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Admiral George Churchill, MP (1653 - 1710)

) Family and Education b. 20 Feb. 1654, 3rd but 2nd surv. s. of Sir Winston Churchill† of Minterne Magna; bro. of Charles* and John Churchill†, 1st Duke of Marlborough. unm. 1s. illegit...

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Col. John Hamilton, Comte de Hamilton (b. - 1691)

Col. John Hamilton, Comte de Hamilton was killed in the Battle of of Aughrim during the during the Williamite War in Ireland. He married in January 1690 Elizabeth Macan and had issue.

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Major John Montgomery of Scots Army MP (1660 - 1721)

William Montgomery Born 1660 in Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotlandmap Son of Hugh Montgomery and Katherine Scott Brother of James Montgomery Husband of Isabella Burnett — married January 8...

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Charles Aston (b. - 1690)

Charles Aston, served with the British Army in Ireland and was killed in action at the Battle of the Boyne, 1 July 1690.

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Christopher I Burggraf und Graf zu Dohna-Schlodien (1665 - 1733)

Christopher I, Burgrave and Count of Dohna-Schlodien (2 April 1665 – 11 October 1733) was a Prussian general and diplomat. Life Dohna was born at the Palace of Coppet near Geneva, one of t...

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Alexander Burggraf und Graf zu Dohna-Schlobitten (1661 - 1728)

) Alexander Burggraf und Graf zu Dohna-Schlobitten (25 January 1661 – 25 February 1728) was a Prussian field marshal and diplomat. Alexander zu Dohna was born at the Palace of Coppet near Ge...

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Sir Arthur Rawdon, 2nd Baronet (1662 - 1695)

Sir Arthur Rawdon (17 October 1662 - 17 October 1695) built a large part of Moira, County Down in the seventeenth century. He was known as 'Father of Irish Gardening' and 'The Cock of the North'. He ...

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General Henry Lumley (c.1658 - 1722)

General Henry Lumley (c. 1658 – 18 October 1722) was a British soldier and Governor of Jersey. He was the second son of John Lumley and Mary Compton, and younger brother of Richard Lumley,...

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Major General James Ferguson (1650 - 1705)

) James Ferguson (d. 1705), of Balmakelly and Kirtonhill, Kincardineshire, was a Scottish major-general, colonel of the Cameronian regiment. Ferguson was the third son of William Ferguson, laird ...

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Lt.-Gen. Emanuel Scrope Howe MP (1663 - 1709)

Lieutenant-General Emanuel Scrope Howe (c. 1663 – 26 September 1709), of The Great Lodge, Alice Holt Forest, Hampshire, was an English diplomat, army officer and Member of Parliament. Life ...

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Admiral Sir John Ashby (1646 - 1693)

) Sir John Ashby (1646 - 12 June 1693) was an officer of the Royal Navy, who rose to the rank of Admiral. Ashby was the fourth son of Robert Ashby and his wife Alice, who was a sister of Sir Thomas A...

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General Charles Chalmont, Marquis de St Ruth (1650 - 1691)

Charles Chalmont Marquis of St Ruth[1] (circa 1650 – 12 July 1691) was a French general. Early in his military career, he fought against Protestants in France. Later, he fought in Ireland on t...

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Lieutenant General Philibert-Emmanuel de Froulay, chevalier de Tessé (1651 - 1701)

Philibert-Emmanuel de Froulay, chevalier de Tessé (1651 – Cremona, August 20, 1701), was baron d'Ambrières and a French army commander, fighting in the Williamite War in Ireland....

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Lieutenant-General Thomas Erle, PC, MP (c.1650 - 1720)

Family and Education b. c.1650, 2nd but 1st surv. s. of Thomas Erle† (d. 1650) of Bindon House, Axmouth, Devon by Susanna, da. of William Fiennes, 1st Visct. Saye and Sele. educ. Trinity, Oxf....

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Lt.-Gen John Cutts, 1st Baron Cutts PC (Ire) (c.1661 - 1707)

Family and Education b. c.1661, 2nd s. of Richard Cutts of Arkesden and Matching, Essex by Joan, da. of Sir Richard Everard, 1st Bt., of Much Waltham, Essex. educ. St. Catharine’s Hall, Camb. ...

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George Cholmondeley, 2nd Earl MP (c.1666 - 1733)

George Cholmondeley 2nd Earl of Cholmondeley PC FRS From Wikipedia George Cholmondeley, 2nd Earl of Cholmondeley, PC, FRS (1666 – 7 May 1733), styled The Honourable from birth until 1715 a...

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General Hugh Mackay MP (c.1640 - 1692)

III. General Hugh Mackay of Scoury, known among his countrymen as An Shenilir Mor, The Great General, to distinguish him from other generals of the name of Mackay. In our memoir of the 3rd Lord Reay we...

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Dr. Lancelot Vance MP (1625 - c.1689)

A descendant of Bart Welch has provided the following information: Additional information can be obtained from: Beers Project, p. 54 (Be sure to view the Beers information at full magnification...

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Sir Francis Bryan MP (1630 - 1693)

Merge data to be resolved: Birth Location Glouster Co, Virginia OR County Clare, Ireland. -------------------- Francis Bryan III , eldest son of William Smith Bryan and Catherine Morgan, was born abo...

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Hendrik van Nassau-Ouwerkerk, heer van Ouwerkerk en Woudenberg MP (1640 - 1708)

Henry de Nassau, Lord Overkirk Henry, Count of Nassau, Lord of Overkirk (Dutch: Hendrik van Nassau-Ouwerkerk, French: Henry de Nassau d'Auverquerque) (1640–18 October 1708) was a Dutch milit...

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Enea Silvio, conte di Caprara MP (1631 - 1701)

Count Aeneas Sylvius de Caprara (1631 – February 1701), also known as Enea Silvio or Äneas Sylvius von Caprara, was an Austrian Field Marshal during the Nine Years' War. Biography ...

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Charles Schomberg, 2nd Duke of Schomberg (1645 - 1693)

Charles Schomberg, 2nd Duke of Schomberg ('s-Hertogenbosch, 5 August 1645 – Turin, 17 October 1693) was a general in the Prussian, Dutch and British Army, the second person to be Duke of Schom...

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Justin MacCarthy, Viscount Mountcashel MP (c.1638 - 1694)

Justin McCarthy, Viscount Mountcashel (died 1 July 1694) was a Jacobite general in the Williamite War in Ireland, and a personal friend of James II. Background McCarthy was the younger son of...

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John Dalrymple, 2nd Earl of Stair (1673 - 1747)

Field Marshal John Dalrymple, 2nd Earl of Stair KT PC (20 July 1673 – 9 May 1747) was a Scottish soldier and diplomat. He served in the Nine Years' War and the War of the Spanish Succession an...

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Admiral Thomas Mathews (1676 - 1751)

Thomas Mathews (October 1676 – 2 October 1751) was a British officer of the Royal Navy, who rose to the rank of admiral. Mathews joined the navy in 1690 and saw service on a number of ship...

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Admiral Sir John Leake (1656 - 1720)

Sir John Leake (4 July 1656 – 21 August 1720) was an English Admiral in the Royal Navy and a politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1708 to 1715. Leake was born at Rotherhithe, th...

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Field Marshal George Wade (1673 - 1748)

Field Marshal George Wade (1673 – 14 March 1748) was a British Army officer who served in the Nine Years' War, War of the Spanish Succession, Jacobite rising of 1715 and War of the Quadruple A...

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Admiral of the Fleet Sir George Rooke, PC, MP (1650 - 1709)

The following history of parliament bio concentrates on his political views and career. For a more detailed view of his naval battles, see Family and Education b. 1650, 1st s. of Sir William Rooke of...

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George Munro, 2nd of Bearcrofts (b. - 1760)

George Munro of Auchinbowie, originally of Bearcrofts was a Scottish born military officer of the late 17th century. He was the first Munro of Auchinbowie. Lineage George Munro was the eldest...

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Major General Roger Elliott (c.1665 - 1714)

Major General Roger Elliott (c. 1665 – 16 May 1714) was one of the earliest British Governors of Gibraltar. His nephew George Augustus Eliott also became a noted Governor and defender of Gibra...

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Victor Marie, V. duc d'Estrées MP (1660 - 1737)

Golden Fleece - Knights: Spanish Branch Victor Marie d'Estrées - English Victor Marie d'Estrées - French Biography Son of Marshal Jean II d'Estrées (1624-1707), Victor ...

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Admiral Rt. Hon. George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington MP (1664 - 1733)

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on George Byng: Admiral Rt. Hon. George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington [1] M, #174839, b. 27 January 1663/64, d. 17 January 1732/33 Last Edited=14 Aug 2011...

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Philippe II d'Orléans, régent du Royaume de France MP (1674 - 1723)

Philippe d'Orléans Golden Fleece - Knights: Spanish Branch Royal house Philippe d’Orléans House d'Orléans Philippe d’Orléans, né le 2 ao&#...

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Christian Detlev greve af Reventlow (1671 - 1738)

Links: Reventlow: Christian Detlev, Count von Reventlow (June 21, 1671 – October 1, 1738) was a Danish diplomat and military leader. He was the son of Conrad, Count Reventlow, chancell...

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Sir James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde (1665 - 1745)

James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde KG, KT (April 29, 1665 – November 16, 1745), Irish statesman and soldier, son of Thomas Butler, Earl of Ossory and his wife Emilia von Nassau, Countess of Oss...

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Admiral Sir John Balchen (1670 - 1744)

Admiral Sir John Balchen (2 February 1670 – 4 October 1744) (sometimes written as Sir John Balchin) was an officer of the British Royal Navy with a long and distinguished career during the lat...

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Henry Sidney, 1st Earl of Romney MP (1641 - 1704)

Henry Sydney (or Sidney), 1st Earl of Romney (8 April 1641 – 8 April 1704) was born in Paris, a son of Robert Sidney, 2nd Earl of Leicester, of Penshurst Place in Kent, England, by Lady Doroth...

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Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough (1650 - 1721)

Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough (1650 – 17 December 1721) was an English soldier and statesman best known for his role in the Glorious Revolution. Origins Lumley was the son of ...

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Field Marshal George Douglas-Hamilton, 1st Earl of Orkney MP (c.1666 - 1737)

The title 'Earl of Orkney' was created for the distinguished soldier, General Lord George Hamilton, but in reality the ennoblement was at least as much in honour of his wife, Elizabeth Villiers, who wa...

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Carl Rudolf, Duke of Württemberg-Neuenstadt (1667 - 1742)

Carl Rudolf (Neuenstadt am Kocher, 29 May 1667 – Neuenstadt am Kocher, 17 November 1742) was third and last Duke of Württemberg-Neuenstadt, army commander in Danish service and Field Ma...

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Ferdinand Willem, Duke of Württemberg-Neuenstadt (1659 - 1701)

Ferdinand Willem, Duke of Wurttemberg-Neuenstadt (September 12, 1659, Neuenstadt am Kocher – June 7, 1701, Sluis) was a general in the Dutch army. Ferdinand Wilhelm (original German spelli...

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Camille d'Hostun de la Baume, duc d'Hostun (1652 - 1728)

Camille d'Hostun de la Baume, duc de Tallard (14 February 1652 – 20 March 1728) was a French noble, diplomat and military commander, who became Marshal of France. Military career Talla...

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John Ernst, Count of Nassau-Weilburg (1664 - 1718)

John Ernst of Nassau-Weilburg (Weilburg, June 13, 1664 – Heidelberg, February 27, 1719) was an Imperial Generalfeldmarschall, from 1675 to 1688 Count and from 1688 till his death Prince (F�...

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Admiral. Sir Cloudesley Shovell MP (1650 - 1707)

Admiral of the Fleet Sir Cloudesley Shovell (c. November 1650 – 22 October or 23 October 1707), was an English naval officer. Rising through the ranks and fighting in many of the important battl...

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Henri de Massue, 2nd Marquis de Ruvigny, Earl of Galway (1648 - 1720)

Henri de Massue, Marquis de Ruvigny, afterwards Earl of Galway PC (9 April 1648 – 3 September 1720) was a French Huguenot soldier and diplomat who was influential in the English service in the...

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Juan Manuel Fernández Pacheco y Zúñiga, VIII. duque d'Escalona MP (1650 - 1725)

Juan Manuel María de la Aurora Fernández Pacheco Acuña Girón y Portocarrero, grandee of Spain, 8th Duke of Escalona, 8th Marquis of Villena, 12th Count of San Esteban de...

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Charles Henri de Lorraine, prince de Vaudémont MP (1642 - 1723)

Knight of the Order of the Golden Fleece French - Wikipedia English - Wikipedia Château de Commercy, Lorraine, France - where Charles Henri died. Les délices des Pays-Bas ou D...

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Frederick Charles, Duke of Württemberg-Winnental (1652 - 1698)

Links: Geneall Wikipedia

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Frédéric Armand, I. duc de Schomberg (1616 - 1690)

Friedrich Hermann (or Frédéric-Armand), 1st Duke of Schomberg (originally von Schönberg), KG (December 1615 or January 1616 – 11 July 1690), was a marshal of France and a ...

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Sir George Walker MP (c.1635 - c.1690)

) Sir George Walker (c.1618 – 1 July 1690 Old Style) was an English soldier and Anglican priest, known as the Defender of Londonderry.[citation needed] He was joint Governor of Londonderry dur...

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Maj. General Richard Hamilton (c.1655 - 1717)

) Richard Hamilton (c.1655 - December 1717) was a Jacobite Irish army officer who fought on both sides during the Williamite War in Ireland. Biography Richard was a younger son of George Hami...

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Sir George Hamilton, Comte de Hamilton, Maréchal de Camp (c.1621 - 1676)

Sir George Hamilton (bef. 1621–1676), Comte de Hamilton, Maréchal de Camp, married Frances Jennings, sister of the Duchess of Marlborough and had issue. He commanded an Irish regiment und...

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Antoine Nompar de Caumont, marquis de Puyguilhem, duc de Lauzun (1632 - 1723)

Antoine Nompar de Caumont, marquis de Puyguilhem, duc de Lauzun (1632 – November 19, 1723) was a French courtier and soldier. He was the only love interest of the "greatest heiress in Europe",...

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Godard van Reede, 1st Earl of Athlone (1644 - 1702)

About Godard van Reede II Veldt-Marshal Godard van Reede, 1st Earl of Athlone was born on 4 June 1644 at Amerongen Castle, Utrecht, The Netherlands. He was the son of Godard Adriaan van Reede...

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Adm. John Berkeley, 3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton (1663 - 1697)

John Berkeley, 3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton (1663 – 27 February 1697) was an English admiral. Biography He was the second son of John Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton, and succ...

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Thomas Tollemache MP (c.1651 - 1694)

Thomas Tollemache (Talmash or Tolmach) (c. 1651 – 1694) was an English soldier; the second son of Sir Lionel Tollemache of Helmingham, Suffolk and his wife, Elizabeth, 2nd Countess of Dysart. ...

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Carlos II de Aragón y Gurrea, IX. duque de Villahermosa MP (1634 - 1692)

Carlos de Aragón de Gurrea y de Borja, 9th duke of Villahermosa (1634 – 14 April 1692) was a Spanish nobleman, viceroy and governor. He was Governor of the Habsburg Netherlands betw...

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Louis François, duc de Boufflers MP (1644 - 1711)

Golden Fleece - Knights: Spanish Branch Wikipedia - Louis François, duc de Boufflers * Spanish succession - Louis François, Duc de Boufflers Louis François, Duc de Bouffler...

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Eugène François, prince de Savoie MP (1663 - 1736)

Prince Eugene of Savoy (François Eugène; 18 October 1663 – 21 April 1736), was one of the most successful military commanders in modern European history, rising to the highest of...

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Admiral of the Fleet Henry Killigrew, MP (c.1652 - 1712)

Family and Education b. c.1652, s. of Henry Killigrew, DD, canon of Westminster, master of the Savoy Hosp., London by his w. Judith. m. lic. 9 Feb. 1692 (aged 40), Lucy, da. of Thomas Jervoise of Herri...

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Admiral of the Fleet Edward Russell, 1st Earl of Orford, PC (1653 - 1727)

Admiral of the Fleet Edward Russell, 1st Earl of Orford, PC (1653 – 26 November 1727) was the First Lord of the Admiralty under King William III. Naval career He was a son of the Hon. ...

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Arthur Herbert, 1st Earl of Torrington (c.1648 - 1716)

Arthur Herbert, 1st Earl of Torrington (c. 1648 – 13 April 1716) was a British admiral and politician of the late 17th and early 18th century. Cashiered as a rear-admiral by James II of Englan...

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John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough MP (1650 - 1722)

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Charles Colbert, marquis de Croissy (1629 - 1696)

Charles Colbert, marquis de Croissy (1625 – July 28, 1696) was a French statesman and diplomat. Biography Colbert was born in Reims. Like his elder brother Jean Baptiste Colbert, began...

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Richard Talbot, 1st Earl of Tyrconnell MP (1630 - 1691)

Richard Talbot, 1st Earl of Tyrconnell PC (1630 – 14 August 1691) was an Irish royalist and Jacobite soldier. Life The youngest of sixteen children of Sir William Talbot, 1st Baronet, ...

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Louis Joseph de Bourbon, III. duc de Vendôme (1654 - 1712)

Louis Joseph de Bourbon, Duke of Vendôme - English Louis Joseph de Vendôme - French Golden Fleece - Knights: Spanish Branch Louis Joseph de Bourbon, Duke of Vendôme (Louis ...

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François de Neufville, II. duc de Villeroy (1644 - 1730)

François de Neufville, 2ème duc de Villeroy (7 April 1644 – 18 July 1730) was a French soldier. Biography Villeroy was born in Lyon into noble family which had risen into...

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Anne Jules, II. duc de Noailles MP (1650 - 1708)

Anne Jules de Noailles, 2nd Duke of Noailles (5 February 1650 – 2 October 1708) was one of the chief generals of France towards the end of the reign of Louis XIV, and, after raising the regime...

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Jacques Henri I de Durfort, duc de Duras MP (1625 - 1704)

Jacques Henri de Durfort, Duke of Duras (October 9, 1625 – October 12, 1704) was marshal of France. Life Jacques Henri was the oldest son of Guy Aldonce de Durfort (1605–1665), ...

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Guy Aldonce de Durfort, duc de Lorges MP (1630 - 1702)

Guy Aldonce de Durfort, duc de Lorges, marshal of France, (22 August 1630 – 22 October 1702), was a French nobleman and soldier. Guy Aldonce was the fourth son of Guy Aldonce de Durfort (1...

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François Henri de Montmorency, duc de Piney-Luxembourg MP (1628 - 1695)

François Henri de Montmorency, Duke of Piney, called Luxembourg (January 8, 1628 – January 4, 1695) was a French general, marshal of France, famous as the comrade and successor of the g...

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Louis XIV le Grand, roi de France et Navarre MP (1638 - 1715)

King Louis XIV of France belonged to DNA haplogroup R1b (Y-DNA) Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia King of France and Navarre: Reign 14 May 1643 – 1 September 1715 (72 years, 110...

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Vittorio Amedeo II di Savoia, re di Sardegna MP (1666 - 1732)

Full name Vittorio Amedeo Francesco di Savoia a short summary from Wikipedia Victor Amadeus II Duke of Savoy Reign 12 June 1675 – 3 September 1730 Predecessor Charles Emmanuel II ...

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Frederick I of Prussia MP (1657 - 1713)

Was as Friedrich III. Elector von Brandenburg As Friedrich II. Duke of Preußen As Friedrich I. King in Preussia. Links: The Peerage Geneall Find a Grave Wikipedia: English Deutsch

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Ludwig Wilhelm, Markgraf von Baden-Baden (1655 - 1707)

der Türkenlouis Links The Peerage , Geneall , The Full Wiki , Wikipedia English , Deutsch ,

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Maximilian II Emanuel, Kurfürst von Bayern MP (1662 - 1726)

Knight in the Order of the Golden Fleece Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia Elector of Bavaria: Reign 1679–1726 Predecessor: Ferdinand Maria Successor: Charles VII Albert

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Charles V Leopold, duc de Lorraine MP (1643 - 1690)

-------------------- Karl V. (Lothringen) aus Wikipedia, der freien Enzyklopädie Wechseln zu: Navigation, Suche Karl V. Karl V. Leopold, genannt der Herzog ohne Herzogtum, (* 3. Ap...

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Willem III van Oranje-Nassau, King of England, Ireland, William II of Scotland MP (1650 - 1702)

King of England, Scotland and Ireland - Prince of Orange - Stadtholder of Guelders, Holland, Zealand, Utrecht, and Overijssel William III (14 November 1650 – 8 March 1702)[1] was a sovereign P...

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Georg Friedrich von Waldeck-Eisenberg, Fürst zu Waldeck (1620 - 1692)

Links: Geneall Wikipedia Deutsch ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Prince Georg Friedrich of Waldeck (31 January 1620, Arolsen – 19 No...

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