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Grave of a Famous PersonHorace Bushnell - Hartford, CT

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The grave of 19th century American Congregational minister, theologian, and author Horace Bushnell is located in Old North Cemetery, Plot: Section K, Lot 46, on Main Street in Hartford, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 6/15/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonFredrick Law Olmsted, Sr. - Hartford, CT

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The crypt of American landscape architect, journalist, author, and medical administrator Fredrick Law Olmsted, Sr. is located in Old North Cemetery on Main Street in the North End of Hartford, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 6/11/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJames Strom Thurmond - Edgefield, SC

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Strom Thurmond was the oldest and 2nd longest serving Senator in the history of the United States Senate.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: South Carolina

date approved: 6/10/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHelen Brooke Taussig - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Helen Taussig was a pioneer in the medical field for her work on "Blue Baby Syndrome" in 1944, and for this and other work, received the Medal of Freedom from President Lyndon Johnson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/10/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPhillips Brooks - Watertown, MA

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The grave of American Episcopal clergyman, orator, and author, Phillips Brooks, is located in along Mimosa Path in Mount Auburn Cemetery. He is widely remembered as the author of the lyrics of the Christmas Carol "O Little Town of Bethlehem."

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/9/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral/Justice Charles Devens - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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General and Justice Charles Devens served during the Civil War, was the Attorney General under U.S. President Hayes, and was a Justice in the Massachusetts Supreme Court.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/9/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSid Hatfield ~ Buskirk, Kentucky

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William Sidney "Sid" Hatfield was Police Chief of Matewan, West Virginia during the Battle of Matewan, a shootout that followed a series of evictions carried out by detectives from the Baldwin-Felts Detectives.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Manville Possum

location: Kentucky

date approved: 6/8/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrancis Wilkinson Pickens - Edgefield, SC

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Francis Pickens was the governor of South Carolina when it became the first state to secede from the Union.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 6/7/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonDorothea L. Dix - Watertown, MA

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The grave of teacher, author, nurse, and prison and mental health reformer Dorothea Lynde Dix is located along Spruce Avenue at the intersection of Columbine Path in Mount Auburn Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/7/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrances Sargent Osgood - Watertown, MA

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The poet Frances Sargent Osgood, née Frances Sargent Locke, was one of the most well-known women writers of the mid-19th century. Her grave is located along Orange Path in Mount Auburn Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/5/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAmy Lowell - Watertown, MA

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The grave of Pulitzer Prize winning poet Amy Lowell is located between Bellwort and Trefoil Paths in Mount Auburn Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/4/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonFanny Parnell - Watertown, MA

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The grave of Irish poet and patriot Frances "Fanny" Isabelle Parnell is located at the intersection of Walnut Avenue and Sumac Path in Mount Auburn Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/4/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAbbott Lawrence Rotch - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Abbott Lawrence Rotch is the founder of the Blue Hill Observatory, which has been keeping the longest meteorological record in the U.S. at one location, and wrote the Conquest of the Air, which promoted atmospheric science and flight.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/3/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJulius Caesar Ibbetson, St Mary’s Churchyard, Masham, N Yorks, UK

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The grave of the 18th century landscape and water colour painter Julius Caesar Ibbetson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bill&ben

location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/3/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCharles Sumner - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Charles Sumner was a U.S. Senator in the mid-1800s, who was an uncompromising abolitionist - so much that he ended up being caned on the Senate floor to an inch of his life.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/2/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAnne Revere - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Anne Revere was an actress who received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the movie, National Velvet, and a Tony Award for her role in the production, Toys in the Attic.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/31/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonOthniel Looker - Palestine, IL

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Besides a busy politician, he was also a Private in the Revolutionary War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Illinois

date approved: 5/31/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJulia Ward Howe - Watertown, MA

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The grave of poet, author, abolitionist, and women's rights activist Julia Ward Howe is located along Spruce Avenue opposite Pyrola Path in Mount Auburn Cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/30/2017

last visited: 5/27/2017

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdwin Thomas Booth - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Edwin Thomas Booth, brother of the infamous John Wilkes Booth, was considered THE Shakespeare actor of his day, and saved the life of a son of Abraham Lincoln.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/30/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonMaurice Chevalier - Marnes-la-Coquette, France

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[FR] Maurice Chevalier est un chanteur, acteur, écrivain et parolier français.[EN] Maurice Auguste Chevalier was a French actor, cabaret singer and entertainer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/21/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonKenneth Lewis Anderson - Fanthorp Family Cemetery, Anderson, TX

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Best known to Texas history as the last Vice-President of the Republic of Texas, Kenneth Lewis Anderson is buried in Fanthorp Family Cemetery in Anderson, the county seat of Grimes County, Texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/20/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonMoses Judah Folkman - Wakefield, MA

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The grave of Dr. Moses Judah Folkman, the scientist who defied conventional wisdom and founded the field of tumor angiogenesis research, is located in Temple Israel Cemetery in Wakefield, MA.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/19/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeneral Stephen Fuller Austin

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Entombed in Texas State Cemetery since October 18, 1910, "The Father of Texas" was originally laid to rest in a less famous cemetery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jhuoni

location: Texas

date approved: 5/16/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJean Cocteau - Milly la Forêt, France

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[FR] Jean Cocteau est un poète, graphiste, dessinateur, dramaturge et cinéaste français. Il est élu à l'Académie française en 1955. [EN] Jean Maurice Eugène Clément Cocteau was a French writer, designer, playwright, artist and filmmaker.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/14/2017

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonLudwig Hirsch - Wien, Austria

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Österreichischer Liedermacher und Schauspieler / Austrian singer-songwriter and actor

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 5/14/2017

last visited: never

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