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Thomas Vaughan MP
(1621 - 1666)
Thomas Vaughan (17 April 1621 − 27 February 1666) was a Welsh philosopher, now remembered for his writings in the area of natural magic.
A Royalist cle...
John Singleton Copley MP
(1738 - 1815)
(portrait by Gilbert Stuart)
John Singleton Copley (1738 – 1815) was an American painter, born presumably in Boston, Massachusetts, and a son of Richard and Mary Singleton Copley, both Iris...
(1906 - 1957)
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...
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,...
Bartholomew Ashwood MP
(c.1621 - 1680)
(1622–1680) was an English puritan divine.
Ashwood was 'a Warwickshire man,' son of a clergyman of the same name (who matriculated at Magdalen College, Oxford, in ...
Thomas Waite, of Alford & Portsmouth MP
(1601 - 1665)
"Wayte", "Weight. Waite", "Wait"
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...
Ada Caroline Huntington MP
(1876 - 1948)
(1814 - 1873)
(1839 - 1920)
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...