Cadwalader

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Welsh: Anglicized form of Cadwaladr, an ancient Celtic name composed of the elements cad battle + gwaladr leader and commonly given to the sons of kings and princes. St Cadwalader (d. c.682) was a British chieftain who died maintaining a stronghold against the pagan Saxon invaders.

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  • Thomas Cadwalader — (1708–1779) was an American physician in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After studying medicine with his uncle Dr. Evan Jones, he traveled to London to study medicine. He lived for a while near Trenton, New Jersey, where he became the chief burgess… …   Wikipedia

  • George Cadwalader — (May 16, 1806 February 3, 1879) was a general in the United States Army during the Mexican American War and American Civil War.BiographyBorn in Philadelphia, Cadwalader studied law and was admitted to the bar. He served in the Pennsylvania state… …   Wikipedia

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