My Old Dead Relatives

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Report: Interesting Ancestors

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# Full Name Birth Date Death Date Noteworthy
1 Mary Bliss  Abt 1620  29 Jan 1712  Accused of witchcraft, but not convicted 
2 Queen Matilda  1024  2 Nov 1083  Wife of William the Conqueror 
3 President John ADAMS  30 Oct 1735  4 Jul 1826  2nd POTUS; signed the Declaration of Independence 
4 President John Quincy ADAMS  11 Jul 1767  23 Feb 1848  6th POTUS 
5 John AYER  2 Sep 1582  31 Mar 1657  Survived a hurricane during the voyage to the New World 
6 Mary AYER  Abt 1634  22 Sep 1692  Executed during Salem Witch Trials 
7 Mary Magdalene BAILY  1622  Abt 1685  Inspiration for “The Scarlett Letter” 
8 Adam BARTLETT  Abt 1046  1100  Came with William the Conqueror from Normandy to England, and fought at the Battle of Hastings 
9 Rev Stephen BATCHILER  1562  Oct 1656  Renowned preacher 
10 Robert de BEAUMONT  Bef 1050  5 Jun 1118  Companion of William the Conqueror; thought to be the wisest man of his age 
11 Hugh BIGOD  1182  1225  Was one of the 25 sureties of the Magna Carta in 1215, for which he was excommunicated. 
12 Roger BIGOD  1144  1221  Was one of the 25 sureties of the Magna Carta in 1215, for which he was excommunicated. 
13 Henry BOHUN  Abt 1176  1 Jun 1220  Was one of the 25 sureties of the Magna Carta in 1215, for which he was excommunicated. 
14 Gov William BRADFORD  19 Mar 1590  9 May 1657  First Governor of Plymouth Colony 
15 Willie Clifton BRADLEY  16 Feb 1879  9 Nov 1936  Helped build Boulder Dam 
16 Hon Simon BRADSTREETHon Simon BRADSTREET  Mar 1603  27 Mar 1697  Governor of Massachusetts 
17 William de BRAOSE  1049  Abt 1093  Ancestor of Robert the Bruce 
18 Love BREWSTER  1611  6 Oct 1650  “Mayflower” 
19 William BREWSTER  24 Jan 1560  10 Apr 1644  “Mayflower” 
20 Sarah BURNHAM  1654  Aft 17 Oct 1700  Survived 2 Indian attacks 
21 President George Herbert Walker BUSH       
22 Lord George CALVERTLord George CALVERT  1579  15 Apr 1632  Lord Baltimore under James I, Founder of Maryland 
23 Leonard CALVERT  21 Nov 1610  9 Jun 1647  1st Governor of Maryland 
24 King Louis CAPET, IX  25 Apr 1214  25 Aug 1270  St Louis 
25 Edmund CARLETON  13 May 1772  2 Nov 1838  President of the Haverhill Antislavery Society. 
26 Ann CARR    ?   Accuser at Salem Witch Trials 
27 Earl Robert CECIL  1 Jun 1563  24 May 1612  1st Earl of Salisbury under James VI 
28 Robert Edward William CECIL       
29 Sir Thomas CECIL  5 May 1542  7 Feb 1623  1st Earl of Exeter under James VI 
30 Baron William CECIL  18 Sep 1520  4 Aug 1598  1st Baron of Burghley under Elizabeth I 
31 James CHILTON  1556  18 Dec 1620  “Mayflower” 
32 Mary CHILTON  Abt 1607  Bef 1 May 1679  “Mayflower” 
33 Sir Gilbert de CLARE  Abt 1180  25 Oct 1230  Was one of the 25 sureties of the Magna Carta in 1215, for which he was excommunicated. 
34 Sir Richard de CLARE  Abt 1153  Bef 28 Nov 1217  Was one of the 25 sureties of the Magna Carta in 1215, for which he was excommunicated. 
35 Richard de CLARE  1130  20 Apr 1176  A Welsh-Norman lord notable for his leading role in the Norman invasion of Ireland 
36 John CLARKE  26 Mar 1575  1623  Mayflower - Ship’s Pilot & Master’s Mate 
37 Samuel Langhorne CLEMENS  30 Nov 1835  21 Apr 1910  Author Mark Twain 
38 President Grover CLEVELANDPresident Grover CLEVELAND  18 Mar 1837  24 Jun 1908  22nd & 24th POTUS 
39 Ruth CLEVELAND  3 Oct 1891  7 Jan 1904  Baby Ruth candy bar named after her 
40 Peter COFFIN  1631  21 Mar 1715  Chief Justice of the Superior Court of New Hampshire 
41 James COLLINSWORTH  1806  11 Jul 1838  1st Chief Justice of Texas 
42 Asa Gurley CONARY  27 May 1826  7 Jan 1880  Was a sharpshooter during the Civil War 
43 David Arlan CONARY       
44 Elmer Ellsworth CONARY  16 Jul 1868  ?   Renowned keeper of the Deer Island Light 
45 Joseph Pulitzer CONARY       
46 Robert Edwin CONARY       
47 William Irwin CONARY  6 Aug 1873  4 Jan 1958  Yacht master for Joseph Pulitzer (yes, that one) 
48 Pierre van CORTLANDT  10 Jan 1721  1 May 1814  1st Lt Gov of New York State, entertained George Washington 
49 William CRAVEN  1548  18 Jul 1618  Born in poverty and became Lord Mayor of London 
50 Zebulon DAM  Abt 1693  ?   Early settler Rochester, NH 


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