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James Butler, Viscount Thurles (c.1583 - 1589)

"1st Viscount of Thurle"

James Butler, Viscount Thurles1 M, #38588, b. 1584, d. before 1614 Last Edited=8 Feb 2015 Consanguinity Index=0.01% James Butler, Viscount Thurles was born in 1584 .1 He was the son of Thomas B...

3/30/2008 9/22/2016

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 8/26/2016

Spranger Barry (1719 - 1777)

Wikipedia TheatreHistory.com First marriage : Name Spranger Barry Event Type Marriage Marriage Date 02 Feb 1742 Marriage Place Fleet, London A Compendium of Irish Biography

8/4/2016 8/5/2016

Viscount Stratford de Redcliffe Canning was an English diplomatist. He was born in 1788 and died in 1880. The son of a London merchant and cousin of George Canning, he entered the diplomatic service ...

12/28/2008 7/8/2016

James Hamilton, 6th Earl of Abercorn From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia He married Elizabeth Reading, daughter of Sir Robert Reading, 1st Baronet, on 21 January 1684. They had the following chil...

11/2/2009 4/2/2016

Richard Knyvet (1531 - 1559)

10/15/2009 2/28/2016

Anne Vaughan, Lady MP (c.1444 - 1522)

Source For Birth Place Change: The remaining question is where Anne was born. Collins's Peerage (vol. 2, p.291, 1812 edn) says that she "was born at Dugnanis [note: so it seems written in Cavell's ...

10/9/2007 2/26/2016

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Sir Joseph John "J. J." Thomson , OM, FRS (18 December 1856 – 30 August 1940) was a British physicist and Nobel laureate. He is credited for the discovery of th...

11/3/2008 2/15/2016

Matric. sizar from QUEENS', Easter, 1588. S. of Reynold. Bapt. at St Botolph, Cambridge, June 8, 1575-6. B.A. 1591-2; M.A. 1595; B.D. 1602; Toulson; D.D. 1612-3. Fellow, 1597-1603. Incorp. at Oxford, 1...

8/8/2014 2/8/2016

Lady Anne Scott (1675 - 1685)

9/29/2011 1/27/2016

Born June 28, 1703, at Epworth, Lincolnshire, England. 15th of 19 siblings. Father: Anglican minister. Raised Anglican. Schooled through Oxford University. Childhood distinctions: righteous, bookish. B...

4/9/2009 1/1/2016

General Sir Thomas Trigge (c.1742 - 1814)

Wikipedia contributors. " Thomas Trigge ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

12/14/2015 12/14/2015

James Adolphus Dickenson Oughton was the illegitimate son of Colonel Sir Adolphus Oughton who was Lt-Col of the Coldstream Guards in 1719 at the time of James's birth. His mother was Miss Frances Dicke...

6/12/2013 12/5/2015

Barbara Mansell (b. - 1687)

8/20/2015 8/20/2015

Francis Mansell (b. - 1686)

Francis and his wife Barbara were buried in the west cloister of the Abbey in 1686 and 1687 respectively. He had a pension from Charles II. They have no marker. Source:

8/20/2015 8/20/2015

Julian Fusey (b. - 1629)

4/27/2014 7/25/2015

Sir Thomas Hesketh, MP MP (1548 - 1605)

HESKETH, Sir Thomas (1547/8-1605), of Heslington, Yorks., Preston, Lancs. and Gray's Inn, London Family and Education b. 1547/8, 2nd s. of Gabriel Hesketh (d.1573) of Aughton, Lancs. and Jane, da. ...

4/27/2014 7/25/2015

Margarethe Shortland (1748 - 1816)

Margaret lived in a house near the Abbey and was buried on 6 January 1816, aged 68. She was the widow of Captain John Shortland of the Royal Navy and their chirldren were Peggy (who married William Pea...

6/21/2015 6/21/2015

John Rutherford (1741 - 1781)

John Rutherford died on 21 June 1781 aged 40 and was removed from his original burial place at Olne in Germany to the north cloister of Westminster Abbey for burial on 11 October 1782. His grave is mar...

6/21/2015 6/21/2015

Philip Edward Thomas MP (1878 - 1917)

"Edward Thomas", "Edward Eastaway"

Philip Edward Thomas (3 March 1878 – 9 April 1917) was an Anglo-Welsh poet, essayist, and novelist. He is commonly considered a war poet, although few of his poems deal directly with his war exp...

6/16/2015 6/16/2015

Wilfred Edward Salta Owen MP (1893 - 1918)

OWEN, WILFRED EDWARD SALTER Rank: Lieutenant Date of Death: 04/11/1918 Age: 25 Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 5th Bn. Awards: M C Grave Reference: A. 3. Cemetery: ORS COMMUNAL CE...

8/5/2014 6/14/2015

Mary (Prue) Steele (c.1678 - 1718)

Married Sir Richard Steele in 1707 Mary Steele (November 1678 - December 1718) (née Mary Scurlock) was the second wife of Sir Richard Steele, whom she married in 1707. She was born in Carmarth...

10/24/2009 6/11/2015

Georg Friedrich Händel MP (1685 - 1759)

Messiah "Hallelujah" Water Music The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba Finale (Alcina) George Frideric Handel (German: Georg Friedrich Händel) (23 February 1685 – 14 April 1759) w...

8/16/2008 6/11/2015

George Grote MP (1794 - 1871)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary George Grote (17 November 1794 – 18 June 1871) was an English political radical and classical historian. He is now best known for his major work, the voluminous ...

2/8/2010 6/10/2015

" Randolph Egerton & family ", Westminster Abbey

7/14/2011 6/7/2015

Penelope Egerton (b. - 1670)

" Randolph Egerton & family ", Westminster Abbey She was mentioned in the Wills of her mother, Eleanor Dutton, and her sister, Dorothy Needham. She was also mentioned in the Codicil to the Will of ...

7/14/2011 6/7/2015

George Vaughan (1683 - 1685)

" John Vaughan, 3rd Earl of Carbery ", Westminster Abbey

12/29/2012 6/7/2015

William Wardour, MP (1686 - 1746)

Family and Education b. 12 July 1686, 1st s. of William Wardour of Whitney Court, clerk of the pells, by Anne Sopia, da. and coh. of Robert Rodd of Foxley, Herefs. educ. Queen’s, Oxf. 1704. un...

6/5/2015 6/5/2015

Anna Sophia Wardour (c.1665 - 1736)

Anna Sophia Wardour and two of her sons are buried in the centre part of the nave of Westminster Abbey. Their graves are now marked by small lozenge stones, near the grave of David Livingstone. The ful...

6/5/2015 6/5/2015

Elizabeth Jones (1688 - 1767)

6/5/2015 6/5/2015

Col. Tomkyns Wardour (c.1688 - 1752)

Wardour, Tomkyns, s. William, of St. Giles, London, arm. Queen's Coll., matric. 25 Jan., 1703-4, aged 16; brother of William same date Source: Alumni Oxonienses 1500-1714

6/5/2015 6/5/2015

Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, Lord Lytton MP (1803 - 1873)

"1st Baron Lytton"

Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton PC From Wikipedia: The Right Honourable Lord Lytton PC Born 25 May 1803(1803-05-25) London Died 18 January 1873(1873-01-18) (age...

12/25/2009 5/6/2015

Oliver Lambart, 1st Baron Lambart of County Cavan MP (b. - c.1618)

"Baron Of Cavan"

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Oliver Lambart: Oliver Lambart, 1st Lord Lambart, Baron of Cavan [1] M, #176451, d. between 1 June 1618 and 10 June 1618 Last Edited=12 Feb 2011 Oliv...

11/27/2008 2/18/2015

James Watt, FRS MP (1736 - 1819)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... James Watt , (19 January 1736 – 25 August 1819) was a Scottish inventor and mechanical engineer whose improvements to the Newcomen steam engine were fundam...

2/15/2010 2/5/2015

Hugh Percy, 3rd Duke of Northumberland KG, PC (20 April 1785 – 11 February 1847), styled Earl Percy until 1817, was a British aristocrat and Tory politician who served as Lord Lieutenant of Ir...

3/6/2008 1/29/2015

Sarah Kemble Siddons MP (1755 - 1831)

"Mrs Siddons"

Sarah Siddons nee Kemble (5 July 1755 – 8 June 1831) was a British actress, the best-known tragedienne of the 18th century. She was the elder sister of John Philip Kemble, Charles Kemble, Stephe...

8/1/2008 1/23/2015

Edward Bligh, 2nd Earl of Darnley MP (1715 - c.1747)

"11th Baron Clifton"

Wikipedia contributors. " Edward Bligh, 2nd Earl of Darnley ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Hogg, Bruce; Freemasons and the Royal Society ed 2 ; Library and Museum of Freemasonry; January 2012; ...

7/19/2011 1/21/2015

Gerard Manley Hopkins MP (1844 - 1889)

Poet. His most famous works include "The wreck of the Deutschland", "God's Grandeur", and "The Windhover". His poems were virtually unknown until they were published.long after his death by the poet Ro...

8/14/2012 10/6/2014

Anthony Trollope MP (1815 - 1882)

Anthony Trollope (24 April 1815 – 6 December 1882) was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Some of his best-loved works, collectively known...

7/27/2011 9/12/2014

William Strode, MP (1594 - 1645)

Family and Education bap. 6 Nov. 1594?, 2nd s. of Sir William Strode* (d.1637) and his 1st w. Mary, da. of Thomas Southcote of Shillingford St. George and Bovey Tracey, Devon; bro. of Sir Richard*.1 ed...

11/11/2011 8/2/2014

Admiral Arthur Phillip RN (11 October 1738 – 31 August 1814) was the first Governor of New South Wales , and founder of the settlement which became Sydney. After much experience at sea, includ...

6/7/2013 7/10/2014

Katherine Percy, Countess, Baroness, Lady MP (c.1546 - 1596)

"Somerset; Neville;", "Lady Katherine Neville", "2nd Baroness Percy", "8th Countess of Northumberland"

Katherine Neville, Countess of Northumberland , was born in 1546, Snape Hall, Snape, Yorkshire, England and died on 28 October 1596. She was buried in Saint Paul's Chapel, Westminster Abbey, Westminste...

3/4/2008 7/8/2014

Thomas Hardy, OM MP (1840 - 1928)

Thomas Hardy, OM (2 June 1840 – 11 January 1928) was an English novelist and poet. While his works typically belong to the Naturalism movement, several poems display elements of the previous Rom...

12/25/2011 6/24/2014

Sir Bernard Brocas, MP MP (c.1330 - 1395)

Family and Education b.c.1330, 3rd s. and event. h. of Sir John Brocas of Clewer and Windsor, Berks. by his 1st w. Margaret. m. (1) by 1349, Agnes, da. and h. of Mauger Vavasour of Denton, Yorks., 1s...

3/21/2009 5/28/2014

Isaac Watts (1674 - 1748)

Isaac Watts (17 July 1674 – 25 November 1748) was an English hymnwriter, theologian and logician. A prolific and popular hymnwriter, he was recognised as the "Father of English Hymnody", credite...

8/26/2012 5/13/2014

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3/27/2007 5/11/2014

William Whitfield Dakins (1767 - 1850)

" William Whitfield Dakins ", Westminster Abbey

7/13/2008 5/3/2014

Between 1910 and 26 May 1915 ‎(Age 21)‎ Served with the 1st ‎(Royal)‎ Dragoons Occupation 17 November 1914 ‎(Age 26)‎ Performed actions with the BEF for whic...

5/18/2009 5/2/2014

Joan Ursula Penton Vaughan Williams (née Lock; March 15, 1911 – October 23, 2007) was an English poet and author, and biographer of her second husband, the composer Ralph Vaughan Williams...

12/12/2012 5/2/2014

John Conduitt MP (1688 - 1737)

John Conduitt (c. 8 March 1688 – 23 May 1737) was a British Member of Parliament and Master of the Mint. Early life, education and family Conduitt was the son of Leonard and Sarah Conduitt, ...

3/22/2012 5/2/2014

Margaret Beaufort MP (1443 - 1509)

"Countess of Richmond & Derby", "Lady Margaret Beaufort", "Countess of Richmond and Derby"

"Margaret Beaufort (Br [ˈbɛʊfɨt]), Countess of Richmond and Derby (31 May 1443 or 1441 – 29 June 1509) was the mother of King Henry VII and paternal grandmother of Ki...

5/1/2007 4/23/2014

Mary James (1623 - 1677)

Mary Killigrew (1623-1677), later wife of Sir John James, she has been confused in other biographies [1] with Mary Sackville (1645-1679) (formerly Berkeley, née Bagot)--the widowed Countess of F...

5/7/2011 4/5/2014

Robert "Roger" Killigrew (1663 - 1707)

" Thomas and Robert Killigrew ", Westminster Abbey

5/6/2011 4/5/2014

Cecilia Croftes (b. - 1638)

"Cecilia Killegrew", "Cecilia Killigrew"

Cecilia Croftes was the daughter of Sir John Croftes and Mary Shirley.2 She married Thomas Killegrew.1 She died on 1 January 1638.1 Maid of Honour to Queen Henrietta Maria.1 Her married name became...

5/6/2011 4/5/2014

Anne Killigrew (1607 - 1641)

" Thomas and Robert Killigrew ", Westminster Abbey

5/6/2011 4/5/2014

Dr. James Spottiswoode, Bishop of Glogher (1567 - c.1645)

"Bishop of Glogher"

Doctor James Spottiswoode, 2d son of John, No. VII, was born 1567. He had a regular education at the University of Glasgow, and made great application to his studies. In the year 1589 he was appointed ...

7/24/2010 4/5/2014

Charles Kingsley, Revd. (1819 - 1875)

Charles Kingsley (12 June 1819 – 23 January 1875) was a minister of the Church of England, a university professor, historian and novelist. He is particularly associated with the West Country a...

5/19/2009 4/1/2014

Frances Coningsby (b. - 1781)

6/3/2012 3/30/2014

" Sir Gilbert Lort ", Westminster Abbey

10/7/2009 3/27/2014

William Makepeace Thackeray (pronounced /ˈθækəri/; 18 July 1811 – 24 December 1863) was an English novelist of the 19th century. He was famous for his satirical wor...

8/22/2009 3/26/2014

Elizabeth Campbell (1650 - 1714)

"Campbell"

" Sir Gilbert Lort ", Westminster Abbey

8/19/2008 3/26/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Admiral Sir John Jennings (1664 – 23 December 1743) was an officer in the English Royal Navy, a Lord of the Admiralty and Member of Parliament. Sir John Jennin...

3/25/2014 3/25/2014

Sarah Hare MP (b. - 1692)

" Sarah, Duchess of Somerset ", Westminster Abbey

12/22/2008 3/22/2014

William Wordsworth MP (1770 - 1850)

William Wordsworth (1770-1850) was an English poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, launched the Romantic Age in English literature with the joint publication of Lyrical Ballads in 1798. In 1802 he m...

2/2/2009 3/22/2014

Thomas [Wharton], 1st Baron Wharton 1st son of Thomas Wharton, of Wharton and Mateby in Kirkby Stephen, co. Westmorland, by his wife Agnes Warcop, dau. of Reginald Warcop, of Swerdale, co. Westmorl...

6/13/2007 3/22/2014

William of Windsor MP (c.1348 - 1348)

" William of Windsor ", Westminster Abbey

2/24/2011 3/22/2014

Sir Joseph Wiliamson, PRS, MP MP (1633 - 1701)

"Sir"

Family and Education b. 25 July 1633, 2nd s. of Joseph Williamson, vicar, of Bridekirk, Cumb. and Anne, da. of one Bowman of Brownrigg, Cumb. educ. St. Bees g.s.; Westminster; Queen’s, Oxf. 1650...

8/3/2009 3/22/2014

Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (15 August 1771 – 21 September 1832) was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright, and poet, popular throughout much of the world during his time. Scott was the...

7/28/2007 3/22/2014

Thomas Young, FRS MP (1773 - 1829)

Thomas Young, FRS (13 June 1773 – 10 May 1829) was an English polymath who made notable contributions to the fields of vision, light, solid mechanics, energy, physiology, language, musical harmo...

1/18/2009 3/22/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary General Lord Henry Hugh Manvers Percy VC KCB (22 August 1817 – 3 December 1877) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious ...

2/23/2009 3/22/2014

Lady Winifred Brydges MP (c.1510 - 1586)

"Winnifred /Brydges/de/"

Note: Winifred Bridges is identified in some genealogies as the daughter of John Brydges, 1st baron Chandos and Elizabeth Grey, but the Oxford DNB entries for her husband and her daughter identify Wini...

10/23/2007 3/22/2014

James Harold Wilson, Baron Wilson of Rievaulx, KG, OBE, FRS, FSS, PC (11 March 1916 – 24 May 1995) was a British Labour Member of Parliament, Leader of the Labour Party. Twice Prime Minister o...

9/26/2007 3/22/2014

Dr Thomas Willis, FRS MP (1621 - 1675)

Wikipedia: Thomas Willis (27 January 1621 – 11 November 1675) was an English doctor who played an important part in the history of anatomy, neurology and psychiatry. He was a founding member o...

8/26/2013 3/22/2014

Charles Hanbury-Williams (1708 - 1759)

" HANBURY WILLIAMS, Charles (1708-59) ", The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed. R. Sedgwick, 1970 Wikipedia contributors. " Charles Hanbury Williams ." Wikipedia, The Free Enc...

6/3/2012 3/22/2014

Died unmarried and without issues Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia: English Deutsch " Duke of Cumberland, William, Duke of Cumberland ", Westminster Abbey

1/26/2008 3/22/2014

5/2/2007 3/22/2014

The Ven Albert Basil Orme Wilberforce, DD was an Anglican priest and author in the second half of the 19th century and the first two decades of the 20th. Born in Winchester on Valentine’s da...

11/8/2008 3/22/2014

Lord Charles Whitworth, MP MP (1675 - 1725)

Charles Whitworth, 1st Baron Whitworth (14 October 1675 – 23 October 1725)eldest of the six sons of Richard Whitworth of Blowerpipe, and afterwards of Adbaston, Staffordshire, who married, on 15...

11/9/2013 3/22/2014

" Frank Whittle ", Westminster Abbey Air Commodore Sir Frank Whittle, OM, KBE, CB, FRS, Hon FRAeS (1 June 1907 – 9 August 1996) was a British Royal Air Force (RAF) engineer officer. He i...

6/30/2011 3/22/2014

Richard Whittington (c. 1354–1423) was a medieval merchant and politician, and the real-life inspiration for the pantomime character Dick Whittington. He was four times Lord Mayor of London, a M...

2/28/2013 3/22/2014

Thomas Wentworth, 1st Baron Wentworth Thomas Wentworth, 1st Baron Wentworth and de jure 6th Baron le Despencer, PC (1501 – 3 March 1551) was an English peer and courtier during the Tudor dynas...

8/6/2007 3/22/2014

John Welles, Sir, 1st Viscount Welles MP (c.1450 - 1499)

"1st Viscount Welles"

Family Group Record FamilySearch™ Ancestral File v4.19 John WELLES Born: Abt 1450 Place: Of, Welle, Lincolnshire, England (Alternate birth date: John Welles (Wellys, Willis) 10 July 1446)

7/4/2007 3/22/2014

Ralph Vaughan Williams From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ralph Vaughan Williams OM (pronounced /ˌreɪf ˌvɔːn ˈwɪliəmz/)[1] (12 October 187...

3/2/2011 3/22/2014

WATSON, CHARLES (1714–1757), rear-admiral, born in 1714, was son of Dr. John Watson, prebendary of Westminster (d. 1724). His maternal grandfather was Alexander Parker [q. v.], whose wife Pruden...

5/24/2012 3/22/2014

) Sir Peter Warren, KB (10 March 1703 – 29 July 1752) was a British naval officer from Ireland who commanded the naval forces in the attack on the French fortress of Louisbourg, Nova Scotia in...

3/30/2009 3/22/2014

Catherine Walpole Walpole MP (c.1682 - 1737)

" Catherine, Lady Walpole ", Westminster Abbey

1/17/2009 3/22/2014

Margaret Stanley, Lady (1540 - 1596)

Margaret Stanley, Countess of Derby Margaret Stanley, Countess of Derby (née Clifford; 1540 – 28 September 1596) was the only surviving daughter of Henry Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberlan...

11/22/2009 3/21/2014

Dylan Marlais Thomas MP (1914 - 1953)

Dylan Marlais Thomas (27 October 1914 – 9 November 1953) was a Welsh poet and writer who wrote exclusively in English. In addition to poetry, he wrote short stories and scripts for film and radi...

8/11/2011 3/21/2014

" Richard Chenevix Trench ", Westminster Abbey

9/15/2011 3/21/2014

Sir George Villiers, of Brokesby (1550 – 4 January 1606) was a minor member of the English gentry, notable as the father of the royal favourite George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham. He was Hi...

2/22/2008 3/21/2014

Sir Charles Wager (24 February 1666 – 24 May 1743) was a British Admiral and First Lord of the Admiralty between 1733 and 1742. Despite heroic active service and steadfast administration and dip...

1/22/2013 3/21/2014

Countess Mary Beaumont MP (c.1569 - 1632)

Picture Mary Villiers (née Beaumont), Countess of Buckingham by James Stow, published by George Perfect Harding © National Portrait Gallery, London Mary Beaumont, Countess of Buckingham (...

12/22/2008 3/21/2014

Commander-in-ChIef of the West Indies Fleet, Port Royal, Admiral of the White Squadron of the British Fleet. Edward Vernon was born in Westminster on 12 November 1684, son of James Vernon (d.1727) an...

2/12/2008 3/21/2014

Henrietta de Vere (1682 - 1730)

" Henry and Aubrey de Vere, Earls of Oxford ", Westminster Abbey

4/12/2013 3/21/2014

Mary de Vere (b. - 1725)

" Henry and Aubrey de Vere, Earls of Oxford ", Westminster Abbey

4/12/2013 3/21/2014

Anne Bayning (1637 - 1659)

" Henry and Aubrey de Vere, Earls of Oxford ", Westminster Abbey

3/21/2014 3/21/2014

Aubrey de Vere, 20th Earl of Oxford From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Aubrey de Vere, 20th Earl of Oxford, KG, PC, (28 February 1627 – 12 March 1703) was the son of Robert de Vere, 19th ...

1/18/2010 3/21/2014

Henry de Vere, 18th Earl of Oxford MP (1593 - c.1625)

"Henry Vere"

1/22/2009 3/21/2014

Sir Horace Vere, 1st Baron Vere of Tilbury (1565 – 2 May 1635) (also Horatio Vere or Horatio de Vere) was an English military leader during the Eighty Years' War and the Thirty Years' War, a s...

12/16/2008 3/21/2014

Sir Francis Vere (1560 - 1609)

Sir Francis Vere (1560 – 18 August 1609) was an English soldier, famous for his career in Dutch service. He was the son of Geoffrey Vere of Crepping Hall, Essex, and nephew of John de Vere...

12/16/2008 3/21/2014