Peter Conover Hains
Peter Conover Hains (July 6, 1840 – November 7, 1921) was a major general in the United States Army, and a veteran of the American Civil War, Spanish-American War, and the First World War. He is...
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Joseph B. Chambers
Private Joseph B. Chambers (May 4, 1833 to October 8, 1909) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Chambers received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the M...
Marriott Henry Brosius
Marriott Henry Brosius (March 7, 1843 – March 16, 1901) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.
Marriott Brosius was born in Colerain Township, Lancaster Co...
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John Dempster (Medal of Honor)
John Dempster (1839 – unknown) was a sailor in the U.S. Navy during the American Civil War. He received the Medal of Honor for his actions during the Second Battle of Fort Fisher on January 15, ...
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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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...
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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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...
Charles Albright (congressman)
Charles Albright (December 13, 1830 – September 28, 1880) was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.
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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 ...
John P. S. Gobin
John Peter Shindel Gobin (January 21, 1837 – May 1, 1910) was an officer in the Union Army during the Civil War, and the seventh Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania.
Gobin was born in Sunbur...
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William McCandless
William McCandless (September 29, 1834 – June 17, 1884) was an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War, commanding a regiment and then a brigade in the Pennsylvania Reserve Division.
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...
William J. Purman
William James Purman (April 11, 1840 – August 14, 1928) was a Republican US Representative from Florida.Born in Millheim, Centre County, Pennsylvania; attended the common schools and completed his stu...
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Jonas R. McClintock
Jonas R. McClintock (January 8, 1808 – November 25, 1879), served as Mayor of Pittsburgh from 1836 to 1839. He was the first Medical Doctor to serve as mayor of Pittsburgh.
Jonas Roup McCli...
Hugh P. Boon
Captain Hugh P. Boon (July 28, 1831 to January 14, 1908) was an American soldier who fought in the American Civil War. Boon received the country's highest award for bravery during combat, the Medal of...
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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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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