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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. ...

10/18/2015 10/18/2015

Hugh Scully (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...

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 wo...

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 w...

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...

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

Maude FilzRoy de Beaumont, of Cornwall MP (1143 - 1207)

"Maud", "Mathilde", "de Cornouailles", "FitzRoy"

Maud de Dunstanville (F) 926 Pop-up Pedigree Relationship=24th great-grandmother of Raymond John Newcombe. Appears on charts: Pedigree for Susan Drake Compressed Pedigree for Raymond Jo...

5/12/2007 9/14/2013

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...

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 Cou...

3/20/2009 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...

3/30/2010 1/20/2013