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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Jacob Astor - NYC, NY

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John Jacob Astor made a fortune in the fur trade and was the first multi-millionaire in the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 8/31/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonMajor General The Honourable George Randolph Pearkes - North Saanich, BC

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Located in Holy Trinity Cemetery at 1319 Mills Road in North Saanich, BC.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The A-Team

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonAlbert Gallatin - NYC, NY

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Albert Gallatin served as the Secretary of the Treasury for Presidents Jefferson and Madison.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 7/25/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonTomb of Juan Ponce de León - San Juan, Puerto Rico

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The tomb of Juan Ponce de León is located in the Cathedral of San Juan Bautista in Old San Juan.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Puerto Rico

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 6/16/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonLeon Russell Wilkeson

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Dedicated to bass legend and Lynyrd Skynyrd member Leon "Mad Hatter" Russell Wilkeson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member the federation

location: Florida

date approved: 8/13/2013

last visited: 8/17/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonSteen Steensen Blicher - Spentrup, Denmark

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Steen Steensen Blicher --- Dansk præst og forfatter --- Danish pastor and writer.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pstidsen

location: Denmark

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonLewis Allaire Scott - NYC, NY

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Lewis Allaire Scott was the Secretary for the State of New York from 1784 to 1798. His father had preceded him in office and was the first Secretary of State.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: 4/26/2014

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdmund Winston Pettus - Live Oak Cemetery - Selma, AL

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Edmund Pettus served as a Brigadier General in the Confederates States Army and as a U.S. Senator, but is probably best remembered due to a bridge named after him.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member xptwo

location: Alabama

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Pierpont Morgan - Cedar Hill Cemetery - Hartford, CT

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The grave of America's pre-eminent financier during the gilded age, John Pierpont Morgan, is buried in section 11 of Cedar Hill Cemetery, in Hartford, CT.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Connecticut

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonCaptain James Lawrence - NYC, NY

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"Don't give up the ship!"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New York

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: 7/25/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonPercy W Kilbride - San Bruno, CA

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Grave of actor Percy W Kilbride.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonLeo J Ryan Jr - San Bruno, CA

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The grave of former congressman Leo J Ryan.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: California

date approved: 8/7/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSt. Ambrose - Milan, Italy

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Aurelius Ambrosius, better known in English as Saint Ambrose (c. 340 – 4 April 397), was an archbishop of Milan who became one of the most influential ecclesiastical figures of the 4th century. He was one of the four original doctors of the Church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Lombardia, Italy

date approved: 7/30/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonElias Lönnrot

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Elias Lönnrot (9 April 1802 – 19 March 1884) was a Finnish physician, philologist and collector of traditional Finnish oral poetry.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Mirtilli

location: Finland

date approved: 7/30/2013

last visited: 7/15/2012

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Grave of a Famous PersonGeorge Wythe - Richmond, Va.

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George Wythe was the first of seven Virginian’s to sign the Declaration of Independence.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Virginia

date approved: 7/24/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPrince Hall - Boston, MA

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Prince Hall was the founder of Prince Hall Masonry for African Americans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/24/2013

last visited: 5/9/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonRobert Newman - Boston, MA

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Robert Newman hung lanterns in the Old North Church's steeple on April 18, 1775, part of a warning signal devised by Paul Revere during the Battles of Lexington and Concord. One if by land, two if by sea.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 7/24/2013

last visited: 5/9/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrans Henrick Kockums, Gamla Kyrkogarden - Malmö, Sweden

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Frans Henrick Kockums inherited a bankrupt tobacco factory at the age of 23 in a time of recession in Sweden. He was such a successful entrepreneur that his companies became the largest employer in Malmo with a work force of 6000.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Skåne, Sweden

date approved: 7/17/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonClelland "Clell" Miller - Kearney, Missouri.

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Clell Miller was an old west outlaw and a member of the James-Younger Gang.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/17/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Leigh Testrake

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Captain John Testrake was the Pilot of TWA Flight 847 when it was hijacked and held for 17-days at the airport in Algiers, Algeria and Beirut, Lebanon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Missouri

date approved: 7/17/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonWillard Richardson Espy - Oysterville Cemetery, Washington

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Willard Espy was a well known writer, with several titles on the N.Y. Times Best Seller list during his career.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Washington

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: 9/2/2013

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Grave of a Famous PersonCatherine Booth-Clibborn - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Catherine Booth-Clibborn's grave is in an overgrown part of Highgate East Cemetery a few metres south of the cemetery's boundary with Waterlow Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonSir Leslie Stephen - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Sir Leslie Stephen's grave is on the northern edge of Highgate East Cemetery close to the fence separating the cemetery from Waterlow Park. Sir Leslie was an author.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonFrank Matcham - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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The grave of Frank Matcham is close to the entrance to Highgate Cemetery and is adjacent to one of the minor paths near the toilets. Matcham is famous for his architectural work with theatres.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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Grave of a Famous PersonPatrick Caulfield - Highgate East Cemetery, London, UK

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Patrick Caulfield's unusual headstone and grave are close to the path running down the west side of the East Cemetery. The headstone leaves the viewer in no doubt as to Caulfield's status - in cut out letters it simply says "DEAD".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2013

last visited: never

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