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Michael Henry de Young (1849 - 1925)

"M.H."

Michael Henry "M. H." de Young (September 30, 1849 – February 15, 1925) was an American journalist and businessman. Early life De Young was born in St. Louis, Missouri. The family was Jewi...

9/24/2013 Yesterday

Charles de Young (1845 - 1880)

Charles de Young (January 8, 1846 – April 23, 1880), along with his brother M. H. de Young, founded the San Francisco Chronicle, and was its editor-in-chief. He was murdered by Isaac M. Kalloc...

9/24/2013 Yesterday

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 11/14/2016

David A. Fahrenthold MP

"Dave"

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

David A. Fahrenthold is an American journalist who has worked for The Washington Post since 2000. He achieved prominence in 2016 for his groundbreaking coverage of Donald Trump and the Trump Foundation...

10/18/2016 11/8/2016

Capt, Irish Guards; journalist and a director of the Daily Express, Sunday Express and Evening Standard

10/17/2013 11/6/2016

Warren Kelly (1892 - 1977)

son of James Edward KELLY and Mary Josephine DELACY ----------------------------------------- from Trulia.com, Lawrence NY tax assessor records: "304 Mulry Lane Lawrence NY---This 2 bathroom home...

1/27/2009 11/4/2016

Israel "Izzy" Harold Asper MP (1932 - 2003)

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees by SmartCopy : Aug 25 2015, 15:31:38 UTC

5/1/2012 11/1/2016

James Sidney Robinson (October 14, 1827 – January 14, 1892) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio and a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Early life and career Born ne...

6/11/2011 10/28/2016

Updated from WikiTree Genealogy by SmartCopy : Dec 4 2015, 17:50:35 UTC The Rt. Hon. Sir Francis Hincks, KCMG PC (December 14, 1807 – August 18, 1885) was a Canadian politician and British...

12/4/2015 10/25/2016

L. J. Greenberg, born Leopold Jacob Greenberg (1861–1931), was an accomplished British Jewish journalist. He had become an energetic propagandist of the new Zionism in England by the Third Zio...

1/29/2012 10/18/2016

James T. Neal MP (1921 - 2016)

Newspaper journalist, publisher, and professor who was at the center of a First Amendment case, as detailed in a loving memorial piece by his granddaughter , Alexandra Petri of The Washington Post . ...

10/9/2016 10/9/2016

John Jeffry Louis is the son of the Ambassador John J. Louis Jr. and Josephine Louis. He is currently the Chairman of Gannett Co, serves on the board of the Olayan Group; S. C. Johnson & Son, Inc.;...

10/2/2016 10/2/2016

George Gilman Fogg (May 26, 1813 – October 5, 1881) was a United States Senator and diplomat from New Hampshire. Born in Meredith Center, he pursued classical studies and graduated from Dartmo...

5/13/2014 9/21/2016

Elias Boudinot MP (1802 - 1839)

"Kilakeena", "Buck", "Gallegina", "Watie"

Elias Boudinot (1802–June 22, 1839) was a Cherokee Indian who started and edited the tribe's first newspaper. He was born in Oothcaloga, Cherokee Nation (now Calhoun, Georgia) as Gallegina Watie...

11/6/2008 9/13/2016

Judith P. Sulzberger MP (1923 - 2011)

Dr. Judith P. Sulzberger, a physician whose philanthropy led to the creation of a center for genome studies in her name at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons, and a member ...

1/17/2009 9/9/2016

Daniel H. Cohen MP (1952 - 2016)

Daniel H. Cohen, who was the senior vice president in charge of advertising when The New York Times became the first publication to generate more than $1 billion in advertising in a single year, died o...

5/31/2016 9/9/2016

Edwin Lawrence Godkin (1831 - 1902)

Edwin Lawrence Godkin (October 2, 1831 – May 21, 1902) was an Irish-born American journalist and newspaper editor. He founded The Nation, and was editor-in-chief of the New York Evening Post 1...

12/23/2009 9/5/2016

William Loeb, III (1905 - 1981)

William "Bill" Loeb III (December 26, 1905 – September 14, 1981), was publisher of the Manchester Union Leader newspaper (later The New Hampshire Union Leader) in Manchester, New Hampshire, fo...

9/2/2016 9/2/2016

Civil War Veteran Afffiliation:Confederate Service: Major Peter Mallett was placed in charge of organizing,training, and deploying the men conscripted in North Carolina soon after Jefferson Davis s...

7/25/2016 8/31/2016

Cyrus H. K. Curtis MP (1850 - 1933)

Cyrus Hermann Kotzschmar Curtis (June 18, 1850 – June 7, 1933) was an American publisher of magazines and newspapers, including the Ladies' Home Journal and the Saturday Evening Post. Biog...

2/8/2012 8/27/2016

Jeffrey Preston "Jeff" Bezos born January 12, 1964) is an American Internet entrepreneur and investor. He is a technology entrepreneur who has played a key role in the growth of e-commerce as the found...

12/10/2013 8/25/2016

DAR Ancestor #: A050054 Find A Grave Memorial Alexander Hamilton (January 11, 1755 or 1757 – July 12, 1804) was the first United States Secretary of the Treasury, a Founding Father, economist,...

8/20/2007 8/11/2016

Anson Herrick (1812 - 1868)

Anson Herrick (January 21, 1812 – February 6, 1868) was a U.S. Representative from New York during the latter half of the American Civil War. Born in Lewiston, Maine, Herrick attended public...

8/6/2016 8/6/2016

Konstantin Päts MP (1874 - 1956)

Konstantin Päts VR I/1 and III/1 (23 February [O.S. 11 February] 1874[1] – 18 January 1956) was the most influential politician of interwar Estonia. He was one of the first Estonians to b...

2/6/2009 8/5/2016

John H. Sengstacke (1912 - 1997)

John Herman Henry Sengstacke (November 25, 1912 – May 28, 1997) was an African-American newspaper publisher and owner of the largest chain of black newspapers in the country. He was also a civ...

2/2/2012 7/20/2016

Robert Sengstacke Abbott (1870 - 1940)

Robert Sengstacke Abbott (November 24, 1870 – February 29, 1940) was an African-American lawyer and newspaper publisher/editor. Abbott is the founder of The Chicago Defender newspaper, which g...

2/4/2012 7/20/2016

) Thomas S. Allen is best remembered for his leadership of the 5th Wisconsin Infantry during the Civil War. He also served as Wisconsin’s ninth secretary of state and published the Oshkosh Nor...

9/10/2011 7/12/2016

4/17/2012 7/5/2016

Charles Rufus Skinner, a Representative from New York; born in Union Square, Oswego County, N.Y., August 4, 1844; attended the common schools and Clinton Liberal Institute; was graduated from Mexico ...

7/4/2016 7/4/2016

William Leete Stone, Sr. (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, publish...

5/15/2014 7/4/2016

Azariah Cutting Flagg (1790 - 1873)

Azariah Cutting Flagg (November 28, 1790 in Orwell, Addison County, Vermont – November 24, 1873 in New York City) was an American newspaper printer and editor, and politician.

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Michael Hoke Smith (1855-1931): Smith was a lawyer and Democratic politician from Atlanta, Georgia. President Grover Cleveland appointed him secretary of the interior in 1893. Smith was elected gover...

8/17/2007 6/27/2016

Marguerite Rooney MP (c.1920 - 2004)

Birth: Apr. 3, 1920 Albany Albany County New York, USA Death: Apr. 27, 2004 New York New York County (Manhattan) New York, USA Marguerite Howard Rooney, wife of CBS News "Sixty Minutes" commentat...

11/5/2011 6/27/2016

John Powell Irish (1843 - 1923)

John Powell Irish (1843–1923) was a leader of the Democratic Party in Iowa, a landowner in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta region of California, a fiery and influential public speaker, and an...

6/26/2016 6/26/2016

Robert Underwood Johnson (1853 - 1937)

Robert Underwood Johnson (January 12, 1853 – October 14, 1937) was a U.S. writer and diplomat. His wife was Katharine Johnson.

2/27/2016 6/25/2016

Hugh Hugh Brackenridge (1748 - 1816)

Hugh Henry Brackenridge (1748 – June 25, 1816) was an American writer, lawyer, judge, and justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. A frontier citizen in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United...

6/24/2016 6/24/2016

Arnaud de Borchgrave MP (1926 - 2015)

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6/15/2013 6/21/2016
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Moses Yale Beach (1800 - 1868)

Moses Yale Beach (January 7, 1800 – July 18, 1868) was an American inventor and publisher who started the Associated Press. He was born in Wallingford, Connecticut. His father was a plain fa...

11/24/2008 6/6/2016

Lewis H. Lapham ( /ˈluːɪs ˈlæpəm/; born January 8, 1935) is an American writer. He was the editor of the American monthly Harper's Magazine from 1976 until 1...

3/14/2011 5/29/2016

John Logan Power (1834 - 1901)

John Power was born in Ireland and immigrated here in 1850. He founded the Jackson Daily News in 1860 and the Mississippi Standard in 1865. He published the Clarion for over twenty years and was also t...

5/28/2016 5/28/2016

George McLean owned and directed the Tupelo Journal and founded several community development programs in northeast Mississippi.

5/26/2016 5/26/2016

Maj. Sidney Alroy Jonas (CSA) MP (c.1838 - 1915)

Editor of the Aberdeen, Mississippi Examiner Newspaper starting in 1876. Sidney Jonas was founder and editor of the Aberdeen Examiner. He served as a major in the Confederate Army and wrote the wel...

3/21/2012 5/26/2016

Robert Hiram Henry (1851 - 1931)

Robert Henry, a journalist, owned and published the Jackson Clarion-Ledger for over fifty years. He was president of both the National and Mississippi Press Associations. Henry also served as state c...

5/26/2016 5/26/2016

Sarah Goddard (b. - 1770)

Sarah Updike was born to wealth at Cocumscussoc plantation at the turn of the eighteenth century, the daughter of Ludowick and Abigail Newton Updike. Her great-grandfather was Richard Smith, friend o...

8/3/2011 5/18/2016

Roger Atkinson Pryor (July 19, 1828 – March 14, 1919) was both an American politician and a Confederate politician serving as a congressman on both sides. He was also a jurist, serving in the ...

1/7/2011 5/18/2016

Julian Leroy White (1853 - 1923)

Didy’s middle son, Julian LeRoy White (1853-1923), shared many of the same experiences at Hampton and in Europe as his older brother, Henry, but chose to pursue journalism rather than diplomacy ...

5/30/2012 5/12/2016

Kenneth Colin Irving MP (1899 - 1992)

Reference: FamilySearch Family Tree - SmartCopy : Apr 30 2016, 19:46:31 UTC

5/21/2011 5/8/2016

Marty Baron MP

"Marty Baron", "Marty"

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Martin "Marty" Baron (born October 24, 1954) is an American journalist who has been editor of The Washington Post since December 31, 2012, after having been editor of The Boston Globe from 2001 to 2012...

8/25/2009 5/8/2016

Arthur Brisbane MP (1864 - 1937)

Arthur Brisbane (December 12, 1864 – December 25, 1936) was one of the best known American newspaper editors of the 20th century. Journalist and newspaper editor, Arthur was born in Buffalo,...

12/18/2013 5/8/2016

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Born in Berlin, Illinois, at the start of the Civil War, he was a successful publisher-editor of the Daily Register, Chicago Advance, plus managing editor ...

5/6/2016 5/6/2016

Theodore Thurston Geer (March 12, 1851 – February 21, 1924) was the tenth Governor of Oregon, serving from January 9, 1899 to January 14, 1903. The Republican politician was in office when the...

11/11/2008 4/30/2016

Bob Atwood (1907 - 1997)

Robert Bruce "Bob" Atwood (March 31, 1907 – January 10, 1997) was the long-time editor and publisher of the Anchorage Times, and a proponent of Alaska statehood.

4/27/2016 4/27/2016

Frank Gannett (1876 - 1957)

Frank Ernest Gannett (September 15, 1876 – December 3, 1957) was an American publisher who founded the media corporation Gannett Company, Inc. He began his career in 1906 as half owner of the ...

4/20/2016 4/20/2016

Valentin J Peter (1875 - 1960)

Valentin J. Peter (1875–1960) was a Bavarian-born publisher of a German language newspaper called the Omaha Tribüne and the president of the Nebraska chapter of the National German-Am...

2/12/2016 4/12/2016

John Wien Forney (1817 - 1881)

During the busy, stirring times [of the Civil War era] there was no man at the National Capital more sought after for influence and advice than Colonel Forney. His residence on Capitol Hill was daily...

5/14/2015 4/10/2016

Note: Please read the tribute written for Betty by Jack Sanders. Link :

10/11/2015 3/31/2016

Karl Seymore Nash (1908 - 1992)

Biography (Recorded as written) Karl S. Nash: Editor and publisher Few people have devoted as much of their life to a community as Karl Seymour Nash did. For more than 60 years, he not only cover...

10/9/2015 3/31/2016

John Wallace Nash (1912 - 2013)

Obituary of John Wallace Nash By The Ridgefield Press on July 30, 2013 John Wallace Nash, who embarked on a newspaper career with the purchase of The Ridgefield Press in 1937, died at his home in S...

10/9/2015 3/31/2016

11/27/2011 3/27/2016

Kenneth Thomson MP (1923 - 2006)

Kenneth Thomson, 2nd Baron Thomson of Fleet (September 1, 1923 – June 12, 2006), in Canada known as Ken Thomson, was a Canadian businessman and art collector who, at the time of his death, was...

3/27/2016 3/27/2016

Ernest Norman Smith (1871 - 1957)

3/19/2016 3/19/2016

Rosa Shaw (1895 - 1981)

Was somehow connected to Bettie Cole .

3/15/2016 3/15/2016

Hamilton Southam (1916 - 2008)

3/15/2016 3/15/2016

Wilson Mills Southam (1868 - 1947)

Reference: FamilySearch Family Tree - SmartCopy : Jan 13 2016, 19:51:42 UTC

6/6/2014 3/15/2016

Frederick Albert Acland (1891 - 1950)

3/14/2016 3/14/2016

Jeff Zeleny MP

"Jeff Zeleny"

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States

Jeff Zeleny is the Senior Political Correspondent for CNN. He joined CNN from ABC News, where he was their senior Washington correspondent since 2013. He reported extensively on the 2014 midterm elec...

2/24/2016 3/4/2016

Felix Kirk Zollicoffer (May 19, 1812 – January 19, 1862) was a newspaperman, three-term United States Congressman from Tennessee, officer in the United States Army, and a Confederate brigadier...

8/19/2008 2/16/2016

William Southam MP (1843 - 1932)

Reference: FamilySearch Family Tree - SmartCopy : Jan 13 2016, 19:51:42 UTC

6/6/2014 2/13/2016

Sir George Brown MP (1818 - 1880)

George Brown Canadian Statesman, Journalist. In 1837 he emigrated from his native Scotland to New York City, New York, where after a five year stay he settled in Toronto, Ontario. In 1844 he founde...

1/30/2010 1/29/2016

Harry Stevenson Southam (1875 - 1954)

12/27/2014 1/13/2016

Sidney Edwards Morse (1794 - 1871)

Sidney Edwards Morse (7 February 1794 Charlestown, Massachusetts - 24 December 1871 New York City) was a U.S. inventor, geographer and journalist. He was the brother of telegraphy pioneer and painter...

10/29/2008 12/27/2015

William Tappan Thompson (1812 - 1882)

William Tappan Thompson (August 31, 1812 – March 24, 1882) was an American writer who co-founded the Savannah Morning News in the 1850s, known then as the Daily Morning News. One of his most n...

12/13/2015 12/13/2015

Isaac Erwin Avery (1871 - 1904)

Judge Avery has had eleven children, among them being Isaac Erwin Avery, the brilliant local editor of the Charlotte Observer, whose untimely death in 1904 was lamented throughout the entire State. s...

5/13/2012 12/13/2015

Francis Atwater (1858 - 1935)

Newspaper publisher, printer, editor, state senator (13th district), Meriden Tax Collector, director of the Red Cross at Havana, Cuba, author, organizer of banks, and extensive traveler. Came to Meride...

12/2/2015 12/3/2015

Samuel Pike (1804 - 1874)

Written as recorded: After the HEARLD and TRIBUNE ceased to live, several other papers were started none,however, of more than ephemeral existence. Judge Lewis started one, and George Swap, another; ...

11/23/2015 11/25/2015

Albert Richard Parsons MP (1848 - 1887)

Albert Richard Parsons June 20, 1848 in Montgomery, Alabama- November 11, 1887 Chicago, Illinois Parents: Samuel S. Parsons and Elizabeth Tompkins Wife: Lucy E. Gonzalez c.1853- March 7, 1942 Alb...

10/1/2011 11/16/2015

Harvey Rice (1800 - 1891)

Harvey Rice, LL.D. (1800–1891) was an American lawyer, a Democratic state legislator, poet, author and newspaperman prominent in Cleveland, Ohio. Early life and education Harvey Rice was b...

1/4/2014 11/2/2015

Dorothy Ulrich Troubetzkoy MP (1914 - 2003)

"Ulrich Troubetzkoy", "Dorothy Ulrick"

Dorothy Ulrich Troubetzkoy was born in Hartford on November 17, 1914, and she became an award-winning author, poet and journalist. Troubetzkoy was educated at Vassar College followed by the Universit...

8/4/2013 10/21/2015

Henry Martyn Whitney (1824 - 1904)

Children of Henry Martyn Whitney and Catharine Olivia March Henry Ely Whitney, b. 30 Jun 1850 Helen Brown Whitney, b. 1 May 1852 Henry Martin Whitney, b. 26 Mar 1856 James Newall Whitney, b. ...

10/5/2015 10/6/2015

Luke Lea, U.S. Senator (1879 - 1945)

) Luke Lea (April 12, 1879 – November 18, 1945) was a Democratic United States Senator from Tennessee from 1911 to 1917. Biography Lea was the great-grandson of an earlier Luke Lea who...

1/5/2012 10/2/2015

Gustav Magnus Lindveit (1904 - 1993)

Mechanical engineer, with a degree from Cooper Union in New York. He and his wife Frances left New York and went to Texas, to help found the town of Lake Jackson. He and Frances founded the Lake Jackso...

12/8/2010 9/29/2015

Col Charles Frederick Fisher Find A Grave Memorial# 11726202 First Bull Run Confederate order of battle From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Third Brigade - BG Barnard Elliott Bee, Jr. (mw) - Col ...

9/23/2015 9/23/2015

James Rankin Young, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia, Pa., March 10, 1847; attended the common schools and Philadelphia High School; enlisted in the Union Army in June 1863 in...

9/13/2015 9/13/2015

Elijah Parish Lovejoy MP (1802 - 1837)

----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Elijah Parish Lovejoy (November 9, 1802 – November 7, 1837) was an American Presbyterian minister, journ...

12/29/2009 9/9/2015

Frederick Heiskell (1786 - 1882)

Frederick Steidinger Heiskell (1786 – November 29, 1882) was an American newspaper publisher, politician, and civic leader, active primarily in Knoxville, Tennessee, throughout much of the 19t...

11/30/2010 9/8/2015

Dr. Gilbert C. Monell (1816 - 1881)

DR. GILBERT C. MONELL was born Oct. 20th, 1816, in Montgomery, Orange County, N. Y., and was his parents' second son. As his father could afford to do so in but one case, the elder brother was alon...

4/21/2014 9/5/2015

Born to Gad Hitchcock and Nancy Prime of New Lebanon, Columbia County, New York on November 30, 1831. At 16 he attended the Great Barrington Academy in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. Subsequently...

11/12/2011 9/5/2015

Henry Doorly (1879 - 1961)

Find a Grave Henry Doorly, a native of Barbados, moved to Omaha while working as an engineer and then moved into the newspaper business. He became the chairperson of the World Publishing Company and ...

9/5/2015 9/5/2015

Hugh Ike Shott, a Representative and a Senator from West Virginia; born in Staunton, Augusta County, Va., September 3, 1866; attended the Staunton public schools; apprenticed as a printer; later beca...

8/2/2009 9/3/2015

John Boyle O'Reilly (1844 - 1890)

John Boyle O'Reilly (28 June 1844 – 10 August 1890) was an Irish-born poet, journalist and fiction writer. As a youth in Ireland, he was a member of the Irish Republican Brotherhood, or Fenians,...

9/2/2015 9/2/2015

Walt Whitman MP (1819 - 1892)

In 1889, when Whitman was trying to recover from the last stroke, which would eventually kill him, he was visited by Horace Traubel and Tom Harned, who noticed the famous photograph of Whitman and Do...

3/27/2008 8/27/2015

George Tener Oliver, a Senator from Pennsylvania; born January 26, 1848, in County Tyrone, Ireland, during a visit abroad of his parents, who at that time were residents of Pittsburgh, Pa.; attended ...

1/9/2010 8/24/2015

Henry Lewis Pittock (1835 - 1919)

Henry Lewis Pittock (March 1, 1835 – January 28, 1919) was an Oregon (U.S.) pioneer, newspaper editor, publisher, and wood and paper magnate. He was active in Republican politics and Portland,...

12/17/2014 8/24/2015

Barry Bingham, Jr. (1933 - 2006)

. George Barry Bingham, Jr. (September 23, 1933 – April 3, 2006 in Louisville, Kentucky) was an American newspaper publisher and television and radio executive. He was the third and last gener...

8/21/2015 8/21/2015

Barry Bingham, Sr. (1906 - 1988)

. George Barry Bingham, Sr., (February 10, 1906 – August 15, 1988 in Louisville, Kentucky) was the patriarch of a family that dominated local media in Louisville for several decades in the 20t...

8/21/2015 8/21/2015

Robert Waring Stoddard (1906 - 1984)

Photo: Robert Waring Stoddard is on the left Robert Waring Stoddard (1906–1984) was President of Wyman-Gordon, a major industrial enterprise, and one of the founders of the anticommunist Joh...

8/17/2015 8/17/2015

Colonel D. Wyatt Aiken (CSA) MP (1828 - 1887)

David Wyatt Aiken (March 17, 1828 – April 6, 1887) was a Confederate army officer during the American Civil War and a postbellum five-term United States Congressman from South Carolina. Biog...

8/20/2009 8/16/2015

Gilbert Ashville Pierce, a Senator from North Dakota; born in East Otto, Cattaraugus County, N.Y., January 11, 1839; attended the public schools; moved to Indiana in 1854 and settled near Valparaiso;...

8/14/2015 8/14/2015