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Wambach, Abby

(Encyclopedia) Wambach, Abby (Mary Abigail Wambach)wmbk, 1980?, American soccer player, b. Rochester, N.Y. A forward, she was the all-time leading scorer for the Univ. of Florida Gators (1998?2001?

New York, State University of

(Encyclopedia) New York, State University of, est. 1948 by the amalgamation under one board of trustees of 29 state-supported institutions. It now comprises all state-supported institutions of higher?

Jonathan RICHMOND, Congress, NY (1774-1853)

RICHMOND Jonathan , a Representative from New York; born in Dartmouth, Mass., July 31, 1774; completed preparatory studies; moved to western New York in 1813 and settled in Aurora, Cayuga County?

Alex Morgan

Name at birth: Alexandra Patricia MorganAlex Morgan is the speedy forward for the U.S. women's national soccer team who scored two goals in the team's opening game of the 2012 Olympics. Morgan is "?

Micah BROOKS, Congress, NY (1775-1857)

BROOKS Micah , a Representative from New York; born in Brooksvale, near Cheshire, Conn., May 14, 1775; received his early education from his father; a pioneer and one of the earliest surveyors of?

Moses Lindley LEE, Congress, NY (1805-1876)

LEE Moses Lindley , a Representative from New York; born in Minisink, N.Y., May 29, 1805; pursued classical studies; was graduated from Union College in 1827 and from the College of Physicians?

Oliver PHELPS, Congress, NY (1749-1809)

PHELPS Oliver , a Representative from New York; born in Poquonock, Hartford County, Conn., October 21, 1749; completed preparatory studies; engaged in mercantile pursuits in Granville, Mass., in?

John Canfield SPENCER, Congress, NY (1788-1855)

SPENCER John Canfield , a Representative from New York; born in Hudson, N.Y., January 8, 1788; was graduated from Union College, Schenectady, N.Y., in 1806; studied law; was admitted to the bar in?