Birthdays in History in August 1814

  • Aug 1 Maxcy Gregg, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1862)
  • Aug 8 Esther Hobart Morris, suffragist/anti-slavery activist
  • Aug 10 John Clifford Pemberton, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), (d. 1881)
  • Aug 10 William Lowndes Yancey, MC (Confederacy), (d. 1863)
  • Aug 10 Henri Nestlé, Swiss industrialist (d. 1890)
  • Aug 13 Anders Jonas Ångström, Swedish physicist (d. 1874)
  • Aug 14 Henry Hayes Lockwood, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1899)
  • Aug 23 James Roosevelt Bayley, first Bishop of Newark, New Jersey, and the eighth Archbishop of Baltimore (d. 1877)
  • Aug 28 Sheridan le Fanu, Irish writer (d. 1873)