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People Connected to Dorset

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  • Brig.-Gen. David Ramsay Sladen, DSO, CMG (1869 - 1923)
    Brig.-Gen. David Ramsay Sladen Married Isabel Blakiston-Houston, daughter of John Blakiston-Houston and Marian Gertrude Streatfeild, on 5 January 1911. Died on 21 June 1923. Decorated with the ...
  • Sir Peter Walter Farquhar, 6th Baronet, DSO, OBE (1904 - 1986)
    Sir Peter Walter Farquhar, 6th Bt. was born on 8 October 1904. He was the son of Sir Walter Randolph FitzRoy Farquhar, 5th Bt. and Violet Maud Corkran. He married Elizabeth Evelyn Hurt, daughter of Lt....
  • Col. Osmund Archdale, MBE (1895 - 1965)
    another possible death year is 1968 LOTFWW Medal Index Cards findmypast Transcription First name(s) O A Last name Archdale Service number - Rank Second Lieutenant, Captain Corps Rifle...
  • William de Braiose, 5th Baron Braiose (c.1180 - c.1210)
    William IV de Braose, 5th Lord of Bramber d. 1210, Windsor or Corfe Castles, Eng. Starved to death with his mother by King John. Son of William III de BRAOSE Lord Brecknock 4th Baron of Bramber (1144...
  • Maud (Matilda) de Saint-Valéry (1155 - 1210)
    Maud de St. Valéry de Braose (1155-1210) was the wife of William de Braose, 7th Baron Abergavenny, 4th Lord Bramber, a powerful Marcher baron and court favourite of King John of England. She wou...

People Connected to Dorset

Historical County of England

See also

Dorset - Main Page
Dorset Genealogical Resources
Historic Buildings of Dorset
Dorset Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries & Graveyards

See also

Visitations of Dorsetshire

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How to use this Page

  1. Please link any GENI Profiles with links to Dorset to this project.
  2. You can ALSO add the earliest heads of families to the list of Dorset Families on Geni below (don't forget to link their profiles to the project as well). These would usually be male! Please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

Note People with links to Dorset can be linked to the project but not necessarily added to the list below.

People connected to Dorset can also be linked to the following projects.

Historical and Political people

- accommodated by the project Historical Dorset which covers the History of Dorset and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please visit Dorset - Famous People and add them to the listing there.

Emigrants

People from Dorset who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "Dorset families on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.


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- you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the request link under "actions" at the top right of the page. Visit Geni Wikitext, Unicode and images which gives a great deal of assistance. See the discussion Project Help: How to add Text to a Project - Starter Kit to get you going!

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Heads of Dorset Families on Geni

Names with Bold links are to Geni profiles. Other links take you to external biographical web pages.

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Emigrants from Dorset

Please add the names of people from Dorset who settled in the "New World"

Americas

South America

United States

Australia

  • Thomas Rose (1754-1833) English farmer who in 1793, was the first free settler to reach Australia

Canada

South Africa

1820 British Settlers in South Africa


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