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John Singleton Copley MP (1738 - 1815)

(portrait by Gilbert Stuart) John Singleton Copley (1738[1] – 1815) was an American painter, born presumably in Boston, Massachusetts, and a son of Richard and Mary Singleton Copley, both Iris...

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Bridget Jones (1906 - 1957)

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Sir Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom MP (1874 - 1965)

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, Hon. RA (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 19...

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John Winton, Lieutenant (1683 - 1767)

Please take note of the Londonderry, Ulster Northern Ireland records that are accompanied with this profile. 1740 Tax Records-Ireland, County Londonderry, Parrish- Aghadowey, John Winton, James Winton,...

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Bartholomew Ashwood MP (c.1621 - 1680)

Bartholomew Ashwood (1622–1680) was an English puritan divine. Life Ashwood was 'a Warwickshire man,' son of a clergyman of the same name (who matriculated at Magdalen College, Oxford, in ...

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Thomas Waite, of Alford & Portsmouth MP (c.1601 - 1665)

1634- Immigrated to New England with his brothers Richard and Gamaliel. He settled in Portsmouth, Rhode Island. His brothers settled in Boston, MA. 1639, July 1- Granted a house lot in Portsmouth, RI...

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Ada Caroline Huntington (1876 - 1948)

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George Dewsnap (1814 - 1873)

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Catherine Walters (1839 - 1920)

Catherine Walters Catherine Walters, also known as "Skittles" , was a fashion trendsetter and one of the last of the great courtesans of Victorian London. Walters was rumoured to have had intellect...

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