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William Walmsley MP
(1892 - 1961)
William Walmsley (1892-1961) Co-founder with William Lyons the Swallow Sidecar Company, which later became the Jaguar car company.
He was born in Stockport, England, the son of a coal merchant. When ...
William "Willie" Dod
(1867 - 1954)
After the outbreak of World War I Dod enlisted in the Royal Fusiliers and served as a private in the trenches for a brief time before successfully applying for a transfer to the Royal Navy. He spent a ...
Charlotte "Lottie" Dod MP
(1871 - 1960)
Hawise de Kevelioc, Countess of Lincoln MP
(c.1176 - 1241)
"Hawise of Chester", "Hawise de Meschines", "Kevelioc", "Kevlioc"
Hawise of Chester, 1st Countess of Lincoln
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hawise of Chester, Countess of Lincoln suo jure
Spouse(s) Robert de Quincy
Issue: Margaret de Quincy, 2nd Coun...
George Herbert Leigh Mallory
(1886 - 1924)
George Herbert Leigh Mallory (18 June 1886 – 8/9 June 1924) was an English mountaineer who took part in the first three British expeditions to Mount Everest in the early 1920s.
During British ...
Major William La Touche Congreve VC, DSO, MC
(1891 - 1916)
Major William "Billy" La Touche Congreve VC, DSO, MC (12 March 1891 – 20 July 1916) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the ...
Catherine (Katherine) Caroline Grosvenor(Cavendish), Duchess of Westminster MP
(1857 - 1941)
William Brereton, 1st Baron Brereton of Leighlin MP
(1550 - 1631)
William Brereton, 1st Baron Brereton
William Brereton, 1st Baron Brereton (1550 – 1 October 1631) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1597 and 16...
Alan Garner, OBE MP
Blackden, Cheshire East, England, United Kingdom
Alan Garner OBE
Alan Garner OBE (born 17 October 1934) is an English novelist best known for his children's fantasy novels and his retellings of traditional British folk tales. His w...
Thomas Harrison MP
(1744 - 1829)
Thomas Harrison (7 August (baptised) 1744 – 29 March 1829) was an English architect and bridge engineer who trained in Rome, where he studied classical architecture. Returning ...
Lewis Carroll MP
(1832 - 1898)
"LEWIS CARROLL who wrote ALICE IN WONDERLAND"
Lewis Carroll Society
" Lewis Carroll ", Westminster Abbey
Charles Lutwidge Dodgson ( 27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by the pseudonym Lewis Carroll , was an English a...