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George Foot Moore (1851 - 1931)

George Foot Moore (October 15, 1851 – May 16, 1931) was an eminent Asian scholar, historian of religion, author, Presbyterian minister, 33rd Degree Mason of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish R...

7/15/2016 9/25/2016

Moses Coit Tyler (1835 - 1900)

Moses Coit Tyler (August 2, 1835 - December 28, 1900) was an American author and professor of American history. Biography He was born Moses Tyler in Griswold, Connecticut. At an early age he remo...

9/25/2016 9/25/2016

Theodore Salisbury Woolsey (October 22, 1852 – April 24, 1929) was an United States legal scholar, born at New Haven, Connecticut, son of Theodore Dwight Woolsey. He graduated at Yale in 1872 ...

9/8/2011 9/4/2016
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Frederick Baldwin Adams, Jr. MP (1910 - 2001)

Frederick Baldwin Adams, Jr. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Frederick Baldwin Adams, Jr. (March 28, 1910 – January 7, 2001) was an American bibliophile and the director of the Pierpont ...

6/26/2015 8/25/2016

Francis Miles Finch (1827 - 1907)

Francis Miles Finch (June 9, 1827 – July 31, 1907) was an American judge, poet, and academic associated with the early years of Cornell University. One of his poems, "The Blue and the Gray", i...

8/18/2016 8/18/2016

Roswell Hart (August 4, 1824 – April 20, 1883) was a United States Representative from New York. Born in Rochester, he completed preparatory studies and was graduated from Yale College in 1843...

8/17/2016 8/17/2016

Benjamin Silliman, Jr. (1816 - 1885)

. Benjamin Silliman, Jr. (December 4, 1816 – January 14, 1885) was a professor of chemistry at Yale University and instrumental in developing the oil industry. His father Benjamin Silliman S...

12/3/2008 8/17/2016

James Mason Hoppin (1820 - 1906)

James Mason Hoppin (1820-1906) was an American educator and writer. He was born at Providence, Rhode Island; graduated from Yale in 1840 (where he was a member of Skull and Bones[1]), from Harvard La...

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US Congressman. He graduated from Yale College in 1835, studied law, and became an attorney in Monroe, Michigan. In 1839 he settled in Ovid, New York, where he continued to practice law. He was elected...

8/16/2016 8/16/2016

Joseph Bradley Varnum Jr. (June 9, 1818 Washington, D.C. – December 31, 1874 Astoria, Queens, then Long Island City, now in Queens, New York City) was an American lawyer and politician. Life...

8/16/2016 8/16/2016

Allen Ferdinand Owen (1816 - 1865)

Allen Ferdinand Owen (October 9, 1816 – April 7, 1865) was an American politician and lawyer who served in the United States Congress. Owen was born near the Yadkin River in Wilkes County, N...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

Stephen Allen Schwarzman (born February 14, 1947) is an American financier and philanthropist. He is the chairman and CEO of the Blackstone Group, a private equity firm he co-founded with former Lehm...

2/7/2009 6/28/2016

William Henry Washington (7 February 1813 – 12 August 1860) was a Whig U.S. Congressman from North Carolina between 1841 and 1843. Born near Goldsboro, North Carolina, he graduated from Yale...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

George Griswold Sill (1829 - 1907)

George Griswold Sill (October 26, 1829 – May 19, 1907) was an American politician who was the 37th Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut from 1873 to 1877. Early life Sill was born at Windsor, ...

6/28/2016 6/28/2016

William Wallace Crapo (May 16, 1830 – February 28, 1926) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Massachusetts. He was elected to fill the vacancy caused by the death o...

9/16/2007 6/28/2016

) William Kent, a Representative from California; born in Chicago, Ill., March 29, 1864; moved to California in 1871 with his parents, who settled in Marin County; attended private schools in Califor...

1/1/2009 6/26/2016

US Congressman. He was elected to represent Delaware as an At-Large delegate to the United States House of Representatives, serving three terms from 1845 until 1851. At the end of his third term he w...

5/30/2014 6/16/2016

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

Benjamin Tucker Eames (June 4, 1818 – October 6, 1901) was a U.S. Representative from Rhode Island. Born in Dedham, Massachusetts, Eames attended the common schools of Providence, Rhode Isla...

6/16/2016 6/16/2016

HON. RENSSELAER R. NELSON, St. Paul. Membership #3217. Judge of U. S. District Court. Born, Cooperstown, N. Y., May 12, 1826. Son of Hon. Samuel Nelson and Catharine Ann Russell; grandson of John Rog...

10/14/2013 6/16/2016

Link below to story and photo on US Rep. Constantine C. Esty: Constantine Canaris Esty (December 26, 1824 – December 27, 1912) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts.

11/15/2015 6/16/2016

Edwin F. Sweet (1847 - 1935)

Edwin Forrest Sweet (November 21, 1847 – April 2, 1935) was a politician from the U.S. state of Michigan. Sweet was born in Dansville, New York and attended the common schools and Dansvill...

6/14/2016 6/14/2016

Augustus Brandegee (1828 - 1904)

Augustus Brandegee (July 12, 1828, New London, Connecticut – November 10, 1904, New London, Connecticut) was an American lawyer and politician who served in the House of Representatives for Co...

9/2/2007 6/3/2016

Asahel Hooker Lewis (1810 - 1862)

Asahel Hooker Lewis (Sept. 11, 1810-Sept. 25, 1862) was an American newspaper editor and politician. He was the youngest son of Elias and Urania (Hooker) Lewis, of Farmington, Connecticut and was b...

5/30/2016 5/30/2016

Lewis A. Lapham (1909 - 1995)

Lewis Abbot Lapham (March 7, 1909 – December 20, 1995[2]) was an American shipping and banking executive. Lapham was born in New York City, the son of shipping executive and future Mayor o...

3/14/2011 5/29/2016

Leonard Eugene Wales (1823 - 1897)

Leonard Eugene Wales (November 26, 1823 - February 8, 1897) was a United States federal judge in Delaware. Born in Wilmington, Delaware, Wales graduated from Yale University in 1845, where he was a...

5/7/2016 5/7/2016

Mike Pyle (1939 - 2015)

Michael Johnson Pyle (July 18, 1939 – July 29, 2015) was an American football center who played nine seasons between 1961 and 1969 for the Chicago Bears.

5/7/2016 5/7/2016

Henry Warren Raymond (1847 - 1925)

Henry Warren Raymond, (1847–1925), was an 1869 graduate of Yale College, and, in the same year, was initiated as a member of the Skull and Bones secret society. He also graduated from Columbia U...

7/1/2014 5/3/2016

Phineas Timothy Miller (1810 - 1850)

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George Ingersoll Wood (1814 - 1899)

George Ingersoll Wood (20 May 1814 – 9 January 1899), was an American clergyman and a founding member of Yale's Skull and Bones Society.[1] Rev. George Ingersoll Wood was born in Stamford, CT....

3/22/2016 3/22/2016

Richard Storrs Willis (1819 - 1900)

Richard Storrs Willis (February 10, 1819 – May 10, 1900) was an American composer, notably of hymn music. One of his hymns is "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear" (1850), with lyrics by Edmund Se...

8/21/2009 12/27/2015

Frank Bigelow Tarbell (1853 - 1920)

Frank Bigelow Tarbell PhD (January 1, 1853 – December 4, 1920) was a professor of Classic Studies at the University of Chicago from 1893 until 1918. He was also an associate professor of Gre...

8/21/2015 8/21/2015

Wikipedia James Lane Buckley, a Senator from New York; born in New York City, March 9, 1923; received secondary education at the Millbrook School, Millbrook, N.Y.; graduated Yale University 1943 and ...

8/10/2015 8/10/2015

Wikipedia Christopher Taylor Buckley (born September 28, 1952) is an American political satirist and the author of novels including God Is My Broker, Thank You for Smoking, Little Green Men, The Whit...

8/10/2015 8/10/2015

Reid Buckley (1930 - 2014)

Wikipedia Fergus Reid Buckley (July 14, 1930 – April 14, 2014) was an American writer, speaker, and educator. Among his books is a history of his family, An American Family—The Buckleys...

8/10/2015 8/10/2015

William Frank Buckley, Jr. (November 24, 1925 – February 27, 2008) was an American conservative author and commentator. He founded the political magazine National Review in 1955, which had a maj...

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David Gaub McCullough (pronounced /məˈkʌlə/; born July 7, 1933) is an American author, narrator, historian, and lecturer. He is a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and...

12/12/2011 6/2/2015

Myers, p. 1561 - "He was one of the most distinguished Georgians of his day." Henry Rootes Jackson (June 24, 1820 – May 23, 1898) was a major general in the Confederate States Army during ...

12/9/2008 5/27/2015

Gene Scott (1937 - 2006)

"Gene Scott"

) Eugene Lytton Scott (December 28, 1937 – March 20, 2006) was an American tennis player of the 1960s. He was the founder (1974) editor and publisher of the magazine Tennis Week. The combi...

5/21/2015 5/21/2015

J. Richardson Dilworth (1916 - 1997)

"J. Richardson Dilworth"

J. Richardson Dilworth (1916 – December 29, 1997) was a leading businessman best known for being a lawyer for the Rockefeller family.

5/20/2015 5/20/2015

M.C.D. Borden ("the Calico King") (1842 - 1912)

"M.C.D. Borden"

Matthew Chaloner Durfee Borden (July 18, 1842 - May 27, 1912) (commonly referred to as M.C.D. Borden), was a textile leader from Fall River, Massachusetts who, in 1880 reorganized the failed American...

4/27/2015 4/27/2015

Edward Rowland Sill (1841 - 1887)

Edward Rowland Sill (April 29, 1841 – February 27, 1887) was an American poet and educator. Biography Born in Windsor, Connecticut, he graduated from Yale in 1861, where he was Class Poet ...

4/25/2015 4/25/2015

James W. Husted (1870 - 1925)

James William Husted (March 16, 1870 – January 2, 1925) was a politician elected to four succeeding terms as a U.S. Representative (1915–1923) from New York. He was an attorney who serv...

4/19/2015 4/19/2015

Richard Melancthon Hurd (1865 - 1941)

Richard Melancthon Hurd (June 14, 1865 – June 6, 1941) was a pioneer real estate economist and political activist. Hurd was born in New York City and attended St. Paul's School. He graduated...

4/19/2015 4/19/2015

Nelson Strobridge "Strobe" Talbott III (born April 25, 1946) is an American foreign policy analyst associated with Yale University and the Brookings Institution, a former journalist associated with T...

9/9/2012 4/18/2015

Thomas Henry Guinzburg (1926 - 2010)

Thomas Henry Guinzburg (March 30, 1926 – September 8, 2010) was an American editor and publisher who served as the first managing editor of The Paris Review following its inception in 1953 and...

12/20/2009 4/10/2015

Paul Edward Valentine Giamatti (pronounced /dʒiəˈmɑːti/; born June 6, 1967) is an American actor. An acclaimed character actor, Giamatti began his career as a support...

4/18/2012 4/5/2015

George Herbert Walker III (born 1931), commonly known as Bert Walker, is a former U.S. ambassador to Hungary and the first cousin of former President George Herbert Walker Bush. Walker's grandfathe...

10/22/2011 3/9/2015
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John Martin Vorys (1896 - 1968)

John Martin Vorys (June 16, 1896 - August 25, 1968) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio. Early life Born in Lancaster, Ohio, Vorys attended the public schools in Lancaster and Columbus, Ohio. Dur...

12/29/2014 12/29/2014

Thomas D. Thacher (1881 - 1950)

Thomas Day Thacher (September 10, 1881 – November 12, 1950) was a lawyer and judge in New York City.

3/26/2014 11/29/2014

Thomas Thacher (1850 - 1919)

Encyclopedia of Biography of New York: A Life Record of Men and ..., Volume 4 - During his forty-five years of active practice at the bar, the economic life of the country was undergoing a great tr...

3/26/2014 11/29/2014

Thomas Anthony Thacher (1815 - 1886)

Classicist and college administrator. Thacher was identified with Yale College more closely than any of his contemporaries. "Professor of Latin in Yale College from 1842 to 1886, ruled with the autho...

1/1/2009 9/6/2014

Tex McCrary MP (1910 - 2003)

"Tex"

John Reagan McCrary (October 13, 1910–July 29, 2003), better known as Tex McCrary, was an American journalist and public relations specialist who invented the talk show genre for television ...

8/30/2014 8/30/2014

William T. S. Barry (1821 - 1868)

William Taylor Sullivan Barry (December 10, 1821 – January 29, 1868) was a U.S. Representative from Mississippi. Born in Columbus, Mississippi, Barry was graduated from Yale College in 1841 ...

6/18/2014 6/18/2014

. surgeon and author whose father founded the Cleveland Clinic CRILE, GEORGE, JR. (3 Nov. 1907--9 Sept. 1992), an Honorary Member of the English Royal College of Surgeons (elected 1978), served...

5/11/2010 6/2/2014

John Andrew Peters (October 9, 1822 - April 2, 1904) was a U.S. Congressman from Maine, and the uncle of John Andrew Peters. He was also Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. Born the ...

1/20/2010 5/30/2014

Alfred Cowles, III (1891 - 1984)

Alfred Cowles III (15 September 1891 – 28 December 1984) was an American economist, businessman and founder of the Cowles Commission. He graduated from Yale in 1913, where he was a member of...

5/7/2014 5/7/2014

Alfred Cowles, Jr. (1865 - 1939)

. Alfred Cowles, Jr. (5 January 1865, Chicago - 15 January 1939, Chicago) He was the son of Alfred Cowles, Sr. and Sarah Hutchinson Cowles. His father was an incorporator along with John S. Scripps o...

5/7/2014 5/7/2014

Clarence Hill Kelsey (1856 - 1930)

A.M., LL.B. Yale graduate 1878, Skull & Bones. Co-founder (in 1882) and President of Title Guarantee & Trust Co., 1892-1923, and its chairman until his death. Holder, along with William H. Taft, of a f...

11/20/2013 11/20/2013

William Graham Sumner (1840 - 1910)

William Graham Sumner (October 30, 1840 – April 12, 1910) was an American academic and "held the first professorship in sociology" at Yale College. For many years he had a reputation as one of...

11/20/2013 11/20/2013

Henry Baldwin Harrison (September 11, 1821 - October 29, 1901) was a Republican politician and the 52nd Governor of Connecticut. Biography Harrison was born in New Haven, Connecticut. He graduate...

5/27/2013 5/27/2013

Luzon Buritt Morris (April 16, 1827 – August 22, 1895) was an American lawyer and politician from Connecticut. He served as the 55th Governor of Connecticut, Biography Morris was born in N...

9/2/2010 5/27/2013

James Coffin (1847 - 1906)

JAMES COFFIN, son of Edmund and Sarah Harrison (Lambdin) Coffin, and brother of Edmund Coffin (Y. C. 1866), was born in New York City, October 13, 1847, an<^ entered college as a resident of Irvington-...

3/15/2011 5/7/2013

Edmund Coffin, Jr (1844 - 1928)

Bulletin of Yale University New Haven I November 1929 Obituary Record of Graduates of Yale University 1928-1929 Edmund Coffin, B.A. 1866. Born November 8,1844, in New York City. Died December 26, 192...

3/15/2011 5/5/2013

Howard Malcolm Baldrige or H. Malcolm Baldrige (1894 – 1985) was a Nebraska Republican politician. Early life and ancestors He was born on June 23, 1894 at Omaha, Douglas County, Nebra...

1/18/2013 1/18/2013

Thomas William Ludlow Ashley (January 11, 1923 – June 15, 2010), usually known as Lud Ashley, was an American politician of the Democratic party. He served as a U.S. representative from Ohio f...

1/12/2013 1/12/2013

William Walter Phelps (1839 - 1894)

William Walter Phelps (August 24, 1839 – June 17, 1894), the son of John Jay Phelps, a successful New York City merchant and financier, was born in Dundaff, Pennsylvania. During his successful...

8/15/2008 1/9/2013

H. Neil Mallon (1895 - 1983)

Henry Neil Mallon (1895–1983) was Chairman of the Board, President and Director 29-, Dresser Industries (Cleveland, OH) (now Halliburton), President 31-, Dresser Manufacturing Limited (Toronto...

10/12/2012 10/12/2012

LeBaron Bradford Colt (June 25, 1846 – August 18, 1924) was a United States Senator from Rhode Island and a circuit court judge. Biography He was born in Dedham, Massachusetts to Chris...

1/3/2012 10/7/2012

Joseph Gibson Hoyt (1815 - 1862)

Joseph Gibson Hoyt (January 19, 1815 – November 26, 1862) was the first chancellor and a professor of Greek at Washington University in St. Louis (then named Washington Institute in St. Louis)...

9/10/2012 9/10/2012

Rev. Dr. Ashley Day Leavitt (1877–1959) was a Yale-educated Congregational minister who led the State Street Church in Portland, Maine, and later the Harvard Congregational Church in Brookline...

9/6/2012 9/6/2012

Jonathan Brewster Bingham (April 24, 1914 — July 3, 1986) was an American politician and diplomat. He was the US delegate to the United Nations General Assemblies and was elected to Congress. ...

10/14/2008 9/6/2012

Juan Terry Trippe (1899 - 1981)

Juan Terry Trippe (June 27, 1899 – April 3, 1981) was an American airline entrepreneur and pioneer, and the founder of Pan American World Airways, one of the world's most prominent airlines of...

1/1/2011 2/9/2012

William Henry Welch, M.D. (April 8, 1850 - April 30, 1934) was an American physician, pathologist, and medical school administrator. He was one of the "Big Four" founding professors at Johns Hopkins ...

2/7/2012 2/7/2012

Henry Pomeroy Davison, Jr. was a director at Time magazine and a Yale University graduate and member of the Skull and Bones society. Ensign H. P. Davison, USNRF, was designated Naval Aviator #72 in...

9/14/2009 2/4/2012

Anthony C. Higgins (October 1, 1840 - June 26, 1912) was a lawyer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran of the Civil War and a member of the Republican, who...

1/17/2012 1/17/2012

Donald Grant Mitchell ("Ik Marvel") (April 12, 1822 - December 15, 1908) was an American essayist and novelist. Biography Mitchell, the grandson of politician and jurist Stephen Mix Mitchell,...

12/29/2011 12/29/2011

John Perkins, Jr. (1819 - 1885)

. A Representative from Louisiana; born in Natchez, Miss., July 1, 1819; received his early education from private tutors; was graduated from Yale College in 1840 and from the law department of Harva...

7/12/2009 12/12/2011

Clinton L. Hare (1864 - 1909)

Clinton Larue "Clint" Hare (November 7, 1864 – June 4, 1909) was a manager, organizer, and coach of American football, and a lawyer and grocer. He served as the head football coach at Purdue U...

11/2/2011 11/2/2011

Frederic Collin Walcott (February 19, 1869 – April 27, 1949) was a United States Senator from Connecticut. Born in New York Mills, Oneida County, New York, he attended the public schools of Ut...

11/1/2011 11/1/2011

. Thomas Francis Bayard, Jr. (June 4, 1868 – July 12, 1942) was an American lawyer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic Party, who ...

4/11/2009 11/1/2011

Roger Sherman Baldwin Foster (Apr. 21, 1857 - Feb. 22, 1924) was an American lawyer. He was the son of Dwight Foster and Henrietta Perkins Baldwin, daughter of US Senator Roger Sherman Baldwin. He ...

10/31/2011 10/31/2011

Dwight Foster (1828 - 1884)

) Dwight Foster (1828–April 18, 1884) graduated from Yale College 1848, where he was a member of Skull and Bones, and was admitted to the bar in Massachusetts the following year. He served as ...

9/7/2009 10/31/2011

John Patton, Jr. (October 30, 1850 – May 24, 1907) was a U.S. Senator from the state of Michigan. Patton, the son of John Patton and the brother of Charles Emory Patton, was born in Curwensv...

2/15/2008 10/31/2011

Almet Francis Jenks (1853 - 1924)

Almet Francis Jenks (May 21, 1853 - September 18, 1924) was an American lawyer and politician from New York. Life He graduated from Yale University in 1875, where he was a member of Skull and Bon...

10/31/2011 10/31/2011

Walker Blaine (1855 - 1890)

Walker Blaine (1855-1890) was an official in the United States Department of State. Biography Walker Blaine was born in Augusta, Maine on May 8, 1855, the son of James G. Blaine and Harriet (Stan...

10/31/2011 10/31/2011

Tudor Storrs Jenks (1857 - 1922)

Tudor Storrs Jenks (May 7, 1857 - February 11, 1922)[1] was an American author, poet, artist and editor, as well as a journalist and lawyer. He is chiefly remembered for the popular works of fiction ...

10/31/2011 10/31/2011

Sidney Catlin Partridge (September 1, 1857-June 22, 1930) was the first Bishop of Kyoto (1900–1911) and the second Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of West Missouri (1911–1930). He was...

10/30/2011 10/30/2011

George Peabody Wetmore (August 2, 1846 – September 11, 1921) was the 37th Governor and a United States Senator from Rhode Island. Early life George Peabody Wetmore was born in London, Engl...

10/30/2011 10/30/2011

John William Sterling MP (1844 - 1918)

John William Sterling (May 12, 1844 – July 5, 1918) was a corporate attorney and major benefactor to Yale University. Biography John William Sterling was born in Stratford, Connecticut. He...

12/3/2008 10/30/2011

Daniel Henry Chamberlain (June 23, 1835 – April 13, 1907) was a planter, lawyer, author and the 76th Governor of South Carolina from 1874 until 1877. Daniel H. Chamberlain was born in West B...

10/30/2011 10/30/2011

Eben Alexander (1851 - 1910)

Eben Alexander (March 9, 1851, Knoxville - March 11, 1910) was an American scholar, educator, dean and ambassador. Alexander attended the University of Tennessee (then known as East Tennessee Uni...

10/30/2011 10/30/2011

Samuel Oscar Prentice (born North Stonington, Connecticut, August 8, 1850; died November 2, 1924) was a lawyer, judge, and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Connecticut. Prentice attended the N...

10/30/2011 10/30/2011

Eugene Schuyler (1840 - 1890)

Eugene Schuyler (Ithaca, New York, February 26, 1840 – Venice, Italy, July 16, 1890) was a nineteenth-century American scholar, writer, explorer and diplomat. Schuyler was of the first three A...

10/30/2011 10/30/2011

William Barrett Washburn (January 31, 1820 – October 5, 1887) was an American politician from Massachusetts who served in the United States House of Representatives and as the 28th Governor of...

10/30/2011 10/30/2011

Richard Dudley Hubbard (September 7, 1818 - February 28, 1884) was a United States Representative and the 48th Governor of Connecticut. Born in Berlin, Connecticut, he was orphaned while young, he pu...

10/30/2011 10/30/2011

John Hubbard Tweedy (1814 - 1891)

John Hubbard Tweedy (November 9, 1814 – November 12, 1891) was a delegate to the United States Congress from Wisconsin Territory from September 1847 to June 1848 being elected from the Whig Pa...

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