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  • Dame Elizabeth Taylor (1932 - 2011)
    Considered one of the great actresses of Hollywood's golden years, as well as a larger-than-life celebrity, Elizabeth Taylor has starred in over fifty films, winning two Academy Awards. As much as her ...
  • Ida Mayfield Wood (1838 - 1932)
    From the Irish Echo February 17, 2011 Hibernian Chronicle: The Mayfield mystery solved in Archive / by admin / on February 17, 2011 at 4:14 am / Her death a few months later in early 1932 prompte...
  • Lady Hester Stanhope (1776 - 1839)
    Works by Stanhope: C L Meryon - Memoirs of the Lady Hester Stanhope (1845), Travels of Lady Hester Stanhope (1846) Biographies of: Kirsten Ellis - Star of the Morning, The Extraordinary Lif...
  • Sir George Reresby Sitwell, 4th Baronet (1860 - 1943)
    Sir George Reresby Sitwell, 4th Baronet (27 January 1860 – 9 July 1943) was a British antiquarian writer and Conservative politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1885 and 1895. ...
  • Cecil John Rhodes (1853 - 1902)
    Cecil John Rhodes (1853-1902) was father of the De Beers Consolidated Mining Company and the British South Africa Company, as well as a major architect of British policy in southern Africa, founder of ...

English Abroad

The purpose of this project is to record the GENi profiles of notable or interesting Englishmen/women who died abroad - the profiles of English born people of significance who either emigrated to various parts of the world and died there, or who died abroad in other circumstances -conflicts, exploration etc..

See also Scots Abroad

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New Zealand

South Africa

United States


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