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Grave of a Famous PersonReverend Leonard Ravenhill - Garden Valley Cemetery - Garden Valley, TX

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Christian evangelist and author whose book "Why Revival Tarries" has sold over a million copies.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Texas

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonBrevet BG Uri Balcom Pearsall -- Leavenworth Natl. Cem, Leavenworth KS

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The grave of Union Army Brevet Brigadier General Uri Balcom Pearsall at Leavenworth National Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Kansas

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: 3/13/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonBranch Rickey - Rushtown, Ohio

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As a baseball executive with the Brooklyn Dodgers, Branch Rickey signed Jackie Robinson to a Major League Baseball contract allowing him to become the first black player in the Major Leagues.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCaptain Joseph Parks -- Shawnee Indian Cem., Shawnee KS

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Captain Joseph Parks, the Chief of the Shawnee Indian Tribe in Kansas, died in 1859. He and several members of his family are buried in the Shawnee Indian Cemetery near downtown Shawnee KS.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Kansas

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: 11/6/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonGrave of Daniel Defoe - Bunhill Fields - London, England

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Daniel Defoe's most enduring classic is the novel "Robinson Crusoe," but he is also known as the father of British journalism. He was a prolific pamphleteer writing many controversial items and at one time stood in the pillory for three days.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: 4/15/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonMiller Huggins - Cincinnati, Ohio

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Miller Huggins was the manager of the Great Yankee Teams of the 1920’s including the 1927 team known as “Murderers Row.”

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Hooker - Cincinnati, Ohio

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General Joe Hooker served in the Union Army during the Civil War, briefly commanding the Army of the Potomac in 1863.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSalmon P. Chase - Cincinnati, Ohio

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Salmon P. Chase was the 6th Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court and served as Treasury Secretary under President Abraham Lincoln.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Ohio

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSusanna Wesley - Bunhill Fields - London, England

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Susanna Wesley is best known as the mother of John Wesley, founder of the Methodist Church, and Charles Wesley preacher and hymn writer. Her grave is in the historic nonconformist Bunhill Burial Fields, and memorial is across at John Wesley's house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: 4/14/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonGrave of William Blake - Bunhill Fields - London, England

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This grave marker for poet William Blake was erected near his unmarked grave in the historic Bunhill Fields Burial Ground in central London near those of other noted literary figures and religious nonconformists.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: 4/15/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Bunyon - Bunhill Fields - London, England

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John Bunyan is best known for his classic religious allegory "Pilgrims Progress." His above-ground crypt occupies a prominent place in the historic Bunhill Fields Burial Ground in central London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: 4/15/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonBen H. Clark - Fort Reno Post Cemetery - El Reno, OK

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Final resting place of Cavalry Scout and Interpreter Ben H. Clark, who was assigned to assist Lt. Col. Custer in the Civil War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/3/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonLuis Angel Firpo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Nickname: El Toro Salvaje de las Pampas (The Wild Bull of the Pampas), he fought Jack Dempsey in 1923 for the heavyweight title and lost. A more than life size statue stands outside his mausoleum in the Recoleta Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member garmin_geek

location: Argentina

date approved: 3/26/2013

last visited: 6/3/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonÓscar Romero - San Salvador, El Salvador

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Óscar Romero was the Arch-Bishop here and was assassinated by a death squad in 1980.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Metro2

location: El Salvador

date approved: 3/26/2013

last visited: 3/17/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonKing David's Tomb - Jerusalem, Israel

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One of the holiest sites for Jews is the building on Mount Zion known as the Tomb of King David — the celebrated Old Testament warrior king of Israel who is traditionally credited with composing many of the Psalms.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member denben

location: Israel

date approved: 3/21/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonKeith Green - Garden Valley, TX

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Christian evangelist and singer Keith Green died in a plane crash when he was only 28 years old. At the age of 11 he became the youngest person ever to sign with the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Max and 99

location: Texas

date approved: 3/18/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonChrista McAuliffe, Concord, NH

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Final resting place of New Hampshire teacher Christa McAuliffe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies

location: New Hampshire

date approved: 3/11/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Locke (1632-1704) – All Saints Church, High Laver, Essex, UK

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John Locke’s tomb is in the graveyard of All Saints Church, High Laver. He is credited as one of the foremost philosophers of the 17th century and influenced the Constitution of the United States of America.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/2/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Williams - Grave of a Famous Person - Paihia, Northland, New Zealand

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Henry Williams founded one of New Zealand's first Anglican Missions and was a key figure in developing the relationship between Maori and British Government which led to the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi and the creation of New Zealand.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 2/28/2013

last visited: 1/22/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdvard Grieg - Paradis-Bergen, Norway

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Grave of the famous composer and his wife Nina at Troldhaugen, Paradis near Bergen in Norway.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member team Hebbes

location: Hordaland, Norway

date approved: 2/28/2013

last visited: 12/4/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral Felix Kirk Zollicoffer - City Cemetery - Nashville, Tennessee

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Grave of Confederate Civil War General and former U.S. Congressman at the old City Cemetery in Nashville, Tennessee.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/28/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral Bushrod Johnson - City Cemetery - Nashville, Tennessee

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Grave of Civil War Confederate General at the City Cemetery in Nashville, Tennessee.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/28/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Carroll - Nashville, Tennessee

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Grave of former six term Tennessee Governor at the City Cemetery in Nashville, Tennessee.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Tennessee

date approved: 2/28/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous Person2nd Lt. Francis Lowry - Denver, CO

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Memorial dedicated to 2nd Lt. Francis Lowry and all those who served in WWI (the Great War).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 2/10/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCarl Karcher

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There is a Monument East of the Family area.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962

location: California

date approved: 1/20/2013

last visited: 2/20/2013

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