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at Derby, Conn. ; died Nov. 29,

1825, at" Newtown, Mass.
Humphreys, Da%id, born July,

1752, at Derby, Conn.; died Feb.

21, 1818, at New Haven, Conn.
Hunt, Samuel, born March 18,

1810, at Attleboro, Mass. ; died

July 23, 1878, at Boston, Mass.
Hunter, John Dunn, born 179S,

west of the Mississippi ; died

1827, near Nacogdoches, Te.x:.
Hutchinson, Ellen Mackav, born

18—, at Caledonia, N.Y.'
Hutchinson, Thomas, born Sept.

9, 1711, at Boston, Mass. ; died

June 3, 1780, at Bromptou, near

London, Eng.
Button, Laurence, born Aug. 8,

1843, at New York, N.Y^.



Ide, Francis Otis Ogden (Ruth
Ogden), born 1853, on Long
Island.

Ik Marvel. See " Mitchell, Don-
ald Grant."

IngersoU, Charles Jared, born
Oct. 3, 1782, at Philadelphia,
Pa.; died Jan. 14, 1862, at Phila-
delphia, Pa.

IngersoU, Jared, born 1722, at
Milford, Conn. ; died August,
1781, at New Haven, Conn.

Ingraham, Joseph Holt,born 1809,
at Portland, Me. ; died Decem-
ber, 1866, at Holly Springs,
Miss.

Irving, John Treat, born Dec. 2,
1812, at New York, N.Y.

Irving, Peter, born Oct, 30, 1771,
at New York, N.Y". ; died June
27, 1838, at New York, N.Y.

Irving, Pierre Munroe, born 1803,
in New York ; died Feb. 11,
1876, at New York, N.Y.

Irving, Washington, born April
3, 1783, at New York, N.Y. ;
died Nov. 28, 1859, at Sunny-
side, Tarry town, N.Y.

Jackson, Helen Maria Fiske Hunt,
" H. H.," born Oct. 18, 1831, at
Amherst, Mass. ; died Aug. 12,
1885, at San Francisco, Cal.

Jackson, Henry Eootes, born
June 24, 1820, at Athens, Ga. ;
died May 23, 1898, at Savannah,
Ga.

Jacobus, Melancthon Williams,
born Sept. 19, 1816, at Newark,
N.J.; died Oct. 28, 1876, at
Allegheny City, Pa.

James. Ed\%in, born Aug. 27,
1797, at Wevbridge, Vt. ; died
Oct. 28, 1861, at Burlington,
la.

James, Henry, Sr., born June 3,
1811, at Albany, N.Y. ; died
Dec. 18, 1882, at Cambridge,
Mass.

James, Henrv, born April 15,
1843, at New York. N.Y".

Janvier, Thomas Allibone, born



LIST OF AUTHORS.



303



July 16, 1849, at Philadelphia,

Pa.
Jav, John, born Dec. 12, 1745, at

New York, N.Y. ; died May 17,

1S29, at Bedford, N.Y.
Jay, John, horn June 23, 1817, at

New York, N.Y. ; died May 5,

1S94, at New York, N.Y".
Jay, William, born June 16, 1789,

at New Y'ork, N.Y'.; died Oct.

14, 1858, at Bedford, N.Y.
Jefferson, Joseph, born Feb. 20,

1829, at Philadelphia, Pa.
Jefferson, Thomas, born April 2,

1743, at Shadwell, Va. ; died

July 4, 1826, at Monticello,

Va.
Jenks, William, born Nov. 25,

1778, at Newton, Mass. ; died

Nov. 13, 1866, at Boston, Mass.
Jennie June. See " Croly, Jane

Cunningham."
Jewett, Sarah Orne, born Sept.

3, 1849, at South Berwick, Me.
Joaquin Miller. See "Miller,

Cincinnatus Hiner."
John Coventry. See " Palmer,

John Williamson."
John Paul. See " Webb, Charles

Henry."
John Phihp Varley. See " Mitch-
ell, Langdon Elwyn."
John Phcenix. See " Derb}',

George Horatio."
Johnson, Edward, born 1599, at

Heme Hill, Kent Co., Eng.;

died April 23, 1672, at Woburn,

Mass.
Johnson, Eossiter, born Jan. 27,

1S40, at Eochester, N.Y.
Johnston, Alexander, born April

29, 1849, at Brooklyn, N.Y. ;

died July 21, 1889, at Prince-
ton, N.J.
Johnston, Mary, born Nov. 21,

1870, at Buchanan, Botetourt

Co., Va.
Johnston, Richard Malcolm(Phile-

mon Percli), born March S, 1822,

atPowelton, Hancock C!o.,Ga.;

died Sep\. 23,1898, at Baltimore,

Md.



Josh Billings. See" Shaw, Henry

Wheeler."
Josiah Allen's Wife. See " Hol-

ley, Marietta."
J. S. of Dale. See " Stimson,

Frederick Jesup."
Judd, Sylvester, born July 23,

1813, at Westhampton, Mass.;

died Jan. 26, 1853, at Augusta,

Me.
Judson, Emily Chubbuck (Fanny

Forester), born Aug. 22, 1817,

at Eaton, N.Y'. ; died June 1,

1854, at Hamilton, N.Y.

Kane, Elisha Kent, born Feb. 20,

1820, at Philadelphia, Pa.; died

Feb. 16, 1857, at Havana,

Cuba.
Kennan, George, born Feb. 16,

1845, at Norwalk, Ohio.
Kennedy, John Pendleton, born

Oct. 25, 1795, at Baltimore, Md.;

died Aug. 18, 1870, at Newport,

K.I.
Kent, James, born July 31, 1763,

in Putnam Co., N.Y.; died

Dec. 12, 1847, at New York,

N.Y.
Ketchum, Annie Chambers, born

Nov. 8, 1824, in Scott Co., Ky.
Kettell, Samuel, born 1800, at

Newburyport. Mass.; died Dec.

3, 1855, at Maiden, Mass. .
Kev, Francis Scott, born Aug. 9,

1780, in Frederick Co., Md. ;

died Jan. 11, 1843, at Baltimore,

Md.
Kidder, Daniel Parrish, born Oct.

18, 1815, at Darien, N.Y.; died

July 29, 1891, at Evanston,

lU.
Kidder, Frederick, born April 16,

1804, at New Ipswich, N.H.;

died Dec. 19, 1885, at Meh-ose,

Mass.
King, Charles, born Oct. 12, 1844,

at Albany, N.Y'.
Kinney, Coates, born Nov. 24,

1826, near Penn Yan, Yates

Co., N.Y.
Kip, William Ingraham, born



304



LIST OF AUTHORS.



Oct. 3.1811, at New York, N. Y.;

died April 7, 1S93, at San Fran-
cisco, Cal.
Kirk, John Foster, born March

22, 1824, at Fredericton, New

Brunswick.
Kirkland, Joseph, born Jan. 7,

1330, at Geneva, N.Y. ; died

April 29, 1894, at. Chicago, lU.
Kittredge, Walter, born 1832, at

Merrimac, N.H.
Knox, Thomas Wallace, born

June 26, 1835, at Pembroke,

N.H. ; died Jan. 6, 1896, at New

York, N.Y.
Krehbiel, Henrv Edward, born

March 10, 1854, at Ann Arbor,

Mich.
Krout, Mary H., born IS—, at

Crawfordsville, Ind.
Kunz, George Frederick, born

Sept. 29, 1856, at New York,

N.Y.

La Coste, Marie, fl. IS—.

La Fov, J. B., fl. 1817.

Lalor,'john J., fl. 1S51.

Lamb, Martha Joan Eeade Nash,
born Aug. 13, 1829, at Plain-
field. Mass. ; died Jan. 2, 1893,
at New York, N.Y.

Lance. William, born 1791, at
Charleston, S.C. ; died 1840, in
Tt'xas.

Lander, Frederick West, born
Dec. 22, 1S22, at Salem, Mass. ;
died March 2, 1862, at Paw Paw,
Va.

Lander, Sarah West, born Nov.
27, 1810, at Salem, Mass. ; died
Nov. 15, 1572, at Salem, Mass.

Landon, Melville De Lancev (Eli
Perkins), born Sept. 7, 1&39, at
Eaton, N.Y.

Lanier, Sidney, born Feb. 3, 1842,
at Macon, Ga. ; died Sept. 7,
ISSl, at Lynn, N.C.

Larcom, Lucv, born 1826, at Bev-
erly, Mass."; died April 17, 1893,
at Boston, Mass.

Earned, Josephus Nelson, born
May 11, 1836, at Chatham, Ont.



Lathrop, George Parsons, born
Aug. 25, 1851, at Honolulu,
Hawaiian Islands ; died April
19, 1898, at New York, N.Y.

Lazarus, Emma, born July 22,
1849, at New York, N.Y. ; died
Nov. 19, 1887, at New York,
N.Y.

Lea, Henry Charles, born Sept.
19, 1S25, at Philadelphia, Pa.

Lee, Frank, fl. 1S60.

Lee, Henry, born Jan. 29, 1756,
at Leesburg, Ya. ; died March
25, 1S15, at Cumbei'land Island,
Ga.

Lee, Henry, born 1787, in West-
moreland Co., Va. ; died Jan.
30, 1837, at Paris, France.

Leeds, Daniel, born 1652, in Eng-
land ; died Sept. 28, 1720, at
Burlington, N.J.

Legare, James Matthews, born
Nov. 26. 1S23. at Charleston,
S.C. ; died March 30, 1859, at
Aiken, S.C.

Leggett, WilUam, born 1802, at
New York, N.Y. ; died May 29,
1S.39, at New Pvochelle, N.Y.

Leland, Charles Godfrey (Hans
Breitmann), born Aug. 15, 1824,
at Philadelphia, Pa.

Leonard, Daniel, born May 29,
1740, at Norton, Mass. ; died
June 27, 1829, at London, Eng.

Lester Wallack. See " Wallack,
John Johnstone."

Lincoln, Abraham, born Feb. 12,
1S09, in Hardin Co., Ky. ; died
April 15, 1S65, at Washington,
D.C.

Lippard, George, born April 10,
1822, near Yellow Springs, Pa. ;
died Feb. 9, 1854, at PhUadel-
phia. Pa.

Lippincott, Sara Jane Clarke
(Grace Greenwood), born Sept.
23, 1823, at Pompev, N.Y.

Litchfield, Grace Denio, born
Nov. 19, 1849, at New York,
NY.

Livingston. Eobert R., torn Nov.
27, 1746, at New York, N.Y. ;



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305



died Feb. 26, 1813, at Clermont,
N.Y.

Livingston, "William, born Nov.
30. 1723, at Albanv. X.T. ; died
July 25, 1790, at Elizabethtown,
N.J.

Lloyd, David Demarest, born
Sept. 1, 1851, at New York,
N.Y. ; died Sept. 4, 1889, at
Hoboken, N.J.

Llovd, Henry Demarest, born
May 1, 1847, at New York,
N.Y.

Lloyd, Jobn Uri, born April 19,
1849, at West Bloomfield,
N.Y.

Locke, David Ross (Petroleum V.
Nasby), born Sept. 20, 1833. at
Vestal, Broome Co., N.Y. ; died
Feb. 15, 18SS, at Toledo, Ohio.

Locke. Richard Adams, born ISOO,
in New York ; died Feb. 16,
1871, on Staten Island.

Lodge, Henry Cabot, born May
12, 1850, at Boston, Mass.

Logan, John Alexander, born
Feb. 9, 1S26, in Jackson Co.,
111.; died Dec. 26, 1886, at
Washington, D.C.

Longfellow, Henry Wads worth,
born Feb. 27. 1S07, at Portland,
Me. ; died March 24, 1SS2, at
Cambridge, Mass.

Longfellow, Samuel, born June
18, 1819, at Portland, Me. ; died
Oct. 3, 1892, at Portland, Me.

Longstreet, Augustus Baldwn,
born Sept. 22, 1790, at Augusta,
Ga. ; died Sept. 9, 1870, at Ox-
ford, Miss.

Loorais, Augustus W., fl. 1856.

Loomis, Charles Battell, born
1861. on Long Island.

Lord, John, born Sept. 10, 1809,
at Berwick, Me. ; died Dec. 15,
1894, at Stamford, Conn.

Loring, Frederic Wadsworth,
born Dec. 12, 1848, at Boston,
Mass. ; died Nov. 5, 1871, near
Wickenburg, Ariz.

Loring, George Bailey, born Nov.
8, 1817, at North Andover,



Mass. ; died Sept. 14, 1891, at

Salem, Mass.
Lossing, Benson John, born Feb.

12, 1813, at Beekman, Dutchess

Co., N.Y. ; died June 8, 1891,

near Dover Plains, N.Y.
Lothrop, Harriet Mulford Stone

(Margaret Sidney), born June

22, 1844, at New Haven, Conn.
Louis Lambert. See "Gihnore,

Patrick S."
Lowell, James Russell, born Feb.

22, 1819, at Cambridge, Mass. ;

died Aug. 12, 1891, at Cam-
bridge, Mass.
Lowell, Maria White, born July

8, 1821, at Watertown, Mass. ;

died Oct. 27, 1853, at Cambridge,

Mass.
Lowell, Robert Traill Spence,

born Oct. 8, 1816, at Boston,

Mass. ; died Sept. 12, 1891, at

Schenectady, N.Y.
Liiders, Charles Henry, born 1858,

at Philadelphia, Pa. ; died 1891,

at Philadelphia, Pa.
Ludlow, Fitzhugh, born Sept. 11,

1836, at New York, N.Y. ; died

Sept. 12, 1870, at Geneva,

S\vitzerland.
Lummis, Charles Fletcher, born

March 1, 1859, at Lvnn, Mass.
Lunt, George, born Dec. 81, 1803,

at Newburyport, Mass. ; died

May 17, 1885, at Boston, Mass.
Lytle, William Haines, born Nov.

2, 1826, at Cincinnati, Ohio;

died Sept. 20, 1863, at Chicka-

mauga, Tenn.

Mabie, Hamilton Wright, born
Dec. 18, 1845, at Cold Spring,
N.Y.

McCabe, James Dabnev, born
July 80, 1842, at Richmond,
Va. ; died Jan 27, 1883, at
Germantown, Pa.

McCall, Hugh, born 1767, in South
Carolina ; died July 9, 1824, at
Savannah, Ga.

McCarty, Henry, fl. 1860, in Scot-
land.



306



LIST OF AUTHORS.



McClellan, George Brinton, born
Dec. 3, 1826. at Philadelphia.
Pa. ; died Oct. 29, 1885, at
Orange, N.J.

McClurg, James, born 1T4T, at
Hampton, Va. ; died July 9,
1825, at Richmond, Va.

McCosh, James, born April 1,
1811, at Carskeoch, Aj-rshire,
Scotland ; died Nov. 6, 189-t, at
Princeton, N.J.

MacCreerj', J. L., fl. 1850.

Mace, Frances Parker Laughton,
born Jan. 15, 1836, at Orono,
Me. ; died Aug., 1899, at Los
Gatos, Cal.

MacGahan, Januarius Aloysius,
born June 12, 18i4, near New
Lexington, Perry Co., Ohio ;
died June 9, 1873,' at Constanti-
nople. Turkey.

MacKellar. Thomas, born Aug.
12, 1>12. at New York, N.Y. ;
died Dec. 29, 1899, at Philadel-
phia, Pa.

Mackey, John, born 1765, at
Charleston, S.C. : died Dec. 14,
1831, at Charleston, S.C.

McLellan, Isaac, born Mav 21,
1806, at Portland, Me. ;' died
Aug. 20, 1899, at Greenport,
L.L

McMaster, Guy Humphrey, born
Jan. 31, 1829, at Clyde, N.Y. ;
died Sept. 13, 1837, at Bates,
N.Y.

McMaster, John Bach, born June
29. 1852, at Brooklyn, N.Y.

Macon, John Alfred, born 1351,
in Alabama.

Madison, James, born March 16,
1751, at Port Conway, Ya. ; died
June 28, 1836, at 'Montpelier,
Orange Co.. Va.

Mahan, Alfred Thaver, born Sept.
2", 1840, at West Point. N.Y.

Major, Charles (Edwin Gaskoden),
born July 25, 1856, at Indian-
apolis. Ind.

Mann. Horace, born May 4. 1796,
at Franklin, Mass. ; died Aug.
2, 1859, at Yellow Springs, Ohio.



Margaret Sidney. See"Lothrop,
Harriet Mulford Stone."

Maria del Occidente. See "Brooks,
Maria Go wen."

Marion Harland. See " Terhune,
Mary Virginia."

Mark Twain. See " Clemens,
Samuel Langhorne."

Mai-kham, Charles Edwin, born
April 23, 1852, at Oregon City,
Ore.

Marshall, John, born Sept. 24,
1775, at Germantown, Va. ; died
July 6, 1835, at Philadelphia,
Pa.

Mary Langdon. See " Pike, Mary
Haj'den Green."

Mason, Caroline Atherton Briggs,
born July 27, 1823, at Marble-
head, Mass. ; died 1890.

Mason, John, born 1600, in Eng-
land ; died Jan. 30, 1672, at Nor-
wich, Conn.

Mason, John Mitchell, born March
19, 1770, at New York, N.Y. ;
died Dec. 26, 1829, at New York,
N.Y.

Mather, Cotton, born Feb. 12,
1663, at Boston, Mass. ; died
Feb. 13, 172S, at Boston, Mass.

Mather, Increase, born June 21,
1639, at Dorchester, Mass. ;
died Aug. 23, 1723, at Boston,
Mass.

Mather, Pachard, born 1596, at
Lowton. Lancashire. Eng.; died
April 22, 1669, at Dorchester,
Mass.

Mather, Samuel, born Oct. 30,
1706. at Boston, Mass. ; died
June 27, 1785, at Boston, Mass.

Matthews, James Brander, born
Feb. 21, 1852. at New Orleans,
La.

Maury, Matthew Fontaine, born
Jan. 14, 1806, in Spottsylvania
Co., Va. ; died Feb. 1, 1873, at
Lexington, Va.

Max Adeler. See " Clark, Charles
Heber."

Mavhew, Jonathan, bom Oct. 8,
1720, at Martha's Vineyard ;



LIST OF AUTHORS.



307



died July 9, 1766, at Boston,
Mass.

Maj'lem, John, born 1G9-, grad-
uated at Harvard, 1715, died
after 1758.

Mayo, WUliam Starbuck, born
April 20, 1812, at Ogdensburg,
N.Y. ; died Nov. 22, 1S95, at
New York, N.Y.

Meek, Alexander Beaufort, born
July 17, 1814, at Columbia, S.C.;
died Nov. 30, 1865, at Columbus,
Miss.

Mellen, Grenville, born June 19,
1799, at Biddeford, Me. ; died
Sept. 5, 1841, at New York,
N.Y.

Melville, George Wallace, born
Jan. 10, 1841, at New York,
N.Y.

Melville, Herman, born Aug. 1,
1819, at New York, N.Y. ; died
Sept. 28, 1891, at New York,
N.Y.

Meredith, WilUam Tuckev, born
June 16, 1839, at Philadelphia,
Pa.

Messenger, Eobert Hinckley, born
1811, at Boston, Mass. ; died
Oct. 1, 1874, at Stamford, Conn.

Michaux, Franpois Andre, born
1770, at Versailles, France ; died
Oct. 23, 1855, in France.

Miller, Cincinnatus Hiner (Joa-
quin Miller), born Nov. 10,
1841, in the Wabash District,
Ind.

Mitchell, Donald Grant (Ik Mar-
vel), born April 12, 1822, at Nor-
wich, Conn.

Mitchell, John Kearsley, born
May 12, 1798, at Shepherds-
town, Va. ; died April 4, 1858,
at Philadelphia, Pa.

Mitchell, Langdon Elwyn (John
Philip Varley), born 1862, at
Philadelphia, Pa.

Mitchell, Silas Weir, born Feb.
15, 1S29, at Phlladeli)hia, Pa.

Mitchell, Walter, born Jan. 22,
1826, at Nantucket, Mass.

Moody, Samuel, born Jan. 4, 1676,



at Newbury, Mass. ; died Nov.

18, 1747.
Moore, Clement Clark, born July

15, 1779, at New York, N.Y, ;

died July 10, 1863, at Newport,

E.I.
Moore, Frank, born Dec. 17, 1828,

at Concord, N.H.
Morford, Henry, born March 10,

1S28, at New Monmouth, N.J. ;

died May 5, 1881, at New York,

N.Y.
Morrell, Benjamin, born 1795, in

Worcester Co., Mass. ; died 1839.
Morrell, William, born 15—, in

England, came to Plj-mouth

Colony, 1623, fl. 1625—.
Morris, Edmund, born Aug. 28,

1804, at Burlington, N.J. ; died

May 4, 1874, at Burlington,

N.J.
Morris, George Pope, born Oct.

10, 1802, at Philadelphia, Pa. ;

died July 6, 1864, at New York,

N.Y.
Morris, Gouverneur, born Jan. 81,

1752, at Morrisiana, N.Y. ; died

Nov. 6, 1816, at Morrisiana,

N.Y.
Morton, Nathaniel, born 1613, at

Leyden, Holland ; died June 16,

1685, at Plymouth, Mass.
Morton, Thomas, born 1575, in

England ; died 1646, at Aga-

menticus. Me.
Motley, John Lothrop, born April

15, 1814, at Dorchester, Mass. ;

died May 29, 1877, near Dor-
chester, Eng.
Moulton, Ellen Louise Chandler,

born April 5, 1835, at Pomfret,

Conn,
Mrs. Partington. See " Shillaber,

Benjamin Penliallow."
Muhlenberg, William Augustus,

born Sept. 16, 1796. at Philadel-
phia, Pa. ; died April 8, 1877,

at New York, N.Y.
Muir, John, born April 21, 1838,

at Dunbar, Scotland.
Mulford, Elisha, born Nov. 19,

1833, at Montrose, Pa. ; died



308



LIST OF AUTHORS.



Dec. 9, 1S85, at Cambridge,

Mass.
Mullaney. John, born 1S4T.
Mullany, Patrick Francis (Brother

Azarias). born June 29, 1847,

in County Tipperarv, Ireland ;

died Aug. 20, 1S93," at Platts-

burg. N.Y.
Murfree, Mary Noailles (Charles

Egbert Craddock), born 1S50,

at Grantlands, near Murfrees-

boro, Tenn.
Murray, Lindley, born April 22,

IT-io^ at Swantara, Pa. ; died

Feb. 16. 1S26, near York, Eng,
Myers, Peter Hamilton, born

Aug. 4, 1812, at Herkimer,

N.Y. ; died Oct. 30, ISTS, at

Brooklyn, N.Y.

Navarro, Mary Antoinette Ander-
son de, born July 2S, 1859, at
Sacramento. Cal.

Neal, John, born Aug. 25, 1793,
at Falmouth, Mass., now Port-
land, Me. ; died June 21, 1S76,
at Portland. Me.

Newell, Eobert Henrv (Orpheus
C. Kerr), born Dec.'lS, 1836, at
New York, N.Y. ; died July,
1901, at Brooklyn, N.Y.

Nichols, Eebecca S. Reed, born
August, ls20,at Greenwich.N. J.

Nicolay, John George, born Feb.
26, 1S32, at Essingen, Bavaria.

Niles. Hezekiah, born Oct. 10,
1777, in Chester Co., Pa. ; died
April 2, 1839, at Wilmington,
Del.

Niles, Nathaniel, born April 3,
1741, at South Kingston, R.I. ;
died Oct. 31, 1828, at West
Fairlee, Yt.

Niles, Samuel, born May 1, 1674,
on Block I.sland. R!I. ; died
May 1, 1762, at Braintree. Mass.

Norton, Charles Eliot, born Nov.
16, 1827, at Cambridtre. Mass.

Norton. John, born May 6. 1606,
at Stortford, Hertfordshire,
Eng. ; died April 5, 1663, at
Boston, Mass,



Nuttall, Thomas, born Jan. 5,
1786. at Long Preston, Settle,
Yorkshire, Eng. ; died Sept. 10,
1859, near Liverpool, Eng.

Nye, Edgar Wilson (Bill Nye),
born Aug. 25, 1850, at Shirley,
Me. ; died Feb. 22, 1896, near
AshvlUe, N.C.

O'Brien, Fitz- James, born 1828,
at Limerick, Ireland ; died April
6, 1862, at Cumberland, Md.

O'Connor, Joseph, born Dec. 17,
1&41, at Tribes Hill, N.Y.

O'Connor, Michael, born 1837, at
East Chester, N.Y. ; died Dec.
28, 1862, at Potomac Station,Ya.

Octave Thanet. See "French,
Alice."

O'Hara, Theodore, born Feb. 11,
1820, at Danville, Ky. ; died
June 6, 1867, near Guerryton,
Ala.

Oliver Optic. See "Adams, Will-
iam Taylor."

Olmsted, Frederick Law, born
AprU 26, 1822, at Hartford,
Conn.

O'Eeillv, John Boyle, born June
28, 1844, at Dowth Castle,
County Meath, Ireland : died
Ang. lO, 1890, at Hull, Mass.

Orpheus C. Kerr. See "Newell,
Eobert Henry."

Osgood. Frances Sargent Locke,
born June IS, 1811, at Boston,
Mass. ; died May 12, 1850, at
Hingham, Mass.

Osgood, Kate Putnam, born 1841,
at Fryeburg, Me.

Ossoli, " Sarah Margaret Fuller,
born May 23, ISIO, at Cam-
bridgeport. Mass. ; died July
16, 1850. off Fire Island beach.

Otis, James, born Feb. 5, 1725,
at West Barnstable, Mass ; died
May 23, 1783, at Andover,
Mass.

Page, Thomas Nelson, born April
23, 1853, at Oakland, Hanover
Co., Va.



LIST OF AUTHORS.



309



Paine, Kobert Treat, born Dec. 9,

1773, at Taunton, Mass. ; died

Nov. 13, ISU, at Boston, Mass.
Paine. Thomas, born Jan. 29,

1737, at Thetford. Norfolk,

Eng. ; died June 8, 1809, in

New York.
Palfrev, John Gorham. born May

2, lt96, at Boston, Mass. ; died

April 26, 1881, at Cambridge,

Mass.
Palfrev, Sarah Hammond (E.

Foxton), born Dec. 11, 1823, at

Boston, Mass.
Palmer John Williamson (John

Coventry), born April 4, 1825,

at Baltimore, Md.
Palmer, Horatio Eichmond, born

AprU 26, 1834, at Sherburne,

Chanango, Co., N.Y.
Palmer, Bay, born Nov. 12, 1808,

at Little 'Compton, E.I. ; died

March 29, 1SS7, at Newark,

N.J.
Palmer. William Pitt, born Feb.

22, 1805, at Stockbridge. Mass. ;

died Mav 2, 1884, at Brooklyn,

N.Y.
Parker, Eichard E., born 1777;

died November, 1840.
Parker, Theodore, born Aug. 24,

1810, at Lexington, Mass. ; died

May 10, 1860, at Florence,

Italy.
Parkman, Francis, born Sept. 16,

1S23, at Boston, Mass. ; died

Nov. 8, 1893, at Boston, Mass.
Parsons, Theophilus, born 1750 ;

died 1813.
Parsons, Theophilus, born May

17, 1797, at Newburvport,

Mass. ; died Jan. 26, 1882, at

Cambridge, Mass.
Parsons, Thomas William, born

Aug. 18, 1819, at Boston,

Mass. ; died Sept. 3, 1892, at

Scituate, Mass.
Parton, James, born Feb. 9, 1822,

at Canterbury. Eng. ; died Oct.

17, 1891, at Newburyport, Mass.
Patten, George Washington, born

Dec. 25, 1808, at Newport,



E.I. ; died April 28, 1882, at
Houlton, Me.

Paulding, James Kirke, born
Aug. 22, 1779, at Nine Part-
ners, Dutchess Co., N.Y. ; died
April 6, 1860, at Hyde Park,
Dutchess Co., N.Y.

Paulding, William Irving, fl. 1847.

Payne, John Howard, born June
9, 1792, at New York, N.Y. ;
died April 10, 1852, at Tunis,
Africa.

Peabody, Elizabeth Palmer, born
May 16, 1804, at Billerica,
Mass. ; died Jan. 3, 1894, at
Jamaica Plain, Boston, Mass.

Peabody, Oliver WiUiam Bourne,
born Julv 9, 1799, at Exeter,
N.H. ; died July 5, 1848, at
Burlington, Vt.

Peabodv. William Bourne Oliver,
born 'July 9, 1799, at Exeter,
N.H. ; died May 28, 1847, at
Springfield. Mass.

Peleg Arkwright. See " Proudfit,
David Law."

Penn, William, born Oct. 14,
1644, at London, Eng. ; died
July 30, 1718, at Euscombe,
Berkshire, Eng.

Percival, James Gates, born Sept.
15, 1795, at Kensington, Conn.;
died May 2, 1856, at Hazel
Green, Wis.

Perry, Nora, born 1841, at Dud-
ley, Mass.; died May 13, 1896,
at Dudley, Mass.

Peter Parley. See "Goodrich,
Samuel G."

Peters, Phillis Wheatley, born
1753, at Senegal, Africa; died
Dec. 5, 1784. at Boston, Mass.

Peterson, Henrv, born Dec. 7,
1818, at Philadelphia. Pa.; died
Oct. 10. 1S91, at Philadelphia,Pa.

Petrie, H. W.. fl. 1S6-.

Petroleum V.Nasby. See "Locke,
David Eoss."

Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart, born
Aug. 13, 1815, at Andover,
Mass.; died Nov. 30, 1868, at
Boston, Mass.



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LIST OF AUTHORS.



Phelps, Elizabeth Stuart. See
"Ward, Elizabeth Stuart
Phelps."

Philemon Perch. See "Johns-
ton, Richard Malcolm."

Phillips, Wendell, born Nov. 29,
ISU, at Boston, Mass.; died
Feb. 2, 1SS4, at Boston, Mass.

Piatt, John James, born March
1, 1835, at James Mills (now
Milton), Ind.

Piatt, Sarah Morgan Bryan, born
Aug. 11, 1836, at Lexington,
Ky.

Pierce, William, born 1740, in
Georgia; died 1S06.

Pierpont, John, born April 6,
1785, at Litchfield, Conn.; died
Aug. 26, 1866, at Medford,

Pike, Albert, born Dec. 29, 1809,
at Boston, Mass.; died April 2,
1891, at Washington, D.C.

Pike, Mary Hayden Green (Mary
Langdon), born Nov. 30, 1825,
at Eastport, Me.

Pinckney, Charles Cotesworth,
born July 31, 1812, at Charles-
ton, S.C; died 1898.

Pinckney, Edward Coate, born
Oct. 1," 1802, at London, Eng.;
died April 11, 1828, at Balti-
more, Md.

Pitman, Benn. born July 24, 1822,
at Trowbridge, Wilts, Eng.

Poe, Edgar Allan, born Jan. 19,
1809. at Boston, Mass. ; died
Oct. 7, 1849, at Baltimore, Md.

Pool, Maria Louise, born August,
1841, at East Abington (.now
Rockland), Mass.; died May
19, 1898, at Rockland, Mass.

Porter, Xoah. born Dec. 14, 1811,
at Farmlngton, Conn. ; died
March 4, 1892, at New Haven,
Conn.

Prentice, George Denison, born
Dec. 18, 1802, at Preston,Conn.;
died Jan. 22, 1870, at Louisville,
Ky.

Prentiss, Elizabeth Pavson, born
Oct. 26, 1818, at Portland, Me.;



died Aug. 13, 1878, at Dorset,

Vt.
Prescott, William Hickling, born

May 4, 1796, at Salem, Mass.;

died Jan. 28, 1859, at Boston,

Mass.
Preston, Margaret Junkin, born

1820, at Philadelphia, Pa.; died

March 28, 1897, at Baltimore,

Md.
Prince, Thomas, born May 15,

1687, at Sandwich, Mass.; died

Oct. 22, 1758, at Boston,

Mass.
Proctor, Edna Dean, born Oct.

10, 1838, at Henniker, N.H.
Proud, Robert, born May 10, 1728,

at Yorkshire. Eng.; died July

7, 1813, at Philadelphia, Pa.
Proudfit, David Law (Peleg

Arkwright), born Oct. 27, 1S42,

at Newburgh, N.Y. ; died Feb.

23, 1897, at New York, N.Y.

Quincy, Edmund, born Feb. 1,
1808, at Boston, Mass. ; died
May 17, 1877, at Dedham, Mass.

Quincy, Josiah, born Feb. 23,
1744, at Boston, Mass. ; died
April 26, 1775, at sea, off
Gloucester, Mass.

Quincy, Josiah, born Feb. 4, 1772,
at B'oston, Mass. ; died July 1,
1864, at Quincy, Mass.

Ramsay, David, born April 2,
1749," in Lancaster Co., Pa.;
died May 8, 1S15, at Charleston,
S.C.

Randall, Henry Stephens, born
1811, in Madison Co., N.Y.;
died Aug. 14, 1876, at Cortland,
N.Y.

Randall, James Ryder, born Jan.


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