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Craig Claiborne (1920 - 2000)

Craig Claiborne (September 4, 1920 – January 22, 2000) was an American restaurant critic, food journalist and book author. A long-time food editor and restaurant critic for The New York Times, he was...

7/30/2021 7/30/2021

Edward Downe Jr. (1929 - d.)

. Edward Reynolds Downe Jr. (born 1929) is an American businessman and socialite. Biography Downe graduated from the University of Missouri's Missouri School of Journalism in 1952. He worked in a va...

7/19/2021 7/19/2021

Charles Allen Cary (1861 - 1935)

Charles Allen Cary (1861–1935) was born and educated in Iowa. He received the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Iowa State University in 1887. He did graduate work at the University of Missou...

11/25/2017 6/16/2021

Robert E. Morris (1867 - 1908)

Obituary

1/10/2021 1/10/2021

Stephen Gresham (1947 - d.)

Suspense, supernatural, and young adult fiction writer Stephen Gresham (1947- ) has been intrigued by the gothic tradition of the South since moving to Auburn, Lee County, in 1975 to take a teaching po...

12/26/2020 12/26/2020

US Congressman. He graduated from the law department of the University of Missouri, in 1907, was admitted to the bar and commenced to practice law in St. Louis, Missouri. He also was a lecturer in the ...

8/9/2020 11/27/2020

John Russell Carnahan (/ˈkɑːrnəhæn/; born July 10, 1958) is an American politician from the state of Missouri. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the U.S. Representative for Missouri's 3r...

8/19/2014 10/15/2020

Mel Carnahan, 51st Governor of Missouri MP (1934 - 2000)

""Mel""

Melvin Eugene "Mel" Carnahan (February 11, 1934 – October 16, 2000) was an American politician. A Democrat, he served as the 51st Governor of Missouri (1993-2000) and was elected posthumously to the ...

5/13/2014 10/15/2020

A. S. J. Carnahan, US Congress MP (1897 - 1968)

"A. S. J. Carnahan"

Albert Sidney Johnson Carnahan (January 9, 1897 - March 24, 1968) was an United States politician from Southeast Missouri. He began his career as an teacher and school administrator. He then served a...

5/13/2014 10/15/2020

Richard Yeater Stafford was born to Fred L. and Minnie G. (Burcham) Stafford near Windsor, Mo., on 11 December 1916. He attended the University of Missouri, where he very active socially and athletic...

9/25/2020 9/25/2020

Sharice Lynnette Davids (born May 22, 1980) is an American lawyer, former mixed martial artist, and politician serving as the U.S. Representative from Kansas's 3rd congressional district since 2019. ...

2/22/2020 2/22/2020

John Rogers Cooke (June 9, 1833 – April 10, 1891) was a Confederate general during the American Civil War. He was the son of Union general Philip St. George Cooke and the brother-in-law of Confede...

4/29/2011 1/5/2020

William Edward Field MP (1849 - 1917)

Biography William Edward Field was born on July 11, 1849, in Barbour County, Alabama, United States. His parents were Henry Hill Field and Mary Russell Field (Colvin) . He was a Merchant. William m...

9/22/2015 1/3/2020

Y. C. Jao 饒引之 (c.1899 - 1951)

Tsing Hua, 1922 Univ. of Missouri, B.J. '24, Journalism Univ. of Pennsylvania, B.B.A '26, Finance & Banking AP honors journalist executed in 1951 by Chinese officials

12/12/2019 12/12/2019

Congressman Bill Emerson MP (1938 - 1996)

William Emerson, who was born in St. Louis, graduated from Westminster College and received a law degree from the University of Baltimore. --- Norvell William Emerson (January 1, 1938 – June 22, 19...

11/9/2019 11/17/2019

. John Bullock Clark, Jr. (January 14, 1831 – September 7, 1903) was a general in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War and a postbellum five-term U.S. Congressman from Missouri. ...

4/28/2011 9/19/2019

Judge James A. Cooney MP (1848 - 1904)

Biography Judge James A. Cooney was born on July 28, 1848, in County Limerick, Ireland. He was a Judge, Attorney, Congressman. Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Missouri's 7th congress...

8/29/2019 8/29/2019

Mary Gentry Keeley (1886 - 1986)

Residence : 1900 - ED 5 Blue Township Independence city Ward 1, Jackson, Missouri, United States Updated from FamilySearch Family Tree via mother Mary Gentry by SmartCopy : Feb 5 2015, 2:17:48 UTC

2/4/2015 5/27/2019

Odon Guitar (August 31, 1825 – March 13, 1908) was a general in the Union Missouri State Militia during the American Civil War. He was noted for his successful campaign against Joseph C. Porter an...

12/15/2013 11/24/2018

Professor Jerome Brezner (1932 - 2015)

Jerome Brezner was the Professor if Icthyology at the University of Syracuse. Jerome and Chana have two children: 1. Martyn 2. Marylyn Source The Unbroken Chain - Neil Rosenstein (1990) Volume 1, C...

8/15/2008 9/13/2018

"William Wilson Elwang was born in St. Louis, Missouri, on 16 November 1865. He received his B.A. at Southwestern University in Tennessee and received his divinity degree at Columbia Theological Semina...

7/14/2018 7/14/2018

Herb Hake (1899 - 1980)

Herb Hake (1903–80) was an American author, cartoonist, radio, and television personality; associated with the University of Northern Iowa. He was awarded an honorary doctoral degree.

3/1/2018 3/1/2018

Monabelle Hake (1906 - 2011)

Monabelle Hake "Monabelle McKinley Hake, 105, formerly of Cedar Falls, died February 14, 2011, at Queen Anne Healthcare nursing facility, Seattle. She was born February 3, 1906, in Warrensburg, Miss...

3/1/2018 3/1/2018

Robert Loggia MP (1930 - 2015)

From (English) : Robert Loggia (born Salvatore Loggia; January 3, 1930) was an American actor and director. He had been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for Jagged Edge. Earl...

9/5/2014 2/19/2018

Charles Stark Draper (1901 - 1987)

"Doc"

Charles Stark "Doc" Draper (October 2, 1901 – July 25, 1987) was an American scientist and engineer, known as the "father of inertial navigation". He was the founder and director of the Massachusetts I...

10/13/2013 2/13/2018

Walter Williams (1864 - 1935)

12/31/2017 12/31/2017

Pauline Marie Hemingway (1895 - 1951)

Pauline Marie Pfeiffer (July 22, 1895 – October 1, 1951) was the second wife of the writer Ernest Hemingway. Early life Pfeiffer was born in Parkersburg, Iowa, on July 22, 1895, moving to St. L...

11/19/2009 4/4/2017

. Charles James Hughes, Jr. (February 16, 1853 – January 11, 1911) was a Democratic U.S. Senator from Colorado. Born in Kingston, Missouri, Hughes attended the common schools and graduated from Ric...

4/23/2012 2/27/2017

Emily Newell Blair (1877 - 1951)

'Google' her name and you will see all of the entries there including a Facebook page for the Emily Newell Blair Women's Democratic Club in her home town of Joplin, Missouri. She and her husband were...

11/15/2010 11/26/2016

Chris Koster (born August 31, 1964) is an American politician who serves as the 41st and current Attorney General of Missouri. Prior to his election as Attorney General, he had served in the Missouri...

11/6/2016 11/6/2016

Eric Robert Greitens (born April 10, 1974) is an American politician, author, humanitarian, former Navy SEAL, and the Republican nominee for Governor of Missouri. Greitens is the Former President and...

11/3/2016 11/6/2016

Sheryl Crow MP

Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States

Sheryl Crow is an American singer-songwriter and actor. Her music incorporates elements of pop, rock, folk, country, and blues. She has released eight studio albums, two compilations, a live album and ...

10/26/2016 10/26/2016

Skip Caray MP (1939 - 2008)

Harry Christopher "Skip" Caray, Jr. (August 12, 1939 – August 3, 2008) was an American sportscaster, best known for his long career as a radio and television play-by-play announcer for the Atlanta Brav...

10/22/2016 10/22/2016

Jason Thomas Smith (born June 16, 1980) is an American politician serving as the incumbent U.S. Representative for Missouri's 8th congressional district after winning a special election on June 4, 20...

9/12/2016 9/12/2016

Helen Delich Bentley MP (1923 - 2016)

"Tugboat Helen", "Battleaxe"

Washington Post Obituary Helen Delich Bentley, a Maryland journalist-turned-politician who elbowed her way as a woman into newsrooms, shipyards and the U.S. House of Representatives, distinguishing h...

8/9/2016 8/11/2016

James William Abert (November 18, 1820 – August 10, 1897) was an American soldier, explorer, ornithologist and topographical artist. Early life Abert, the son of John James Abert, was born in Mount...

8/5/2014 7/16/2016

Morton, James Proctor was born on February 8, 1874 in Rockford, Tennessee, United States. Student of University of Missouri, 1890-1891. Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1895. Promoted en...

7/10/2016 7/10/2016

Warren Eastman Hearnes (July 24, 1923 – August 16, 2009) was an American politician and the 46th Governor of Missouri from 1965 to 1973. He was the first Missouri Governor eligible to serve two conse...

5/23/2016 5/23/2016

William Ben Cravens (January 17, 1872 – January 13, 1939) was an American politician and a U.S. Representative from Arkansas, father of William Fadjo Cravens and cousin of Jordan Edgar Cravens. Biog...

2/2/2014 5/1/2016

Dan Devine (1924 - 2002)

Daniel John Devine (December 22, 1924 – May 9, 2002) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach football coach at Arizona State University from 1955 to 1957, the Universit...

12/6/2010 4/13/2016

Jeremiah Wilson "Jay" Nixon (born February 13, 1956) is an American politician who is the 55th and current Governor of Missouri. A member of the Democratic Party, Nixon was first elected Governor in ...

5/23/2008 4/1/2016

Billy Long, a Representative from Missouri; born in Springfield, Greene County, Mo., August 11, 1955; attended University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo., 1973-1976; graduated from the Missouri Auction Sc...

3/12/2016 3/12/2016

Vicky Hartzler, a Representative from Missouri; born in Harrisonville, Cass County, Mo., October 13, 1960; graduated from Archie High School, Archie, Mo., 1979; B.S., University of Missouri, Columbia...

3/1/2014 3/8/2016

Ann Wagner, a Representative from Missouri; born in St. Louis, Mo., September 13, 1962; B.S.B.A., University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo., 1984; businesswoman; chair, Missouri Republican Party, 1999-20...

3/4/2016 3/8/2016

Todd P. Graves is a private practice attorney, Republican lawyer and politician, who previously served as United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri. A twice-elected state prosecutor...

3/8/2016 3/8/2016

Samuel Graves, a Representative from Missouri; born in Tarkio, Atchison County, Mo., November 7, 1963; graduated from Tarkio High School, Tarkio, Mo., 1982; B.A., University of Missouri, Columbia, Mo...

3/8/2016 3/8/2016

Kate Capshaw MP

"Nialle"

CA, United States

Kate Capshaw (born Kathleen Sue Nail) is an American actress best known for her role as Willie Scott in the film Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom, and for her marriage to director Steven Spielberg ...

2/22/2009 10/28/2015

Ken Lay MP (1942 - 2006)

"Ken"

Indictment Kenneth Lay, former CEO and chairman of Enron , was indicted in July 2004 by a Houston, Texas grand jury on securities fraud, wire fraud, and making false statements charges. Convicted in M...

9/28/2014 9/14/2015

Tennessee Williams MP (1911 - 1983)

"Tennessee Williams", ""Tennessee" Williams"

Tennessee Williams (born Thomas Lanier Williams, March 26, 1911 – February 25, 1983) was an American playwright who received many of the top theatrical awards for his works of drama. He moved to New ...

6/18/2008 9/14/2015

Stratton Duluth Brooks (1870 - 1949)

A Note to Posterity by Stratton D. Brooks I was not much interested in my own ancestors and not at all in the ancestors of others prior to my moving to Boston as Superintendent of Schools in Sept...

6/6/2012 9/14/2015

Claire Conner McCaskill (/məˈkæskəl/; born July 24, 1953) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who serves as the senior United States Senator from Missouri. The first woman el...

10/3/2010 9/13/2015

Barbara McClintock (June 16, 1902 – September 2, 1992), the 1983 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine, was an American scientist and one of the world's most distinguished cytogeneticists. McClintoc...

2/23/2012 9/11/2015

Richard Matheson (1926 - 2013)

Richard Burton Matheson (February 20, 1926 – June 23, 2013) was an American author and screenwriter, primarily in the fantasy, horror, and science fiction genres. He may be known best as the author o...

12/6/2014 9/11/2015

William Heard Kilpatrick (1871 - 1965)

William Heard Kilpatrick (November 20, 1871 – February 13, 1965) was an American pedagogue and a pupil, a colleague and a successor of John Dewey. He was a major figure in the progressive education m...

5/11/2008 9/10/2015

Jon Hamm MP

"Jon"

Jonathan Daniel "Jon" Hamm (born March 10, 1971) is an American actor, director, and television producer best known for playing advertising executive Don Draper in the AMC drama series Mad Men (2007–20...

9/9/2015 9/10/2015

Sam Walton MP (1918 - 1992)

"Sam"

Founder of two American retailers, Wal-Mart and Sam's Club. Early Days Sam Walton was born on March 29, 1918, in Kingfisher, Oklahoma, the first of two children to Thomas Gibson Walton, a banker, ...

5/15/2008 9/10/2015

Frederick Middlebush (October 15, 1890 – June 8, 1971)[1] was an American educator and thirteenth president of the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri from 1935-1954.[2] His presidency was t...

9/7/2015 9/7/2015

Richard Henry Jesse (1853 - 1921)

Richard Henry Jesse (May 1, 1853 – January 21, 1921)[1] was an American educator and the eighth president of the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri.[2] He was born in Lancaster County, V...

9/6/2015 9/6/2015

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 known a...

2/12/2010 9/4/2015

Rev. Samuel Spahr Laws (1824 - 1921)

The Rev. Dr. Samuel Spahr Laws (March 23, 1824 – January 9, 1921) was an American minister, professor, physician, college president, businessman and inventor best known today as the inventor of the L...

9/4/2015 9/4/2015

Daniel Read (1805 - 1878)

Daniel Read (June 24, 1805 – October 3, 1878) was an American educator and the sixth president of the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri. Biography Daniel Read was born near Marietta, Ohio...

9/4/2015 9/4/2015

John Hiram Lathrop (1799 - 1866)

John Hiram Lathrop (January 22, 1799 – August 2, 1866) was a well-known American educator during the early 19th century . He served as the first President of both the University of Missouri and the U...

4/3/2008 9/3/2015

Charlie Ross (1885 - 1950)

Charles Griffith Ross (November 9, 1885 – December 5, 1950), was a White House Press Secretary between 1945 and 1950 for President Harry S. Truman. Early life Ross graduated with Truman and Truman...

8/9/2015 8/9/2015

Conrad Burns, U.S. Senator MP (1935 - 2016)

Conrad Burns, a Senator from Montana; born in Gallatin, Davies County, Mo., January 25, 1935; attended the Gallatin public schools; attended the University of Missouri 1953-1954; United States Marine C...

7/9/2015 7/14/2015

Paul Coverdell, a Senator from Georgia; born in Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, January 20, 1939; attended Cobb County, Ga. public schools; graduated Lees Summit High School, Lees Summit, Mo.; attended ...

1/23/2009 6/6/2015

Arthur D. Bond MP (1902 - 1983)

Arthur D. Bond (1902-1983) was a Rhodes Scholar, captain of the University of Missouri Tigers football team and Director of the A.P. Green Refractories Company. Bond was born in Perryville, Missou...

1/25/2012 4/22/2015

2016 Democratic Nominee for Vice President (CNN) Hillary Clinton has chosen Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine to be her running mate, turning to a steady and seasoned hand in government to fill out the Democrat...

2/24/2013 4/22/2015

George C. Scott MP (1927 - 1999)

SMART MATCH is anything on Heritage different than what is already on Geni? George Campbell Scott MyHeritage Family Trees Birth: Oct 18 1927 - Wise, Wise, Virginia, USA Death: Sep 22 1999 - Westlak...

3/20/2012 4/22/2015

Brad Pitt MP

"Brad the Pitt-bull", "Brad Pitt", "Brad"

Santa Barbara, Los Angeles County, California, United States

William Bradley Pitt, known professionally as Brad Pitt, is an American actor and film producer. Pitt has received two Academy Award nominations and four Golden Globe Award nominations, winning one. He...

2/5/2007 4/22/2015