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Nicholas, Robert Carter (28 January 1729–08 September 1780), treasurer of Virginia and revolutionary leader, was born probably in Williamsburg, Virginia, the son of George Nicholas, an immigrant physician who was ambitious to establish his place in the Virginia elite, and Elizabeth Carter Burwell, the widowed daughter of ...

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Weare, Meshech (16 January 1713–14 January 1786), president and chief justice of New Hampshire, was born in the part of Hampton, New Hampshire, that in 1726 became the town of Hampton Falls and now lies in Seabrook. He was the son of Mary Waite and ...