Ancestry.com. Biographies of Remarkable Characters, Ancient and Modern [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data: Eccentric Biography, or Sketches of Remarkable Characters, Ancient and Modern. Boston, MA, USA: Nathanial Balch, Jr., 1825.
This database contains biographical sketches on approximately seventy-five individuals from ancient and modern times. Note: keep in mind that this work was published in 1825, so "modern" is a relative term. For a complete list of those whose biographies are included in this collection, view the last three images of this work.