William Montrose Graham was born in Washington, D. C. on 28 September 1834, the son of James D. Graham. He served in the United States Army on the frontier and during the Civil War in the artillery. He also served in the Spanish-American War. He married Mary Brewerton Ricketts. He died in 1916 and is buried in the Congressional Cemetery. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/William Montrose Graham.