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Charles Kingsley, Revd.
(1819 - 1875)
Charles Kingsley (12 June 1819 – 23 January 1875) was a minister of the Church of England, a university professor, historian and novelist. He is particularly associated with the West Country a...
Edward Douglas-Scott-Montagu, 3rd Baron Montagu of Beaulieu MP
(1926 - 2015)
Edward John Barrington Douglas-Scott-Montagu, 3rd Baron Montagu of Beaulieu (born 20 October 1926) is a British Conservative politician well known in Britain for founding the National Motor Museum, a...
Reverend W. Awdry MP
(1911 - 1997)
"Rev. Wilbert Vere Awdry"
The Reverend Wilbert Vere Awdry, OBE (15 June 1911 – 21 March 1997), was an English Anglican cleric, railway enthusiast, and children's author. Better known as the Reverend W. Awdry, he was the ...
Christopher Eric Hitchens MP
(1949 - 2011)
Christopher Eric Hitchens (born 13 April 1949) was an English-American author and journalist whose books, essays, and journalistic career span more than four decades. He was an utterly engaging deeply ...
Admiral Francis Egerton MP
(1824 - 1895)
Admiral Francis Egerton
Admiral Francis Egerton (15 September 1824 – 15 December 1895), known as Francis Leveson-Gower until 1833, was a British naval commander and politici...
"Sweet" Fanny Adams
(c.1859 - d.)
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fanny Adams (April 1859 – 24 August 1867) was a young English girl murdered by solicitor's clerk Frederick Baker in Alton, Hampshire. The expression "sw...
George Albert Meredith MP
(1828 - 1909)
George Meredith, OM
(12 February 1828 – 18 May 1909) was an English novelist and poet of the Victorian era.
Meredith was born in Portsmouth, England, a son and ...