1853-1854 Smallpox Visitation to the Moqui

The Moquis have been frequently scourged with epidemics the one accompanied by famine in 1775 was frightful. The severe modern smallpox scourge among the Moquis (which came from Zuñi) was in 1853-1854. Lieutenant Whipple refers to it in his Pacific Railroad Survey Report. He was en route from Zuñi to explore as a side trip

Biographical Sketch of Atlantic A. Moore

Atlantic A. Moore, during the twenty-four years that he resided in Kansas, assisted in the founding of Marion County and became a familiar and respected figure in both houses of the State Legislature. He was familiarly known as “Lank” Moore. A native of Ohio, he came to Wankegan, Illinois, as a boy, living there and

Slave Narrative of Doc Daniel Dowdy

Person Interviewed: Doc Daniel Dowdy Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Place of Birth: Madison County, Georgia Date of Birth: June 6, 1856 Age: 81 I was born June 6, 1856 in Madison County, Georgia. Father was named Joe Dowdy and mother was named Mary Dowdy. There was 9 of us boys, George, Smith, Lewis, Henry, William,

Biography of Samuel R. H. Robinson

In the history of railroad building throughout the American continent the name of Samuel Roland Hiland Robinson figures prominently. For many years he was accorded and executed most important contracts of that character, being associated with the construction of many of the most important times west of the Mississippi as well as in Canada and

Biography of George W. Deitzler, Gen.

Gen. George W. Deitzler, one of the famous “treason prisoners” to be taken from Lawrence to Lecompton, afterward prominent in the public affairs of the Territory and State of Kansas and prominent in the Civil war, was born at Pine Grove, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, November 30, 1826. He received a common school edncation and removed

Arizona WW2 NMCG Casualty List – E Surnames

EARL, Thayer Wade, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Rossell Hubert Earl, 702 No. 5th St., Phoenix. EDWARDS, William Alessandro, Lt., (jg), USNR. Sister, Amy Virginia Edwards, Sedona. EIKNER, James C., Jr., 1st Lt., USMCR. Wife, Mrs. James C. Eikner, Jr., Box 1348, Hayden. ENNEFER, Paul Raymond, Fireman 1c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs.

Arizona WW2 NMCG Casualty List – A Surnames

ABAD, Basil Martinez, Radioman 2c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Basilio Abad, 4103 Highland Ave., Miami. ALLEN, Lonnie, Seaman 2c, USNR. Daughter, Miss Alberta Allen, Gen. Del., San Carlos. ALLISON, Robert E., Pfc., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Bertha Juan, c/o Salt River Day School, Scottsdale. ANDERSEN, Wesley W., Sgt., USMC. Wife, Mrs. Wesley W. Andersen, Box

Arizona WW2 NMCG Casualty List – B Surnames

BACA, Jose, Pharmacist’s Mate 3c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Felipa Torres Baca, Box 224, Florence. BAILEY, Harry F., Sgt., USMCR. Mother, Mrs. Esther Bailey, 806 W. Fleming St., Winslow. BAILEY, John Billy, Torpedoman’s Mate 3c, USN. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur J. Bailey, c/o Givens Bros. Shoe Store, Bisbee. BAKER, Lester Leroy, Torpedoman 1c, USN. Parents,

Arizona WW2 NMCG Casualty List – K Surnames

KEENAN, John Frederick, Seaman 1c, USNR. Wife, Mrs. Isabel Keenan, 1546 Clark Ave., Tucson. KEITH, George Richard, Radioman 3c, USN. Mother, Mrs. Ethel R. Gardine, Rt. No. 9, Box No. 719, Phoenix. KEMPE, Jack Loren, Pfc., USMC. Father, Mr. Otto J. Kempe, Box No. 755, St. Johns. KENDALL, Leonard Forest Jay, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents,

Arizona WW2 NMCG Casualty List – L Surnames

LAMB, Nash Larue, Seaman 1c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Bedia Drucilla Lamb, 1314 East Hess St., Phoenix. LAMBERT, Lester Lee, Seaman 2c, USNR. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Louis E. Lambert, Box 982, Kingman. LARGO, Phillip Dean, Aviation Radioman 3c, USNR. Mother, Mrs. Sarah Largo French, 1301 E. Van Buren, Phoenix. LARSON, Corwin T., 1st Lt., USMCR.

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