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ABERT, SILVANUS THAYER , CIVIL ENGINEER, AUTHOR--1828-1903
ACHESON, MRS. SARAH C, CHRISTIAN TEMPERANCE UNION, 1844-
ADAMS, ROBERT, GEOLOGIST, DIPLOMAT, CONGRESSMAN--1849-1906
ADAMSON, CHARLES, LAWYER, MANUFACTURER, FOUNDER, Born 1859
ALBRIGHT, MRS. ELIZA DOWNING, TEMPERANCE WORKER, 1847-
ALCOTT, MISS LOUISA MAY, AUTHOR, 1832-1888
ALRICH, MRS EMMA B, JOURNALIST, AUTHOR, EDUCATOR, 1845-
ANDERSON, JOSEPH 1757-1794
ARMBRUSTER, MRS. SARA DARY, BUSINESS WOMAN AND PUBLISHER, 1862-
ASHTON, JOSEPH HUBLEY, LAWYER, FOUNDER, AUTHOR--1836-1907
AUSTIN, MRS HARRIET BUNKER, AUTHOR, 1844-
AVERY, MRS RACHEL FOSTER, WOMAN SUFFRAGIST, 1858-
BAILEY, Lydia R, Printer & Publisher, 1779-1869
BARKER, JAMES NELSON, SOLDIER, DRAMATIST, AUTHOR, POET--1784-1858
BARRON, COMMODORE JAMES
BARNES, JOSEPH K., PHYSICIAN, SURGEON--1817-1883
MARIE WILSON BEASLEY,
ELOCUTIONIST AND DRAMATIC READER 1862- -
BENNETT, ALICE , DOCTOR OF MEDICINE 1851---
BIDDLE, NICHOLAS, FINANCIER--1786-1844
BLACKALL, EMILY LUCAS ,
AUTHOR AND PHILANTHROPIST 1832--
BOUGHTON, CAROLINE GREENBANK ,
EDUCATOR AND PHILANTHROPIST 1854-
BOWERS, D. P. , ACTOR 1830-1895
BRACKBILL, HENRY, Sen., 1726-1825
ANNA MADGE BRADEN, AUTHOR --
CAMPBELL, OLIVER HOWARD 1871-
CARTER, HANNAH JOHNSON , ART EDUCATOR --
CARY, MARY STOCKLY ,
BUSINESS WOMAN & PHILANTHROPIST 1834 --

CASSIN, CAPTAIN JOHN 1758 - 1822

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CHANDLER, MARY ALDERSON , EDUCATION 1849 --
CHAPMAN, MILLIE JANE , DOCTOR OF MEDICINE 1845 --
CLARK, HELEN TAGGART, JOURNALIST 1849 --

CLOUD, WILLIAM,   --1702

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COATES, FLORENCE EARLE , POET --
COBB, SARA M. MAXSON,
ART TEACHER & ARTIST 1858--
COCHRANE, ELIZABETH (NELLIE BLY),
AUTHOR, JOURNALIST & TRAVELER 1867--
COE, EDWARD DAVIS 1843-
COHEN, MARY M. SOCIAL ECONOMIST 1854-
CONDE, CLARENCE WARNER 1877-
CONDE, HERBERT DOUGLAS 1873-
COUCH FAMILY OF PHILADELPHIA AND VIRGINIA, ETC
CRAMP, WILLIAM, 1802-1879
DAHLGREN, REAR-ADMIRAL JOHN A. 1809-1870
DE CAMP, JOHN 1812-1875
DEIMLING, JAMES F, RAILROAD MAN
DILLAYE, BLANCHE 1851-1932
DIXON, MARY J. SCARLETT 1822-
DODSON, CAROLINE MATILDA 1848-
DONNELLY, ELEANOR CECILIA , POET, 1848 -
DREW, MRS JOHN, ACTOR 1820-
DUHRING, DR. Louis Adolphus 1845-1913
DUNLAP, MARY J. 1853-
DURLEY, ELLA HAMILTON -
EDDY, SARA HERSHEY-
EDGAR, ELIZABETH 1842-
ELLSLER, EFFIE
FINLEY, ROWLAND W. 1851-
FISHER, REBECCA JANE GILLELAND
FORREST, EDWIN, ACTOR, 1806-1872
FURMAN, MISS MYRTIE E., 1860-
GIBBONS, MRS. ABBY HOPPER, 1801-1893
GREBLE, LIEUTENANT JOHN T., 1834-1861
GRIFFITH, MRS. MARY LILLIAN, 1854-1884
HAENSLER, MRS. ARMINTA VICTORIA SCOTT, 1842-
HAMMER, MRS. ANNA MARIA NICHOLS, 1840-
HENDERSON, Mrs. Frances Cox, 1820-
HINMAN, CHARLES CAMPELL 1849-1897
HOGAN, JOHN H. 1842-
HOLMES, Mrs. Georgiana Klingle, poet,
HOOPER, Mrs. Lucy Hamilton, poet and journalist, 1835-
HUGHES, Mrs. Kate Duval, author and inventor, 1837-
KIMLEY, MICHAEL 1815-
LOGAN, JAMES 1674-1751
McCLELLAN, MAJOR-GENERAL GEORGE BRINTON, 1826-1885
MORRIS, GOUVERNEUR, 1752-1816
MOYLAN, STEPHEN 1784-1811
MUHLENBERG, JOHN PETER GABRIEL 1746-1807-
MUHLENBERG, WILLIAM AUGUSTUS 1796-1877
MURRAY, ALEXANDER 1755-1821
MUSGRAVE, GEORGE WASHINGTON 1804-1882
MUTCHMORE, SAMUEL ALEXANDER 1830-1898
MYER, ISAAC 1836-1902
NAGLEE, HENRY MORRIS 1815-1886
NASH, ABNER 1716--1786
NASH, FRANCIS 1720-1777
NASSAU, CHRLES WILLIAM 1804-1850
NEAGLE, JOHN 1796-1865
PESSANO, ANTONIO C. RAILROAD MAN
PORTER, REAR-ADMIRAL DAVID D., 1813-1891
REA, James, 1855-
REA, Samuel, Railway Official, 1855-
RICHARDSON, Gen. J. B., -1863
RINEDOLLAR FAMILY
RITTENHOUSE FAMILY
ROBINSON, CONWAY 1805-1894
STUART, DAVID F. 1833-1909
SWAB, DANIEL COOPER 1874-
WERNWAG FAMILY OF PHILADELPHIA & PHOENIXVILLE, PA., WEST VIRGINIA, GERMANY, ETC. BUILDER OF THE EARLY BRIDGE ACROSS THE SCHUYLKILL RIVER.
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