My Old Dead Relatives

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Report: Interesting Ancestors

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# Full Name Birth Date Death Date Noteworthy: Fact
1 Mary Bliss  Abt 1620  29 Jan 1712  Accused of witchcraft, but not convicted 
2 John ADAMS  30 Oct 1735  4 Jul 1826  2nd POTUS; signed the Declaration of Independence 
3 John Quincy ADAMS  11 Jul 1767  23 Feb 1848  6th POTUS 
4 John AYER  2 Sep 1582  31 Mar 1657  Survived a hurricane during the voyage to the New World 
5 Mary AYER  Abt 1634  22 Sep 1692  Executed during Salem Witch Trials 
6 Mary Magdalene BAILY  1622  Abt 1685  Inspiration for “The Scarlett Letter” 
7 Rev Stephen BATCHILER  1561/62  Oct 1656  Renowned preacher 
8 Governor William BRADFORD  19 Mar 1590  9 May 1657  First Governor of Plymouth Colony 
9 Willie Clifton BRADLEY  16 Feb 1879  9 Nov 1936  Helped build Boulder Dam 
10 Hon Simon BRADSTREETHon Simon BRADSTREET  Mar 1603  27 Mar 1697  Governor of Massachusetts 
11 William de BRAOSE  1049  Abt 1093  Ancestor of Robert the Bruce 
12 Love BREWSTER  1611  6 Oct 1650  “Mayflower” 
13 William BREWSTER  24 Jan 1560  10 Apr 1644  “Mayflower” 
14 Sarah BURNHAM  1654  Aft 17 Oct 1700  Survived 2 Indian attacks 
15 G.H.W. BUSH       
16 Lord George CALVERTLord George CALVERT  1579  15 Apr 1632  Lord Baltimore under James I, Founder of Maryland 
17 King Louis CAPET, IX  25 Apr 1214  25 Aug 1270  St Louis 
18 Edmund CARLETON  13 May 1772  2 Nov 1838  President of the Haverhill Antislavery Society. 
19 Ann CARR    ?   Accuser at Salem Witch Trials 
20 Earl Robert CECIL  1 Jun 1563  24 May 1612  1st Earl of Salisbury under James VI 
21 R.E.W. CECIL       
22 Earl Thomas CECIL  5 May 1542  7 Feb 1623  1st Earl of Exeter under James VI 
23 Baron William CECIL  18 Sep 1520  4 Aug 1598  1st Baron of Burghley under Elizabeth I 
24 James CHILTON  1556  18 Dec 1620  “Mayflower” 
25 Mary CHILTON  Abt 1607  Bef 1 May 1679  “Mayflower” 
26 Samuel Langhorne CLEMENS  30 Nov 1835  21 Apr 1910  Author Mark Twain 
27 Grover CLEVELANDGrover CLEVELAND  18 Mar 1837  24 Jun 1908  22nd & 24th POTUS 
28 Ruth CLEVELAND  3 Oct 1891  7 Jan 1904  Baby Ruth candy bar named after her 
29 Peter COFFIN  1631  21 Mar 1715  Chief Justice of the Superior Court of New Hampshire 
30 James COLLINSWORTH  1806  11 Jul 1838  1st Chief Justice of Texas 
31 D.A. CONARY       
32 Elmer Ellsworth CONARY  16 Jul 1868  ?   Renowned keeper of the Deer Island Light 
33 J.P. CONARY       
34 R.E. CONARY       
35 William Irwin CONARY  6 Aug 1873  4 Jan 1958  Yacht master for Joseph Pulitzer (yes, that one) 
36 Pierre van CORTLANDT  10 Jan 1721  1 May 1814  1st Lt Gov of New York State, entertained George Washington 
37 Zebulon DAM  Abt 1693    Early settler Rochester, NH 
38 Hon Daniel DAME  31 Aug 1805  13 Dec 1887  Maine State Senator 
39 Donald DAME  1 Jun 1917  22 Jan 1952  Metropolitan Opera singer and star on “American Album of Familiar Music” radio show 
40 Harriet Patience DAME  5 Jan 1815  24 Apr 1900  Civil war nurse 
41 John DAME  25 Aug 1785  14 Dec 1867  Poss member of Lewis & Clark expededition. See Notes. 
42 Col William Horne DAME  15 Jul 1819  15 Aug 1884  One of the masterminds behind the Mountain Meadows Massacre 
43 Ruth Elizabeth DAVIS  5 Apr 1908  6 Oct 1989  Actress Bette Davis 
44 Emily Elizabeth DICKINSON  10 Dec 1830  15 May 1886  Poet 
45 Sir Francis DRAKE  1540  27 Jan 1596  World explorer 
46 William DRAPERWilliam DRAPER  24 Apr 1807  28 May 1886  Renowned Mormon 
47 Georg Friedrich ENSLIN  4 Apr 1683    Professional oboe player 
48 Millard FILLMORE  7 Jan 1800  8 Mar 1874  13th POTUS 
49 Elizabeth FISHER  1581  Aft 4 Feb 1639  “Mayflower” 
50 Frances C. FOLSOMFrances C. FOLSOM  21 Jul 1864  29 Oct 1947  Married Grover Cleveland, society hostess 


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