James Miller McKim
James Miller McKim (November 10, 1810 – June 13, 1874) was a Presbyterian minister and abolitionist. He was also the father of the architect Charles Follen McKim.
McKim was born in Carlisle, Penns...
Kidder Breese
Captain Kidder Randolph Breese USN (14 April 1831—13 September 1881) was an officer in the United States Navy during the Mexican-American War and the American Civil War.
Born in Philadelphia, Penn...
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Eleanor Sherman Thackara
Eleanor Mary Sherman Thackara (1859 - 1915), is most known as the daughter of Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman of American Civil War fame and his wife, Ellen Ewing Sherman.
Known as “Ellie” in the co...
Thomas R. Bard
Thomas Robert Bard (December 8, 1841 – March 5, 1915) was a political leader in California who assisted in the organization of Ventura County and represented the state in the United Sta...
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Charles Breyer (Medal of Honor)
Sergeant Charles Breyer (June 19, 1844 to September 9, 1914) was an English soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Breyer received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Med...
Martin A. Foran
Martin Ambrose Foran (November 11, 1844 – June 28, 1921) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio.Foran was born in Choconut Township, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania. He lived on his father's farm ...
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Charles Thomas Campbell
Charles Thomas Campbell (August 10, 1823 – April 15, 1895) was an United States Army soldier, and a legislator, businessman, and town mayor. He also served as a Union Army general during the Ame...
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William A. Clark (soldier)
Corporal William A. Clark (July 24, 1828 - January 9, 1916) was an American soldier of the Civil War who, during a battle at Nolensville, Tennessee on 15 February 1863, successfully defended a wagon t...
DeWitt Clinton Baxter
DeWitt Clinton Baxter (1829–1881), artist and engraver, Colonel and Brigadier general in the Union Army.
DeWitt Clinton Baxter was born March 9, 1829. In early city directories identified Baxter a...
Daniel G. Caldwell
Sergeant Daniel G. Caldwell (June 1, 1842 to April 15, 1917) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Caldwell received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the ...
Henry Capehart
Henry Capehart (March 18, 1825 – April 15, 1895) was a surgeon and officer in the U.S. Cavalry during the American Civil War. He received the Medal of Honor for saving the life of a drowning soldier w...
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Benjamin C. Christ
Benjamin C. Christ (September 12, 1824 – March 27, 1869) was an officer in the Union army during the American Civil War. He commanded a brigade in the IX Corps of the Army of the Potomac at seve...
Charles Brown (soldier)
Sergeant Charles E. Brown (December 11, 1841 to February 20, 1919) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Brown received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, t...
Richard Binder
Richard Binder (July 26, 1839 – February 26, 1912) was an American Civil War Marine Corps Sergeant and a recipient of America's highest military decoration - the Medal of Honor. His birth name was Ric...
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Robert Empie Rogers
Robert Empie Rogers (29 March 1813 – 6 September 1884) was a United States chemist.
Rogers was born in Baltimore, Maryland. The youngest of four brothers, he was educated first under the care of ...
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Everett W. Anderson
Everett W. Anderson (July 12, 1839 - February 4, 1917) was an American soldier who received the Medal of Honor for valor during the American Civil War.
Anderson served in the American Civil War in...
Charles M. Betts
Lieutenant Colonel Charles Malone Betts (August 9, 1838 - November 10, 1905) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Betts received the country's highest award for bravery during...
Joshua T. Owen
Joshua Thomas Owen (March 29, 1822 – November 7, 1887) was an educator, politician, and soldier from Pennsylvania who served as a Union brigadier general during the American Civil War. He comman...
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Thomas H. Neill
Thomas Hewson Neill, a native of Pennsylvania, became a general in the American Civil War, serving in the Army of the Potomac in some of its most important campaigns.
Neill was born in Philadelphi...
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Samuel W. Black
Samuel Wylie Black (September 3, 1816 – June 27, 1862) was a lawyer, soldier, judge, and politician. A Democrat closely involved in Pennsylvania politics, he is best known for being the 7th Gov...
Charles Stewart McCauley
Charles Stewart McCauley (February 3, 1793 – May 21, 1869) was an American naval officer in the War of 1812 and the Civil War. He was a nephew of Admiral Charles Stewart.McCauley was born in Philadelp...
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Casper R. Carlisle
Private Casper R. Carlisle (1841 to April 29, 1908) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Carlisle received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of ...
James G. Clark (Medal of Honor)
Private James G. Clark (October 31, 1843 to December 16, 1911) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Clark received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the M...
George K. Brady
George Keyports Brady (December 9, 1838 - January 20, 1899) was an officer in the United States Army who served as the second commander of the Department of Alaska, from September 1, 1870 to September...
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