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Image for Edgar Allan Poe - Baltimore MDview gallery

NN35.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonEdgar Allan Poe - Baltimore MD

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Author, Poet. Most remembered for his influence on other writers and poets through his imaginative use of literary style and for his near flawless use of rhythm and sound in his poetry.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 6/24/2020

last visited: 8/1/2010

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NWNW36.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonHarry W. Gilmor - Baltimore MD

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Confederate Army Officer, Author. He reached the rank of Colonel in the Confederate Army commanding in the 1st Maryland Cavalry. He also served as the Baltimore Police Commissioner from 1874 to 1879.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

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NWNW36.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonBradley Tyler Johnson - Baltimore MD

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Civil War Confederate Brigadier General. Born in Frederick, Maryland, he was one of the most prominent Marylanders to cast his lot with the Confederacy. He spent the war's final months as commandant of the prison at Salisbury, North Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

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NWNW36.4 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonAnton Weiskittel - Baltimore MD

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Businessman. A potbelly stove manufacturer and a Baltimore iron founder. His mausoleum was constructed of cast iron and painted silver in order to look like masonry. The unique structure was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

Image for John F Wiessner - Baltimore MDview gallery

NWNW36.4 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn F Wiessner - Baltimore MD

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There were already about 21 brewers in Baltimore when John F. Weissner, a Bavarian native, opened his brewery in 1863 on rural two acres on what is now Gay Street. It is said that Union soldiers passing through the area looked for free thirst quenchers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

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NN37 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohns Hopkins - Baltimore, Maryland

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Johns Hopkins was a business man and philanthropist who founded Johns Hopkins University and Johns Hopkins Hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Maryland

date approved: 2/8/2017

last visited: 5/27/2017

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Wilkes Booth

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John Wilkes Booth - Assassin of President Abraham Lincoln located at Green Mount Cemetery, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Fearless0

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/20/2008

last visited: 12/29/2016

Image for Albert Ritchie - Baltimore MDview gallery

NN37 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonAlbert Ritchie - Baltimore MD

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Served as Governor of Maryland from 1920 to 1935. Also served as Maryland State Attorney General from 1915 to 1919. Ritchie is the state's longest-serving governor, with almost 15 years of service.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

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NN37.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonCadwalader Ringgold - Baltimore MD

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United States Navy Admiral. He served 45 years in the United States Navy as a sailor, explorer and surveyor. Captain during the Civil War and was in command of the "USS Sabine", and effected the rescue of a battalion of 400 United States Marines.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

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NN37.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonArunah Shepherdson Abell - Baltimore MD

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Journalist, Newspaper Publisher. Arunah's “Sun”, however, despite its origins as a penny paper, had, by the late 19th century developed into the newspaper of Baltimore's upper class. By 1864, Arunah was sole proprietor of the “Sun”

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

Image for Joseph Eggleston Johnston - Baltimore, Md.view gallery

NN37.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJoseph Eggleston Johnston - Baltimore, Md.

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General Joseph E. Johnston was the Confederate General who surrendered the last and largest group of Confederate troops in April 1865 at Bennett's Place, North Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Maryland

date approved: 1/1/2017

last visited: 5/27/2017

Image for Enoch Pratt - Baltimore MDview gallery

NN37.2 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonEnoch Pratt - Baltimore MD

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Pratt gave much of his time and wealth to Baltimore’s cultural and charitable institutions. He donations established the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore and expanding the former Sheppard Asylum to become The Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

Image for Moses Sheppard - Baltimore MDview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonMoses Sheppard - Baltimore MD

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Moses Sheppard was a Baltimore businessman, a Friend (Quaker), a philanthropist, and founder of the now Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

Image for William Thompson Walters - Baltimore MDview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonWilliam Thompson Walters - Baltimore MD

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William Thompson Walters was an American businessman and art collector, whose collection formed the basis of the Walters Art Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

Image for Samuel Bland Arnold - Baltimore, Md.view gallery

NN37.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonSamuel Bland Arnold - Baltimore, Md.

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In 1865, Samuel Arnold joined John Wilkes Booth and several others in a plot to kidnap President Abraham Lincoln.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sneakin Deacon

location: Maryland

date approved: 12/30/2016

last visited: 5/27/2017

Image for John Archibald Campbell - Baltimore MDview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Archibald Campbell - Baltimore MD

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United States Supreme Court Associate Justice. When the South seceded from the Union, he resigned from the Court on April 30, 1861. During the Civil War, he served in the Confederacy as Assistant Secretary of War for conscription.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

Image for Elizabeth "Betsy"  Patterson - Baltimore MDview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonElizabeth "Betsy" Patterson - Baltimore MD

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American socialite. She was the daughter of a Baltimore merchant, and the first wife of Jérôme Bonaparte, Napoleon's youngest brother. She married him on Dec. 24, 1803. She divorced Jerome in 1815.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

Image for Henry Cary Bankhead - Baltimore MDview gallery

NN37.3 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonHenry Cary Bankhead - Baltimore MD

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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on April 1, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services at the Battle of Five Forks, Va".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/6/2020

last visited: 7/13/2020

Image for John Joseph McGraw - Baltimore MDview gallery

NWNW37.7 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Joseph McGraw - Baltimore MD

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Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player and Manager. Nicknamed "Little Napoleon" and "Muggsy", he was a professional baseball player and manager. He made his major league debut as a third baseman with the American Association Baltimore Orioles.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/7/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

Image for John Franklin “Home Run” Baker - Easton MDview gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Franklin “Home Run” Baker - Easton MD

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Major League Baseball Hall of Famer. Nicknamed "Home Run" not for the amount of homers he hit, but for the timeliness of them.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/10/2020

last visited: never

Image for Max Bishop - Woodlawn MDview gallery

NWNW43 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonMax Bishop - Woodlawn MD

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Major League Baseball Player. For three consecutive seasons (1929-31), he played for the Philadelphia Athletics in 18 World Series games without committing an error.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Maryland

date approved: 7/10/2020

last visited: 7/12/2020

Image for John Philip Sousa - Washington D.C.view gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonJohn Philip Sousa - Washington D.C.

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Composer, Bandmaster. His fame rests on his marches, and he was known throughout the world as "The March King." The greatest is "The Stars and Stripes Forever" (1896). It was named the National March of the United States by an act of Congress.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 8/5/2020

last visited: 9/10/2016

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Grave of a Famous PersonFBI Director J. Edgar Hoover

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Former FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover is buried in Congressional Cemetery in Washington, DC, Range 20, Site 117.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member garmin_geek

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 8/4/2010

last visited: 9/10/2016

Image for Alexander Macomb - Washington D.C.view gallery

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Grave of a Famous PersonAlexander Macomb - Washington D.C.

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US War of 1812 General. He was the Commanding General of the United States Army from May 29, 1828, until his death on June 25, 1841. Macomb was the field commander at the Battle of Plattsburgh during the War of 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 8/6/2020

last visited: never

Image for Daniel Todd Patterson - Washington D.C.view gallery

WW43.9 km

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Grave of a Famous PersonDaniel Todd Patterson - Washington D.C.

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United States Naval Officer- He was an officer in the United States Navy during the Quasi-War with France, the First Barbary War, and the War of 1812.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: District of Columbia

date approved: 8/6/2020

last visited: never

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