Episcopal bishop of Virginia. Early life and education Born into a prominent political family in New Castle, Delaware, John Johns ...

4/18/2013 1/16/2015

Dr. Archibald Blair, Apothecary MP (c.1657 - 1733)

Emigrated from Scotland to the colony of Virginia. Archibald Blair, a brother of the more famous James Blair, founder of the College of William and Mary. For an understanding of the place of Dr. Arch...

11/12/2007 1/5/2015

Henry Cary, Il MP (1675 - 1748)

Henry Cary Birth: 1675 Death: Mar 2 1749/50 - "Ampthill, " Chesterfield Co, VA Parents: Henry Cary, Judith Cary (born Lockey) Siblings: Miles Cary, Judith Cary, Anne Cary, Elizabeth Cary Wi...

11/14/2007 1/3/2015

Benjamin Blake Minor (1818 - 1905)

Benjamin Blake Minor (October 21, 1818 – August 1, 1905) was an American writer, educator, legal scholar, and fourth President of the University of Missouri, from 1860-1862. Today, he is most ...

2/12/2010 12/19/2014

William John Stith MP (c.1707 - 1755)

REV. WILLIAM STITH (John2, John1) was born in 1707, and died 19th September, 1755. He matriculated, 21st May, 1724, at Queen's College, Oxford and is entered in the register as 17 years old and the son...

4/2/2009 10/4/2014

Waller Redd Staples (1826 - 1897)

Waller Redd Staples (February 24, 1826 – August 21, 1897) was a Congressman serving the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War. Biography Staples was born in Patrick C...

6/21/2014 6/21/2014

Governor, Soldier. He was educated at William and Mary College. He served as a Colonel in the War of 1812 where he was seriously wounded and crippled for life. He was elected to the Virginia House of...

8/16/2007 6/21/2014

William Brockenbrough (1778 - 1838)

) William Brockenbrough (July 10, 1778 – December 10, 1838) was a Virginia lawyer, political figure and judge of the Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. Biography Brockenbrough was born in ...

9/1/2008 6/20/2014

Jeremiah Morton (1799 - 1878)

Jeremiah Morton (September 3, 1799 – November 28, 1878) was a nineteenth century politician and lawyer from Virginia. He was the younger brother of Florida senator Jackson Morton. Born in ...

6/15/2010 6/18/2014

John Stark Ravenscroft MP (1772 - 1830)

""Mad Jack""

John Stark Ravenscroft (1772–1830) was the first Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina. Life Born near Blandford in Prince George County, Virginia in 1772, his early life was s...

3/22/2009 6/3/2014

Colonel Landon Carter I, of Sabine Hall MP (1710 - 1778)

"Colonel Landon Carter"

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor # A020013 Son of Robert Carter, president of the Virginia council, and Elizabeth Landon, youngest daughter of Thomas Landon, of Credn...

7/19/2007 5/20/2014

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A020159 From Wikipedia: Cary was a member of the House of Burgesses from 1756 to 1776.[2] In 1764, he serv...

3/25/2007 5/19/2014

Dabney Carr (c.1743 - 1773)

Dabney Carr was born on October 26, 1743 at a thousand-acre Louisa County, Virginia farm named Bear Castle. He was the son of John Carr, grandson of Major Thomas Carr, and great-grandson of "Thomas Car...

1/18/2007 5/19/2014

Richard Bland of Jordan's Point MP (1665 - 1720)

"Wvq Hg Richard /Bland/"

Richard Bland (August 11, 1665 – April 1720), sometimes known as Richard Bland of Jordan's Point, was a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses. He was the father of Richard Bland II, the son ...

6/2/2007 5/17/2014

John Louis Taylor was the first Chief Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court. He was the only foreign Chief Justice in North Carolina state history. He served in North Carolina House of Commons; b...

5/9/2014 5/9/2014

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of MAJOR. DAR Ancestor # A045303 Marker Text: Essay: The naming of a county can provide a lesson in North Carolina history. W...

1/20/2008 5/5/2014

John James Beckley (August 4, 1757 – April 8, 1807) was an American political campaign manager and the first Librarian of the United States Congress, from 1802 to 1807. He is credited with being...

10/5/2010 4/30/2014

Robert Andrews (1748 - 1804)

Robert Andrews (1748 – 1804) was a Colonial/American clergyman, professor and Virginia politician. He was one of the thirteen men, including only a handful of clergymen, to sign the agreement ...

4/29/2014 4/29/2014

George Loyall (May 29, 1789 – February 24, 1868) was a U.S. Representative from Virginia. Born in Norfolk, Virginia, Loyall was graduated from the College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, ...

6/30/2013 2/8/2014

Birth: Apr. 17, 1743 Rosewell Gloucester County Virginia, USA Death: Oct. 11, 1808 Richmond Richmond City Virginia, USA He served under George Washington during Washington's expedition during the Fre...

9/25/2008 2/3/2014

John Camm (1718 - 1779)

Rev. John Camm 1771-1777- President of College of William and Mary Graduate of Trinity College, Cambridge. Anglican clergyman; rector of Newport and York-Hampton parishes; commissary of the Bishop of...

1/2/2009 1/2/2014

Col William Randolph, II MP (c.1651 - 1711)

William Randolph was a colonist and land owner who played an important role in the history and governement of the Commonwealth of Virginia. He moved to Virginia between 1669 and 1673, and married Mary ...

3/17/2007 1/2/2014

William Dawson, Rev. MP (c.1704 - 1752)

Reverend William Dawson (1704?–1752)[1] was the second president of The College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia. A graduate of the Queen's College at Oxford University, Dawson ran th...

2/16/2009 1/2/2014

Thomas Dawson (deceased)

Reverend Thomas Dawson was the fourth president of The College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia (1755–1760).[1] He is also the brother of William Dawson, who was the second president ...

4/12/2012 1/2/2014

Sir John Randolph of Tazwell MP (1693 - 1737)

Birth: Apr., 1693 Charles City County Virginia, USA Death: Mar. 7, 1737 Lawyer. After graduating from the College of William and Mary in 1711, he began studing law. The following year he was appointe...

7/9/2007 1/2/2014

Gov. Benjamin Harrison, signer of the "Declaration of Independence" MP (1726 - 1791)

"Signer of the Declaration of Independence", "The Signer"

'Benjamin Harrison, V (April 5, 1726 – April 24, 1791) was an American planter and revolutionary leader from Charles City County, Virginia. He was a Virginia delegate to the Continental Congress...

5/21/2007 1/2/2014

Col. William Allen (b. - 1793)

Col. William Allen son of Joseph Allen was educated at William and Mary College. He married first Clara Walker and had one son John. William married second Mary Lightfoot, daughter of William Lightfoot...

9/8/2009 1/2/2014

William*19 Evelyn Bird, of Westover MP (1652 - 1704)

"William Evelyn Bird"

For another picture go to the Media section. William Evelyn Byrd, I immigrated to Virginia in March 1669 (Julian Calendar). William, I & Maria/Mary? (Horsmanden) Byrd were married in 1673 in VA, an...

4/29/2008 1/2/2014

Col. Jesse Ewell (c.1743 - 1805)

"Jessie"

Colonel Jessie and his wife and young children lived at the Bel Air mansion in Prince William County VA. A frequent guest at the house was Thomas Jefferson, who had been a chum of Jesse's whem they bot...

4/14/2011 1/2/2014

Rev. William Yates (1720 - 1764)

Info added per DAR's "Lineage Book of the Charter Members" by Mary S Lockwood and published 1895 stating he was "President William Yates", referring to William & Mary College. William Yates[2] was bo...

5/30/2009 1/2/2014

Rev. Adam Empie I D.D. MP (1785 - 1860)

"Doctor of Divinity", "Educator", "First Chaplin to West Point Academy", "President College of William and Mary"

Rev. Adam Empie, I b. September 7, 1785 Schenectady, New York d. Nov. 6, 1860 Wilmington, North Carolina Parents: Johannes Empie October 3, 1731-February 20, 1810 and Annatie Empie c. 1746-November 1...

11/10/2011 1/2/2014

Rev. John Bracken (deceased)

The Rev. John Bracken was rector of Bruton Parish Church from 1773 to 1818. He also served as mayor of Williamsburg and president of the College of William and Mary. Built about 1765, the Bracken Tenem...

11/14/2012 1/2/2014

Robert Page of "Janeville" MP (1765 - 1840)

DAR Ancestor #: A085888 US Congressman. He attended the College of William and Mary in Virginia, but left before graduating to to join the Revolutionary Army, serving as a captain. Following the war,...

8/17/2010 1/2/2014

George Mercer (1733 - 1784)

) Eldest son of John Mercer, of "Marlborough," was born June 23, 1733, was educated at William and Mary College; was lieutenant and captain in Washington's First Virginia Regiment in the French and I...

6/1/2009 1/2/2014

John Palmer (1736 - 1760)

John Palmer with Benjamin Waller and Bedford Davenport, were sworn attorneys in York Court (according to Act of Assembly) November 15, 1742. Agnes Hillard, in her will (proved 1746) directs a ring of t...

2/26/2013 1/2/2014

James Mercer (1736 - 1793)

"William James Mercer"

) James Mercer (February 26, 1736 – October 31, 1793), also known as William James Mercer, was born in Virginia at Malborough plantation on February 26, 1736. He was the son of John Mercer a...

6/1/2009 1/2/2014

William Fielder MP (1744 - 1808)

educated at the College of William and Mary received his medical education in Edinburgh and Paris was a surgeon in the Hudson Bay Company for a time returned to Williamsburg, Virginia and began t...

10/24/2013 1/2/2014

Rev. James Blair MP (1656 - 1743)

) Rev. James Blair was a Scottish born clergyman in the Church of England, best known as the founder and first president of the College of William and Mary. He was the uncle of U.S. Constitution sign...

11/5/2007 1/2/2014

Dr. Thomas Walker MP (1715 - 1794)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA. DAR Ancestor # A119663 Dr. Thomas Walker (1714 - 1794) Thomas Walker was born in King and Queen County, the son of Dr. Thomas Walker, Sr. and Su...

6/28/2008 1/2/2014

St. George Tucker MP (1752 - 1827)

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of LIEUTENANT COLONEL. DAR Ancestor # A116719 St. George Tucker Born 1752 near Port Royal, Bermuda Studied law under George Wythe...

7/25/2007 12/21/2013

Edward Coles MP (1786 - 1868)

Second Governor of Illinois Edward Coles (December 15, 1786 – July 7, 1868) manumitted his slaves in 1819, was secretary to James Madison (1810 to 1815), neighbor and anti-slavery associate of...

1/28/2010 10/23/2013

Rep. Carter Harrison (1756 - 1808)

Carter Bassett Harrison (ca.1756–April 18, 1808) was a politician from the U.S. state of Virginia. He was the son of Benjamin Harrison V, a member of the Continental Congress and signer of the...

11/14/2007 10/23/2013

Edwin Gray (July 18, 1743 – 18??) was an 18th-century and 19th-century politician and lawyer from Virginia. Born in Southampton County, Virginia, Gray attended the College of William and Mar...

8/1/2008 10/23/2013

William Osborne Goode (1798 - 1859)

) William Osborne Goode (September 16, 1798 – July 3, 1859) was a nineteenth-century American politician and lawyer from Virginia. Personal life Goode was born to John Chesterfield Goode...

10/23/2013 10/23/2013

Paul C. Edmunds (1836 - 1899)

Paul Carrington Edmunds (November 1, 1836 - March 12, 1899) was a U.S. Representative from Virginia. Born at "Springwood," the country estate, near Halifax Court House, Virginia, Edmunds studied un...

10/23/2013 10/23/2013

George Coke Dromgoole (May 15, 1797 – April 27, 1847) was a nineteenth-century politician and lawyer from Virginia. He was the uncle of Alexander Dromgoole Sims.

3/25/2013 10/23/2013

Beverly B. Douglas (1822 - 1878)

Beverly Browne Douglas (December 21, 1822 – December 22, 1878) was a U.S. Representative from Virginia. Born at Providence Forge, Virginia, Douglas attended Rumford Academy in King William C...

4/12/2009 10/23/2013

Henry A. S. Dearborn (1783 - 1851)

Henry Alexander Scammell Dearborn (March 3, 1783, Exeter, New Hampshire – July 29, 1851, Portland, Maine) was an American lawyer, author, statesman and soldier. Dearborn was also the first Pre...

10/23/2013 10/23/2013

Joseph J. Davis (1828 - 1892)

Joseph Jonathan Davis (April 13, 1828 – August 7, 1892) was a nineteenth-century politician, lawyer and judge from North Carolina. Biography Born near Louisburg, North Carolina, Davis atte...

10/23/2013 10/23/2013

Col. Isaac Coles MP (1747 - 1813)

Isaac Coles (March 2, 1747 – June 3, 1813) was an American planter and statesman from Virginia. Coles was born in Richmond, Virginia in 1747. He was educated at the College of William and Ma...

2/10/2009 10/23/2013

Richard C. Coke (1790 - 1851)

. Richard Coke, Jr. (November 16, 1790 – March 31, 1851) was a nineteenth-century congressman and lawyer from Virginia. He was the uncle of politician Richard Coke. Born in Williamsburg, Vir...

5/8/2012 10/23/2013

Samuel Jordan Cabell (1756 - 1818)

Samuel Jordan Cabell (December 15, 1756 – August 4, 1818) was an American Revolutionary war officer and Democratic-Republican United States Congressman from 1795 to 1803. Cabell was born in ...

2/10/2007 10/23/2013

William Armisted Burwell (March 15, 1780 – February 16, 1821) was a nineteenth-century congressman and presidential secretary from Virginia. Born near Boydton, Virginia, Burwell graduated ...

10/23/2013 10/23/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA (Soldier). DAR Ancestor # A013940 James BreckinridgeJames Breckinridge (March 7, 1763 – May 13, 1833) was a Virginia lawyer and politician. ...

8/6/2007 10/23/2013

Burwell Bassett, Jr. (1764 - 1841)

US Congressman. Elected to represent Virginia's 8th, 12th, 13th, and 22nd Districts in the United States House of Representatives, as well as At-Large, serving from 1805 to 1813, 1815 to 1819, and 1821...

7/9/2007 10/23/2013

John S. Barbour, Sr. (1790 - 1855)

U.S. House of Representatives 1823-1833 Born at "Fleetwood" near Brandy Station, Va Aide de Camp to James Madison (War of 1812) died in Culpepper Va ------------------------------------------...

10/19/2008 10/22/2013

Linn Banks (1784 - 1842)

Linn Banks (January 23, 1784 – January 13, 1842) was a nineteenth-century politician and lawyer from Virginia. He was born in Culpeper County, Virginia (today part of Madison County) to parent...

10/22/2013 10/22/2013

Archibald Atkinson (September 15, 1792 – January 7, 1872) was a U.S. Representative from Virginia. Born in Isle of Wight County, Virginia, Atkinson received a liberal education. He attended ...

10/22/2013 10/22/2013

Robert Allen (June 19, 1778 – August 19, 1844) was an American merchant and politician from Carthage, Tennessee. He represented Tennessee in the United States House of Representatives from 181...

1/25/2013 10/22/2013

John Winston Jones (November 22, 1791 – January 29, 1848) was an American politician and lawyer. Born 22 November 1791 in Amelia County, Virginia, he graduated from the College of William ...

2/10/2009 10/22/2013

Carter Braxton (September 16, 1736 – October 10, 1797) was a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence, a planter, and a representative of Virginia. Braxton was the son of a Vi...

5/22/2008 10/21/2013

Richard Bland, Continental Congress MP (1710 - 1776)

"Bland", "Blount"

DAR A 011131, VA. Patriotic Service. BLAND, Richard, statesman, born in Virginia, 6 May 1710; died in Williamsburg, Virginia, 26 October 1776. He was educated at William and Mary College and at the...

7/4/2008 10/21/2013

Thomas Roderick Dew (1802 - 1846)

Thomas Roderick Dew (1802–46) was an American educator and writer. He was the thirteenth president of The College of William & Mary (1836–46). Life Dew was born in King and Queen Co...

10/21/2013 10/21/2013

Henry Darwin Rogers (1808 - 1866)

Henry Darwin Rogers FRS FRSE (August 1, 1808 – May 26, 1866) was an American geologist. Biography Rogers was born at Philadelphia. His middle name was given him in honor of Erasmus Darwin,...

10/21/2013 10/21/2013

James Blythe Rogers (c.1802 - 1852)

James Blythe Rogers (born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 11 February 1802; died there, 15 June 1852) was a United States chemist. Biography He was the eldest son of Patrick Kerr Rogers, who had g...

10/21/2013 10/21/2013

William Barton Rogers (1804 - 1882)

William Barton Rogers (December 7, 1804 – May 30, 1882) was a geologist, physicist and educator. He is best known for setting down the founding principles for, advocating for, and finally obta...

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