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Sir Robert de Lathom, Lord of Lathom MP (1209 - 1286)

"Fitz Latham"

Lord of Lathom Sir Robert de Lathom was born at Lathom, Cheshire, England. He married Katherine Knowsley, daughter of Thomas de Knowsley. Sir Robert de Lathom died between 2 March 1324 and 1325. From...

6/27/2007 Today

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General in the war against the French under King Henry V of England [1413 - 1422]. He was knighted for valor.

9/18/2011 6/14/2017

Sir Richard Forster MP (c.1310 - c.1371)

Gen. - Sir Richard FORESTER , (born England - 1371) 5th Governor of Bamborough who fought at Crecy, 1346; Poitiers, 1356; was knighted for valor; died in 1371 ; and was succeeded by his son, The Battle...

9/18/2011 6/14/2017

Sir Hugo Forster, Governor of Etherstone Castle died 1121 Parents: Sir Richard Forster b. abt. 1050 of Flanders and Scotland & Unknown Married: Unknown Children: Sir Reginald Forster Governor...

4/16/2007 6/14/2017

Sir Reginald Forester (I) MP (c.1100 - 1156)

Sir Reginald Forster died 1156 | his parents Parents: Sir Hugo Forester (d. 1121) and unknown. Married: unknown Children: Hugo II Governor of Etherstone He was knighted by King Stephen ...

4/16/2007 6/14/2017

accompanied Prince Edward, brother of Henry the III to France. With the rank of General, he accompanied Prince Richard, the brother of King Henry III, to France to recover his possessions. Sir Randolph...

4/16/2007 6/14/2017

assisted Prince Edward after his escape from the rebel barons, in raising an army for the purpose of releasing his father, King Henry the III, and Prince Richard from the confinement. He was knighted o...

4/16/2007 6/14/2017

Sir Reginald FORESTER , (born before 1285 England – 1328) 4th Governor of Bamborough who fought at Bannockburn, 1314, and died in 1328, leaving descendants who were great chieftains and closely allied ...

4/16/2007 6/14/2017

Thomas Forster MP (bef.1388 - 1473)

"Thomas Forster of Etherstone"

Thomas Forster Esq. I. (1397 Buckton, Parish of Holy Island, Durham, England – 1465 in England) 7th Governor of Bamborough, Lord of Etherstone married Joan de Elwerden (c.1405 – 1425), co-heiress to th...

4/16/2007 6/14/2017
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Sir John Hunter MP (1751 - 1816)

5/23/2014 6/10/2017

Sir George Lawson, KCB MP (deceased)

6/10/2017 6/10/2017

Sir Alexander Choke, MP MP (c.1593 - 1625)

Family and Education b.1593/4, [1st] s. of Francis Chocke (d.1640) of Yatton, Som. and [1st w. Elizabeth, da. of Sir John Horner of Cloford, Somerset]. educ. Queen’s, Oxf. 1609, aged 15. m. (1) 5 Oct...

6/8/2017 6/9/2017

Sir Francis Choke, knight MP (c.1615 - 1653)

Chock, Mr. Francis (Choke or Chalke) created M.A. 16 Jan., 1642-3, of Avington, Berks, knighted 26 Oct., 1643 (son of [Francis] of same), died 1653, father of Francis and Hussey. See Fasti, ii. 33. S...

6/7/2017 6/8/2017

Edmund T. Whittaker MP (1873 - 1956)

Edmund Whittaker's family had been living for many generations in Lancashire. The name Whittaker comes from the farm High Whitacre, near Padiham in Lancashire, where the family lived from 1236. Edmun...

7/13/2008 6/4/2017

Sir Patrick Vans of Barnbarroch MP (c.1540 - 1597)

"Patrick Vaus", "Patrick Vans"

Sir Patrick Vans , Lord of Barnbarroch was the son of John Vans of Barnbarroch and Janet McCulloch.1 He married, firstly, Elizabeth Kennedy, daughter of Sir Hew Kennedy of Girvanmains, in 1560.1 He mar...

4/2/2007 5/28/2017

Sir Alistair Allan Horne CBE FRSL was a British journalist, biographer and historian of Europe, especially of 19th and 20th century France. He wrote more than 20 books on travel, history, and biography.

5/27/2017 5/27/2017

Sir James Allan Horne MP (1876 - 1944)

9/2/2009 5/27/2017

2/4/2013 5/25/2017

Sir William Sheffield MP (deceased)

5/24/2017 5/24/2017

Sir Henry Goodricke MP (1580 - 1641)

"Sir Henry Goodricke", "Bart.", "Goodrich"

Henry Goodricke1 M, #34776, b. 1580, d. 20 July 1641 Father Sir Richard Goodricke b. 1550, d. 21 Sep 1601 Mother Muriel Eure b. 1557 Henry Goodricke was born in 1580 at Ribston, Yorkshire, Engl...

2/7/2009 5/24/2017

Alfred Hitchcock MP (1899 - 1980)

"Hitch", "The Master of Suspense"

Nicknamed "Master of Suspense," Alfred Hitchcock was one of the best known directors never to have received an Oscar for directing. Suspicion (1941), Rear Window (1954), North By Northwest (1959), Psyc...

5/9/2008 5/22/2017

Sir William Collis Meredith MP (1812 - 1894)

Find-A-Grave Son of The Rev. Thomas Meredith and Eliza Mary {Graves} Meredith (later Mrs Burton)[Further and extensive details about the life of Sir William Collis Meredith are available at Wikipedia.c...

1/12/2012 5/20/2017

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5/14/2017 5/14/2017

Sir William Forester MP (1146 - 1176)

Sir William Forster , Governor of Etherstone died 1176, Parents were Sir Reginald Forester (d. 1156) & unknown. Married: Unknown Children: Sir John Forester (d. 1220) [ ] Notes Govern...

4/16/2007 5/13/2017

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Sir David Edmonstone of Edmonstone, Kt. MP (1395 - bef.1426)


12/16/2008 5/4/2017

Sir George Pierrepont 62 Born: 16 Jul 1510 Died: 21 Mar 1564 aged 53 Parents: Sir William Pierrepont and Joane Empson family Marriage (1): Elizabeth Babington, daughter of Sir Anthony ...

7/7/2007 4/29/2017

Henry George Charles Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood, styled The Hon. Henry Lascelles before 1892 and Viscount Lascelles between 1892 and 1929, was a British soldier, peer and a Yorkshire landowner. He...

5/24/2007 4/27/2017

Casimir Stanislaus Gzowski (born March 5, 1813, died September 24, 1898) was a Polish-Canadian engineer. He left Poland in 1830 with his family, after the November Uprising. He first went to the United...

7/30/2013 4/24/2017

Sir Sandford Fleming MP (1827 - 1915)

Father of Standard Time Born January 7, 1827, in Kirkcaldy, Scotland. At the age of 18, armed with a little formal training in surveying and engineering, Fleming emigrated to Canada. Fleming and his ...

2/13/2011 4/23/2017

John Claypoole, Sir MP (1595 - 1660)

"Sir John /Claypool/"

Sir John Claypoole was politically involved as a Member of Parliament in 1654 in Northamptonshire, England. He was politically involved as a Member of Parliament in 1656 in Carmarthenshire, England. ...

9/20/2007 4/19/2017

Sir James Claypoole, I MP (1533 - 1599)

James Claypoole was knighted by Queen Elizabeth I on June 17, 1583. The son of John Claypoole and his wife who was the daughter of Thomas Metcalfe, James Claypoole was born circa 1525 at Kings Cliff, N...

10/6/2007 4/19/2017

Sir Francis Darcy, Kt., MP MP (c.1558 - 1641)

Sir Francis Darcy (died 29 November 1641) was an English soldier and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1601 and 1629. Darcy was the son of Sir Arthur Darcy. His gran...

4/8/2012 4/16/2017

Sir William Godolphin, MP MP (c.1568 - 1613)

Family and Education b. c.1568,1 1st s. of Sir Francis Godolphin† of Godolphin and his 1st w. Margaret, da. of John Killigrew of Arwennack, Cornw.; bro. of Sir Francis*.2 educ. Emmanuel, Camb. 1585; L....

12/30/2008 4/14/2017

Sir John Huggins, GCMG, MC MP (1891 - 1971)

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11/28/2016 4/11/2017

Sir Edmund Fettiplace MP (c.1554 - 1613)

Name: Edmund Fettiplace Suffix: Kt Prefix: Sir 1 Sex: M Birth: ABT 1554 in Swinbrook, Oxfordshire Death: 20 JUN 1613 in Swinbrook, Oxfordshire Residence: Childrey, Berkshire 2 MEM: Swin...

4/14/2011 4/7/2017

Sir Henry Hubert Juta MP (1857 - 1930)

"Henricus Hubertus", "Harry Herbert"

Sir Henry Herbert Juta (1857 - 1930) served as Speaker of the Cape House of Assembly, Judge President of the Cape Provincial Division and judge of the South African Appellate Division. He also serv...

2/7/2009 4/5/2017

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Sir Thomas Smith of Hough, KT MP (1468 - 1538)


A civic dignitary noted for his integrity and philanthropy. Family branch: Smith of Atherton. Known as Sir Thomas of Hough, knt, of Chesire. SMITH, Sir Lawrence (c.1516-82), of Chester and Hough, C...

12/16/2008 4/3/2017

Sir Andrew Brereton, Kt. MP (1448 - 1527)

Sir Andrew Brereton M, #61186, b. circa 1440 Father Sir William Brereton b. c 1410, d. 1484 Mother Philippa Hulse Sir Andrew Brereton was born circa 1440 at of Brereton, Cheshire, England. He m...

9/22/2007 4/3/2017

Sir Robert Whitney, of Whitney MP (1491 - 1541)

"Robert Whitney"

Robert Whitney1 M, b. circa 1494 Father James Whitney b. c 1465, d. 1500 Mother Blanche Milbourne b. c 1474 Robert Whitney was born circa 1494 at of Incomb, Gloucestershire, England. He married...

6/1/2007 3/31/2017

Admiral Sir Thomas Briggs, GCMG MP (bef.1780 - 1852)

ADMIRAL SIR THOMAS BRIGGS, GCMO Admiral Sir Thomas Briggs is the son of Stephen Briggs and his wife, Magdalen Pasley. Darryl Lundy's Peerage He was born in 1780 and baptised at All Saints Parish Chur...

2/2/2013 3/24/2017

Sir Erik Ohlson, 1st Baronet MP (1873 - 1934)

3/21/2017 3/21/2017

Sir John Evans MP (c.1823 - 1908)

John Evans (archaeologist) John Evans came from a family of men who were both educated and intellectually active; his father, Arthur's grandfather, had been headmaster of Market Bosworth Grammar Scho...

1/12/2012 3/15/2017

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 3/15/2017

Sir John le Norreys, lord of Speke MP (c.1330 - 1372)


According to Transactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire By Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire page 148-149 Sir John le Noreis of Speke, Kt., son and heir of Alan le Nore...

1/2/2008 3/13/2017

Sir Ralph Eure, of Witton MP (c.1453 - 1539)

Sir Ralph Eure, Sheriff of Northumberland & Yorkshire1,2,3,4 M, #34838, b. circa 1461, d. 22 October 1539 Father Sir William Eure, Sheriff of Yorkshire5,6 b. 18 Feb 1440, d. a 3 Jul 1497 Mother M...

6/25/2007 3/8/2017

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5/2/2008 3/7/2017

Sir John Humphrey MP (deceased)

3/7/2017 3/7/2017

Sir John Boteler, Kt. MP (b. - 1634)

4/20/2014 3/6/2017

appointed Deputy Grand Master, United Grand Lodge of England, 4 Dec 1935

3/6/2017 3/6/2017

Admiral Sir William Edmund Goodenough GCB, MVO (2 June 1867 – 30 January 1945) was a senior Royal Navy officer of World War I. Goodenough joined the Royal Navy in 1882. He was appointed Commander of ...

7/24/2012 3/6/2017

Knighted by Queen Anne in 1708 when he recived the Great Hardenbergh Patent to 2,000,000 acres. He was also known as Sir Johannes Hardenbergh Sr. He was a High Sheriff of Ulster County in 1690 at Uls...

6/9/2007 3/5/2017

Sir Oliver Butler, Kt. MP (1566 - 1632)


4/29/2010 3/4/2017

Sir John Savage, of Stainesby MP (aft.1343 - c.1386)

• Background Information. Through his marriage John Savage seems to have succeeded to the royal favour granted to his father-in-law, Sir Thomas Danyer, for in 1397 Henry III appointed him bailiff of th...

5/9/2008 3/4/2017

Sir Robert de Savage MP (c.1318 - c.1368)

ID: I220197 Name: Sir Robert [>] de Savage Sex: M Birth: 1318 in Cheadle, Cheshire, England Death: 1368 in Stainesby, Derbyshire, England Father: Sir Thomas [>] de Savage b: 1250 in Stainesby...

6/19/2008 3/4/2017

Sir John Savage IV, of Clifton MP (c.1423 - 1495)

"Mayor of Vale Royal", "Knight", ""Mayor of Vale Royal" "Knight""

Knighted by Henry VI in 1477. The Savage family were important Cheshire landowners from the late 1370s, when the family acquired lands at Clifton by the marriage of John Savage (d. 1386) to Margaret Da...

3/14/2007 3/4/2017

Percy Hobart Major-General Sir Percy Cleghorn Stanley Hobart KBE CB DSO MC (14 June 1885–19 February 1957), also known as "Hobo", was a British military engineer, noted for his command of the 79th Ar...

12/5/2010 3/2/2017

Sir George Speke MP (c.1565 - 1597)

"Speake/", "Speake"

The Speke family was difficult to document. Sources that had Phillippa Speke as a daughter of Sir George Speke did not show his further lineage, while many that defined the Speke ancestry including S...

8/21/2008 2/28/2017

Admiral of the Fleet Sir Reginald Yorke Tyrwhitt, 1st Baronet GCB, DSO (/ˈtɪrᵻt/; 10 May 1870 – 30 May 1951) was a Royal Navy officer. During the First World War he served as commander of the Harwich...

5/17/2009 2/28/2017

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Sir John Speke MP (b. - 1421)

His IPMs give two different death dates, 5 October 1441 and 27 October 1441.

5/13/2009 2/27/2017

Lieutenant General Sir Henry Royds Pownall KCB, KBE, DSO (19 November 1887 – 10 June 1961) was a British general, who held several important command and Staff appointments during World War II. In par...

2/17/2012 2/27/2017

From page 67 of Miscellanea Genealogica Et Heraldica. "GENEALOGICAL MEMORANDA RELATING TO THE FAMILY OF EVELYN." Funeral Certificate SIR THOMAS ENGHAM, 1621. The right worshipfull Knight Sir Thom...

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8/24/2008 2/23/2017

LOTFWW Royal Navy Officers 1899-1919 findmypast Transcription Record set Royal Navy Officers 1899-1919 First name(s) Christopher Lloyd Last name Courtney Birth year 1890 Rank Lieutenant...

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2/17/2017 2/17/2017

Wikipedia contributors. " William Bromley-Davenport (British Army officer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

4/27/2014 2/17/2017

THE FOUNDING GRAND MASTERS OF THE TEUTONIC ORDER IN 1198 Coat of Arms (1) Heinrich I Walpot von Bassenheim - 1198-1200. Heinrich Walpot von Bassenheim (died 1200), also known as Henry Walpot, was...

5/12/2015 2/15/2017

Brig.-Gen. Sir Bertram Percy Portal was born on 10 January 1866. Son of Sir Wyndham Spencer Portal, 1st Bt. and Mary Jane Hicks-Beach. Married Hon. Margaret Louisa Littleton, daughter of Edward G...

4/2/2014 2/13/2017

Col. Sir Robert Pye, Kt., MP MP (c.1622 - 1701)

Family and Education b. c.1622, 1st son of Sir Robert Pye† of Westminster by Mary, daughter and coheir of John Croker of Batsford, Glos. m. c.1641 (with £2,000), Anne (d. Nov. 1701), daughter of ...

8/7/2010 2/11/2017

Sir Robert Pye, Kt., MP MP (1585 - c.1662)

The Peerage Sir Robert Pye was born on 13 October 1585 at Dunton, Bedfordshire, England.2 He died in 1662.1 He lived at Farringdon, Berkshire, England.1 Children of Sir Robert Pye and Mary Croker ...

4/12/2013 2/10/2017

Sir George Speke, KB, MP MP (c.1530 - c.1584)

"George Speake"

Family and Education b. c.1530, s. and h. of Sir Thomas Speke† by his 1st w. Anne, da. of Sir Richard Berkeley of Stoke. m. (1) Elizabeth, da. of Sir Andrew Luttrell of Dunster, wid. of Richard Malle...

7/30/2008 2/10/2017

Sir Paul Jodrell, MD MP (deceased)

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

2/8/2017 2/8/2017

Sir Albert Pell MP (deceased)

2/2/2017 2/2/2017

Sir William Spencer MP (1496 - 1532)

"William Spencer", "of Wormleighton"

From the Champlin family gedcom: He possessed a fine estate at Yarnton, in the county of Oxford. Hereceived the honour of knighthood form Queen Elizabeth in 1502. Birth: 1555 in Yarnton, Oxfordshir...

6/9/2007 2/1/2017

Vice-Admiral Sir Timothy James Hamilton Laurence MP

"Тимъти Лауърънс"

Buckingham Palace, London, England

Vice-Admiral Timothy James Hamilton Laurence , CB , MVO , CSM , ADC(P) (born 1 March 1955) is a British naval officer and the second husband of The Princess Anne , The Princess Royal. Laurence was Eque...

5/24/2007 1/30/2017

Sir Christopher Bland MP (1938 - 2017)

7/10/2012 1/29/2017

Sir Thomas Devereux MP (c.1428 - d.)

7/4/2008 1/14/2017

William Smyth, of Putney MP (c.1412 - 1452)

"Sir William "of Putney" Smythe"

William Smyth Birth: Abt 1412 in Of, Putney, Surrey, England Father: John SMYTH b: Abt 1380 in Of, Putney, Surrey, England Mother: Joan b: Abt 1390 in Of, Putney, Surrey, England Marriage ...

1/18/2008 1/11/2017

Hamersley's family estate was at Pyrton Manor near Oxford, but he rose to prominence in London as a businessman. 6 NOV 1597 He married Marie (Mary) Dereham daughter of Baldwin Dereham and Margare...

7/7/2008 1/10/2017

Colonel Hon. Sir George Arthur Charles Crichton was born on 6 September 1874. He was the son of John Henry Crichton, 4th Earl Erne of Crom Castle and Lady Florence Mary Cole. He married Lady Mary Augus...

11/8/2011 1/10/2017

Major-General Sir Sanford John Palairet Scobell, KBE, CB, CMG, DSO (26 September 1879 – 2 March 1955), known by his middle name John, was a senior officer in the British Army. Son of Sanford George...

6/16/2008 1/10/2017

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Admiral Sir Arthur Auckland Leopold Pedro Cochrane KCB (24 September 1824 – 20 August 1905) was a Royal Navy officer who went on to be Commander-in-Chief, Pacific Station. Born the third son of the t...

12/21/2010 1/5/2017

Richard "of Bowridge Hill" Greene II, Lord of Bowridge MP (c.1556 - c.1617)

"Sir Richard (Sir Richard) "Knight and Lord of Bowridge Hall" Greene II", "MP"

) Richard Greene (The Younger) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sir Richard Greene (1560 - c. 23 June 1617) "The Younger", Knight and Lord of Bowridge Hill was the son of Sir Richard "of Staff...

3/15/2007 1/5/2017

Sir Lewis Bernstein Namier MP (1888 - 1960)

Sir Lewis Bernstein Namier (UK /ˈneɪmɪər/;[1] 27 June 1888 – 19 August 1960) was a British historian of Polish-Jewish background. His best-known works were The Structure of Politics at the Accession ...

7/10/2014 1/4/2017

Sir Alec Guinness, CH, CBE MP (1914 - 2000)

9/14/2011 12/30/2016

Sir Thomas Skipwith MP (c.1380 - 1417)

"Thomas de Skipwith"

Succeeded to the estates of his father after his death in 1415 at which time he held lands at Skipwith, Merethorpe, Wakefield, and South Ormsby. After distinguishing himself in the French Wars he was k...

5/21/2008 12/26/2016

Sir William Skipworth, MP MP (1564 - 1610)

b. c.1564, 1st s. of Henry Skipwith by his w. Jane. educ. Jesus, Camb. c.1579/80. m. (1) Margaret (d.1594), da. of Roger Cave, of Stanford, Northants., 4s. 4da.; (2) Jane (d.1630), da. of John Roberts,...

3/13/2008 12/26/2016

Sir Michael Edward Lindsay-Hogg, 5th Baronet (born May 5, 1940) is a British television and stage director and an occasional writer and actor. Background and early work Lindsay-Hogg was born in N...

9/1/2007 12/21/2016

Sir Paul McCartney MP

"Paul McCartney", "Paul", "Baby Face"

Outside Peasmarsh, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom

Sir James Paul McCartney , MBE is an English singer-songwriter, poet, composer, multi-instrumentalist, entrepreneur, record and film producer, painter, and animal rights and peace activist. Formerly of...

7/20/2007 12/20/2016