Alfred Leslie Rowse MP (1903 - 1997)

A. L. Rowse From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia A. L. Rowse Born Alfred Leslie Rowse 4 December 1903 Tregonissey, St Austell, Cornwall Died 3 October 1997 (aged 93) Cornwall, UK Occupat...

Pascoe Grenfell, MP MP (1761 - 1838)

GRENFELL, PASCOE (1761-1838), politician, was born at Marazion in Cornwall, and baptised at St. Hilary Church 24 Sept. 1761. His father, Pascoe Grenfell, born in 1729, after acting as a merchant in Lon...

Maude FilzRoy de Dunstanville, of Cornwall MP (1143 - 1207)

Maud de Dunstanville (F) 926 Pop-up Pedigree Relationship=24th great-grandmother of Raymond John Newcombe. Appears on charts: Pedigree for Susan Drake Compressed Pedigree for Raymond Jo...

Emily Hobhouse MP (1860 - 1926)

Emily Hobhouse (9 April 1860 – 8 June 1926) was a British welfare campaigner, who is primarily remembered for bringing to the attention of the British public, and working to change, the deprived...

John Couch Adams MP (1819 - 1892)

John Couch Adams FRS (5 June 1819 – 21 January 1892) was a British mathematician and astronomer. Adams was born in Laneast, near Launceston, Cornwall, and died in Cambridge. The Cornish name Cou...

Dame Daphne du Maurier, DBE (1907 - 1989)

Dame Daphne du Maurier, Lady Browning DBE ( /ˈdæfniː duː ˈmɒri.eɪ/; 13 May 1907 – 19 April 1989) was a British author and playwright. Many of...