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Sir John Conway, MP, 2nd (and last) Baronet (1663 - 1729)

Family and Education b. c.1663, 1st s. of Sir Henry Conway, 1st Bt.†, of Bodrhyddan by Mary, da. and coh. of Sir Richard Lloyd† of Esclus Hall, Denb. educ. Eton 1678; Christ Church, Oxf. ...

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Sir Lancelot Lake, MP (1609 - 1680)

Family and Education bap. 10 Feb. 1609, 3rd s. of Sir Thomas Lake† (d.1630) of Canons Park, sec. of state 1616-19, by Mary, da. and coh. of Sir William Ryder, ld. mayor of London 1660-1; bro. of...

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Rt Rev Jonathan Shipley, Bishop of St Asaph's (1714 - 1788)

From Wikipedia, December 2014: Jonathan Shipley (1714 – 6 December 1788) was the son of a London stationer; his mother's family were owners of Twyford House, a large manor in Winchester, Engla...

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Sir Arthur Lake, MP (1598 - 1633)

Family and Education bap. 26 Nov. 1598,1 2nd s. of Sir Thomas Lake I* and Mary, da. of Sir William Rider, Haberdasher and alderman of London; bro. of Sir Thomas II* and Lancelot†.2 educ. M. Temp...

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Sir Thomas Stapleton, MP, 5th Baronet (1727 - 1781)

Family and Education b. 24 Feb. 1727, 1st surv. s. of Sir William Stapleton 4th Bt., M.P., by Catherine, da. and h. of William Paul of Braywick, Berks. educ. Eton 1742; St. Mary Hall, Oxf. 1744. m. 27 ...

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Gen John Fane, 7th Earl of Westmorland (c.1685 - 1762)

Family and Education bap. 24 Mar. 1686, 4th son of Vere Fane, M.P., 4th Earl of Westmorland, by Rachel, da. and h. of John Bence, alderman of London; bro. of Hon. Mildmay Fane. educ. Eton 1698, L. Inn ...

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Sir William Stapleton, MP, 4th Baronet (c.1698 - 1740)

Family and Education b. ?1698, 1st s. of Sir William Stapleton, 3rd Bt., of Nevis by Frances, da. and coh. of Sir James Russell, gov. Nevis. educ. Ch. Ch. Oxf. 17 Apr. 1714, aged 15. m. 28 Apr. 1724, C...

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Sir Robert Salusbury Cotton, MP, 3rd Baronet (c.1695 - 1748)

Family and Education bap. 2 Jan. 1695, 1st surv. s. of Sir Thomas Cotton, 2nd Bt., and bro. of Sir Lynch Salusbury Cotton, 4th Bt.. educ. B.N.C., Oxf. 1714. m. Lady Elizabeth Tollemache, da. of Lionel ...

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Sir Hervey Bagot, MP, 1st Baronet of Blithfield Hall (1590 - 1660)

Family and Education b. 8 Feb. 1591, 2nd but 1st surv. s. of Walter Bagot† of Blithfield, Staffs. and Elizabeth, da. of Roger Cave of Stanford, Northants. educ. Trin., Oxf. 1608. m. (1) c.1612, ...

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Sir Edward Bagot, MP, 2nd Baronet (1616 - 1673)

Family and Education b. 23 May 1616, 2nd but 1st surv. s. of Sir Harvey Bagot†, 1st Bt., of Field Hall, Leigh by 1st w. Katherine, da. of Humphrey Adderley of Weddington, Warws. educ. Trinity, O...

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Sir Walter Bagot, MP, 3rd Baronet (1644 - 1705)

Family and Education b. 21 Mar. 1644, 3rd but 1st surv. s. of Sir Edward Bagot, 2nd Bt., by Mary, da. and h. of William Lambard of Buckingham. educ. Christ Church, Oxf. 1662; M. Temple 1666. m. lic. 25...

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Rt. Rev John Bridgeman, Bishop of Chester (1577 - 1652)

From Wikipedia, December 2014: John Bridgeman (2 November 1577 – 11 November 1652)[1] was an English Anglican clergyman. Born in Exeter, he was the eldest son of Thomas Bridgeman and grandso...

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Rt Rev Henry Bridgeman, Bishop of Sodor and Man (b. - 1682)

From Wikipedia, December 2014: Henry Bridgeman, DD (died 15 May 1682) was an Anglican clergyman who served in the Church of England as the Bishop of Sodor and Man from 1671 to 1682.[1] The third so...

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Sir Thomas Myddelton, MP, 2nd Baronet (1651 - 1684)

Family and Education b. bef. 3 Dec. 1651, 1st s. of Thomas Myddelton by his 1st w.; bro. of Sir Richard Myddelton, 3rd Bt. educ. Christ Church, Oxf. 1668; travelled abroad (France and Italy) c.1671. m....

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Sir Jonathan Trelawny, MP, 2nd Baronet Trelawny MP (1623 - 1681)

Biographical Summary " Sir Jonathan Trblawny, Bart. 1628, of Trelawny , s. and h. by 1st wife ; b. about 1623 ; matric. at Oxford (Ex. Coll.), 14 Dec. 1640, aged 17 ; was fined (with his father) �...

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General Thomas Mytton, MP (c.1597 - 1656)

Thomas Mytton (1597?-1656) was a parliamentarian general of the English Civil War. Life Born about 1597, son of Richard Mytton of Halston, Shropshire, by Margaret, daughter of Thomas Owen of ...

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Roger Pope, MP (1645 - 1710)

Family and Education bap. 23 May 1645, 1st s. of Roger Pope of Evenhall by Margaret, da. of Thomas Mitton of Halston. educ. Shrewsbury 1656; Exeter, Oxf. 1663. m. Feb. 1665, Mary, da. of Sir John Weld ...

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William Whitmore, MP (c.1682 - 1725)

Family and Education b. c.1682, 1st s. of Richard Whitmore of Lower Slaughter by Anne, da. of Sir John Weld† of Willey, Salop. educ. Christ Church, Oxf. matric. 16 Apr. 1698, aged 16. m. 13 Aug....

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Sir Nathaniel Lloyd (1669 - 1745)

Life[edit]Born in the Savoy Hospital 29 November 1669, eldest son of Sir Richard Lloyd by Elizabeth, his wife. He was educated at St Paul's School and Trinity College, Oxford, where he matriculated 9 A...

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William Ravenscroft, MP (1561 - 1628)

Family and Education b. 1560/1, 2nd surv. s. of George Ravenscroft† (d.1591/2) of Bretton, Hawarden, Flints. by Dorothy, da. of John Davies of Hawarden.1 educ. Brasenose, Oxf. 1578, aged 17, BA ...

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Cadwaladr Price, MP (c.1561 - c.1597)

Family and Education b. c.1561, 1st s. of John Wyn ap Cadwaladr of Rhiwlas by Jane, da. and h. of Thomas ap Robert of Llwyn Dedwydd, Llangwm. educ. Hart Hall, Oxf. 1581. m. Catherine, da. of Sir John L...

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William Cole, 3rd Earl of Enniskillen Willoughby Cole, 3rd Earl Of Enniskillen (1807 - 1886)

The Rt. Hon. William Willoughby Cole, 3rd Earl of Enniskillen, FRS (25 January 1807 – 21 November 1886), known by his courtesy title of Viscount Cole from 1807 to 1840, was an Irish palaeontol...

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Sir Roger Puleston, Kt., MP (c.1566 - 1618)

Family and Education b. c.1566, 1st surv. s. of Roger Puleston I of Emral by his w. Magdalene (Maud), da. of Thomas Hanmer. educ. Brasenose, Oxf. 1582, aged 16; I. Temple 1585 or 1586. m. Susanna, da. ...

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Francis Bromley, MP (c.1556 - 1591)

Family and Education b. c.1556, 1st s. of George Bromley, and bro. of Edward. educ. Shrewsbury 1565; matric. Magdalen Coll. Oxf. 1575, aged 19; I. Temple 1577. m. 1581, Joyce, 3rd da. of Edward Leighto...

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Hamilton Cottier (1900 - 1979)

Hamilton Cottier was born Hamilton Kelso in Baltimore, Maryland in 1900 to John Russell Kelso IV and Blanche Busey Kelso. His parents divorced when he was around two years of age at which point Hamil...

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Hugh Nanney, MP (c.1669 - 1701)

Family and Education b. c.1669, 2nd s. of Hugh Nanney of Nannau Hall by Jonet, da. of Owen Salusbury of Rûg, Merion. educ. Eton c.1682–7; Jesus, Oxf. matric. 8 July 1687, aged 18; L. Inn ...

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John Wynne, MP (1689 - 1718)

Family and Education b. 6 Feb. 1689, o. s. of William Wynne of Melai by Margaret, da. and h. of Hugh Lloyd Rossendale of Denbigh. educ. Jesus, Oxf. 1704. m. 7 Apr. 1713, Sydney (d. 1751), da. of Sir Wi...

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Sir William Williams, MP, 1st Baronet of Grays Inn MP (c.1634 - 1700)

Biographical Summary Sir William Williams, of Gray's Inn , co. Midx., Knt., Solicitor-General, being also of Glascoed, in Llansilin, co. Denbigh, was 2d s. of Hugh Williams, D.D., Rector of Llantrisa...

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Edward Loveden Loveden, MP (c.1751 - 1822)

Family and Education b. ?1751, o. surv. s. of Thomas Townsend of Cirencester, Glos. by Jane, da. of Thomas Baker of Buscot (by Martha, da. of Edward Loveden of Buscot). educ. Winchester 1762-5; Trinity...

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John Pugh Pryse, MP (1739 - 1774)

Family and Education b. 1739 o.s. of Thomas Pryse, M.P., by Maria Charlotte, da. and h. of Rowland Pugh of Rûg, Merion. educ. Oriel, Oxf. 1756. unm. suc. fa. 21 May 1745. Offices Held Biogra...

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Lewis Pryse, MP (c.1683 - 1720)

Family and Education b. ?1683, o.s. of Thomas Pryse of Glanfraed, Card. by Margaret, da. of Lewis Owen, M.P., of Peniarth, Merion. educ. Jesus, Oxf. 1 Apr. 1699, aged 15. m. Ann, da. and h. of John Llo...

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Thomas Pryse, MP (c.1716 - 1745)

Family and Education b. ?1716, o.s. of John Pryse of Glanseryn, Mont. by Mary, da. of David Lewis of Dolhaidd, Carm. educ. Westminster, Oct. 1724 (aged 8)-1728; Oriel, Oxf. 9 June 1732, aged 15; L. Inn...

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Mike Westmacott (1925 - 2012)

Michael Horatio Westmacott (12 April 1925 - 20 June 2012) was a prominent British mountaineer. Westmacott was a member of the 1953 British Mount Everest Expedition led by John Hunt. He was educated...

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Francis William Bourdillon (1852 - 1921)

Francis William Bourdillon (born 22 March 1852 at Runcorn, Cheshire – died 13 January 1921 at Buddington, Midhurst) was a British poet and translator. Life Born in Runcorn, Cheshire, Bourd...

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Tom Bourdillon (1924 - 1956)

Thomas Duncan Bourdillon (/bɔrˈdɪlən/ bor-dil-ən; 16 March 1924 in Kensington, London - 29 July 1956 in Bernese Oberland, Switzerland), known as Tom Bourdillon, was...

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Sir Henry Bromley, Kt., MP (c.1556 - 1615)

Family and Education b. c.1560, 1st s. of (Sir) Thomas Bromley† of Hodnet, Salop, and Elizabeth, da. of Sir Adrian Fortescue of Shirburn Castle, Oxon.1 educ. Hart Hall, Oxf. 1576, aged 16; I. Te...

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Rowland Pugh, MP (c.1579 - 1644)

Family and Education b. c.1579,1 1st s. of Richard Pugh (d.1588) of Mathafarn and Gaynor, da. of Rees Thomas of Caernarvon, Caern.2 educ. Shrewsbury sch. 1590, Jesus, Oxf. 1597, aged 18; Clement’...

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Sir Robert Digby, 3rd Baron Digby of Geashill (1654 - 1677)

Family and Education b. 30 Apr. 1654, 2nd but 1st surv. s. of Kildare, 2nd Baron Digby [I], by Mary, da. of Robert Gardiner of London; bro. of Simon Digby and William Digby. educ. privately; Magdalen C...

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James Scudamore, 3rd Viscount of Sligo (c.1684 - 1716)

On the second viscount's death on 2 June 1697 the title and lands passed to his eldest surviving son, James Scudamore, third Viscount Scudamore (bap. 1684, d. 1716), who was born at Shannon Park, Ire...

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John Scudamore, 1st Viscount Scudamore of Sligo (1601 - 1671)

John Scudamore, 1st Viscount Scudamore (22 March 1601 – 19 May 1671) was an English diplomat and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1621 and 1629. In 1628 he w...

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Hon. James Scudamore, MP (1624 - 1668)

The first viscount's son James Scudamore (1624–1668) failed to follow in his father's pious footsteps. He was born on 26 June 1624 and went to St John's College, Oxford, from 1640 to 1641. He sp...

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John Scudamore, 2nd Viscount Scudamore of Sligo (1649 - 1697)

ohn Scudamore, second Viscount Scudamore (bap. 1649, d. 1697), the son of James Scudamore's marriage, on 14 September 1648, to Jane Bennett (1628/9–1700) of Kew, was baptized at St Andrew's, H...

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John Pugh, MP (c.1675 - 1737)

Family and Education b. c.1675, 1st s. of William Pugh of Mathavarn by Margaret, da. of John Lloyd of Ceiswyn and Aberllefenni, Merion. educ. I. Temple 1690, called 1700; Jesus, Oxf. matric. 13 June 16...

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Jack Prescott Smith (1945 - 2004)

Jack Prescott Smith, as an ABC correspondent, received Peabody and Emmy awards for his coverage of technology; he died of pancreatic cancer in Marin County, California, days before what would have been...

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William Vaughan, MP (c.1707 - 1775)

Family and Education b. ?1707, 1st s. of Richard Vaughan. educ. Chester and Mortlake schools; St. John’s, Camb. 22 Dec. 1726, aged 19. m. 2 Dec. 1732, his cos. Catherine, da. and coh. of Hugh Na...

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Lt-Gen John Mostyn, MP (c.1709 - 1779)

Family and Education b. 1709, 2nd s. of Sir Roger Mostyn, 3rd Bt., M.P., by Lady Essex Finch, da. of Daniel, 7th Earl of Winchilsea; bro. of Savage and Sir Thomas Mostyn, 4th Bt. educ. Westminster June...

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Hugh Calverley, MP (c.1578 - 1606)

Family and Education b. c.1578, 2nd s. of Hugh Calverley of Lea by Mary, da. of Sir Ralph Leycester of Toft. educ. Brasenose Oxf. 1594; I. Temple 1597. unm. Offices Held Biography Calverley came of...

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Sir Henry Bagnall, MP (1556 - 1598)

Sir Henry Bagenal (c. 1556 – 14 August 1598) was marshal of the army in Ireland during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I. Life He was the eldest son of Nicholas Bagenal and Eleanor Griffi...

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Donald Crisp (1882 - 1974)

Donald Crisp (born George William Crisp, 27 July 1882 – 25 May 1974) was a British-born, later United States-based film actor. He was an early producer, director and screenwriter. His career l...

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Sir John Hanmer, MP, 1st Baronet of Hanmer (1590 - 1624)

FLINTSHIRE1624 - 29 June 1624Family and Education b. c.1591, o.s. of Sir Thomas Hanmer† of Hanmer and 2nd w. Catherine, da. of Sir John Mostyn of Mostyn, Flints. educ. Shrewsbury Sch. 1601; Orie...

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Gervase Clifton, 1st Baron Clifton MP (c.1569 - 1618)

Gervase Clifton, 1st Baron Clifton From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Gervase Clifton, 1st Baron Clifton (c. 1579–14 October 1618) was an English nobleman. Clifton was a son of Sir Jo...

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Humphrey Lloyd, MP (c.1527 - 1568)

Family and Education b. 1527, illegit. s. of Robert Lloyd of Foxhall by Joan, da. of Lewis Pigott of Denbigh. educ. Brasenose, Oxf. BA 1547, MA 1551. m. Barbara, da. of George Lumley, sis. and coh. of ...

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Thomas James Bulkeley, 7th (and last) Viscount Bulkeley (1752 - 1822)

Family and Education b. 12 Dec. 1752, posth. s. and h. of James, 6th Visct. Bulkeley, M.P., by Emma, da. and h. of Thomas Rowlands of Nant, Caern.; she m. 28 June 1760, Sir Hugh Williams, Bt.. educ. We...

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Thomas Mostyn, MP, 6th (and last) Baronet (1766 - 1831)

Family and Education b. 20 Oct. 1776, o.s. of Sir Roger Mostyn, 5th Bt.* educ. Westminster till 1793; Christ Church, Oxf. 1793. unm. suc. fa. as 6th Bt. 26 July 1796. Offices Held Sheriff, Caern. 1...

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Sir Roger Mostyn, MP, 5th Baronet (1734 - 1796)

Family and Education b. 13 Nov. 1734, 1st s. of Sir Thomas Mostyn 4th Bt. educ. Westminster 1745-51; Ch. Ch. Oxf. 1751. m. 19 May 1766, Margaret, da. and h. of Rev. Hugh Wynne, preb. of Salisbury cathe...

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Thomas Bulkeley, MP (c.1633 - 1708)

Family and Education b. c.1633, 4th but 2nd surv. s. of Thomas, 1st Visct. Bulkeley of Cashel [I], and bro. of Henry Bulkeley and Robert Bulkeley. educ. Jesus, Oxf. 1652; G. Inn 1654. m. Jane, da. and ...

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Robert Hovenden, D.D. (b. - 1620)

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Sir William Jones, MP, Judge of the King's Bench (c.1566 - 1640)

Family and Education b. 1566/7,1 1st s. of William Jones (William ap Gruffydd ap John) of Castellmarch and 1st w. Margaret, da. of Humphrey Wynn ap Meredydd of Y Gesail Gyfarch, Caern.2 educ. ?St. Edmu...

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John Trevor (1668 - 1687)

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Marcus Trevor, 3rd Viscount Dungannon (1669 - 1706)

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Robert Bertie, MP (1677 - 1710)

Family and Education b. 28 Feb. 1677, 4th s. of James Bertie, 1st Earl of Abingdon, by 1st w.; bro. of Hon. Henry II*, Hon. James* and Montagu Venables-Bertie*, Lord Norreys. educ. New Coll. Oxf. 1693;...

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Colonel Sir Ernest Makins, KBE, CB, DSO (1869 - 1959)

Sir Ernest Makins, KBE, CB, DSO, Honorary Brigadier General (born 14 October 1869 — died 18 May 1959) was a British military officer, statesman and Conservative Party politician. He was educat...

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Thomas Francis Wenman, MP (1745 - 1796)

Family and Education b. 18 Nov. 1745, 2nd s. of Philip, 3rd Visct. Wenman [I], M.P., and yr. bro. of Philip, 4th Visct. educ. Westminster; Univ. Coll. Oxf. 1762; I. Temple 1764, called 1770. unm. Off...

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Willoughby Bertie, 3rd Earl of Abingdon MP (1692 - 1760)

Willoughby Bertie, 3rd Earl of Abingdon was born on 28 November 1692 at Lindsey House, Westminster, London, England.4 He was the son of Hon. James Bertie and Elizabeth Willoughby.1,3 He married Ann...

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Philip Wenman, 4th/7th Viscount Wenman of Tuam (1742 - 1800)

Family and Education b. 18 Apr. 1742, 1st s. of Philip, 3rd Visct. Wenman [I], M.P., by Sophia, da. of James Herbert, M.P., of Kingsey, Bucks. educ. Westminster 1752; Oriel, Oxf. 1760. m. 7 July 1766, ...

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Philip Wenman, 3rd/6th Viscount Wenman of Tuam (1719 - 1760)

Family and Education b. 23 Nov. 1719, 1st s. of Richard, 2nd Visct. Wenman [I], by Susanna, da. of Seymour Wroughton of Eastcott, Wilts. educ. Abingdon g.s.; Oriel, Oxf. 1737. m. 13 July 1741, Sophia, ...

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Richard Wenman, 4th/1st Viscount Wenman of Tuam (1657 - 1690)

BRACKLEY1689Family and Education b. 6 Nov. 1657, 4th but 1st surv. s. of Sir Francis Wenman, 1st Bt., by 1st w. educ. Oriel, Oxf. 1673. m. 17 Apr. 1682 (with £15,000), Catherine, da. and coh. of...

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Sir William Dawes, 3rd Bt, Archbishop of York (1671 - d.)

From Wikipedia, November 2014: Sir William Dawes, 3rd Baronet (12 September 1671–30 April 1724) was an Anglican prelate. He served as Bishop of Chester from 1708 to 1714 and then as Archbishop...

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Richard Dowdeswell, MP (c.1653 - 1711)

Family and Education b. c.1653, 1st s. of William Dowdeswell of Pull Court by Judith, da. of Elkin Wymonsold of Putney, Surr. educ. Christ Church, Oxf. matric. 27 July 1669, aged 16. m. 1676, Elizabeth...

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Sir William Ellys, MP, 2nd Baronet (1674 - 1727)

Family and Education b. 2 May 1654, 1st s. of Sir Thomas Ellys, 1st Bt., of Wyham, Lincs. by Anne, da. of Sir John Stanhope† of Elvaston, Derbys. educ. Lincoln, Oxf. matric. 1670, MA 1671. m. 2 ...

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Stephen Breyer, Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court MP

Stephen Gerald Breyer (/ˈbraɪər/; born August 15, 1938) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Appointed by President Bill Clinton in 1994, and known ...

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John Bligh, 3rd Earl of Darnley (1719 - 1781)

Family and Education b. 1 Oct. 1719, 2nd s. of John Bligh, M.P. [I], 1st Earl of Darnley [I], by Theodosia Hyde, suo jure 10th Baroness Clifton of Leighton Bromswold, da. of Edward Hyde, M.P., 3rd Earl...

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Richard Swinfen, MP (1677 - 1726)

Family and Education bap. 11 Apr. 1677, 1st surv. s. of Francis Swinfen of Shrewsbury, Salop by Jane Doughty. educ. Pembroke, Oxf. 1694; M. Temple 1696. unm. suc. fa. 15 Mar. 1694, gdfa. to Swinfen 12 ...

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George Musgrave, MP (c.1740 - 1824)

Family and Education b. ?1740, 2nd s. of George Musgrave, storekeeper of the Ordnance at Chatham (and gd.-s. of Sir Christopher Musgrave, 4th Bt., M.P., of Edenhall, Cumb.), by Sarah, da. of Benjamin R...

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Sir Thomas Robinson, MP,1st Baronet of Rokeby (1703 - 1777)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Sir Thomas Robinson, 1st Baronet (1703–1777) was an English politician, architect and collector. With an extravagant character, his life attracted numerous anecd...

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Arthur Hill, 4th Marquess of Downshire, KP (1812 - 1868)

Arthur Wills Blundell Sandys Trumbull Windsor Hill, 4th Marquess of Downshire KP (6 August 1812 – 6 August 1868) was an Irish peer, styled Earl of Hillsborough until 1845.

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Edward Thomas Foley, MP (1791 - 1846)

Family and Education b. 21 Dec. 1791, 1st s. of Hon. Edward Foley† of Stoke Edith and 2nd w. Elizabeth Maria, da. and h. of Thomas Hodgetts of Prestwood, Staffs.; bro. of John Hodgetts Hodgetts ...

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Francis Gwyn, MP (c.1699 - 1777)

Family and Education b. ?1699, 2nd s. of Francis Gwyn and bro. of Edward Prideaux Gwyn. educ. Ch. Ch. Oxf. 4 June 1717, aged 18; M. Temple 3 Mar. 1718, called 12 May 1727. m. (1) May 1737, Lora (d.1734...

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Edward Prideaux Gwyn, MP (c.1698 - 1736)

ConstituencyDatesCHRISTCHURCH22 Feb. 1724 - 1727WELLS1727 - 18 Apr. 1729Family and Education b. ?1698, 1st s. of Francis Gwyn and bro. of Francis Gwyn. educ. Ch. Ch. Oxf. 9 Dec. 1713, aged 15; M. Templ...

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Thomas Winnington, MP (1696 - 1746)

Family and Education b. 31 Dec. 1696, 2nd but 1st surv. s. of Salwey Winnington, M.P., of Stanford Court (e. bro. of Edward Jefferies, formerly Winnington) by Anne, da. of Thomas Foley, M.P., of Witley...

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Francis Winnington, MP (1704 - d.)

Family and Education b. Feb. or Mar. 1704, 1st s. of Francis Winnington of Broadway, Worcs. (e. bro. of Edward Jefferies, formerly Winnington) by Anne, da. of Thomas Jackson of London. educ. Westminste...

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Humphrey Salwey, MP (1575 - 1652)

From Wikipedia, November 2014 Humphrey SalweyFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Humphrey Salwey (1575–1652) was an English politician who sat in the House of Com...

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Edward Salwey, MP (1603 - d.)

From Wikipedia, November 2014: Edward Salwey (born 1603) was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1659. Salwey was the son of Humphrey Salwey of Stanford Court, Stanf...

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Sir John Winnifrith (1908 - 1994)

Sir Alfred John Digby Winnifrith KCB (16 October 1908- 1 January 1994) was a senior British Civil Servant at the Ministry of Agriculture. Winnifrith was born at Ightham, Kent, the son of Rev Bertra...

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Sir Thomas Smith, MP, 1st Baronet of Hatherton (c.1622 - 1675)

Family and Education b. c.1622, 1st s. of Sir Thomas Smith of Hatherton by Mary, da. of Sir Hugh Smith of Long Ashton, Som. educ. Magdalen Coll. Oxf. matric. 9 June 1638, aged 16. m. 16 June 1657, Abig...

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Sir Robert Spiller, Kt., MP MP (c.1592 - 1637)

Family and Education b. c.1592, 1st son of Henry Spiller* of Laleham, Middlesex, and 1st wife Dorothy. educ. Trinity, Oxford 1610, aged 18, BA 1611; L.Inn 1611.[1] m. 11 Nov. 1615,[2] Dorothy, ...

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Sir Roger Meredith, MP, 5th (and last) Baronet (c.1677 - 1739)

Family and Education b. ?1677, 6th s. of Sir Richard Meredith, 2nd Bt., M.P., by Susanna, da. of General Philip Skippon, M.P., of Foulsham, Norf. educ.Lincoln, Oxf. 19 Oct. 1693, aged 16; M. Temple 169...

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Sir Basil Dixwell, MP, 2nd (and last) Baronet (1665 - 1750)

Family and Education b. 11 Dec. 1665, o.s. of Sir Basil Dixwell, 1st Bt., of Broom House by Dorothy, da. and coh. of Sir Thomas Peyton, 2nd Bt., of Knowlton. educ. Christ Church, Oxf. 1682. m. (1) Doro...

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John Dolben, MP (1662 - 1710)

Family and Education bap. 1 July 1662, 2nd s. of John Dolben, abp. of York 1683–6, and bro. of Gilbert Dolben*. educ. Westminster 1676; I. Temple 1677, called 1684; Christ Church, Oxf. 1678; tra...

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Sir Gilbert Dolben, MP, 1st Baronet of Findon (c.1658 - 1722)

Family and Education b. c.1658, 1st s. of John Dolben, archbishop of York 1683-6, by Catherine, da. of Ralph Sheldon of Stanton, Derbys.; bro. of John Dolben. educ. Westminster 1671; Christ Church, Oxf...

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John Dolben, Most Rev. Archbishop of York (1625 - 1686)

From Wikipedia, October 2014: John Dolben (1625–1686) was an English priest and Church of England bishop and archbishop. Contents [show] 1 Life 1.1 Early life1.2 Bishop1.3 Death and family2 ...

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Taiye Selasi MP

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The debut novelist of Ghana Must Go is a world traveler who popularized the term “Afropolitan” to describe multicultural Africans making waves in fashion, art, music, and literary scenes....

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Benjamin Jealous MP

Benjamin Todd Jealous (born January 18, 1973) is an American political and civic leader and the former president and chief executive officer of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored P...

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Sir Francis Kynaston, MP (1587 - c.1649)

Family and Education b. 1587, 1st s. of Sir Edward Kynaston of Oteley and 1st w. Isabel, da. of Sir Nicholas Bagnall† of Newry, co. Down and Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffs.1 educ. Oriel, Oxf. 1601, ag...

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Sir Philip Carey, MP (c.1580 - 1631)

Family and Education b. c.1580, 3rd s.of Sir Edward Carey† (d.1618) of Aldenham, Herts. and Catherine, da. of Sir Henry Knyvett of E. Horsley, Surr.; bro. of Adolphus* and Sir Henry Carey I*.1 e...

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Sir Adolphus Carey, MP (c.1578 - 1609)

Family and Education b. c.1578, 2nd s. of Sir Edward Carey† (d.1618) of Aldenham, Herts. and Catherine, da. of Sir Henry Knyvet of East Horsley, Surr.; bro. of Sir Henry I* and Sir Philip*.1 edu...

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Sir Walter Blount, 1st Baronet MP (c.1594 - 1654)

Family and Education b. c.1594, 1st s. of Sir George Blount of Sodington, and Eleanor, da. of William Norwood of Lockhampton, Glos. educ. Balliol, Oxf. 1610, aged 16; I. Temple 1611. m. by 1611, Elizab...

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George Wylde, MP (1594 - 1650)

Family and Education bap. 20 Jan. 1594,1 2nd. s. of George Wylde I* (d.1616) of the Harriots, Droitwich, Worcs. and Frances, da. of Sir Edmund Huddleston of Sawston, Cambs.; bro. of John*.2 educ. Balli...

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John Wylde, MP (c.1591 - c.1669)

Family and Education b. c.1591, 1st s. of George Wylde I* of the Harriots, and Frances, da. of Sir Edmund Huddleston of Sawston, Cambs.; bro. of George II*.1 educ. Balliol, Oxf. 1605, aged 14, BA Oxf. ...

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