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Keith Chegwin MP (1957 - 2017)


Keith Chegwin From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Keith Chegwin Born 17 January 1957 Walton, Liverpool, England Died 11 December 2017 (aged 60) Shropshire, England Other names Chegger...

12/11/2017 12/11/2017

Eccles Shorrock MP (1827 - 1889)

England & Wales, Non-Conformist and Non-Parochial Registers, 1567-1970 Name: Eccles Shorrock Birth Date: 24 Nov 1827 Gender: Male Event Type: Baptism Father: Thomas Ashton Mother: Mary As...

5/1/2017 5/2/2017

Sue Johnston From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Sue Johnston OBE Born Susan Wright 7 December 1943 (age 73) Warrington, Lancashire, England Occupation Actress Years active 1980-pre...

3/22/2017 3/28/2017

Wynford Dewhurst MP (1864 - 1941)

"Thomas William Smith"

Wikipedia Dewhurst , born Thomas William Smith in Newton Heath in 1864, moved on from Manchester quite early in his career, and never returned permanently to its streets. ... Dewhurst w...

1/1/2017 1/2/2017

Lieutenant-Colonel Donald Dickson Farmer VC MSM (28 May 1877 – 23 December 1956) was a Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of th...

1/26/2016 11/22/2016

Sir Ian Murray McKellen , CBE, CH (born 25 May 1939) is an English actor. He has won multiple Laurence Olivier Awards, a Tony Award, two Academy Award nominations, and five Emmy Award nominations. His ...

12/29/2011 10/16/2016

Alan Ball MBE MP (1945 - 2007)

Alan James Ball MBE [ . From WIkipedia]: Alan James Ball, MBE (12 May 1945 – 25 April 2007) was a professional English footballer and football club manager. Born in Farnworth, Lancashire, he was ...

7/31/2016 8/12/2016

Richard John Seddon MP (1845 - 1906)

Richard John Seddon (22 June 1845 – 10 June 1906) is to date the longest-serving Prime Minister of New Zealand. He is regarded by some, including historian Keith Sinclair, as one of New Zealand's great...

10/8/2009 6/24/2016

Cassandra Southwick MP (c.1598 - 1660)

In 1657 the Southwicks were put in jail for hosting two visiting Quaker preachers, John Copeland and Christopher Holder. Lawrence Southwick was found to be a member of the First Church of Salem and w...

4/14/2007 5/4/2016

Anthony McVay Warren, MBE MP (1936 - 2016)

Anthony McVay Simpson, MBE AKA Tony Warren From WIkipedia: Anthony McVay "Tony" Simpson, MBE (8 July 1936 – 1 March 2016),[1] better known by his stage name Tony Warren, was an English television...

3/2/2016 3/2/2016

Sir John Assheton, M.P. for Lancashire MP (c.1368 - 1428)

"John de Ashton", "John Ashton"

A history and genealogy of the families of Bayard, Houstoun of Georgia: and ... By Joseph Gaston Baillie Bulloch Pg.46 ASSHETON This ancient and prominent family had as its ancestor, Or...

1/8/2008 2/24/2016

Robert Morris, Jr. (January 20, 1734 – May 8, 1806) was a British-born American merchant, and signer of the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the United States Constitutio...

7/14/2007 2/9/2016

Frank Finlay MP (1926 - 2016)

Francis "Frank" Finlay CBE From WIkipedia: Francis "Frank" Finlay, CBE (6 August 1926 – 30 January 2016) was an English stage, film and television actor. He was Oscar-nominated for his supporting r...

2/2/2016 2/2/2016

Lucy Crane MP (1842 - 1882)

Lucy Crane From Wikipedia Lucy Crane (1842–1882) was an English writer, art critic and translator. Life Lucy Crane was born on 22 September 1842 in Liverpool, the daughter of the portrait and m...

10/1/2015 10/1/2015

Walter Crane MP (1845 - 1915)

Walter Crane From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Walter Crane Walter crane small.jpg Walter Crane, ca. 1886 Born 15 August 1845 Liverpool, Lancashire, England Died 14 March 1915 (aged...

10/1/2015 10/1/2015

John Dalton, FRS MP (1766 - 1844)

John Dalton from wikipedia John Dalton FRS (6 September 1766 – 27 July 1844) was an English chemist, meteorologist and physicist. He is best known for his pioneering work in the development of mo...

1/9/2015 7/19/2015

James Hargreaves MP (c.1720 - 1778)

James Hargreaves James Hargreaves (c. 1720 – 22 April 1778)[2] was a weaver, carpenter and inventor in Lancashire, England. He was one of three inventors responsible for mechanising spinning. Hargrea...

7/16/2015 7/16/2015

John Kay MP (1704 - c.1780)

See the John Kay Memorial, Bury Greater Manchester at John Kay

10/28/2012 7/15/2015

John Lennon MP (1940 - 1980)

"great uncle john"

John Lennon achieved worldwide fame in the 1960s as a singer, songwriter and guitarist in one of the most successful bands of all time - The Beatles . He is credited as being the original and founding ...

4/23/2009 6/30/2015

Robert Donat MP (1905 - 1958)

Friedrich Robert Donat From Wikipedia: Friedrich Robert Donat (18 March 1905 – 9 June 1958) was an English film and stage actor. He is best known for his roles in Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps ...

11/5/2014 6/26/2015

Lettice Ulpha Cooper MP (1897 - 1994)

Lettice Ulpha Cooper , (September 3, 1897 in Eccles, Lancashire – July 24, 1994 in Coltishall, Norfolk), was an English writer. She began to write stories when she was seven, and studied Classics at La...

12/2/2013 6/8/2015

Lt-Col Charles Robert Tolver Michael Gerard, DSO, OBE MP (1894 - 1971)

"Charles Robert Tolver Michael Gerald Gerard"

Colonel Charles Robert Tolver Michael Gerard Born on 28 February 1894. Son of Hon. Robert Joseph Gerard-Dicconson and Eleanor Sarah Bankes. Married, firstly , Aimée Gwendolyn Clarke, daughter o...

8/26/2011 3/4/2015

Cilla Black MP (1943 - 2015)

"Cilla Black"

Priscilla Maria Veronica White - Cilla Black OBE Cilla Black OBE (born Priscilla Maria Veronica White, 27 May 1943) is an English singer, actress, entertainer and media personality. Championed by The...

1/2/2012 2/26/2015

Sir Ian Kershaw, FBA ...(born 29 April 1943) is a British historian and author whose work has chiefly focused on the social history of 20th century Germany. He is regarded by many as one of the world...

1/9/2015 1/9/2015

William Walton MP (1902 - 1983)

Sir William Turner Walton OM In 1911 census living with Parents and Siblings at 93 Werneth Hall Road, Oldham, Lancashire From Wikipedia Sir William Turner Walton OM (29 March 1902 – 8 March 198...

1/3/2015 1/3/2015

Matthew Arnold MP (1822 - 1888)

Matthew Arnold was an English poet and cultural critic who worked as an inspector of schools. He was the son of Thomas Arnold, the famed headmaster of Rugby School, and brother to both Tom Arnold, lite...

12/11/2010 12/28/2014

Lesley Sharp MP


Lesley Sharp (born in Liverpool, Lancashire) is an English stage, film and television actress, particularly well known for her variety of British television roles including Clocking Off, Bob & Rose and...

8/7/2013 8/8/2013

John Cropper MP (1797 - 1876)

The Cropper family and their residence, Dingle Bank, were well known in Liverpool throughout most of the nineteenth century. Their philanthropic works provided a source of inspiration to all citizens o...

1/24/2011 6/20/2013

Field Marshal Julian Hedworth George Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy GCB GCMG MVO DCO (11 September 1862 – 6 June 1935) was a British Army officer who served as Governor General of Canada, the 12th s...

11/3/2011 5/28/2013

Sir John Moores, CBE MP (1896 - 1993)

John Moores From Wikipedia ) John Moores was born into a working-class family in Eccles, near Salford, Lancashire on 25 January 1896. He was one of eight children and the eldest of four sons. He ...

12/7/2008 2/14/2013

Ewan MacColl MP (1915 - 1989)

"Ewan MacColl", "James Henry Miller"

James Henry Miller From Wikipedia (25 January 1915 – 22 October 1989), better known by his stage name Ewan MacColl, was a British folk singer, songwriter, socialist, actor, poet, playwright, an...

9/27/2009 2/7/2013

Sir Richard Arkwright MP (1732 - 1792)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Sir Richard Arkwright (Old Style 23 December 1732 New Style 3 January 1733 – 3 August 1792), was an Englishman who, although the patents were eventually overturned, is...

3/28/2010 1/24/2013

Eric Morecambe, OBE MP (1926 - 1984)

Eric Morecambe From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Born John Eric Bartholomew 14 May 1926(1926-05-14) Morecambe, Lancashire, England, UK Died 28 May 1984(1984-05-28) (aged 58) Cheltenham, Glouces...

11/1/2011 1/22/2013

Hylda Baker MP (1905 - 1986)

British comedienne, actress and music hall star. Wikipedia (English)

11/6/2011 1/22/2013

George Stephenson MP (1781 - 1848)

John worked in the mines and kept in close contact with George. When George was having troubles on the construction of the Stockton and Darlington Railway he hired John and his brother James as gang le...

12/8/2008 1/20/2013

Alfred Waterhouse (19 July 1830 – 22 August 1905) was a British architect, particularly associated with the Victorian Gothic Revival architecture. He is perhaps best known for his design for the Natu...

11/29/2010 1/20/2013

Sir Ringo Starr MP

"Ringo Starr"

Richard Starkey, better known by his stage name Ringo Starr, the English musician, singer-songwriter, and actor gained worldwide fame as the drummer for The Beatles. When the band formed in 1960, Starr...

6/19/2007 1/20/2013

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 1/20/2013

John Charles Julian Lennon was born in Liverpool, England. He is the only child of John Lennon, a founding member of The Beatles, and his first wife Cynthia. Named after his father's mother Julia, he...

4/23/2009 1/20/2013

Sir Rex Harrison MP (1908 - 1990)

Sir Reginald Carey "Rex" Harrison (5 March 1908 – 2 June 1990) was an English actor of stage and screen. Harrison won an Academy Award and two Tony Awards. Youth and stage career Harrison was...

1/15/2008 1/20/2013

George Harrison MP (1943 - 2001)

George Harrison was an English rock guitarist, singer-songwriter and film producer who achieved international fame as lead guitarist in The Beatles. Often referred to as "the quiet Beatle", Harrison em...

4/8/2010 1/20/2013

Dame Gracie Fields, DBE MP (1898 - 1979)


Dame Gracie Fields, DBE (born Grace Stansfield, 9 January 1898 – 27 September 1979), was an English-born, later Italian-based actress, singer and comedienne and star of both cinema and music hall.

3/14/2010 1/20/2013

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle MP (1859 - 1930)

"Arthur Conan Doyle"

.findagrave... " Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle (1859 - 1930) Football/athletics ", Game, Set and Lodge: Freemasons and Sport ed 4 ; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2015; page 10

8/28/2008 1/20/2013

Sir John Barbirolli, CH MP (1899 - 1970)

Barbirolli was an English conductor and cellist. He is remembered above all as conductor of the Hallé Orchestra in Manchester, which he helped save from dissolution in 1943 and conducted for the rest o...

10/3/2012 1/20/2013