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Atkinson, Louis Evans b. April 16, 1841 d. February 5, 1910 US Congressman. An 1861 graduate of the medical department of the College of the City of New York, he entered the medical department of the United States Army in 1861 and served as assistant surgeon in the First Pennsylvania Reserve Cavalry and as surgeon of the One Hundred and Eighty-eighth Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was disabled while in the Army and, being unable to practice medicine, studied law. He was admitted to the bar in 1870 and commenced practice in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania...[Read More] (Bio by: Garver Graver) Westminster Presbyterian Cemetery, Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, USA Plot: North Third-to-Green: Row 11 No 19
Kulp, Nancy b. August 28, 1921 d. February 3, 1991 Actress. A native of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, she was best known for the role of 'Miss Jane Hathaway' on the 1960s television comedy series "The Beverly Hillbillies" for which she was nominated for an Emmy Award. Before her career as an actress, she left the University of Miami in 1944 to volunteer for service in the United States Naval Reserves during World War II. As a member of the "Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service", Lt. J.G. Kulp received several decorations, including the...[Read More] (Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) Cause of death: Cancer Westminster Presbyterian Cemetery, Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, USA
Parker, Andrew b. May 21, 1805 d. January 15, 1864 US Congressman. He graduated from Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in 1824, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1826, and commenced practice in Lewistown, Pennsylvania. He served one term in Congress as a Democrat from Pennsylvania, from 1851 to 1853. He then continued the practice of law in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania, until his death. (Bio by: Garver Graver) Westminster Presbyterian Cemetery, Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, USA
Robison, John Kincaid b. July 17, 1827 d. June 20, 1897 Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War first as a Captain in the 1st Pennsylvania Volunteer Cavalry, then as Lieutenant Colonel and commander of the 16th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services in the field during the war". (Bio by: Russ Dodge) Westminster Presbyterian Cemetery, Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, USA
Rohm, Ferdinand Frederick b. August 30, 1843 d. November 24, 1917 Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. He served as a Chief Bugler in the Union Army the 16th Pennsylvania Cavalry. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for action on August 25, 1864 at Reams' Station, Virginia. His citation reads "While his regiment was retiring under fire, voluntarily remained behind to succor a wounded officer who was in great danger, secured assistance, and removed the officer to a place of safety." (Bio by: Don Morfe) Westminster Presbyterian Cemetery, Mifflintown, Juniata County, Pennsylvania, USA