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Who's Buried Where in Britain? - Statesmen

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  • Field Marshal Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby GCB, GCMG, GCVO (1861 - 1936)
    Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby , was the son of Hynman Allenby and Catherine Cane. He was born April 23, 1861 in Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England and died May 14, 1936, from a cerebral aneurysm on May ...
  • Major John André (1750 - 1780)
    John André (May 2, 1750 – October 2, 1780) was a British army officer hanged as a spy during the American Revolutionary War. This was due to an incident in which he assisted Benedict Arnold's attempted...
  • Field Marshal Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis (1891 - 1969)
    Field Marshal Harold Rupert Leofic George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis Born on 10 December 1891. Son of Major James Alexander, 4th Earl of Caledon and Lady Elizabeth Graham-Toler. Mar...

Who's Buried Where in Britain?


...including politicians and the military

Not only British People

Image right - Monuments, Brompton Cemetery

The object of the overall project is to show where famous, notorious, well known and historical people are buried in Britain.

The people are listed in groups which will be added to, adjusted or split over time. These categories are not cast in stone and may well change as the project evolves.

Please add information about the burial place of well known statesmen to the list below. If the person has a profile on Geni please add their profile to the project and add the link in bold.


...including politicians and the military

  • Field Marshal Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis KG PC GCB OM GCMG CSI DSO MC CD PC(Can) (10 December 1891 – 16 June 1969) was a British military commander and field marshal who served with distinction in both world wars and, afterwards, as Governor General of Canada, the 17th since Canadian Confederation. Buried St. Margaret's Church, Ridge, Hertfordshire
  • Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby of Megiddo (1861-1936). Buried St. George's Chapel, known as The Warriors' Chapel, Westminster Abbey, London.
  • Major John André 1750-1780 Buried Westminster Abbey, London, south aisle of the Nave.

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