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    Find a Grave Birth: 1661 Death: Mar. 24, 1736 Architect, originally assistant to Sir Christopher Wren and himself the designer of some of London's finest churches, and of the West towers of Wes...
  • D H Lawrence (1885 - 1930)
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  • Frieda Lawrence (1879 - 1956)
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  • Sir Michael Stanhope of Rampton (1508 - 1552)
    Family and Education b. by 1508, 2nd s. of Sir Edward Stanhope of Rampton, Notts. by Adelina, da. of Sir Gervase Clifton of Clifton, Notts. m. by Nov. 1537, Anne, da. of Nicholas Rawson of Aveley, Es...
  • Thomas Sandby, RA (1721 - 1798)
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People Connected to Nottinghamshire

Historical County of England

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// HELP is always welcome - Please get involved!!//


How to use this Page

  1. Please link any GENI Profiles with links to Nottinghamshire to this project.
  2. You can ALSO add the earliest heads of families to the list of Nottinghamshire Families on Geni below (don't forget to link their profiles to the project as well). These would usually be male! Please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

Note People with links to Nottinghamshire can be linked to the project but not necessarily added to the list below.

People connected to Nottinghamshire can also be linked to the following projects.

Historical and Political people

- accommodated by the project Historical Nottinghamshire which covers the History of Nottinghamshire and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please visit Nottinghamshire - Famous People and add them to the listing there.


People from Nottinghamshire who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "Northumberland families on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.

To participate in any project

- you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistance. See the discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going!

See also the following GENi projects


Heads of Nottinghamshire Families on Geni

Names with Bold links are to Geni profiles. Other links take you to external biographical web pages.

























Emigrants from Nottinghamshire

Please add the names of people from Nottinghamshire who settled in the "New World"


South America

United States

  • Arthur Warren, immigrated to America about 1635 and is known to have settled in Weymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony before 1638



South Africa

1820 British Settlers in South Africa

Other Pages for People Connected to English Counties


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