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William Smith, MP (1756 - 1835)

William Smith (1756 – 1835) was a British politician and dissenter and Member of Parliament (MP) for Norwich. Early life William Smith was born on 22 September 1756 at Clapham (then a villag...

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William Borrer (1781 - 1862)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Borrer ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . London ...

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John Wallis MP (1616 - 1703)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... John Wallis (23 November 1616 – 28 October 1703) was an English mathematician who is given partial credit for the development of infinitesimal calculus. Be...

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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...

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Charles Moss, Bishop of Bath and Wells (1711 - 1802)

Wikipedia contributors. " Charles Moss (bishop of Bath and Wells) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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Sir George Stokes, 1st Baronet MP (1819 - 1903)

From the NNDB: British mathematician and physicist, the youngest son of the Rev. Gabriel Stokes, rector of Skreen, Co. Sligo, where he was born on the 13th of August 1819. After attending schools i...

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Richard Paul Jodrell (1745 - 1831)

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Sir Paul Jodrell, MD (1745 - 1803)

" Paul (Sir) Jodrell ", Munk's Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London

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William John Swainson, FRS, FLS (1789 - 1855)

An Eminent Author & Naturlist. Was Assistasnt Commisary General in the Army. He wasn't suited to the army life, and retired in 1815. Traveled widly in S Africa, S America Europe Sicily. Escaped the Gre...

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North Ludlow Beamish (1797 - 1872)

Wikipedia contributors. " North Ludlow Beamish ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . L...

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Richard Beamish (1798 - 1873)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . London : Harrison 1879. Vol I. page 102

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Alexander Luard Wollaston (1804 - 1874)

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Francis Wollaston (1731 - 1815)

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Wollaston (astronomer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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Francis John Hyde Wollaston (1762 - 1823)

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Wollaston (philosopher) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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William Hyde Wollaston (1766 - 1828)

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George Wollaston (1738 - 1826)

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Charlton Wollaston (1733 - 1764)

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William Fauquier (b. - 1788)

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Gov. Francis Fauquier (1703 - 1768)

Francis Fauquier (1703 – 3 March 1768) was a Lieutenant Governor of Virginia Colony (in what is today the United States), and served as acting governor from 1758 until his death in 1768. He was ...

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Francis Wollaston (1694 - 1774)

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Wollaston (scientist) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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William Magee, Church of Ireland Archbishop of Dublin (1766 - 1831)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Magee (archbishop of Dublin) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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Thomas Percival (1740 - 1804)

Biographical Summary PERCIVAL, THOMAS . 29/09/1740-30/08/1804. Ref: 1198. Male. Place of Birth: Warrington,Lancashire. Place of Death: Manchester. Place of interment: Warrington Church. Pro...

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James Heywood (1810 - 1897)

Wikipedia contributors. " James Heywood (philanthropist) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British ...

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Sir Benjamin Heywood, 1st Baronet (1793 - 1865)

Wikipedia contributors. " Benjamin Heywood ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . Londo...

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H. S. M. Coxeter (1907 - 2003)

Harold Scott MacDonald "Donald" Coxeter, Ph.D. was a British born Canadian Geometer, regarded as one of the greatest geometers of the 20th century. At 10 years old, he was already an accomplished piani...

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George Canning (1770 - 1827)

George Canning (11 April 1770 – 8 August 1827) was a British statesman and politician who served as Foreign Secretary and briefly Prime Minister. British Prime Minister 1827 (Died in Office)...

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Francis Wrangham, Archdeacon of the East Riding (1769 - 1842)

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Wrangham ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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William Long (1747 - 1818)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Long (surgeon) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed ....

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John Syer Bristowe (1827 - 1895)

John Bristowe was born in Camberwell, the son of Dr. John Syer Bristowe and his wife Mary Chesshyre. He was educated at Enfield and King’s College School. He studied medicine at St. Thomasȁ...

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Robert Bertie, 3rd Earl of Lindsey (1630 - 1701)

Robert Bertie, 3rd Earl of Lindsey gained the title of 15th Baron Willoughby de Eresby. He gained the title of 3rd Earl of Lindsey. He held the office of Hereditary Lord Great Chamberlain between 1666 ...

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John Pearson (1758 - 1826)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Pearson (surgeon) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Pearson, John (1758-1826) ", Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 44

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Philip Duval, Canon of Windsor (1732 - 1808)

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William Edward Tomline (1787 - 1836)

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Sir George Pretyman Tomline, 5th Baronet (1750 - 1827)

Wikipedia contributors. " George Pretyman Tomline ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Complete baronetage ; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1903; Vol. III; page 329

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Michael Bland (c.1777 - 1851)

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Edward Maltby, Bishop of Durham (1770 - 1859)

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Edward Conway, 1st Earl of Conway (c.1625 - 1683)

Wikipedia contributors. " Edward Conway, 1st Earl of Conway ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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William Latham (b. - 1807)

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John Randolph, Bishop of London (1749 - 1813)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Randolph (bishop of London) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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Rev John Henry Pratt, FRS (1809 - 1871)

John Henry Pratt Born: 4 June 1809 in St Mary Woolnoth, London, England Died: 28 Dec 1871 in Ghazipur, India John Pratt's mother was Elizabeth Jowett and his father was Josiah Pratt, a vicar in the C...

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Samuel Clarke (b. - 1767)

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Rev. John Barrow Lt. Col. VD, FRS, FRGS, FSA (1808 - 1898)

•John Barrow *28.5.1808 Lt. Col. V.D., F.R.S., F.R.G.S., F.S.A. +26.2.1898 Chipping, Norton, Oxfordshire. Archivist to the Admiralty.[4] MARRIAGES [By Special Licence] In the Cathedral Church,...

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Sir Gilbert Blane, 1st Baronet (1749 - 1834)

Profile picture by Martin Archer Shee, 1833. The Royal College of Physicians, London. Wikipedia contributors. " Gilbert Blane ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Gilbert (Sir) Blane ", Munks Rol...

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John Haighton (c.1755 - 1823)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Haighton ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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James Robertson Barclay (b. - 1827)

" James Robertson Barclay ", Munks Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London

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Edward Bancroft (double-agent spy) (1744 - 1821)

Edward Bancroft (9 January 1744 – 8 September 1821) was an American physician and double-agent spy during the American Revolution. He worked as a spy for Benjamin Franklin in Britain before ...

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Benjamin Guy Babington (1794 - 1866)

Considered to be the father of modern Epidemiology Wikipedia contributors. " Benjamin Guy Babington ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Benjamin Guy Babington ", Munks Roll, Royal College of P...

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William Babington (1756 - 1833)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Babington (physician) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " William Babington ", Munks Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London

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Alexander Hume-Campbell, 1st Baron Hume of Berwick (1750 - 1781)

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Samuel Charles Whitbread MP (1796 - 1879)

Wikipedia contributors. " Samuel Charles Whitbread ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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Joseph Jekyll, KC,FRS,FSA,MA (1754 - 1837)

Joseph Jekyll, K.C., F.R.S., F.S.A., M.A., of Wargrave Hill, Berkshire, barrister-at-law, Solicitor-General to the Prince of Wales, Bencher of the Inner Temple, Master in Chancery 1815-23, M.P. f...

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Joseph Jekyll, FRS,MA (1802 - 1841)

Joseph, F.R.S., M.A., of Wargrave Hill, Berkshire, b. 23 Sep 1802, bapt 13 Dec 1802 at St. Martin-in-the-Fields, educ Westminster, Christ Church, Oxford, m. 7 Nov 1837 at St. George’s, Hanov...

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Sir William Jackson Hooker (1785 - 1865)

The third East Anglian Botanist to profoundly influence British bryology in the 19th Century. "...some of Hooker’s ancestors were woollen- merchants in Devon. William’s father , Joseph ...

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Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker MP (1817 - 1911)

Joseph Dalton Hooker OM, GCSI, CB, MD, FRS Birth date – 30 June 1817 [1] Birth Place – Halesworth, Suffolk, England Date of Death – 10 Dec 1911 Place of Death – Su...

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Sir James Ivory, KH (1765 - 1842)

Biographical Summary Ivory, Sir James . 17/02/1765-21/09/1842. Ref: 796. Male. Titles and British Honours: KH(1831). Place of Birth: Dundee, Angus. Place of Death: Hampstead, London. Profes...

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Sir Wiliam Fraser, 1st Baronet of Leadclune (b. - 1818)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . London : Harrison 1869. page 466

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Edward Hussey Delaval (1729 - 1814)

Wikipedia contributors. " Edward Delaval ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Delaval family ", Westminster Abbey

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William Thomas Brande (1788 - 1866)

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Sir John Clerk of Penicuik, 2nd baronet MP (1676 - 1755)

He is described in the autumn of his days as "humming along and stuffing his pipe in order to whiff it away for half an hour," while "my lady is engaged reading over some newspaper. Miss Clerk is labou...

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Sir John Chardin, Knight MP (c.1643 - 1713)

Sir John Chardin was born circa 1643.1 He married Esther de Lardiniere Peigné on 17 November 1681.1 He died on 25 December 1713.1 Sir John Chardin was Envoy to Holland in 1684.1 He was Court J...

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Sir William Chambers MP (1723 - 1796)

Sir William Chambers (23 February 1723 – 10 March 1796) was a Scottish architect, born in Gothenburg, Sweden, where his father was a merchant. Between 1740 and 1749 he was employed by the Swedis...

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Sir Thomas Barlow, 1st Baronet (1845 - 1945)

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir Thomas Barlow, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Thomas (Sir) Barlow ", Munk's Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London

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John Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl Spencer MP (1782 - 1845)

-------------------- John Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl Spencer was born on 30 May 1782 at Spencer House, St. James's Place, St. James's, London, England.1 He was the son of George John Spencer, 2nd Ea...

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Otto Robert Frisch MP (1904 - 1979)

Otto Robert Frisch (1 October 1904, Vienna – 22 September 1979), Austrian-British physicist. With his collaborator Rudolf Peierls he designed the first theoretical mechanism for the detonation...

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Leslie Orgel MP (1927 - 2007)

Leslie Eleazer Orgel FRS[1] (12 January 1927 – 27 October 2007) was a British chemist. Contents [show] Biography[edit] Born in London, England, Orgel received his Bachelor of Arts degree in ...

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Thomas Hamilton, 9th Earl of Haddington, KT (1780 - 1858)

Biographical Summary Hamilton, 9th Earl of Haddington, Thomas . 21/06/1780-01/12/1858. Ref: 1020. Male. Titles and British Honours: Baron Melros of Tynninghame (1827), 9th Earl of Haddington (182...

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Ernst Julius Cohen MP (1869 - 1944)

Ernst Julius Cohen ForMemRS[1] (March 7, 1869 – March 5, 1944) was a Dutch Jewish chemist known for his work on the allotropy of metals. Cohen studied chemistry under Svante Arrhenius in Sto...

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Mihály (Michael) Polányi MP (1891 - 1976)

Michael Polanyi , FRS (March 11, 1891 – February 22, 1976) was a Hungarian–British polymath, who made important theoretical contributions to physical chemistry, economics, and the theory ...

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Hon Edward Howard MP (c.1637 - 1691)

Edward Howard was admitted as Fellow of the Royal Society, November 26th, 1668. Temptation of Thomas Howard circa 1808 From the original by Bernard Howard. Our Howard ancestry is easy to trace ba...

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Jean Claude Adrien Helvetius (1685 - 1755)

Read more - FR Hogg, Bruce; Freemasons and the Royal Society ed 2 ; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2012; page 56

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Benjamin Hall (1778 - 1817)

Wikipedia contributors. " Benjamin Hall (ironmaster) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Hogg, Bruce; Freemasons and the Royal Society ed 2 ; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2012; page 53

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Lord John Henry Spencer-Churchill (1797 - 1840)

Hogg, Bruce; Freemasons and the Royal Society ed 2 ; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2012; page 22

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Kenneth Stewart Cole (1900 - 1984)

Kenneth Stewart Cole (July 10, 1900 – April 18, 1984) was an American biophysicist described by his peers as "a pioneer in the application of physical science to biology". Cole was awarded the...

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John Whitcomb Bayley (b. - 1869)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Bayley (antiquary) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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Sir James Cosmo Melvill, KCB (1792 - 1861)

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George Isaac Huntingford, Bishop of Hereford (1748 - 1832)

Wikipedia contributors. " George Huntingford ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

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George Knox (1765 - 1827)

Biographical Summary " Know, Hon. George (1765-1827), of Dungannon Park , co. Tyrone. - b. 14 Jan. 1765, 5th s. of Thomas, 1st Visct. Northland [I], by Hon. Anne Vesey, da. of John, 1st Baron Knapton...

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Sir John Conroy, 3rd Baronet (1845 - 1900)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Conroy (chemist) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . ...

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Christian Gottlob Heyne (1729 - 1812)

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Admiral Sir George Elliot, KCB (1784 - 1863)

Admiral Sir George Elliot, KCB (1 August 1784 – 24 June 1863), was a Royal Navy officer who served during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, and the First Opium War. Elliot was ...

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Charles Bale, FRS (1692 - 1730)

CHARLES BALE, M.D., was born in London, and educated at Jesus College, Cambridge. He proceeded M.B in 1716, and was created M.D. 6th October, 1717, on the occasion of king George I paying a visit to th...

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William Grylls Adams (1836 - 1915)

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Pieter Zeeman, prof.dr. MP (1865 - 1943)

1902 : NOBEL Prize in Physics with Hendrik LORENTZ voor ontdekking 'het Zeeman-effect' 1898 : Lid Koninklijke Nederlandsche Akademie van Wetenschappen 1921 : Lid Royal Society of London - foreign m...

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Daniel Solander MP (1733 - 1782)

Seglade med kapten Cook på dennes första världsomsegling.

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James Lyon, 7th Earl of Strathmore (1702 - 1735)

Wikipedia contributors. " James Lyon, 7th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Hogg, Bruce; Freemasons and the Royal Society ed 2 ; Library and Museum of Freemasonry;...

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Sir Isaac Wolfson MP (1897 - 1991)

Sir Isaac Wolfson, 1st Baronet FRS[1] (17 September 1897 – 20 June 1991) was a Scottish businessman and philanthropist. He was managing director of Great Universal Stores (G.U.S. or Gussies) 1...

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Charles Williams-Wynn (1775 - 1850)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Charles Watkin Williams-Wynn PC (9 October 1775 – 2 September 1850) was a British politician of the early- to mid-19th century. He held office in both Tory and W...

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Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, 4th Baronet of Gray's Inn MP (1748 - 1789)

Biographical Summary Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, Baronet [1688], of Wynnstay , 1st s. and h. by 2d wife, b. 1749 and suc. to the Baronetcy, 23 Sep. 1749; matric. at Oxford (Oriel Coll.), 9 May 1766, ag...

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John Wilkes MP (1725 - 1797)

John Wilkes (October 25, 1725 - December 26, 1797) English politician, descended from a family long connected with Leighton-Buzzard in Bedfordshire, was born at Clerkenwell, London, on the 17th of ...

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James Watt MP (1736 - 1819)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... James Watt , (19 January 1736 – 25 August 1819) was a Scottish inventor and mechanical engineer whose improvements to the Newcomen steam engine were fundam...

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Robert Boyle-Walsingham (1736 - 1779)

Wikipedia contributors. " Robert Boyle-Walsingham ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Hogg, Bruce; Freemasons and the Royal Society ed 2 ; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2012; page 120

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Voltaire MP (1694 - 1778)

Voltaire François-Marie Arouet (French pronunciation: [fʁɑ̃swa maʁi aʁuˈwe]; 21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), better known by the pen name Volt...

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George Forster Tufnell (1723 - 1788)

" TUFNELL, George Forster (1723-98), of Turnham Green, Mdx. , and Chichester, Suss. ", The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1754-1790, ed. L. Namier, J. Brooke., 1964 Burke, Bernard, Sir. ...

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Samuel Tufnell (1682 - 1758)

" TUFNELL, Samuel (1682-1758), of Langleys, Essex. ", The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970 Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the ...

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Sir Henry Halford, 1st Baronet (1766 - 1844)

Wikipedia contributors. " Henry Halford ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Sir Henry Halford ", Munk's Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London

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Sir Francis Milman, 1st Baronet (1746 - 1821)

Biographical Summary Francis Milman , of Levaton [in Woodland], co. Devon, M.D., and Physician to His Majesty's Household," s. of the Rev. Francis Milman, B.A. (Oxford), Rector of Bast Ogwell and Vic...

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Sir Lucas Pepys, 1st Baronet (1742 - 1830)

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir Lucas Pepys, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Lucas (Sir) Pepys ", Munk's Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London

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Dr. Whitlock Nicholl (1786 - 1838)

Whitlock Nicoll or Nicholl (1786–1838) was an English physician. Known in his lifetime as a medical and theological writer, he was also responsible in his capacity as physician to Michael Farada...

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Sir William Withey Gull, 1st Baronet of Brook Street (1816 - 1890)

Sir William Withey Gull, 1st Baronet of Brook Street (31 December 1816 – 29 January 1890) was a 19th-century English physician. Of modest family origins, he rose through the ranks of the medical...

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Daniel Peter Layard, MD (1720 - 1802)

Daniel Peter Layard (1770-1802) Birth: 28 March 1720 at London, England Parents: Major Peter Layard and Marie Anne Crozé. Wife: Susanne Henriette de Boisragon, daughter of Lt.-Col. Louis...

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