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US Congressman. During the Civil War, he served in Company E, 12th Regiment, Illinois Volunteer Infantry and was brevetted a Major in 1865. After the war, he studied law, was admitted to the bar an...

8/8/2014 7/20/2016

Jill Stein MP

Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

Jill Ellen Stein (born May 14, 1950) is an American physician, activist, and politician. She has been described as the Green Party's presumptive nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 e...

7/19/2016 7/20/2016

Alton Stuart Cartwright (1922 - 2015)

Alton Stuart Cartwright, 92, of Vero Beach, Fla., died February 10, 2015. Mr. Cartwright was born in Casper, Wyoming, son of the late Stuart Alton Cartwright and Blanche Harper Cartwright. His wife of ...

7/18/2016 7/18/2016

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. A Harvard law student when the Civil War broke out, he joined the 4th Battalion of the Massachusetts Militia after the Confederates fired on Fort Sumter, Sou...

11/9/2008 7/16/2016

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

Malia Obama MP

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Malia Obama is the elder daughter of President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama of the United States. She graduated from Sidwell Friends School in 2016 and will be a member of the Harvard Col...

6/3/2008 7/11/2016

Bruce Vincent Rauner (born February 18, 1957) is an American businessman, philanthropist, and politician. He is the 42nd and current Governor of Illinois, serving since January 12, 2015. Prior to his...

7/11/2016 7/11/2016

Robert Coldwell Wood (September 16, 1923 – April 1, 2005) was an American political scientist, academic and government administrator, and professor of political science at MIT. From 1965 to 19...

7/11/2016 7/11/2016

Richard Matthew Stallman MP

"rms"

Cambridge, Middlesex, MA, USA

Cambridge, Middlesex, MA, USA

Richard Matthew Stallman (born March 16, 1953), often known by his initials, rms , is an American software freedom activist and programmer. He campaigns for software to be distributed in a manner such ...

5/10/2012 7/11/2016

Frederic Dan Huntington (May 28, 1819, Hadley, Massachusetts – July 11, 1904, Hadley, Massachusetts) was an American clergyman and the first Protestant Episcopal bishop of the Episcopal Diocese ...

7/10/2013 7/11/2016

Alfred North Whitehead (1861 - 1947)

7/10/2016 7/10/2016

Harold Hongju Koh (born Dec 8, 1954) is an American lawyer and legal scholar. He served as the Legal Adviser of the Department of State. He was nominated to this position by President Barack Obama on...

7/2/2016 7/4/2016

Desirée Glapion Rogers (born June 16, 1959, in New Orleans, Louisiana) is an American business executive who is the Chief Executive Officer of Johnson Publishing Company. In November 2008 she ...

7/3/2016 7/4/2016

. John B. King Jr. (born 1975), is the Secretary of Education at the U.S. Department of Education. Immediately before he assumed leadership of the Department, he served as its Acting Deputy Secretary...

7/3/2016 7/4/2016

Kwang Lim Koh (1920 - 1989)

Kwang Lim Koh, a scholar and diplomat who was professor of political science at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain for the last 23 years, died Sunday at his home in New Haven. He was 6...

7/3/2016 7/3/2016

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf MP

Monrovia, Greater Monrovia, Montserrado, Liberia

Monrovia, Greater Monrovia, Montserrado, Liberia

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (born 29 October 1938) is the 24th and current President of Liberia, in office since 2006. She served as Minister of Finance under President William Tolbert from 1979 until the 19...

3/13/2012 7/3/2016

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

Frank St. John Sidway (1869 - 1938)

Frank St. John Sidway (December 15, 1869 - January 17, 1938), was a Buffalo, New York lawyer and National Guard leader. He also served as chairman of the Erie County Republican Party, and was a candi...

7/2/2016 7/2/2016

Charles Pinckney Sumner (1780 - 1850)

Charles Pinckney Sumner was a liberal Harvard-educated lawyer, abolitionist, and early proponent of racially integrated schools, who shocked 19th-century Boston by opposing anti-miscegenation laws. He ...

6/25/2011 7/2/2016

George Cary, architect (1859 - 1945)

) George Cary was a Buffalo architect who is best remembered there for his design of the Buffalo & Erie County Historical Society Museum. Career

1/15/2011 6/28/2016

Andrew Henshaw Ward (1784 - 1864)

Born in 1784 in Shrewsbury, Andrew Henshaw graduated from Harvard College with an A.B. in 1808. He married Sarah (“Sally”) Henshaw in 1809 and fathered 9 children. He became a lawyer in 1...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Henry Dana Ward (1797 - 1884)

Henry Dana Ward (Shrewsbury, Massachusetts 1797-1884) was an American abolitionist, anti-Masonic campaigner, and Millerite Adventist. He was grandson of the Revolutionary general Artemas Ward. He gra...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Col. Hoffman was a lawyer by profession and was graduated from Harvard University with the class of '41. He served all through the civil war and was wounded at Port Hudson. In June 1866, he resigned ...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

F. Burrall Hoffman (1882 - 1980)

Francis Burrall Hoffman (March 6, 1882 – November 27, 1980) was an American-born architect, best known for his work with James Deering’s Villa Vizcaya in Miami, Florida. Biography F...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Heywood Broun (1888 - 1939)

Heywood Campbell Broun, Jr. (/ˈbruːn/; December 7, 1888 – December 18, 1939) was an American journalist. He worked as a sportswriter, newspaper columnist, and editor in New Yor...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Cecil Hamelin Taylor (1878 - d.)

Cecil was a graduate of Harvard University, class of 1900. He was a mechanical engineer and an inventor. He lived in Detroit, Chicago, and Paris.

6/27/2016 6/27/2016

Jared is the principal owner of the real estate holding and development company Kushner Properties and the newspaper publishing company The New York Observer. He is the son of American real estate magn...

5/26/2007 6/27/2016

Paul Zamecnik MP (1912 - 2009)

Paul Charles Zamecnik (22 November 1912 – 27 October 2009) was an American scientist who played a central role in the early history of molecular biology. He was a professor of medicine at Harvar...

2/2/2014 6/26/2016

Frank William Taussig (December 28, 1859 - November 11, 1940) was a U.S. economist and educator. Taussig is credited with creating the foundations of modern trade theory. He was born in St. Louis, ...

2/3/2012 6/26/2016

Census : 1920 -  Montgomery, Pennsylvania, USA Residence : Lower Merion, Montgomery, Pennsylvania - 1920 Residence : Larchmont, Westchester, New York - 1930 Residence : Washington, D...

6/5/2013 6/26/2016

John Brooks Felton (1827 - 1877)

John Brooks Felton [1] (born 1827 in Saugus, Massachusetts, died May 2, 1877 in Oakland, California) was an American jurist and politician who served as the 14th Mayor of Oakland, California. Felto...

1/24/2010 6/25/2016

Henry Curtis Lind (1921 - 2013)

Henry Curtis Lind (October 12, 1921 – November 11, 2013) was an American lawyer and the fourteenth reporter of decisions of the United States Supreme Court from 1979 to 1989. Born in Cransto...

12/21/2010 6/25/2016

William Cranch (1769 - 1855)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... William Cranch (July 17, 1769 – September 1, 1855) was an American judge and the second reporter of decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States..."...

10/10/2008 6/24/2016

Horace Davis, US Congress MP (1831 - 1916)

Horace Davis (16 March 1831 - 12 July 1916) was a United States Representative from California. He was the son of Massachusetts Governor John Davis and the younger brother of diplomat John Chandler B...

7/27/2011 6/24/2016

Robert Swain Peabody (1845 - 1917)

Robert Swain Peabody (1845 – September 23, 1917) was a prominent Boston architect. Peabody was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts, and was the cofounder of the firm Peabody & Stearns. He was...

7/30/2012 6/24/2016

Henry Whitney Bellows (June 11, 1814 – January 30, 1882) was an American clergyman, and the planner and president of the United States Sanitary Commission, the leading soldiers' aid society, d...

12/12/2015 6/24/2016

Everett Needham Case (1901 - 2000)

The Class of 1922 Princeton Everett Needham Case, a former pres. of Colgate U. and vice chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, died July 17, 2000, in Waterville, N.Y. Everett's career spann...

6/23/2016 6/23/2016

Philip Young (1910 - 1987)

Philip Young (May 9, 1910 – January 15, 1987) was an American government official and diplomat who served as United States Ambassador to the Netherlands. )

6/23/2016 6/23/2016

Richard Young (1919 - 2011)

With an immeasurable sense of sadness, shared by Laurentians across the generations and a broad domain, I convey the news that Trustee Emeritus Richard Young’40 died on Friday, November 18. Ri...

6/23/2016 6/23/2016

Katherine Clark, U.S. Congress MP

Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

Katherine Marlea Clark (born July 17, 1963) is an American politician who has served as the United States Representative for Massachusetts's 5th congressional district since 2013. The district includes...

6/23/2016 6/23/2016

Kao Liang Chow 周杲良 (1918 - 1998)

2/5/2014 6/22/2016

Chou I-liang 周一良 (1913 - 2001)

7/24/2011 6/22/2016

William Hickling Prescott is credited with being the first American historian to bring scientific methods of research and painstaking documentation to historic narrative. His dramatic storytelling ma...

5/21/2008 6/22/2016

Henry Serrano Villard (1900 - 1996)

See Wikipedia...

6/15/2013 6/21/2016

Michael Howard Simon (born 1956) is a U.S. District Judge on the United States District Court for the District of Oregon.

6/20/2016 6/20/2016

William James Sidis (1898 - 1944)

"Bill", "Billy", "John W. Shattuck", "Frank Folupa"

William James Sidis (/ˈsaɪ dɪs/; April 1, 1898 – July 17, 1944) was an American child prodigy with exceptional mathematical abilities and a claimed mastery of many languages...

9/16/2015 6/20/2016

Wikipedia - English Español José María Figueres Olsen (born in San José, Costa Rica, December 24, 1954), is a Costa Rican businessman and politician. After he left the...

2/8/2014 6/19/2016

Gilbert Newton Lewis MP (1875 - 1946)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Gilbert Newton Lewis (October 23, 1875 – March 23, 1946) was an American physical chemist known for the discovery of the covalent bond and his concept of e...

11/24/2008 6/19/2016

Civil War Union Army Officer, US Congressman. Served as Mayor of Hartford from 1854 to 1858. After the outbreak of the Civil War, on October 15, 1861, he was appointed Colonel and commander of the ...

2/10/2014 6/16/2016

Wilbur Crane Eveland (1918 - 1990)

Wilbur Crane "Bill" Eveland III (July 1, 1918 – January 2, 1990) was a World War II veteran, a CIA station chief, and critic of U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East. His autobiographical boo...

6/16/2016 6/16/2016

Converse Francis (1795 - 1863)

Convers Francis (November 9, 1795 – April 17, 1863) was a Unitarian minister from Watertown, Massachusetts. From Life and work He was born the son of Susannah Rand Francis and Convers Fran...

3/10/2016 6/14/2016

Education: BA in Economics from Cornell University; MBA from Harvard Business School. Experience: Sam Johnson served as Chairman Emeritus of SC Johnson from October 2000 until his passing in May 2004...

6/23/2008 6/11/2016

Edward Witten, Fields Medal, 1990 MP

"Ed"

Princeton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States

Princeton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States

Edward Witten (born August 26, 1951) is an American theoretical physicist with a focus on mathematical physics who is currently the Professor of Mathematical Physics at the Institute for Advanced Study...

2/25/2007 6/9/2016

Donna Brazile (born December 15, 1959)[2] is an American author, academic, and political analyst who is Vice Chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee. She was the first African American to dir...

1/5/2016 6/8/2016

Melvin Ezra Ingalls MP (1842 - 1914)

"Melvin E. Ingalls"

Melville Ezra Ingalls (1842–1914), commonly abbreviated M.E. Ingalls, was a Massachusetts state legislator who went on to become president of the Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis R...

10/22/2011 6/7/2016

Elisabeth Judson Shue (born October 6, 1963) is an American actress, most famous for her roles in the films The Karate Kid, Adventures in Babysitting, Cocktail, Back to the Future Parts II and III an...

3/20/2007 6/7/2016

Oliver Hazard Perry La Farge (December 19, 1901 – August 2, 1963) was an American writer and anthropologist, best known for his 1930 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Laughing Boy. Named for his ...

11/22/2013 6/7/2016

August Perry Belmont, IV (1908 - 1995)

August Belmont IV (December 30, 1908 - July 10, 1995) was an American Investment banker and Thoroughbred racehorse owner. The son of August Belmont III (1882-1919) and Alice W. de Goicouria, he was a...

8/14/2009 6/7/2016

James "Jim" P. Gray II (born 1953) is the mayor of Lexington, Kentucky (Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government). Gray served as the city's vice-mayor from 2006 to 2010 before being elected mayor i...

6/6/2016 6/7/2016

Morgan Belmont (1892 - 1953)

Morgan Belmont (March 19, 1892 - September 17, 1953) was head of August Belmont & Co., the banking firm. He was born on March 19, 1892 in Hempstead, New York to August Belmont, Jr. and Bessie Hamil...

8/26/2010 6/7/2016

Carol Doris Chomsky (1930 - 2008)

Carol Chomsky (July 1, 1930 – December 19, 2008) was an American linguist and education specialist who studied language acquisition in children. Chomsky was born in Philadelphia as Carol Doris...

5/21/2010 6/6/2016

Noam Chomsky MP

Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

Lexington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

Avram Noam Chomsky (pronounced /ˌnoʊm ˈtʃɒmski/, Hebrew: חומסקי נועם אַב&#x...

5/14/2010 6/6/2016

Robert K. Merton (1910 - 2003)

"Meyer Robert Schkolnick"

Nobel Prize winning Sociologist. His works included Sociological theory, method, and research. Merton is also noted for his studies in Mass Communication by the Sociological perspective. He worked clos...

4/10/2016 6/6/2016

9/3/2012 6/6/2016

Eliot Brewster Coulter (1892 - 1964)

Eliot Brewster Coulter born May 11, 1892 in Austinburg, Ohio, received his Litt.B. from Princeton University in 1914 and was awarded a Ph.D from Harvard University in 1916. He married Miss Kathleen...

6/6/2016 6/6/2016

Roger Nash Baldwin (1884 - 1981)

1900 US census: Roger N., aged 16, in Wellesley,Mass. with family. Roger Nash Baldwin (January 21, 1884 – August 26, 1981) was one of the founders of the American Civil Liberties Union (AC...

2/7/2009 6/6/2016

Allen Wallace (1876 - 1914)

Harvard Class of 1898 see pp596 Allen Wallace was from a very distinguished family-indeed-he was a great grandson of Cornelius "Commodore" Vanderbilt. he graduated from Harvard University in 1898 and h...

6/5/2016 6/5/2016

Phillips Brooks (1835 - 1893)

Phillips Brooks (1835-1893) was Episcopal Bishop of Massachusetts (from 1891), Vicar at Boston (1869-1891) and Philadelphia (1859-1869), author, and composer of O Little Town of Bethlehem and other hym...

12/12/2010 6/5/2016

Albert Volney Foster (1877 - 1950)

A Harvard student of 21 or so when this picture was taken.

8/22/2014 6/5/2016

RIGHTER -- Volney Foster (Turk). Died on August 27, 2003, at age 100, of Bedford Hills and Fishers Island, NY. A founding partner of Harrington, Righter and Parsons. They were the first company to spec...

6/5/2016 6/5/2016

Kingman Brewster, Sr. (1883 - 1957)

Kingman Brewster, Sr., was a 1906 Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Amherst College and a 1911 graduate of the Harvard Law School.

8/1/2010 6/2/2016

Kingman Brewster, Jr. (1919 - 1988)

Kingman Brewster, Jr., (June 17, 1919 – November 8, 1988) was an educator, president of Yale University, and American diplomat. He was a direct lineal descendant of Elder William Brewster, (...

8/1/2010 6/2/2016
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. Abner Linwood Holton, Jr. (born September 21, 1923) was the 61st Governor of Virginia, and the first Republican governor since Reconstruction. He was governor from 1970 to 1974. Holton was a member...

2/24/2013 6/1/2016

Eudora Welty MP (1909 - 2001)

Eudora Alice Welty was an American author of short stories and novels about the American South. Her book The Optimist's Daughter won the Pulitzer Prize in 1973. Welty was awarded the Presidential Medal...

1/2/2009 5/30/2016

Roger Dearborn Lapham (1883 - 1966)

Roger Dearborn Lapham (December 6, 1883 – April 16, 1966) was a shipowner and businessman who served as the 32nd mayor of San Francisco from 1944 to 1948. Life and career Lapham was bo...

3/14/2011 5/29/2016

William Alexander Percy (1885 - 1942)

William Alexander Percy (May 14, 1885 – January 21, 1942), was a lawyer, planter, and poet from Greenville, Mississippi. His autobiography Lanterns on the Levee (Knopf 1941) became a bestselle...

5/11/2010 5/27/2016

Judge Ogden Hoffman, Jr. (1822 - 1891)

. Ogden Hoffman, Jr. (October 16, 1822 - August 9, 1891) was a United States federal judge. He was born in New York City, son of Ogden Hoffman. He received an A.B. from Columbia University in 1840 ...

8/30/2013 5/26/2016

John Alsop King (1817 - 1900)

John Alsop King (July 14, 1817 Jamaica, Queens County, New York – November 21, 1900 Manhattan, New York City) was an American politician from New York.

5/13/2016 5/26/2016

Peter Dunham (1921 - 2011)

""Pistol Pete""

Peter Dunham, 90, of Heritage Village, Southbury, Conn.; formerly of New Canaan, Conn., died Dec. 7, 2011. Peter was born May 3, 1921 in Cedarhurst and graduated from Harvard University in 1943. During...

5/26/2016 5/26/2016

Theodore Dunham, M.D. (1862 - 1951)

1888 received MD from Harvard. Married Josephine Balestier. Was MD to Rudyard Kipling, his wife's brother-in-law. Links Find A Grave Sources Updated from MyHeritage Match via brother Carr...

9/5/2014 5/26/2016

Edward married Mary Dows, June 4, 1893. They had two children: Theodora, b. 1895; d. 1983; m. ____ Bodman. Edward Kellogg Jr., b. 1901; d. 1951. biography Edward Kellogg Dunham (1860-1922) ...

9/2/2010 5/26/2016

Richard B. Veit (1921 - 2015)

Obituary January 19, 2015 Dick Veit passed away January 12th in his present hometown of San Rafael, CA. Dick was born in Paris, France, in 1921 to a French mother and American father. Moving to Conne...

5/26/2016 5/26/2016

Lane William Brandon graduated from Harvard University. In service to the Confederate States Army, Lane achieved the rank of captain. He fought in several major battles including Chickamauga and Malver...

5/24/2016 5/24/2016

Montford McGehee (1822 - 1895)

Montford McGehee (December 4, 1822 – March 31, 1895) was a North Carolina politician and farmer who served in the North Carolina General Assembly, and as the second North Carolina Commissioner...

5/24/2016 5/24/2016

Dr. Paul Swift (1794 - 1866)

10/10/2015 5/24/2016

Brian Higgins, a Representative from New York; born in Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y., October 6, 1959; B.A., Buffalo State College, Buffalo, N.Y., 1984; M.A., Buffalo State College, Buffalo, N.Y., 1985;...

5/22/2016 5/23/2016

Forceythe Willson (1837 - 1867)

Byron Forceythe Willson (April 10, 1837 – February 2, 1867) was a nineteenth-century American poet. He was the brother of Kentucky governor Augustus E. Willson.

5/23/2016 5/23/2016

Augustus Everett Willson (October 13, 1846 – August 24, 1931) was the 36th Governor of Kentucky. Orphaned at the age of twelve, Willson went to live with relatives in New England. This move ex...

3/20/2013 5/23/2016

Elise M. Stefanik, a Representative from New York; born in Albany, Albany County, N.Y., July 2, 1984; graduated from Albany Academy for Girls, Albany, N.Y., 2002; A.B., Harvard University, Cambridge,...

5/22/2016 5/23/2016

William E. Dodd, Jr. (1905 - 1952)

. William Edward Dodd, Jr. (Aug. 8, 1905 - Oct. 18, 1952) was an American political activist who ran unsuccessfully for Congress during the 1930s. While working for the Federal Communications Commiss...

5/20/2016 5/20/2016

Michael E. Graves MP (1934 - 2015)

Michael Graves (July 9, 1934 – March 12, 2015) was an American architect. Identified as one of The New York Five, as well as Memphis Group, Graves was known first for his contemporary building d...

3/16/2015 5/19/2016

Martin Witherspoon Gary (March 25, 1831 – April 9, 1881) was a brigadier general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and a Democratic politician in postbellum South Ca...

10/21/2007 5/18/2016

Bradley Tyler Johnson (September 29, 1829 – October 5, 1903) was an American lawyer, soldier, and writer. Although his home state of Maryland remained loyal to the Union during the American Ci...

5/9/2011 5/18/2016

Nathaniel Collins McLean (February 2, 1815 – January 4, 1905), was a lawyer, farmer, and Union general during the American Civil War. Early life and career Born in Warren County, Ohio, Nat...

6/2/2011 5/18/2016

William Shankland Andrews (September 25, 1858 in Syracuse, New York - August 5, 1936 in Syracuse, NY) was an American lawyer and politician from New York.

5/17/2016 5/17/2016

Edwin Plimpton Adams (1878 - 1956)

Edwin Plimpton Adams (Prague, 23 January 1878 – Princeton, New Jersey, 31 December 1956) was an American physicist. Clinton Joseph Davisson attended his lectures.

5/17/2016 5/17/2016

George (Jig) Cram Cook (1873 - 1924)

George Cram Cook or Jig Cook (October 7, 1873 – January 14, 1924) was an American theatre producer, director, playwright, novelist, and poet. Cook led the founding of the Provincetown Players,...

11/10/2013 5/17/2016

Edwin Evariste Moise (December 22, 1918 – December 18, 1998) was an American mathematician and mathematics education reformer. After his retirement from mathematics he became a literary critic...

5/17/2016 5/17/2016

Edward P. Evans (1942 - 2000)

Edward and his brother, Robert, became significant owners and/or breeders of Thoroughbred racehorses, with Robert owning the 2014 Belmont Stakes winner Tonalist. Edward Parker Evans was the forme...

5/16/2016 5/16/2016