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Wikipedia contributors. " Frederick Evelyn ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Evelyn, Helen (1915). The History of the Evelyn Family . London: Eveleigh Nash. page 185

2/3/2016 2/3/2016

5/22/2008 1/1/2016

John MacBride (c.1735 - 1800)

Wikipedia contributors. " John MacBride (Royal Navy officer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

12/17/2015 12/22/2015

Capt. Joseph Gorham MP (1725 - 1790)

"Gorhams Rangers"

Added by Elwin C. Nickerson- Captain Joseph Gorham- formed and Trained Harwich, Massachusetts Elite Ranger Regiment Queens Own. Gorhams Rangers- Defeated French at Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia- Elite R...

5/21/2009 12/3/2015

Anthony Bacon (1718 - 1786)

Wikipedia contributors. " Anthony Bacon (industrialist) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/14/2012 7/26/2015

Christian Friedrich Rall MP (1730 - 1797)

"Theodor Rall", "Christian Friedrich von Rall"

Christian Friedrich Rall was born 5 Januray 1730 in Kassel as the younger brother of Johann Gottlieb Rall (1726 - 1776) and Alexander Franz Rall. Rewarded for good service in 1754 by Prince Frederick...

3/10/2015 3/28/2015

Vice-Adm. Savage Mostyn, MP (c.1713 - 1757)

Savage Mostyn (c.1713 – 16 September 1757) was an officer of the Royal Navy who saw service during the War of the Austrian Succession and the Seven Years' War. He embarked on a political career,...

11/25/2014 3/3/2015

Captain Maurice Suckling (1726 - 1778)

Captain Maurice Suckling was born on 4 May 1726 at Barsham, Suffolk, England. He was the son of Reverend Maurice Suckling and Mary Turner.1 He died on 17 July 1778 at age 52 at London, England. He wa...

3/11/2007 12/28/2014

Biographical Summary Lieutenant-General Charles Fitzroy , was elevated to the Peerage, 17th October, 1780, as Baron Southampton of Southampton , co. Hants. His lordship m. in 1758, Anne, daughter a...

12/22/2008 5/29/2014

) Maj.-Gen. Hon. John Barrington was born circa 1722. He was the son of John Barrington, 1st Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Anne Daines.1 He married Elizabeth Vassal, daughter of Florentius ...

12/28/2010 5/3/2014

William Wildman Barrington-Shute, 2nd Viscount Barrington of Ardglass was born on 15 January 1717.1 He was the son of John Barrington, 1st Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Anne Daines.1 He marri...

12/28/2010 5/3/2014

Marshal Alejandro, Conde de O'Reilly (1722 - 1794)

"Alejandro O'Reilly"

Marshal Alejandro, Conde de O'Reilly (1722, Dublin, Ireland - March 23, 1794, Bonete, Spain ) (English: Alexander, Count de O'Reilly), was an Irish-born military reformer and Inspector-General of Inf...

3/16/2009 2/14/2014

John Morgan (1735 - 1789)

) John Morgan (June 10, 1735 – October 15, 1789) was co-founder of the Medical College at the University of Pennsylvania, the first medical school in Colonial America; and he served as the s...

2/14/2014 2/14/2014

Johann Nikolaus, Graf Luckner (1722 - 1794)

"Nicolas de Luckner"

Sehe Wikipedia...

5/29/2013 1/7/2014

Biographical Summary " Francis Geary , of Polesden in Great Bookham, co. Surrey, Admiral of the White, s. of Francis Geaet, of Cheddiugton, Bucks, and Aroall Magna, Salop, by Judith, da. and h. of Ro...

8/22/2009 8/25/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Constantine John Phipps, 2nd Baron Mulgrave , PC (19 May 1744 – 10 October 1792) was an English explorer and officer in the Royal Navy. He served during the Se...

4/29/2011 8/25/2013

Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Pleydell Dawnay, 3rd Viscount Downe FRS (8 April 1727 – 9 December 1760), was a British soldier and politician. Dawnay was the eldest son of the Honourable John Dawn...

6/13/2010 8/24/2013

Vice Admiral Sir George Collier (11 May 1738 – 6 April 1795) was an officer of the Royal Navy who saw service during the Seven Years War, the American War of Independence and the French Revolu...

8/6/2013 8/6/2013

Joseph Augustin de Mailly, marquis d'Haucourt (1708 - 1794)

"Augustin-Joseph de Mailly"

Augustin-Joseph de Mailly (5 April 1708, Villaines-sous-Lucé – 25 March 1794, Arras) was a French general, governor and nobleman. Augustin-Joseph de Mailly was marquis d'Haucourt and ...

7/3/2013 7/23/2013

Philippe de Noailles, duc de Mouchy MP (1715 - 1794)

"Philippe de Noailles", "comte de Noailles", "duc de Mouchy (1747)", "prince de Poix (1729)", "duc de Poix (1767)"

Golden Fleece - Knights: Spanish Branch Wikipedia - English - Philippe de Noailles.... Philippe de Noailles, comte de Noailles and later prince de Poix, duc de Mouchy, and duc de Poix à ...

6/8/2009 7/23/2013

ADMIRAL SIR THOMAS PASLEY, BARONET (1734-1808) is the sixth child and fifth son of James Pasley of Craig (c.1694-1773). His date of birth is not known but his baptism was registerd at Westerkirk in E...

2/2/2013 7/20/2013

Having served in the navy Middleton was comptroller of the navy from 1778 to 1790, "standing out through that period of inept administration as the pillar of the service." In April 1805, at a most crit...

10/6/2008 6/27/2013

He fought in the Battle of Culloden in 1746, where he was wounded. He fought in the Capture of Havannah, at the head of the Grenadiers, and was wounded. He fought in the Capture of Martinique. He...

2/9/2012 5/26/2013

12/22/2008 3/26/2013

Admiral Thomas Pye (c.1708 - 1785)

Sir Thomas Pye (c.1708/9 – 26 December 1785) was an officer of the Royal Navy who served during the War of the Austrian Succession, the Seven Years' War, and the American War of Independence. ...

2/23/2013 2/23/2013

Sir John Laforey, 1st Baronet was a senior and controversial British naval officer of the 18th century whose extensive career was spent mainly on the North American and West Indian stations. During h...

5/3/2012 2/23/2013

) William Phillips (1731 – May 13, 1781) was a renowned artilleryman and general officer in the British Army who served as a major-general in the American War of Independence. Early career...

2/10/2012 2/23/2013

Jean-Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau , né le 1er juillet 1725 à Vendôme et mort le 10 mai 1807 à Thoré-la-Rochette, est un militaire français ...

2/18/2013 2/18/2013

Johan von Ewald (1744 - 1813)

"Johann"

------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------- Johann von Ewald (20 March 1744 – 25 ...

6/9/2012 2/5/2013

) Lieutenant-General Sir John Vaughan KB (c. 1731 – 30 June 1795), styled The Honourable from 1741, was a British soldier and a Member of Parliament in both the British and Irish Parliaments. ...

2/5/2013 2/5/2013

Vice Admiral Sir George Collier (11 May 1738 – 6 April 1795) was an officer of the Royal Navy who saw service during the Seven Years War, the American War of Independence and the French Revolu...

2/5/2013 2/5/2013

Henry Herbert, 10th Earl of Pembroke, 7th Earl of Montgomery (3 July 1734 – 26 January 1794) was the son of the ninth earl of Pembroke, and was named after his father. He was educated at Eto...

11/27/2008 2/2/2013

General Hugh Percy, 2nd Duke of Northumberland gained the title of 2nd Duke of Northumberland. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Lieutenant...

10/2/2007 2/2/2013

Sir Chaloner Ogle, 1st Baronet (1726 – 27 August 1816) was an officer of the Royal Navy. He served during the Seven Years' War, American War of Independence, and the French Revolutionary and N...

5/25/2012 1/31/2013

General Charles O'Hara (1740 - 1802)

General Charles O'Hara (1740 – 25 February 1802) was a British military officer who served in the Seven Years War, American War of Independence, and French Revolutionary War, and later served ...

1/31/2013 1/31/2013

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis KG (31 December 1738 – 5 October 1805), styled Viscount Brome between 1753 and 1762 and known as The Earl Cornwallis between 1762 and 1792, was a Br...

8/15/2009 1/30/2013

General Henry Lawes Luttrell, 2nd Earl of Carhampton PC (7 August 1743 – 25 April 1821) was a politician and soldier. Military career Educated at Westminster School and Christ Church, ...

1/29/2013 1/29/2013

Augustus John Hervey, 3rd Earl of Bristol, PC (19 May 1724 – 23 December 1779) was a British admiral and politician. Naval career Further information: Great Britain in the Seven Years ...

10/6/2008 1/29/2013

) Field Marshal Sir George Howard PC KB (17 June 1718 – 16 July 1796) was a British military officer. Military career Born the son of Thomas Howard and his wife Mary, Howard was commis...

1/27/2013 1/27/2013

12/22/2008 1/27/2013

Lieutenant (Clan MacLeod), Lieutenant-General (Swedish Army), Regimental Colonel (Highland Scotland), Major-General (British Army) John Mackenzie, Lord MacLeod (1727 - 2 April 1789) born Castle L...

1/26/2013 1/26/2013

) Lieutenant-General William Keppel (5 November 1727 – March 1782) was a British soldier, the third son of Willem Anne van Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle. Military career On 17 December...

11/11/2010 11/6/2012

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Admiral Sir John Lindsay KB (1737 – 4 June 1788) was a British naval officer of the 18th century, and the father of Dido Elizabeth Belle... ...His parents we...

10/25/2012 10/31/2012

) John Eliot (2 June 1742 – 2 May 1769) was a Royal Navy captain. He was appointed Governor of West Florida in 1767, and committed suicide shortly after his arrival in Pensacola in 1769. L...

10/30/2012 10/30/2012

Patrick Tonyn (1725–1804) was a British General who served as the second colonial governor of East Florida from 1775 to 1783. Tonyn was from a military background. His father, Charles Tony...

10/30/2012 10/30/2012

Admiral the Honourable Sir William Cornwallis GCB (10 February 1744 – 5 July 1819) was a Royal Navy officer who fought in the Napoleonic Wars. He was the brother of Charles Cornwallis, the 1st...

6/16/2012 6/16/2012

Admiral Sir Henry Harvey, KB (July, 1743 – 28 December 1810) was a long-serving officer of the British Royal Navy during the second half of the eighteenth century. Harvey participated in numer...

6/15/2012 6/15/2012

Sir Charles Thompson, 1st Baronet (c.1740 – 17 March 1799, Fareham) was a British naval officer. After long service in the Seven Years' War, American War of Independence and War of the First C...

6/15/2012 6/15/2012

Franz Wenzel Graf of Kaunitz-Rietberg (* July 2, 1742 in Vienna, † December 19, 1825 ibid) was an Austrian general who saw service in the Seven Years War and Wars of the French Revolution. ...

6/15/2012 6/15/2012

Field Marshal William Harcourt, 3rd Earl Harcourt, of Stanton Harcourt, Oxfordshire, GCB (20 March 1743 – 17 June 1830) was a British nobleman and soldier. He was the younger son of Simon Harc...

6/15/2012 6/15/2012

Adam Duncan, 1st Viscount Duncan of Camperdown 1 July 1731 – 4 August 1804 Place of birth Lundie, Angus, Scotland Place of death Cornhill-on-Tweed, Northumberland, England Allegiance U...

4/25/2008 6/15/2012

Sir Robert Brice Kingsmill, 1st Baronet (1730 – 23 November 1805) was an officer of the Royal Navy who served during the Seven Years' War, the American War of Independence and the French Revol...

6/15/2012 6/15/2012

Wichard Joachim Heinrich von Möllendorf (7 January 1724 – 28 January 1816) was a Generalfeldmarschall of the Kingdom of Prussia. Biography Möllendorf was born in Lindenbe...

1/1/2009 6/14/2012

Colonel Dundas laid the foundation of his system of military tactics, which was published in 1788, under the title of ‘Principles of Military Movements, chiefly applicable to Infantry.’...

9/20/2011 6/14/2012

Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey, KB PC (23 October 1729 – 14 November 1807) was one of the most important British generals of the 18th century. He was the fourth son of Sir Henry Grey, 1st Baronet...

8/3/2008 6/14/2012

Prince Frederick Josias of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (German Friedrich Josias von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld) (26 December 1737 – 26 February 1815) was a general in the Austrian service. Biography...

8/27/2009 6/14/2012

Friedrich Adolf Graf von Kalckreuth (22 February 1737 – 10 June 1818) was a Prussian Generalfeldmarschall. Kalkreuth was born in Sotterhausen near Sangerhausen. He entered the regiment of ...

9/20/2011 6/14/2012

François Sebastien Charles Joseph de Croix, Count of Clerfayt (14 October 1733 – 21 July 1798), a Walloon, joined the army of the Habsburg Monarchy and soon fought in the Seven Years Wa...

5/11/2012 6/14/2012

Friedrich William, Fürst zu Hohenlohe-Kirchberg was born in Kirchberg[disambiguation needed ], Hohenlohe, (now part of Baden-Württemberg, Germany) on 2 December 1732. He was a member of...

10/24/2011 6/14/2012

Lieutenant-General Rt Hon Sir Ralph Abercromby MP (1734 - 1801)

"Abercrombie"

Sir Ralph Abercromby KB (sometimes spelt Abercrombie) (7 October 1734 – 28 March 1801) was a Scottish soldier and politician. He rose to the rank of lieutenant-general in the British Army, was...

8/27/2011 6/13/2012

Friedrich Adolf Riedesel, Freiherr zu Eisenbach (June 3, 1738, Lauterbach, Hesse – January 6, 1800) was the commander of a regiment of soldiers from the Duchy of Brunswick (Braunschweig-Wolfen...

11/9/2011 6/13/2012

General Sir William Medows KB (31 December 1738 – 14 November 1813) was an Englishman and a general in the British Army. Military career Sir William was the son of Philip Medows, deput...

6/13/2012 6/13/2012

Lt. Col. Charles Mawhood (1729 - 1780)

Lt. Col. Charles Mawhood (23 December 1729 – 29 August 1780) was the British commander at the Battle of Princeton. His military service began with purchase of a cornetcy in 1st Dragoon Gua...

6/13/2012 6/13/2012

Admiral Hon. Samuel Barrington was born in 1729. He was the son of John Barrington, 1st Viscount Barrington of Ardglass and Anne Daines.1 He died in 1800. Admiral Hon. Samuel Barrington gained ...

12/28/2010 6/8/2012

Thomas would become a major general in the British army, created a baronet in 1786, and was, after his posting to the Bahamas, governor of Dominica and of the Leeward Islands. -----------------------...

5/22/2012 6/8/2012

In 1787 he attained flag rank, and in 1788 he married his cousin Martha Parker. With the outbreak of war with Revolutionary France (note: at this point France was not under Napoleon as Napoleon's cou...

12/16/2008 6/8/2012

Admiral Samuel Graves (1713 - 1787)

Admiral Samuel Graves (17 April 1713 – 8 March 1787) was a British Royal Navy admiral who is probably best known for his role early in the American War of Independence. Military career ...

5/8/2012 6/8/2012

Thomas Graves, 1st Baron Graves KB (23 October 1725 – 9 February 1802) was a British Admiral and colonial official. Naval career Graves was the second son of Rear-Admiral Thomas Graves...

6/6/2008 6/8/2012

Vice Admiral George Darby (c.1720 – 1790) was an officer in the Royal Navy. He was the second son of Jonathan Darby III Esq. (d.1742/3), of Leap Castle, in King's County, Ireland. Early ca...

7/14/2010 6/7/2012

Jean comte d'Estaing (1729 - 1794)

Jean Baptiste Charles Henri Hector, comte d'Estaing (24 November 1729 – 28 April 1794) was a French general, and admiral. He began his service as a soldier in the War of the Austrian Successio...

2/29/2012 6/7/2012

Admiral Sir Edward Hughes (c.1720 - 1794)

Admiral Sir Edward Hughes RN (c. 1720 – 1794) was a Royal Navy officer who commanded the East Indies Station. Naval career Hughes joined the Royal Navy in 1735, and four years later, w...

6/7/2012 6/7/2012

) George Johnstone (1730 – 24 May 1787) was an officer of the Royal Navy who saw service during the War of the Austrian Succession, the Seven Years' War and the American War of Independence, r...

7/9/2011 5/26/2012

Captain Edward Knowles (1744 - 1761)

) Edward Knowles (1744 – c. 28 December 1761) was an officer of the Royal Navy, who saw service during the Seven Years War. Knowles was born into a distinguished naval family, with his fat...

1/17/2009 5/25/2012

Sir Charles Knowles, 1st Baronet (c.1704 – 9 December 1777) was an officer of the Royal Navy, who saw service during the War of Jenkins' Ear, the wider War of the Austrian Succession, and the ...

1/17/2009 5/25/2012

Vice-Admiral Philip Durell (1707 – 26 August 1766) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Port Admiral at Plymouth. Naval career Durell joined the Royal Navy as an ordinary seaman ...

3/13/2009 5/25/2012

George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney, KB (bap. 13 February 1718 – 24 May 1792) was a British naval officer. He is best known for his commands in the American War of Independence, particular...

2/17/2011 5/25/2012

Admiral Sir Robert Harland, 1st Baronet (ca. 1715 – 21 February 1784) was a Royal Navy officer who became Commander-in-Chief of the East Indies Station. Naval career Born the son of Ca...

5/25/2012 5/25/2012

From Admiral Sir Charles Saunders was possibly the son of James Saunders of Bridgewater in Somerset. He entered the Royal Navy in 1727 and served under Captain Anson in his voyage around the world. I...

5/25/2012 5/25/2012

Philippe Henri, marquis de Ségur, est un militaire français né le 20 janvier 1724 et mort le 3 octobre 1801, qui fut maréchal de France et Secrétaire d'État ...

8/25/2008 5/24/2012

Vice-Admiral Temple West (1714 - 1757)

Vice-Admiral Temple West (1714 – 9 August 1757) was a British naval officer, best known for his role as second-in-command to Admiral John Byng in the Battle of Minorca. Early career and fa...

5/18/2012 5/24/2012

WATSON, CHARLES (1714–1757), rear-admiral, born in 1714, was son of Dr. John Watson, prebendary of Westminster (d. 1724). His maternal grandfather was Alexander Parker [q. v.], whose wife Pruden...

5/24/2012 5/24/2012

Vice-Admiral Sir Joshua Rowley (1730–1790) was the eldest son of Admiral Sir William Rowley. Sir Joshua was probably born on 1 May 1730 at the family home of Tendring Hall in Suffolk. Rowley s...

12/16/2008 5/24/2012

Sir John Moore, 1st Baronet KB (24 March 1718 – 2 February 1779) was a British officer of the Royal Navy during the War of the Austrian Succession and the Seven Years War. He eventually rose t...

5/22/2012 5/22/2012

Lord Viscount Forrest, Admiral RN MP (c.1702 - 1770)

"Lord Viscount Forrest"

) Arthur Forrest (died 26 May 1770) was an officer of the Royal Navy who saw service during the War of the Austrian Succession and the Seven Years' War, rising to the rank of captain and the post of ...

10/14/2010 5/22/2012

Thomas Arthur Lally Thomas Arthur, comte de Lally, baron de Tollendal (January 1702 – 9 May 1766) was a French General of Irish Jacobite ancestry. He commanded French forces in India during th...

5/2/2012 5/22/2012

) Sir William Draper KCB (1721 – January 8, 1787), was a British military officer who conquered Manila in 1762, but lost Minorca in 1782. He was involved in 1774 with a key meeting that agreed...

4/21/2012 5/22/2012

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Admiral Sir George Pocock, KB (6 March 1706 – 3 April 1792) was a British officer of the Royal Navy. Early career Pocock was from Chieveley in Berkshire, the...

10/23/2010 5/22/2012

Lt. Gen. Sir Eyre Coote, Kt. MP (1726 - 1783)

He was the descendant of a younger brother of the Earl of Mountrath, was born, most probably at his father's seat in the County of Limerick, in 1726. He entered the army at an early age, and it is beli...

5/22/2012 5/22/2012

Admiral of the Fleet and Governor of Colonial New York. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Admiral of the Fleet Sir Charles Hardy (ca. 1714 ...

8/7/2011 5/22/2012

Andrew Rollo, 5th Lord Rollo, (November 18, 1703 - Leicester, June 20, 1765) was a Scottish army commander in Canada and Dominica during the Seven Years' War, who led the British land forces in the c...

4/4/2011 5/22/2012

William Shirley (1694 - 1771)

William Shirley (2 December 1694 – 24 March 1771) was a British colonial administrator who served twice as Governor of the Province of Massachusetts Bay (1741–1749 and 1753–1756)...

5/22/2012 5/22/2012

Robert Monckton (24 June 1726 – 21 May 1782) was an officer of the British army and a colonial administrator in British North America. He had a distinguished military and political career, bei...

7/27/2011 5/22/2012

"William Howe, 5th Viscount Howe, KB, PC (10 August 1729 – 12 July 1814) was a British army officer who rose to become Commander-in-Chief of British forces during the American War of Independenc...

6/15/2008 5/21/2012

Colonel Thomas Carleton (1735 - 1817)

Thomas Carleton (c. 1735 – February 2, 1817) was a British army officer who was promoted to Colonel during the American Revolutionary War after relieving the siege of Quebec in 1776. After the...

5/20/2012 5/20/2012

Guy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester, KB (Strabane, Co. Tyrone, Ireland, 3 September 1724 – 10 November 1808 Stubbings, Maidenhead, Berkshire), known between 1776 and 1786 as Sir Guy Carleton, w...

2/24/2012 5/20/2012

"General George Keppel, 3rd Earl of Albemarle KG PC (London, 8 April 1724 – 13 October 1772), styled Viscount Bury until 1754, becoming 3rd Earl of Albermale, (title of 1697), in 1757 on the d...

6/16/2008 5/20/2012

Frederick II "the Great", King of Prussia MP (1712 - 1786)

"The Great (Der Grosse)", "Frederick the /Great/", "Frederick the Great"

Friedrich der Große Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia ADB In Deutsch Preussen.de: Friederick II In German history In German

6/19/2007 5/20/2012

Pers .Data Ref.: < ) Charles Lee (February 6, 1732 – October 2, 1782) was a British soldier who later served as a General of the Continental Army during the American War of Independence. Lee...

5/20/2012 5/20/2012

General John Burgoyne MP (1722 - 1792)

"Gentleman Johnny"

General John Burgoyne (24 February 1722 – 4 August 1792) was a British army officer, politician and dramatist. He first saw action during the Seven Years' War when he participated in several bat...

12/26/2010 5/20/2012

Don Pedro Pablo Abarca de Bolea y Jiménez de Urrea, 10th Count of Aranda (Siétamo, Huesca, 1718 – Épila, Saragossa 1798), was a Spanish statesman and diplomat. Early l...

7/2/2011 5/20/2012