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Francis Polkinghorne Pascoe MP (1813 - 1893)

3/14/2014 1/31/2018

Dawn French MP

Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

Dawn Roma French (born 11 October 1957) is an English actress, writer, and comedian, best known for starring in and writing for the comedy sketch show French and Saunders with comedy partner Jennifer S...

6/7/2011 12/16/2017

Sir Humphry Davy , 1st Baronet PRS MRIA FGS was a Cornish chemist and inventor, who is best remembered today for isolating a series of substances for the first time: potassium and sodium in 1807 and ca...

6/19/2007 8/19/2017

John le Carré MP

"John le Carré"

Saint Buryan, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

David John Moore Cornwall aka John_le_Carré From Wikipedia é David John Moore Cornwell (born 19 October 1931), pen name John le Carré /lə ˈkɑrˌeɪ/, is a British author of espionage novels. During...

1/14/2015 8/19/2017

Dame Barbara Hepworth, DBE MP (1903 - 1975)

8/21/2009 8/19/2017

Vice Admiral William Bligh, FRS, RN (9 September 1754 – 7 December 1817) was an officer of the British Royal Navy and a colonial administrator. A notorious mutiny occurred during his command of HMAV ...

11/19/2008 8/18/2017

Sir Henry Killigrew, Kt., MP MP (c.1528 - 1603)

) KILLIGREW, Henry (c.1528-1603), of Lothbury, London; Hendon, Mdx. and Truro, Cornw. Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981

2/22/2008 8/18/2017

Tamsin Morwenna Banks From WIkipedia: Tamsin Morwenna Banks (born 20 September 1961) is a British comedy actress, writer and producer known for her roles as Mummy Pig, Madame Gazelle and Dr Hamster...

8/9/2017 8/18/2017

Katharine Burdekin MP (1896 - 1963)

Links Wikipedia

3/5/2017 8/18/2017

Kristin A. Scott Thomas, OBE (born 24 May 1960) is an English-French actress. She gained international fame in the 1990s for her roles in Bitter Moon, Four Weddings and a Funeral, and The English Pat...

1/5/2011 8/17/2017

Rowena Cade MP (1893 - 1983)

Wikipedia Minack Theatre Rowena Cade

3/5/2017 8/17/2017

Brenda Wootton MP (1928 - 1994)

Links Art Cornwall Wikipedia

5/11/2017 6/11/2017

Stanhope Alexander Forbes RA From WIkipedia Stanhope Alexander Forbes RA (18 November 1857 – 2 March 1947), was an artist and a founding member of the influential Newlyn school of painters. He was ...

10/18/2015 10/18/2015

Hugh Scully MP (1943 - 2015)

Hugh Scully From Wikipedia: Born in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, he spent much of his childhood in Malta and Egypt, where his father was stationed with the Royal Air Force. He was sent to boarding ...

10/9/2015 10/9/2015

Richard Trevithick MP (1771 - 1833)

Richard Trevithick (13 April 1771 – 22 April 1833) was a British inventor and mining engineer from Cornwall. His most significant success was the high pressure steam engine and he also built the first ...

8/26/2011 7/17/2015

Dr Richard Lower MP (1631 - 1691)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Richard Lower (1631 – 17 January 1691) was an English physician who heavily influenced the development of medical science. He is most remembered for his works on ...

12/23/2013 7/15/2015

Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller - Couch From Wikipedia Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (/ˌkwɪlərˈkuːtʃ/; 21 November 1863 – 12 May 1944) was a British writer who published under the pen name of Q. Alth...

1/11/2012 1/17/2015

Sir William Gerald Golding (19 September 1911 – 19 June 1993) was a British novelist, poet, playwright and Nobel Prize for Literature laureate, best known for his novel Lord of the Flies. He was also a...

11/22/2011 12/29/2014

Alfred Leslie Rowse MP (1903 - 1997)

A. L. Rowse From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia A. L. Rowse Born Alfred Leslie Rowse 4 December 1903 Tregonissey, St Austell, Cornwall Died 3 October 1997 (aged 93) Cornwall, UK Occupat...

12/27/2014 12/27/2014

Pascoe Grenfell, MP MP (1761 - 1838)

GRENFELL, PASCOE (1761-1838), politician, was born at Marazion in Cornwall, and baptised at St. Hilary Church 24 Sept. 1761. His father, Pascoe Grenfell, born in 1729, after acting as a merchant in Lon...

5/15/2009 1/21/2014

Emily Hobhouse MP (1860 - 1926)

Emily Hobhouse (9 April 1860 – 8 June 1926) was a British welfare campaigner, who is primarily remembered for bringing to the attention of the British public, and working to change, the deprived condit...

7/2/2012 1/20/2013

John Couch Adams MP (1819 - 1892)

John Couch Adams FRS (5 June 1819 – 21 January 1892) was a British mathematician and astronomer. Adams was born in Laneast, near Launceston, Cornwall, and died in Cambridge. The Cornish name Couch is p...

11/4/2008 1/20/2013

Dame Daphne du Maurier, DBE MP (1907 - 1989)

Dame Daphne du Maurier, Lady Browning DBE ( /ˈdæfniː duː ˈmɒri.eɪ/; 13 May 1907 – 19 April 1989) was a British author and playwright. Many of her works have been adapted into films, including the n...

3/30/2010 1/20/2013