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Hiram Bingham

Hiram Bingham (1789 - 1863) was a clergyman and an early missionary to Hawaii. He is buried at Grove Street Cemetery, in New Haven, Connecticut.

A later Hiram Bingham (1875 - 1956) was an American explorer and politician. A teacher at Yale, he rediscovered the Incan settlement of Machu Picchu of 1911. In later life, he was a senator.