Historical Record Lists

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Army DeploymentsAbbott H. 18253rd US Artillery
GraduatesAbbott H. 1825NYOrange CoWest Point, West Point Academy
RailroadsAbbott H. 1836GAWestern and Atlantic Railroad, Chief Engineer
RailroadsAbbott H. 1836-1840GAWestern and Atlantic Railroad, Constructing Engineer
GraduatesAnna M. 1889ILMcLean CoNormal, Illinois State University
MusiciansGrace L. 1915MOJackson CoKansas City
TeachersGrace L. 1915MOJackson CoKansas City
GraduatesHoward P. 1882DCWashingtonGeorgetown University
PhysiciansHoward P. 1890MSWarren CoVicksburg
MinistersJames 1693ScotlandRenfrewshireKilmacolm, Scots Church
MinistersJames 1703ScotlandStirlingshireStirling, Second Scots Church
TeachersJames 1905NYQueens CoJean Paul Richter School
JournalistsJohn F. 1898PAPhiladelphia CoPhiladelphia, Real Estate Record and Builders Guide, editor
MinistersMatthew 1642ScotlandRenfrewshireErskine, Scots Church
Rectors & VicarsRobert 1657IrelandTyrone CoTermonmaguirke, Parish Church
Battle ParticipantsWilliam 1862MDWashington CoSharpsburg, Battle of Antietam, USA
Army DeploymentsWilliam 1862PA49th PA Infantry, USA
MinistersWilliam H. 1859-1861DEKent CoSmyrna, Asbury Methodist Church

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5Others, , American Bible Society
3Others, , Anti-Saloon League
7Others, , Hotel Sherman of Chicago
2Others, , Internal Revenue Service
21Others, , National Horse Show Association of America
9Others, , Nevins-Church Press
3Others, , Pittsburgh Stove and Range Co
2Others, , Susquehanna Coal Co
1Others, , Thomas Potter Sons and Co
3Others, , US Department of State
1TeachersAB, Edmonton, Edmonton
12ProfessorsCA, Alameda Co, Berkeley, University of California
20PostmastersCO, Denver Co, Denver
1PrincipalsCT, Middlesex Co, Essex, Pratt High School
1MinistersDC, Washington, Georgetown, Christ Episcopal Church
2MinistersDC, Washington, Waugh Methodist Church
14PostmastersFL, Dade Co, Miami
23PostmastersFL, Duval Co, Jacksonville
28PostmastersFL, Hillsborough Co, Tampa
23PostmastersFL, Leon Co, Tallahassee
3PhysiciansFL, Levy Co, Cedar Keys
1TeachersFL, Nassau Co, Fernandina
1TeachersGA, Chatham Co, Savannah, Boys School
1TeachersGA, Chatham Co, Savannah, Massie School
18PostmastersIA, Dubuque Co, Dubuque
1TeachersIA, Franklin Co, Geneva
21PostmastersIL, Bureau Co, Princeton
10PhysiciansIL, Hancock Co, Carthage
18PhysiciansIN, Elkhart Co, Goshen
22PostmastersIN, Howard Co, Kokomo
1TeachersIN, Johnson Co, Greenwood
1TeachersIN, Porter Co, Chesterton
1TeachersKY, Muhlenberg Co, Greenville
13PostmastersMA, Berkshire Co, Great Barrington
19PostmastersMA, Bristol Co, Fall River
21PostmastersMA, Bristol Co, Taunton
1TeachersMA, Essex Co, Hamilton
26PostmastersMA, Essex Co, Haverhill
1OthersMA, Essex Co, Lawrence, Lawrence Gas Co of Massachusetts
15PostmastersMA, Plymouth Co, Brockton
127Lighthouse KeepersMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Boston Lighthouse
3ProfessorsMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Boston University
1MinistersMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Centenary Methodist Church
3OthersMA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Lawrence Gas Co of Massachusetts
1TeachersMD, Baltimore City
1OthersMD, Baltimore City, Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Co
2TeachersME, Androscoggin Co, Durham
1PhysiciansMI, Calhoun Co, Battle Creek, Battle Creek Sanitarium
1MinistersMI, Ingham Co, Lansing, First Baptist Church
1TeachersMI, Ingham Co, Williamston
19PostmastersMN, Hennepin Co, Minneapolis
22PostmastersMN, Olmsted Co, Rochester
18PostmastersMN, Ramsey Co, St Paul
26PostmastersMO, Jackson Co, Kansas City
2TeachersMS, Alcorn Co, Corinth
1TeachersMS, Clarke Co, Enterprise
20PostmastersMS, Lauderdale Co, Meridian
25PostmastersNC, Buncombe Co, Asheville
23PostmastersNC, Catawba Co, Hickory
17PostmastersNC, Guilford Co, Greensboro
29PostmastersNC, Mecklenburg Co, Charlotte
8OthersNC, Mecklenburg Co, Charlotte, J. E. Crayton and Co
23PostmastersNC, Orange Co, Chapel Hill
1TeachersNC, Rockingham Co, Eden
4TeachersNC, Stanly Co, Albemarle
12PostmastersNC, Surry Co, Elkin
1LibrariansNE, Adams Co, Hastings, Carnegie Library
1TeachersNE, Cass Co, Eagle
19PostmastersNH, Grafton Co, Littleton
18PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Manchester
21PostmastersNH, Hillsborough Co, Nashua
29PostmastersNH, Merrimack Co, Concord
2TeachersNH, Sullivan Co, Cornish
15PostmastersNJ, Atlantic Co, Atlantic City
22PostmastersNJ, Mercer Co, Trenton
1TeachersNS, Antigonish Co, Antigonish
1TeachersNS, Halifax Co, Halifax
1TeachersNV, Eureka Co, Eureka
1LibrariansNY, Allegany Co, Wellsville, David A. Howe Public Library
1TeachersNY, Essex Co, Elizabethtown
3ProfessorsNY, Livingston Co, Lima, Genesee Wesleyan Seminary
22PostmastersNY, Monroe Co, Rochester
22PostmastersNY, Montgomery Co, Amsterdam
1ProfessorsNY, Onondaga Co, Syracuse, Syracuse University
21PostmastersNY, Schenectady Co, Schenectady
22PostmastersNY, Seneca Co, Waterloo
20PostmastersOH, Clark Co, Springfield
22PostmastersOH, Erie Co, Sandusky
15PhysiciansOH, Guernsey Co, Cambridge
1OthersOH, Lucas Co, Toledo, Internal Revenue Service
1OthersOH, Montgomery Co, Dayton, Internal Revenue Service
1TeachersOH, Wayne Co, Fredericksburg
1TeachersON, Wellington Co, Guelph
2TeachersOR, Baker Co, Baker
1TeachersPA, Armstrong Co, Freeport
1TeachersPA, Bradford Co, Towanda
10PhysiciansPA, Clearfield Co, Clearfield
1TeachersPA, Fayette Co, Fairchance
1TeachersPA, Indiana Co, Greenville
1OthersPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia, Internal Revenue Service
1OthersPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia, Susquehanna Coal Co
2OthersPA, Philadelphia Co, Philadelphia, Thomas Potter Sons and Co
2PhysiciansRI, Washington Co, Block Island
1TeachersSC, Allendale Co, Fairfax
2TeachersTN, Lauderdale Co, Halls
1TeachersTN, Polk Co, Ducktown
1TeachersTX, Armstrong Co, Goodnight
18PostmastersTX, Bexar Co, San Antonio
1TeachersTX, Hamilton Co, Hamilton
1TeachersTX, Johnson Co, Grandview
1TeachersVA, Augusta Co, Deerfield
1TeachersVA, Augusta Co, Greenville
29PostmastersVA, Norfolk
8PostmastersVA, Radford
26PostmastersVT, Chittenden Co, Burlington
1TeachersVT, Orleans Co, Derby
1TeachersWI, Clark Co, Greenwood
1TeachersWI, Green Lake Co, Dartford
22PostmastersWI, Milwaukee Co, Milwaukee
13Lighthouse KeepersWI, Milwaukee Co, Milwaukee, North Point Lighthouse
1PrincipalsWV, Jefferson Co, Charles Town, High School
1PrincipalsWV, Jefferson Co, Charles Town, St Hildas Hall
2TeachersWV, Jefferson Co, Charles Town, St Hildas Hall
1PrincipalsWV, Jefferson Co, Charles Town, Stephenson Seminary
1TeachersWV, Kanawha Co, Charleston, Lincoln Jr High School

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