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Grave of a Famous PersonElihu Newton - White's Chapel Cemetery - Southlake, TX

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Elihu Newton was a renowned Baptist minister who served multiple terms in the Texas Legislature. Buried in historic White's Chapel Cemetery, Southlake, TX.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 6/5/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonOliver Wendall Holmes Sr. - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Oliver Wendall Holmes wrote the poem, "Old Ironsides"-saving the USS Constitution from being scrapped; submitted several articles known as "Breakfast Table Talks" to Atlantic Monthly which he also named; and is credited with the word "Anesthesia."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/5/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonNathaniel Bowditch - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Nathaniel Bowditch, buried with his family in Mt. Auburn Cemetery, is generally considered the founder of American marine navigation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/1/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPasquale Paoli - Morosaglia (Corsica), France

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[FR] Son corps a initialement reposé à l'abbaye de Westminster, jusqu'au transfert de ses cendres dans son village natal de Morosaglia. [EN] In 1889 his bones were brought to Corsica in a British frigate and interred at the family home.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 6/1/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Wadsworth Longfellow - Mt. Auburn Cemetery - Watertown, MA

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Longfellow was one of the most popular poets of his day in the U.S. and around the world, writing such works as "The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere," "The Arrow and the Song," "The Village Blacksmith," and "Evangeline."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/30/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAlbert E. Brumley - I'll Fly Away - Powell, MO

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Grave of the famous song writer who wrote "I'll Fly Away" and over 800 other songs

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MountainWoods

location: Missouri

date approved: 5/28/2014

last visited: 9/29/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonCalvin Coolidge - Plymouth Notch, VT

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Calvin Coolidge, President of the United States

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member chrissyml

location: Vermont

date approved: 5/27/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonKatie Daffan - Myrtle Cemetery - Ennis, TX

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Katie Daffan was a woman way ahead of her time, an author, educator, journalist, virtual civic leader, and a key figure in the Texas Division of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (and other Confederate-related clubs).

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Texas

date approved: 5/26/2014

last visited: 5/26/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonJames Camp Tappan - Maple Hill Cemetery - Helena, AR

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Buried in Maple Hill Cemetery, James Camp Tappan was one of seven Confederate generals with ties to Helena, AR.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Arkansas

date approved: 5/25/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonThomas C. Hindman - Maple Hill Cemetery - Helena, AR

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Buried in Maple Hill Cemetery, Thomas C. Hindman was one of seven Confederate generals with ties to Helena, AR.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member QuarrellaDeVil

location: Arkansas

date approved: 5/22/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous Person"Dalida" - Yolanda Gigliotti, Paris, France

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Dalida: French singer and actress whose real name was Yolanda Cristina Gigliotti.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member FolsomNatural

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/20/2014

last visited: 5/22/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonTexas Gov. James V. Allred -- Riverside Cem., Wichita Falls TX

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The grave of James V. Allred, the 33rd Governor of the State of Texas

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Texas

date approved: 5/20/2014

last visited: 12/30/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonGrave of August Becker - Klingenmünster/Germany

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Grab von Autor August Becker (* 27. April 1828 in Klingenmünster; † 23. März 1891 in Eisenach. Grave of author August Becker (* April 27, 1828 in Klingenmünster, † March 23, 1891 in Eisenach.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member KaPsTeam

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 5/16/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWestmoreland Davis Tomb - Leesburg, Virginia

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Tomb of former Governor of Virginia on the grounds of the Morven Park near Leesburg, Virginia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Virginia

date approved: 5/7/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonThe Honourable C, Lloyd Francis B.A.,M.A.,Ph.D.,P.C.

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The Honourable Cyril Lloyd Francis B.A.,M.A.,Ph.D.,P.C., 30th Speaker, house of Commons, Canada

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The Burrow

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: 6/3/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonMohandas Gandhi- Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple, Pacific Palisades California USA

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Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple has a world peace shrine that features a marble tomb containing Mohandas Gandhi remains.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member calgriz

location: California

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: 11/4/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonMiles Davis

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Final resting place of famous jazz musician Miles Davis.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don_Firebomb

location: New York

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonHerman Melville

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Gravestone of famous "Moby-Dick" author Herman Melville.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don_Firebomb

location: New York

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJosiah Henson - Uncle Tom's Cabin - Dresden, Ontario

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This Grave is located at the historic site of Uncle Toms Cabin at 29251 Uncle Tom's Road Dresden, Ontario Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DougandSandra

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Carter and Family, Needham Cemetery - Needham, MA

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Wlliam Carter founded the William Carter Company, which became one of the largest companies to knit underwear and childrens clothing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/4/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonDylan Thomas - Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

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Dylan Marlais Thomas is buried in the graveyard of St.Martin's Church, Laugharne. His grave is marked by a plain white cross. His wife, Caitlin Thomas, is buried in the same grave and her name appears on the reverse side of the cross.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/10/2014

last visited: 3/18/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonOliver Cowdery - Pioneer Cemetery - Richmond, MO

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Oliver Cowdery died in Richmond, Ray, MO in his 44th year. He was survived by his wife Elizabeth and their daughter Maria Louise Cowdery Johnson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/9/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonDavid Whitmer - Richmond Cemetery - Richmond, MO

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"Was an early adherent of the Latter Day Saint movement who eventually became the most interviewed of the Three Witnesses to the Book of Mormon's golden plates." - Wikipedia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/9/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJacob Whitmer - Pioneer Cemetery - Richmond, MO

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"Was the second born child of Peter Whitmer, Sr. and Mary Musselman. He is primarily remembered as one of the Eight Witnesses of the Book of Mormon's golden plates." - Wikipedia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/9/2014

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPeter Whitmer - Pioneer Cemetery - Richmond, MO

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One of the 3 witnesses buried in Ray County, Missouri; and one of eight original witnesses to the origins of the Church of Jesus Christ or Latter-Day Saints

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Missouri

date approved: 4/9/2014

last visited: never

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