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Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge MP

"Kate", "HRH The Duchess of Cambridge", "Catherine", "Duchess of Cambridge"

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge ( Catherine Elizabeth "Kate"; née Middleton ; born 9 January 1982),is a member of the British royal family. Her husband, Prince William, Duke of Cambridge , is second in...

2/16/2009 10/8/2018

John Vachell MP (1287 - 1340)

John Vachell is considered to be the purchaser of the lands now known as Coley Park, Reading, Berkshire from Thomas Siward in 1309. An unusual family motto and a ghostly figure of a Monk owe their ex...

1/5/2018 1/5/2018

A useful link for this family: As eldest son Thomas would have inherited the Coley Park estates circa 1495.

1/5/2018 1/5/2018

Sir Thomas Vachell, Kt. MP (c.1560 - 1638)

The Vachels were one of Reading's leading families since 1261. Sir Thomas Vachel was Reading's Member of Parliament from 1529 onwards. In 1634 another Thomas Vachel commissioned some Almshouses in St M...

4/27/2009 1/5/2018

Diana Dors MP (1931 - 1984)

Diana Dors (born Diana Mary Fluck ; 23 October 1931 – 4 May 1984) was an English film actress and singer. She first came to public notice as a blonde bombshell in the style of American Marilyn Monroe...

7/23/2011 12/13/2017

Ricky Dene Gervais ; born 25 June 1961) is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter, director, producer, musician, presenter, and author. He is perhaps best known for creating, writing, and acting in t...

12/1/2011 12/10/2017

Henry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth, PC (30 May 1757 – 15 February 1844) was a British statesman, and Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1801 to 1804. Henry Addington was the son of Antho...

11/5/2008 12/10/2017

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: '... James Edward Talmage (September 21, 1862 – July 27, 1933) born in Hungerford, Berkshire, England, was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church ...

7/31/2008 11/16/2017

Mike Oldfield From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Background information Birth name Michael Gordon Oldfield Born 15 May 1953 (age 64) Reading, Berkshire, England Genres Progressive rock...

2/1/2010 8/2/2017

Overview William Penn (October 14, 1644 – July 30, 1718) was an English founder and "Absolute Proprietor" of the Province of Pennsylvania, the English North American colony and the future U.S. State ...

7/31/2007 7/30/2017

Curwen Eliot Hodgkin MP (1905 - 1987)

Eliot Hodgkin (19 June 1905– 30 May 1987) was an English painter, born in Purley Lodge, Purley-on-Thames near Pangbourne, Berkshire. During World War II Hodgkin was working in the Home Intelligence D...

3/10/2017 3/10/2017

Richard Adams MP (1920 - 2016)

Richard Adams, in full Richard George Adams (born May 9, 1920, Wash Common, Berkshire [now West Berkshire], England—died December 24, 2016), English author known for redefining anthropomorphic fiction,...

12/27/2016 12/28/2016

Rear-Admiral Sir Douglas Egremont Robert Brownrigg , Fourth Baronet, C.B., Royal Navy, Retired (25 July, 1867 – 14 February, 1939) was an officer of the Royal Navy. Burke's Peerage - 107th, 2003 Volu...

5/16/2016 10/6/2016

Rt Hon Theresa May, Lady May, MP, PC MP

Sonning on Thames, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

Theresa Mary May , PC, MP (née Brasier ; born 1 October 1956) is a British politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party from 2016 to 2019. May ...

9/4/2012 7/12/2016

Lieutenant-Colonel Victor Buller Turner VC CVO (17 January 1900 - 7 August 1972) was an English recipient during the Second World War of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for...

11/30/2011 1/24/2016

Rt Hon Sir Angus Ogilvy, PC MP (1928 - 2004)

Rt. Hon. Sir Angus James Robert Bruce Ogilvy was educated at Eton College, Eton, Berkshire, England.7 He graduated from Trinity College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, with a Master o...

5/30/2007 1/16/2016

Jethro Tull, III MP (1674 - 1741)

Jethro Tull Birth date : 1674 Birth Place : Basildon, Berkshire, England Baptised : 30 March 1674, Basildon, Berkshire, England Date of Death : 21 February 1741 Place of Death : Prosperous Fa...

4/19/2011 7/15/2015

William Henry Brakspear, Esq. of Deanfield, Oxon MP (1802 - 1883)

"W. H. Brakspear Esq. of Deanfield", "Oxon", "William Henry Brakspear of Henley", "Oxford", "England"

William Henry Brakspear In 1711, William Henry Brakspear decided beer was the future and bought a brewery on Bell Street, Henley on Thames. In 1769, nineteen year old Robert Brakspear, became the p...

10/13/2008 2/3/2015

John Alan Redwood From Wikipedia John Alan Redwood (born 15 June 1951) is a British Conservative Party politician and Member of Parliament for Wokingham in Berkshire. He was formerly Secretary of...

12/27/2014 12/28/2014

E. F. Benson MP (1867 - 1940)

Edward Frederic Benson (24 July 1867 – 29 February 1940) was an English novelist, biographer, memoirist, archaeologist and short story writer.

3/7/2012 12/17/2014

Jane Austen MP (1775 - 1817)

From Wikipedia , the free encyclopedia Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction set among the gentry earned her a place as one of the most...

6/3/2007 7/2/2013

From wikipedia Birth: Jan. 14, 1782 Berkshire, England Death: Jan. 19, 1873 Ockham Surrey, England [ ] Sir Stephen Lushington, Fellow of All Souls, Oxford. A Judge and Member of Parliament...

8/29/2012 6/23/2013