Noah Webster (1758-1843). American lexicographer. He published his first dictionary in 1806.
Chauncey A. Goodrich (1790-1860). American clergyman and lexicographer. He was the son-in-law of Noah Webster.
Noah Porter (1811-1892). American lexicographer, professor of philosophy and President of Yale College (1871-1886).
1768 pages plus lxxii (72 pages) prior to the start of the dictionary explaining pronunciation and etymology of the words.