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- Sara PLUMMER LEMMON
- Crawford LONG
- Theodore William RICHARDS
- Catherine HOWARD
- Sylvanus THAYER
- Archibald COCHRANE
She was born in New Gloucester, Maine on September 3, 1836. She was educated in Massachusetts at the Female College of Worcester. Plummer then moved to New York City, teaching art there for some years, and studying at Cooper Union. She also[...]View Family Tree
Long was born in Danielsville, Madison County, Georgia on November 1, 1815.
He received his MD degree at the University of Pennsylvania in 1839. After observing the same physiological effects with diethyl ether ("ether") that[...]
Theodore Richards was born in Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to William Trost Richards, a land- and seascape painter, and Anna née Matlack, a poet. Richards received most of his pre-college education from his mother. During one[...]View Family Tree
Catherine was the third of Henry's wives to have been a member of the English gentry; Catherine of Aragon and Anne of Cleves being of European nobility.
Catherine was a daughter of Lord Edmund Howard (c 1478–1539) and Joyce[...]
Thayer was born in Braintree, Massachusetts, the son of farmer Nathaniel Thayer and his wife Dorcas. In 1793, at the age of 8, Thayer was sent to live with his uncle Azariah Faxon and attend school in Washington, New Hampshire. There he met[...]View Family Tree
The son of Thomas Cochrane, 8th Earl of Dundonald, he joined the British Army as a youth and also served time in the Royal Navy before returning to Culross in 1778 after inheriting the Earldom of Dundonald from his father. He inherited a title[...]View Family Tree