Other Free Encyclopedias » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia - Gabor, Dennis to Ghetto


deaf founded thomas

Gallaudet, family name of U.S. educators of the deaf. Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet (1787–1851) founded the Hartford School for the Deaf in 1817. His older son, Thomas Gallaudet (1822–1902), founded a church for the deaf in New York City and a home for elderly deaf mutes in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Edward Miner Gallaudet (1837–1917), the younger son, founded Gallaudet College (1864) in Washington, D.C.

RĂ³mulo Gallegos [next] [back] (Abraham Alfonse) Albert Gallatin

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or