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Richard d'Avranches, 2nd Earl of Chester From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Richard d'Avranches, 2nd Earl of Chester (1094–25 November 1120), was the son of Hugh, 1st Earl of Chester and Ermen...

6/23/2008 6/22/2017

"Major" James Henry Dooley MP (1841 - 1922)

James Henry Dooley, Business Leader of The New South Born in Richmond, January 17, 1841, James Henry Dooley was the son of John and Sarah Dooley, who came to America from Ireland. They settled in Ric...

7/7/2014 6/18/2017

Gary Hart, U.S. Senator MP

"Gary Hart"

Gary Hart (born Gary Warren Hartpence; November 28, 1936) is an American politician, lawyer, author, professor and commentator. He served as a Democratic Senator representing Colorado (1975–1987), an...

7/11/2011 6/12/2017

Juan Terry Trippe MP (1899 - 1981)

Juan Terry Trippe (June 27, 1899 – April 3, 1981) was an American airline entrepreneur and pioneer, and the founder of Pan American World Airways, one of the world's most prominent airlines of the tw...

1/1/2011 6/6/2017

William de Malbank, 3rd Baron of Wich Malbank MP (c.1125 - 1176)

"de Maldebeng", "de Melbank"

From his Wikipedia page: William Malbank (also William de Malbanc and William II de Malbank) (c. 1125 – 1176) [citation needed] was a Norman landowner who was the third Baron of Wich Malbank, now k...

12/17/2007 6/2/2017

Hugh, 1st Baron Massy of Duntrileague Hugh Massy, eldest son of Colonel Hugh Massy (Hugh III) and Elizabeth Evans, was born in 1700. He succeeded his father as Colonel of his Regiment of Horse Militia ...

9/17/2008 6/2/2017

William Nathaniel Massey MP (1809 - 1881)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Nathaniel Massey ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

9/20/2016 6/2/2017

Sir Zelman Cowen MP (1919 - 2011)

Sir Zelman Cowen AK GCMG GCVO QC PC was the 19th Governor-General of Australia. Cowen was born in Melbourne in 1919 to a Jewish family. He was educated at St Kilda Park state school, Scotch College a...

6/6/2010 5/7/2017

Albrecht V "the Magnanimous", Duke of Bavaria MP (1528 - 1579)

"the Magnanimous"

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia Duke of Bavaria: Reign 7 March, 1550–24 October, 1579 Title: Book of Attire of the Court of Duke William IV and Albert V of Bavaria, 1508 - 1551 P...

2/6/2008 5/3/2017

Wilhelm IV "the Steadfast" of Bavaria, Duke MP (1493 - 1550)

"der Standhafte (the Steadfast)"

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia Duke of Bavaria: 1508–1550 until 1545 with Louis X Predecessor: Albert IV Successor: Albert V

4/25/2008 5/3/2017

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia: English Deutsch Duke of Württemberg: Reign 1550 - 1568 Predecessor: Ulrich Successor: Ludwig I

10/26/2008 5/3/2017

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia Duke of Württemberg: Reign 1569–1593 Predecessor: Christoph Successor: Frederick I

4/16/2007 5/3/2017

John Jacob Mickley, Jr. MP (1737 - 1808)

He brought the Liberty Bell from Philadelphia to Allentown, arriving in Bethlehem, PA, September 23, 1777. He was a revolutionary patriot, giving the use of his horses and wagons to the Continental arm...

7/3/2007 4/29/2017

Ercole I. d’Este aus Wikipedia, der freien Enzyklopädie Wechseln zu: Navigation, Suche Ercole I. d’Este Ercole I. d’Este (* 26. Oktober 1431 in Ferrara; † 15. Juni 1505 ebenda) war eines der ...

7/31/2008 4/28/2017

John Skelton Williams MP (1865 - 1926)

John Skelton Williams (1865-1926) was born in Powhatan County. He was educated at the University of Virginia. After a career as a financier and a publicist he was appointed Assistant Secretary of the T...

4/15/2017 4/15/2017

Chandler Hale MP (1873 - 1951)

Chandler Hale (1873-1951) was a United States diplomat who served as Third Assistant Secretary of State from 1909 to 1913. Biography Chandler Hale was born in 1873, the son of Eugene Hale (wh...

1/3/2012 4/15/2017

Paul J Kilday MP (1900 - 1968)


12/31/2013 4/15/2017

Frank Lloyd Wright MP (1867 - 1959)

"Frank Lincoln /Wright/", "Frank Lincoln Wright"

Frank Lloyd Wright (born Frank Lincoln Wright) was an influential American architect most notable for pioneering the prairie style house and designing the Guggenheim Museum in New York. In addition to ...

8/14/2007 4/6/2017

Charles D. "Pug" Ravenel MP (1938 - 2017)

S.C. Encyclopedia | Charles “Pug” Ravenel was born in Charleston on February 14, 1938, the son of Charles F. Ravenel and Yvonne Marie Michel. A football standout in high school in Charleston, he gr...

4/5/2017 4/5/2017

Sir George Barne, Lord Mayor of London MP (1500 - 1558)


From Sir George Barne II was the Sheriff of London between 1545–1546, Lord Mayor of London in 1552, Alderman of the London wards Portsoken between 1542–1546 and Coleman Street between 1546–1558, a ch...

8/7/2007 4/4/2017

George Barne, Sir, MP, Lord Mayor of London MP (c.1525 - 1592)


Family and Education 1st s. of Sir George Barne of London by his w. Alice Brooke of Shropshire. m. Anne, da. of Sir William Garrard† of London, 8s. inc. William 1da. suc. fa. 1558. Kntd. 1587. Offi...

8/7/2007 4/4/2017

William Barne, Knight MP (1568 - 1619)


Family and Education b. c.1558, 1st s. of Sir George Barne of Woolwich by Anne, da. of Sir William Garrard† of London. m. Anne, da. of Edwin Sandys, abp. of York, 6s. 1da. suc. fa. 1593. Kntd. 1603. ...

5/30/2008 4/4/2017

Lady Mary Bankes MP (1605 - 1661)

"Brave Dame Mary"

biography From Lady Mary Bankes defended her castle for three years with her daughters and maids, throwing hot coal and buckets of boiling water on the attackers News Sep 1, 2016 When talking about...

2/20/2008 3/11/2017

John Kent MP (c.1807 - 1886)

Wikipedia "First black policeman in UK lived in Carlisle" , News & Star , October 19th, 2006 "Slave trade legacy" , BBC, November 2nd, 2006

3/6/2017 3/8/2017

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

Francis Sydney Dove MP (1897 - 1957)

Francis Sydney "Frank" Dove MM (3 September 1897 – 10 February 1957)[1][2] was a British boxer who competed in the 1920 Summer Olympics in Antwerp, Belgium. In 1920 he was eliminated in the quarter-fin...

4/10/2012 3/2/2017

Ken Jennings MP


Kenneth Wayne "Ken" Jennings III (born May 23, 1974) is an American game show contestant and author. Links Wikipedia

6/21/2011 2/25/2017

Dudley Stagpoole, VC, DCM MP (c.1838 - 1911)

Dudley Stagpoole VC DCM (1838 – 1 August 1911), born in Killunan, County Galway he was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the ...

2/23/2013 2/14/2017

William Franklin Graham III (born July 14, 1952), known publicly as Franklin Graham, is an American Christian evangelist and missionary. He is the president and CEO of both the Billy Graham Evangelis...

6/25/2007 2/11/2017

Captain John Hanning Speke MP (1827 - 1864)

SPEKE, JOHN HANNING (1827–1864), African explorer and discoverer of the source of the Nile, second son of William Speke (1798–1887) of Jordans, near Ilminster, Somerset, by Georgina Elizabeth, daughter...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

George Speke, MP MP (1623 - 1689)

Family and Education b. 1 May 1623, 1st s. of George Speke of White Lackington by Joan, da. of Sir John Portman, 1st Bt. of Orchard Portman, Som. educ. travelled abroad 1639. m. 21 May 1641, Mary, da...

6/3/2013 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

William Branch Giles (August 12, 1762 – December 4, 1830); the name is pronounced jyles) was an American statesman, long-term Senator from Virginia, and the 24th Governor of Virginia. He served in th...

6/12/2007 2/5/2017

Thomas Morris Avery MP (1821 - 1901)

He removed to Chicago. He was a Congregationalist ; a Republican ; a member of the board of education ; an officer in the Y. M. C. A. ; a director of the board of trade; president of the Chicago Brass ...

2/28/2015 1/22/2017

Capt Thomas Henry Wintringham (1898-1949) Thomas Henry (Tom) Wintringham (15 May 1898 – 16 August 1949) was a British soldier, military historian, journalist, poet, Marxist, politician and author. He...

8/22/2009 1/18/2017

John Dover Wilson MP (1881 - 1969)

"John Dover Wilson"

CH 1936, MA LittD FBA etc Hon Fellow of Gonville & Caius Coll Educ: C.H., Litt., D., F.B.A., M.A. C.H. 1936 M.A. ;Litt D (Camb) FBA Hon LL.D (Natal and Edinburgh.) Hon D Lit. (Durh and Leics) D es ...

8/22/2009 1/17/2017

Sir Joseph Arthur Arkwright MP (1864 - 1944)

Sir Joseph Arthur Arkwright MA MD MRCS FRCP FRS (22 March 1864 – 22 November 1944) was a medical doctor. He was forced to give up his work due to severe dermatitis. He became a bacteriologist and from ...

8/22/2009 1/17/2017

Joseph William Wilson MP (1851 - 1930)

Birth also shown as Walthamstow, Handsworth, or Stafford Vice Principal Crystal Palace School of Eng 1872-1898 Occ: Civil Engineer M Inst C.E. , M.I. Mech. E: President, Crystal Place School of Pra...

8/22/2009 1/17/2017

Birth: Sep. 11, 1909 Tonbridge Kent, England Death: Dec. 15, 1941 Bergen op Zoom Municipality Noord-Brabant, Netherlands Richard Playne Stevens was the one of the most successful night fighter pilot ...

8/22/2009 1/17/2017

Chief George Henry Johnson MP (1816 - 1884)

George Henry Martin Johnson (Onwanonsyshon) (October 7, 1816 – February 19, 1884) was a member of the Wolf clan and selected as a hereditary chief of the Mohawk of the Six Nations in Canada; he also ...

3/30/2009 1/16/2017

Eleanor Boyle Sherman MP (1824 - 1888)


Ellen Ewing Sherman (October 4, 1824 – November 28, 1888), was the wife of General William Tecumseh Sherman, a leading Union general in the American Civil War. She was also a prominent figure of the ti...

8/21/2008 1/12/2017

John Scott, 1st Earl of Clonmell MP (1739 - 1798)

""Copperfaced Jack""

John Scott, 1st Earl of Clonmel PC (Ire) KC SL (8 June 1739 – 23 May 1798), known as The Lord Earlsfort between 1784 and 1789 and as The Viscount Clonmell between 1789 and 1793, was an Irish barrister ...

7/28/2011 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

5/22/2008 1/9/2017

John "H.B." Doyle MP (1797 - 1868)

John Doyle (Dublin 1797 – 2 January 1868 London), known by the pen name H. B., was a political cartoonist, caricaturist, painter and lithographer. He was a grandfather of the famous author, Sir Arthu...

9/19/2008 1/9/2017

Wikipedia contributors. " John Crichton, 4th Earl Erne ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

7/24/2009 1/9/2017

John Crichton, 3rd Earl Erne MP (1802 - 1885)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Crichton, 3rd Earl Erne ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Em...

4/22/2011 1/9/2017

Richard Cobden MP (1804 - 1865)

See Wikipedia... " Richard Cobden ", Westminster Abbey Richard Cobden (3 June 1804 – 2 April 1865) was an English manufacturer and Radical and Liberal statesman, associated with two major free tr...

7/1/2013 1/5/2017

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

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

Hank Williams MP (1923 - 1953)

"Hank Williams", "Luke The Drifter", "Hiram Williams"

An American singer-songwriter and musician regarded as among the greatest country music stars of all time. Hank Williams (September 17, 1923 – January 1, 1953), born Hiram King Williams, was an Ame...

6/6/2007 12/25/2016

Merv Griffin MP (1925 - 2007)

"Buddy", "Merv"

Mervyn Edward "Merv" Griffin, Jr. (July 6, 1925 – August 12, 2007) was an American television host, musician, actor, and media mogul. He began his career as a radio and big band singer who went on to...

7/10/2011 12/19/2016

John Peters "Johnny" Ringo MP (1850 - 1882)

American Outlaw John Peters "Johnny" Ringo became a legend of the Old West because of his alleged involvement in the gunfight at the OK Corral and his association with the Clanton Gang. John Pete...

6/16/2007 12/7/2016

Tanya Tucker MP

"Tanya", "Delta Dawn"

Tanya Denise Tucker is an American female country music artist who had her first hit, "Delta Dawn", in 1972 at the age of 13.

9/24/2016 11/29/2016

Martha Rose Reeves is an American R&B and pop singer and former politician, and is the lead singer of the Motown girl group Martha Reeves and the Vandellas. Read more at Wikipedia

9/23/2016 11/25/2016

Brice Lalonde MP (1946 - d.)

Brice Lalonde is a former green party leader in France, who ran for President of France in the Presidential elections, 1981. In 1988 he was named Minister of the Environment, and in 1990 founded the gr...

11/14/2016 11/14/2016

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (born 10 August 1947) is a Malaysian politician. He is a founder and leading figure of the People's Justice Party (Parti Keadilan Rakyat), component party of Pakatan Rakyat (Pe...

8/2/2008 11/14/2016

Tammy Wynette MP (1942 - 1998)

"Tammy Wynette"

Virginia Pugh, better known as Tammy Wynette, achieved great fame as a country singer, but her early years were filled with struggle and heartache. She "never forgot her poor beginnings and kept her be...

7/29/2010 10/30/2016

Susan Atkins MP (1948 - 2009)

"Sadie Mae Glutz"

Susan Denise Atkins (May 7, 1948 – September 24, 2009) was a convicted American murderer who was a member of Charles Manson's "Family". Manson and his followers committed a series of nine murders at ...

9/24/2016 10/7/2016

Leslie Louise Van Houten is an American convict serving a life sentence for murder in relation to the 1969 killings of Leno and Rosemary LaBianca, when Van Houten was 19 years old. Read more at Wikipedia

4/11/2009 10/7/2016

Charles Valentine Le Grice from Life Le Grice was born in Bury St. Edmunds to a clergyman father in 1773. Little is known of Le Grice’s early life but he was enrolled in Christ's Hospital some ti...

10/2/2016 10/2/2016

Shannon Hoon MP (1967 - 1995)

Richard Shannon Hoon was an American singer-songwriter and musician. He was the lead singer of the band Blind Melon until his death from a cocaine overdose in 1995. Read more about Shannon at Wikipedia

9/17/2016 10/1/2016

Hal Roach MP (1892 - 1992)

"Hal Roach", "Hal"

Harold Eugene "Hal" Roach, Sr. was an American film and television producer, director, and actor from the 1910s to the 1990s, best known today for producing the Laurel and Hardy and Our Gang film comed...

9/28/2016 10/1/2016

Prof. William Farish MP (1758 - 1837)

Info, c/- Rhonda Macrae Source Description above from the Wikipedia article William Farish , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors here . Community Pages are not affiliated with, or endors...

4/9/2011 10/1/2016

William Walwyn From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia William Walwyn (bap. 1600–1681) was an English pamphleteer, a Leveller and a medical practitioner.[1][2] Walwyn was a silkman in London who took...

1/14/2016 9/30/2016

Theodore Penleigh Boyd Theodore Penleigh Boyd (15 August 1890 – 27 November 1923) was an Australian artist. Penleigh Boyd was a member of the Boyd artistic dynasty: his parents Arthur Merric Boyd (...

6/28/2008 9/12/2016

David Fielding Gough Boyd David Fielding Gough Boyd (23 August 1924 – 10 November 2011) was an Australian artist, and a member of the Boyd artistic dynasty. The Boyd artistic dynasty began with the...

6/28/2008 9/12/2016

Boyd, Arthur Merric Bloomfield A member of one of the most distinguished 'art' families of Australia. Born in 1920, he was instructed by his father, William Merric Boyd, in the art of ceramics, and pai...

6/28/2008 9/11/2016

Merric Boyd, Artist Sculptor MP (1888 - 1959)

Merric Boyd William Merric Boyd, known commonly as Merric Boyd (24 June 1888 – 9 September 1959), was an Australian artist, active as a ceramicist, painter, and sculptor. He was given the fine dist...

6/28/2008 9/11/2016

Sir Sidney Nolan, Artist MP (1917 - 1992)

Sir Sidney Robert Nolan Sir Sidney Robert Nolan OM, AC (22 April 1917 – 28 November 1992) was one of Australia's leading artists of the 20th century. His oeuvre is among the most diverse and prolific...

6/28/2008 9/11/2016

John de Burgh Perceval, A O. Australian Artist MP (1923 - 2000)

"Linwood Robert Steven South"

John de Burgh Perceval Sourced from John de Burgh Perceval AO (1 February 1923 – 15 October 2000) was a well-known Australian artist. Perceval was the last surviving member of a group known as the ...

6/28/2008 9/11/2016

George Milner Stephen MP (1812 - 1894)

George Milner Stephen (1812-1894), public servant, geologist, barrister and faith-healer, was born on 18 December 1812 at Wells, Somerset, England, the sixth son of John Stephen and his wife Mary Anne,...

4/9/2011 9/7/2016

Harold Wilberforce Stephen (1841–1889) Australian politician Parliamentary Service Position Member of the NSW Legislative Assembly 30 Oct 1885 - 30 Nov 1889, 4 yrs 1 mth 1 day Member for Mona...

9/7/2016 9/7/2016

Hon Sir, John Madden MP (1844 - 1918)

Madden, Sir John (1844–1918) Hon Sir, Chief Justice Supreme Court Victoria Irish-Australian jurist and politician, was the fourth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria Background and ea...

9/5/2016 9/5/2016

Sidney James Stephen MP (1796 - 1858)

Sidney Stephen (1797–1858) Judge. Sidney Stephen was born at Somerleage, Somerset, England, in 1797. He was a son of John Stephen, puisne Judge at St. Kitts in the West Indies, and later a member o...

8/22/2009 9/4/2016

Sir Alfred Stephen MP (1802 - 1894)

STEPHEN, Sir ALFRED (1802-1894), chief justice and legislator, was born on 20 August 1802 at Basseterre, St Christopher (St Kitts), West Indies, fourth son of John Stephen and his wife Mary Anne, née P...

8/22/2009 9/4/2016

John Stephen MP (c.1799 - 1854)

8/22/2009 9/4/2016

John Stephen MP (1771 - 1833)

John Stephen (1771-1833) Biographical Summary John Stephen (1771-1833), judge, was the son of James Stephen, of Aberdeen, Scotland, and Sibella Milner, of Poole, Dorsetshire. Some of the children o...

8/22/2009 9/4/2016

William Loeb, Jr. MP (1866 - 1937)

. William Loeb, Jr. (October 9, 1866 – September 19, 1937) was an American political figure. He was the Presidential secretary to President Theodore Roosevelt and Collector of the Port of New York fr...

9/2/2016 9/2/2016

Ellen Francis Pincent MP (1866 - 1949)

In November 1911, Ellen Pinsent became the first woman to be elected to Birmingham City Council, standing in the Edgbaston ward. She stood down from the post two years later when Hume retired, prompt...

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Admiral of the Fleet Sir Thomas Matthew Charles Symonds, GCB sourced from ) Admiral of the Fleet Sir Thomas Matthew Charles Symonds, GCB (15 July 1813 – 14 November 1894) was a Royal Navy officer. ...

8/22/2009 8/13/2016

Captain John Whitby MP (1774 - 1806)

"Thomas Whitbyin some genealogy trees"

Captain John Whitby was flag captain for Admiral Sir William Cornwallis. After Cornwallis was removed from command of the Channel Fleet in early 1806, Whitby and his family were invited to live on his ...

8/12/2016 8/13/2016

Vice Admiral Louis Symonds Tindal Vice Admiral Louis Symonds Tindal (1810–1876), joined the Royal Navy as a boy, in 1825 and had an adventurous, wide ranging and distinguished career. Promoted lieute...

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Katharine Mary Adela Maddison, née Tindal Katharine Mary Adela Maddison, née Tindal (15 December 1862 – 12 June 1929), usually known as Adela Maddison, was a British composer of operas, ballets, inst...

8/13/2016 8/13/2016

see [ ] = Rt. Hon. Sir Nicholas Conyngham Tindal = Sir Nicholas Conyngham Tindal (12 December 1776 – 6 July 1846) was a celebrated English lawyer who successfully defended the then Queen of the Unite...

3/6/2009 8/12/2016

Mary Anne Theresa Whitby Mary Anne Theresa Whitby (1784–1850), née Symonds, was an English writer, landowner, and artist. She became an authority on the cultivation of silkworms, and in the 1830s rei...

12/28/2014 8/12/2016

John Garratt, Lord Mayor of London In 1823 royal assent was given to ‘An Act for the Rebuilding of London Bridge’ and in 1825 John Garratt, Lord Mayor and Alderman of the Ward of Bridge Within, laid ...

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GARRATT, GEOFFREY THEODORE Rank:MajorService No:135713Date of Death:28/04/1942Age:53Regiment/Service:Pioneer CorpsAwards:M B EGrave Reference:Sec. E. Coll. grave 16b.-16r.Cemetery:PEMBROKE DOCK MILIT...

8/22/2009 8/11/2016

Percival Maurice Garratt MP (1877 - 1953)

Compositions by: Garratt, Percival The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total. H 3 Harmonic Studies, Op.53 (Garratt, Percival) I 2 Interludes, Op.32 (Garratt, Percival) P #P...

8/22/2009 8/11/2016

Godfery Eric Harvey, Author MP (1889 - 1962)

Godfrey Eric Harvey Career - Colonial Servant / Historian Biography - Senior colonial official in Indian Civil Service and historian of Burmese [Alison Petch [as part of 'The Other Within' project ...

8/22/2009 8/11/2016

William M. R. French MP (1843 - 1914)

Mr. French was born in Exeter, N. H., Oct. 1, 1843. He was educated in Exeter academy and Harvard. He fought for a short time in the civil war. He came to Chicago in 1867 and for a number of years wa...

6/29/2008 8/7/2016

William "Colorado" Jewett MP (1823 - 1893)

"Colorado Jewett"

Jewett, William Cornell(1823–93) publicist, peace advocate; born in New York City. His early history in the West was obscure and there were those who questioned the source of his fortune. But after s...

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Sir William Withers, Lord Mayor of London Sir William Withers, Lord Mayor of London from 1707 to1708. Born circa 1657, he was a descendant of Sir Thomas Wyther, who was knighted by King Edward III, c...

8/4/2016 8/5/2016

Colonel Herbert de Haga Haig MP (1855 - 1945)

Colonel Herbert De Haga Haig Captain Herbert De Haga Haig R.E. and the 1885 Rebellions Posted by willsswords on June 1, 2016 This Royal Engineers sword was Capt H de H Haigs used in the Canadia...

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Lieutenant Colonel Alfred Edward Gordon Haig Lieutenant Colonel Alfred Edward Gordon Haig 1866-1935. He resided at Oak Grove House.He was educated at Winchester, Oxford and Royal Military College San...

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Cornelius Cardew MP (1799 - 1875)

Cornelius Cardew: born 1 July, 1799 at Penryn, Cornwall and baptized 17 July 1799 at St. Gluvias; educated at Barnstaple Grammar School, and at the East-India College, 1815-1817. He entered the Bengal ...

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Captain Edward Rotherham MP (1753 - 1830)

Edward Rotheram CB RN Captain Edward Rotheram CB RN (27 December 1753 – 6 November 1830) was a senior officer of the British Royal Navy, who served for many years during the American War of Independe...

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Charles Holland Charles Holland was the son of Mr and Mrs Charles Holland. He was commissioned into the Royal Artillery in 1895, Lt in 1898, Capt 1901 before going to South Africa and taking part in ...

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