Andretti curse
The Andretti Curse, sometimes referred to as Andretti Luck, is in reference to the unexplainable bad luck the Andretti racing family has experienced in their efforts to win the Indianapolis 500. Patri...
Annenberg
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Biddle family
The American Biddle family of Philadelphia began when William Biddle (1630–1712) and Sarah Kempe (1634–1709), Quakers, emigrated from England to America in 1681 in part to avoid religious persecution....
Muhlenberg family
The Muhlenberg family created a United States political, religious, and military dynasty based in the state of Pennsylvania. The German American family descends from Heinrich Melchior Mühlenberg/Henr...
Rooney family
The Rooney family has been the majority owners and operators of the Pittsburgh Steelers football team in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania since the formation of the franchise in 1933. Art Rooney was the found...
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George Biddle
George Biddle (January 24, 1885 – November 6, 1973) was an American painter, muralist and lithographer, best known for his social realism and combat art. A childhood friend of President Franklin D. Ro...
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Edward Shippen, IV
Edward Shippen (February 16, 1729 – April 15, 1806) was a lawyer, judge, government official, and prominent figure in colonial and post-revolutionary Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Shippen was born in Phi...
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Ann Biddle Wilkinson
Ann Biddle (1742–1807) was married (November 12, 1778 in Philadelphia) to the eventual ranking officer of the U.S. Army, General James Wilkinson.She was also first cousin of Charles Biddle, an associ...
Joseph Reed Ingersoll
Joseph Reed Ingersoll (June 14, 1786 – February 20, 1868) was an American lawyer and statesman from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In 1835 he followed his father, Jared Ingersoll, and his older brother, ...
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Jared Ingersoll, Sr.
Jared Ingersoll (1722, Milford, Connecticut - August 1781, New Haven, Connecticut) gained notoriety in Connecticut as agent for the Stamp Act of 1765.
He graduated from Yale in 1742. After his gra...
Charles Jared Ingersoll
Charles Jared Ingersoll (October 3, 1782 – May 14, 1987) was an American lawyer and Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.
Born in Whiskey, Pennsylvania, he was ...
Richard Bache
Richard Bache (1737–1811), born in Settle, Yorkshire, England, immigrated to Philadelphia, in the colony of Pennsylvania, where he was a businessman, a marine insurance underwriter, and later served a...
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Adam Andretti
Adam Andretti (born March 24, 1979) is an American race car driver. He is the younger brother of veteran NASCAR racer John Andretti, nephew of Indianapolis 500 winner Mario Andretti and first cousin t...
H. J. Heinz II
Henry John "Jack" Heinz II (1908–1987) was an American business executive and CEO of the H. J. Heinz Company based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was the father of H. John Heinz III, Repub...
Scranton family
The Scrantons are a family prominent in the history of the United States of America. A list of famous Scrantons is given below:
André Heinz
André Thierstein Heinz (born December 9, 1969) is an American environmentalist.Heinz is a son of Senator Henry John Heinz III and businesswoman/philanthropist Maria Teresa Thierstein Simões Ferreira. ...
Alexander Scott Bullitt
Alexander Scott Bullitt (1761 – April 13, 1816) was an American pioneer and statesman who was an early settler in Kentucky. He was a political leader in the early days of Kentucky statehood.Alexander'...
Sarah Franklin Bache
Sarah Franklin “Sally” Bache (September 11, 1744 – October 5, 1808) was the daughter of Benjamin Franklin and Deborah Read. She was a leader in relief work during the American Revolutionary War and fr...
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Josiah Franklin
Josiah Franklin (December 23, 1657 - January 16, 1745) was an English-born businessman best known as the father of Benjamin Franklin. Josiah was born in the village of Ecton, Northamptonshire, Englan...
William D. Porter
William David Porter (10 March 1808 – 1 May 1864) was a flag officer of the United States Navy. He was the son of Commodore David Porter (1780–1843) and brother of Admiral David Dixon Porter (181...
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Peggy Shippen
Peggy Shippen, or Margaret Shippen (also Peggy Shippen Arnold or just Peggy Arnold, 11 June 1760 – 24 August 1804), was the second wife of General Benedict Arnold. Born into a prominent Philadelphia ...
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Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg
Frederick Augustus Muhlenberg II, FAIA (September 25, 1887 – January 19, 1980) was a leading architect, an American military and political leader who served one term as a US Congressman from Pennsylva...
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Edward Shippen, III
Edward Shippen III (July 9, 1703 – September 25, 1781) was a merchant and mayor of Philadelphia.
He was born on July 9, 1703 in Boston.Shippen entered into mercantile pursuits with James Log...
Gotthilf Heinrich Ernst Muhlenberg
Gotthilf Heinrich Ernst Muhlenberg (17 November 1753 – 23 May 1815) was a German American clergyman and botanist.
The son of Heinrich Melchior Muhlenberg, he was born in Trappe, Pennsylvania. He ...
Gotthilf Heinrich Ernst Muhlenberg - Wikipedia