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Robert Morris, Jr. (January 20, 1734 – May 8, 1806) was a British-born American merchant, and signer of the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the United Stat...

7/14/2007 2/9/2016

Frank Finlay MP (1926 - 2016)

Francis "Frank" Finlay CBE Francis "Frank" Finlay, CBE (6 August 1926 – 30 January 2016) was an English stage, film and television actor. He was Oscar-nominated for his supporting role in Oliv...

2/2/2016 2/2/2016

Lucy Crane MP (1842 - 1882)

Lucy Crane From Wikipedia Lucy Crane (1842–1882) was an English writer, art critic and translator. Life Lucy Crane was born on 22 September 1842 in Liverpool, the daughter of the portrai...

10/1/2015 10/1/2015

Walter Crane (1845 - 1915)

Walter Crane From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Walter Crane Walter crane small.jpg Walter Crane, ca. 1886 Born 15 August 1845 Liverpool, Lancashire, England Died 14 March 1915 (aged...

10/1/2015 10/1/2015

John Dalton, FRS MP (1766 - 1844)

John Dalton from wikipedia John Dalton FRS (6 September 1766 – 27 July 1844) was an English chemist, meteorologist and physicist. He is best known for his pioneering work in the developmen...

1/9/2015 7/19/2015

James Hargreaves (c.1720 - 1778)

James Hargreaves James Hargreaves (c. 1720 – 22 April 1778)[2] was a weaver, carpenter and inventor in Lancashire, England. He was one of three inventors responsible for mechanising spinning. ...

7/16/2015 7/16/2015

John Kay MP (1704 - c.1780)

See the John Kay Memorial, Bury Greater Manchester at John Kay

10/28/2012 7/15/2015

John Lennon MP (1940 - 1980)

"great uncle john"

John Lennon achieved worldwide fame in the 1960s as a singer, songwriter and guitarist in one of the most successful bands of all time - The Beatles . He is credited as being the original and founding ...

4/23/2009 6/30/2015

Robert Donat MP (1905 - 1958)

Friedrich Robert Donat From Wikipedia: Friedrich Robert Donat (18 March 1905 – 9 June 1958) was an English film and stage actor. He is best known for his roles in Alfred Hitchcock's The 39...

11/5/2014 6/26/2015

Lettice Ulpha Cooper (1897 - 1994)

Lettice Ulpha Cooper , (September 3, 1897 in Eccles, Lancashire – July 24, 1994 in Coltishall, Norfolk), was an English writer. She began to write stories when she was seven, and studied Classic...

12/2/2013 6/8/2015

Lt-Col Charles Robert Tolver Michael Gerard, DSO, OBE (1894 - 1971)

"Charles Robert Tolver Michael Gerald Gerard"

Colonel Charles Robert Tolver Michael Gerard Born on 28 February 1894. Son of Hon. Robert Joseph Gerard-Dicconson and Eleanor Sarah Bankes. Married, firstly , Aimée Gwendolyn Clarke, dau...

8/26/2011 3/4/2015

Cilla Black, OBE MP (1943 - 2015)

"Cilla Black", "OBE"

Priscilla Maria Veronica White - Cilla Black OBE Cilla Black OBE (born Priscilla Maria Veronica White, 27 May 1943) is an English singer, actress, entertainer and media personality. Championed by The...

1/2/2012 2/26/2015

Sir Ian Kershaw, FBA ...(born 29 April 1943) is a British historian and author whose work has chiefly focused on the social history of 20th century Germany. He is regarded by many as one of the world...

1/9/2015 1/9/2015

William Walton MP (1902 - 1983)

Sir William Turner Walton OM In 1911 census living with Parents and Siblings at 93 Werneth Hall Road, Oldham, Lancashire From Wikipedia Sir William Turner Walton OM (29 March 1902 – 8 Ma...

1/3/2015 1/3/2015

Matthew Arnold MP (1822 - 1888)

Matthew Arnold (24 December 1822 – 15 April 1888) was an English poet and cultural critic who worked as an inspector of schools. He was the son of Thomas Arnold, the famed headmaster of Rugby Sc...

12/11/2010 12/28/2014

Lesley Sharp MP


Lesley Sharp (born in Liverpool, Lancashire) is an English stage, film and television actress, particularly well known for her variety of British television roles including Clocking Off, Bob & Rose and...

8/7/2013 8/8/2013

John Cropper MP (1797 - 1876)

The Cropper family and their residence, Dingle Bank, were well known in Liverpool throughout most of the nineteenth century. Their philanthropic works provided a source of inspiration to all citizens o...

1/24/2011 6/20/2013

Field Marshal Julian Hedworth George Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy GCB GCMG MVO DCO (11 September 1862 – 6 June 1935) was a British Army officer who served as Governor General of Canada, the...

11/3/2011 5/28/2013

Sir John Moores, CBE MP (1896 - 1993)

John Moores From Wikipedia ) John Moores was born into a working-class family in Eccles, near Salford, Lancashire on 25 January 1896. He was one of eight children and the eldest of four sons. He ...

12/7/2008 2/14/2013

Ewan MacColl (1915 - 1989)

"Ewan MacColl", "James Henry Miller"

James Henry Miller From Wikipedia (25 January 1915 – 22 October 1989), better known by his stage name Ewan MacColl, was a British folk singer, songwriter, socialist, actor, poet, playwri...

9/27/2009 2/7/2013

Sir Richard Arkwright MP (1732 - 1792)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Sir Richard Arkwright (Old Style 23 December 1732 New Style 3 January 1733 – 3 August 1792), was an Englishman who, although the patents were eventually overtur...

3/28/2010 1/24/2013

Eric Morecambe, OBE MP (1926 - 1984)

Eric Morecambe From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Born John Eric Bartholomew 14 May 1926(1926-05-14) Morecambe, Lancashire, England, UK Died 28 May 1984(1984-05-28) (aged 58) Cheltenham, Glouces...

11/1/2011 1/22/2013

Hylda Baker (1905 - 1986)

British comedienne, actress and music hall star. Wikipedia (English)

11/6/2011 1/22/2013

George Stephenson MP (1781 - 1848)

George Stephenson From Wikipedia (9 June 1781 – 12 August 1848) was an English civil engineer and mechanical engineer who built the first public railway line in the world to use steam loco...

12/8/2008 1/20/2013

Alfred Waterhouse MP (1830 - 1905)

Alfred Waterhouse (19 July 1830 – 22 August 1905) was a British architect, particularly associated with the Victorian Gothic Revival architecture. He is perhaps best known for his design for t...

11/29/2010 1/20/2013

Ringo Starr MP

"Ringo Starr"

Better known by his stage name Ringo Starr, the English musician, singer-songwriter, and actor gained worldwide fame as the drummer for The Beatles. When the band formed in 1960, Starr belonged to anot...

6/19/2007 1/20/2013

Sir Paul McCartney MP

"Paul McCartney", "Paul", "Baby Face"

Outside Peasmarsh, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom

Outside Peasmarsh, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom

Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE is an English singer-songwriter, poet, composer, multi-instrumentalist, entrepreneur, record and film producer, painter, and animal rights and peace activist. Formerly of ...

7/20/2007 1/20/2013

John Charles Julian Lennon was born in Liverpool, England. He is the only child of John Lennon, a founding member of The Beatles, and his first wife Cynthia. Named after his father's mother Julia, he...

4/23/2009 1/20/2013

Sir Rex Harrison MP (1908 - 1990)

Sir Reginald Carey "Rex" Harrison (5 March 1908 – 2 June 1990) was an English actor of stage and screen. Harrison won an Academy Award and two Tony Awards. Youth and stage career Harri...

1/15/2008 1/20/2013

George Harrison MP (1943 - 2001)

George Harrison was an English rock guitarist, singer-songwriter and film producer who achieved international fame as lead guitarist in The Beatles. Often referred to as "the quiet Beatle", Harrison em...

4/8/2010 1/20/2013

Dame Gracie Fields, DBE MP (1898 - 1979)


Dame Gracie Fields, DBE (born Grace Stansfield, 9 January 1898 – 27 September 1979), was an English-born, later Italian-based actress, singer and comedienne and star of both cinema and music hall.

3/14/2010 1/20/2013

Arthur Ignatius Conan-Doyle MP (1859 - 1930)

.findagrave... " Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (1859 - 1930) Football/athletics ", Game, Set and Lodge: Freemasons and Sport ed 4 ; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2015; page 10

9/19/2008 1/20/2013

Sir John Barbirolli, CH MP (1899 - 1970)

Barbirolli was an English conductor and cellist. He is remembered above all as conductor of the Hallé Orchestra in Manchester, which he helped save from dissolution in 1943 and conducted for the...

10/3/2012 1/20/2013