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Kelsey Lewis

Kelsey Danae Lewis (* 2. Mai 1995 in Lancaster, Kalifornien) ist eine US-amerikanische Schauspielerin.

Stewart McPherson

Stewart McPherson VC (1822 – 7 December 1892) was a Scottish soldier in India and a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth military forces.
Stewart McPherson was born in Culross in 1819, the only son of Mungo and Mary. He left Geddes Public School at 15 to become an apprentice weaver in Dunfermline, but he was soon lured by adventure and foreign travel. In December 1839 he walked to Stirling to join the British Army’s 78th Highlanders, which were later to become the Seaforth Highlanders Ross-shire Buffs, Duke of Albany’s.
He married a Culross girl, Elizabeth Haig, in 1848 and the couple went on to have six children – Stewart, Sarah, Eliza, Robina, Ferguson and McGregor.
McPherson saw action in Persia, India and Ireland before arriving in Bengal, India. He was approximately 38 years old, and now a colour-sergeant. During his time here, his actions during the Siege of Lucknow in the Indian Mutiny earned him the Victoria Cross. His citation reads:
For daring gallantry in the Lucknow Residency on the 26th September, 1857, in having rescued, at great personal risk, a wounded
Private of his Company, who was lying in a most exposed situation, under a very heavy fire. Colour-Serjeant McPherson was also distinguished on many occasions by his coolness and gallantry in action.
McPherson was presented with his award by Queen Victoria in December 1880, at Windsor Castle. Only three weeks after receiving his award, he discharged himself from the army and returned to Culross, where he was appointed superintendent of Glasgow Industrial Schools based in Bailieston.
A decade later, the family moved again to Culross where they bought a house in Low Valleyfield. As a reminder of his time in India it was named Lucknow Villa and it was there that he died, aged 70, in 1892.

Keith Symon

Keith Randolph Symon was an American physicist working in the fields of accelerator physics and plasma physics. Born March 25, 1920, he died December 16, 2013. Symon graduated summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from Harvard in 1942 with a BA in Philosophy and Mathematics. In 1948 he was awarded a PhD in Physics. He taught physics at Wayne State University in Detroit until 1955. Symon was professor of physics at the University of Wisconsin until his retirement in 1992 when he became emeritus professor. From 1956 to 1967 he was on the staff of the Midwestern Universities Research Association (MURA), a collaboration of Big Ten universities, the University of Chicago and Notre Dame. In 1982 and 1983 he was acting director of the Madison Academic Computing Center and from 1983 to 1985, acting director of the UW-Madison Synchrotron Radiation Center. His textbook, “Mechanics”, has been a staple in physics classes since publication of the first edition in 1953. It has been published in multiple languages and is still in use around the world.

Charlie Deacon

Samuel Charles “Charlie” Deacon (1869 – 21 October 1893) was an English footballer who played as a Half-back. Originally from Farnham, Deacon was one of the first players for St. Mary’s Y.M.A. (later renamed St. Mary’s), between 1885 and 1892.

Keely Kelleher

Keely Kelleher (born August 12, 1984) is an American alpine skier who has competed since 2000. Her best World Cup finish was 20th at a super giant slalom event in Canada in 2009.
Kelleher was named to the US team for the 2010 Winter Olympics in late 2009.

John Kinnear

Reverend John Kinnear (1824–1894) was an Irish politician and Presbyterian minister. He was elected to the United Kingdom House of Commons as Member of Parliament (MP) for Donegal at the 1880 general election, and held the seat until the constituency was divided for the 1885 general election.

Sophia Dobson Collet

Sophia Dobson Collet (1 February 1822 – 27 March 1894) was a 19th-century English feminist freethinker. She wrote under the pen name Panthea in George Holyoake’s Reasoner, wrote for The Spectator and was a friend of the leading feminist Frances Power Cobbe.

Katie Gearlds

Kathryn Ann “Katie” Gearlds (born October 26, 1984) is a former American professional women’s basketball player who formerly played with the Seattle Storm of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA).

Henry James Slack

Henry James Slack (1818–1896) was an English journalist, activist and science writer.

Kathy Ann Kelly

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Joseph Crawhall II

Joseph Crawhall II (1821–1896) was born at West House, Newcastle. He was a ropemaker, author, and watercolour painter.

Mark Wischnitzer

Mark Wischnitzer (May 10, 1882-October 15, 1955) was a scholar of Jewish history.

Frederick Brearey

Frederick William Brearey (1816–1896) was a British aeronautical inventor. He cofounded the Aeronautical Society of Great Britain and was its secretary for thirty years.
Brearey cofounded the Aeronautical Society of Great Britain with five others in 1866. Brearey was Honorary Secretary society from then until his death thirty years later.
Brearey made a “wave action” aeroplane model driven by a rubber band. It had rigid spars (elsewhere called “bowsprits”) which beat up and down, trailing undulating wings of fabric behind them, whose action propelled the model forward with “limited success.” He filed for patents on this craft in Britain in 1879 and later in the U.S.
Brearey published more than 15 articles about aeronautical subjects from 1866 to 1883.
The 1880 and 1885 patents identify Brearey’s location as Blackheath, Kent.

Martha Parke Custis Peter

Martha Parke Custis Peter (December 31, 1777 – July 13, 1854) was a granddaughter of Martha Dandridge Washington and the step-granddaughter of George Washington.

William Napper

William Napper (24 August 1816 – 13 July 1897) was an English cricketer active in the 1840s and 1850s, making over sixty appearances in first-class cricket. Born at Sparr Farm, Wisborough Green, Sussex, Napper was a left-handed batsman and right-arm roundarm slow bowler, who played for several first-class cricket teams.

William Gordon Brantley

William Gordon Brantley (September 18, 1860 – September 11, 1934) was an American politician and lawyer.
Brantley was born in Blackshear, Georgia. He attended the University of Georgia (UGA) in Athens, gained admission to the state bar in 1881, and began practicing law in Blackshear.
Brantley was elected to the Georgia State House of Representatives in 1884 and 1885 and the Georgia Senate in 1886 and 1887. In 1888, he became solicitor general of the Brunswick, Georgia Circuit Court. In 1896, Brantley successfully ran for the United States House of Representatives and was re-elected seven more terms until deciding not to run for re-election in 1912. Brantley served as a delegate the Democratic National Convention in that year.
After his congressional service, Brantley remained in Washington, D.C. to practice law. He died in that city in 1934 and was buried in Blackshear Cemetery in the town of his birth.

James Alexander Walker

James Alexander Walker (1831 – 1898), was a British painter of French descent known for his battle scenes.

Karl Turekian

Karl K. Turekian (October 25, 1927 – March 15, 2013) was a geochemist and Sterling Professor at Yale University. During his career at Yale, he examined an uncommonly broad range of topics in planetary science — including the sediments of the deep seas, the hot springs of Yellowstone National Park, meteorite strikes, and the composition of moon rocks.

Isaac Walker

Isaac Donnithorne Walker (8 January 1844 – 6 July 1898) was an English cricketer.
Isaac was born in Southgate and he was the youngest of seven cricket playing brothers. He played for MCC (1862–1884), a Middlesex XI (1862–1863) and Middlesex CCC (1864–1884). He succeeded his brother Edward as Captain in 1873 and served in the post for twelve seasons.
He was a right handed batsman and an underarm slow right arm bowler. His family’s cricket ground at Southgate is maintained by the Walker Trust to this day. He died at Regent’s Park, aged 54.

Charles Reemelin

Karl Gustav Rümelin (später Charles Reemelin; * 19. Mai 1814 in Heilbronn; † 16. Januar 1896 in Cincinnati, Ohio) war ein US-amerikanischer Politiker, Farmer, Schriftsteller, Rechtsanwalt und Versicherungskaufmann deutscher Herkunft.

Ted Forrest

Ted Forrest (born September 24, 1964 in Syracuse, New York) is an American professional poker player, currently residing in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Clarence Walter

Clarence Richard Walter (16 April 1838 – 1918) was an English cricketer. Walter’s batting style is unknown. He was born at Guildford, Surrey.
Walter made a single first-class appearance for Surrey against a combined Kent and Sussex team in 1859 at the Royal Brunswick Ground, Hove. In a match which Surrey won by four wickets, Walter batted once in Surrey’s first-innings and was dismissed for a duck by Edgar Willsher. This was his only major appearance for Surrey.
He died at Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales sometime in 1918.

Donald Priestley

Donald Priestley (28 July 1887 – 30 October 1917) was an English cricketer. He played for Gloucestershire between 1909 and 1910.

Arthur Serjeant

Arthur Serjeant (16 September 1856 – 8 October 1916) was an English cricketer. He played three matches for Gloucestershire in 1883.

Kai Greene

Leslie Kai Greene (born July 12, 1975), known professionally as Kai Greene or Kai L. Greene, is an American IFBB professional bodybuilder, personal trainer, artist, and actor. His most recent victory was the 2016 Arnold Classic. He came in 2nd place at the 2012, 2013, and 2014 Mr. Olympia competitions.