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Michael Edward Palin, CBE, FRGS From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Michael Edward Palin, CBE, FRGS (pronounced /ˈpeɪlɨn/; born 5 May 1943) is an English comedian, actor,...

1/2/2015 Today

Joan Pulliam (c.1580 - 1622)

4/24/2009 9/24/2016

Sir Anthony Frederick Milbank, 5th Bt. was born on 16 August 1939. He was the son of Major Sir Mark Vane Milbank, 4th Bt. and Hon. Verena Aileen Maxwell. He married Belinda Beatrice Gore, daughter of B...

8/20/2011 9/21/2016

. John Harris, Sr. (1673 – December 1748) emigrated from Britain to America late in the 17th century. Harris would later settle and establish Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA, which bears his nam...

2/28/2009 9/19/2016

Edward Augustus Pulliam (1607 - c.1680)

Source: "Ancestral File v4.19," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 11 August 2012), entry for Edward PULLIAM.

8/20/2008 9/16/2016

Frederick Leach (1844 - 1896)

5/18/2010 9/14/2016

Colonel William Fairfax, Esq MP (1691 - 1757)

William Fairfax (1691–1757) was the builder of the Belvoir estate and plantation in northern colonial Virginia. He was the son of Henry Fairfax (d.1708) and a grandson of Henry Fairfax, 4th Lord...

7/8/2007 9/13/2016

Charles Teal, a potter, served in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He enlisted in Company K, Illinois 14th Infantry Regiment on 12 Jan 1864. Mustered out on 20 Jul 1864. Transferred to Com...

9/2/2016 9/9/2016

John Walton (c.1852 - d.)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

Catherine Walton (c.1844 - d.)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

Elizabeth Walton (c.1842 - d.)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

George Walton (c.1839 - d.)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

Sarah Gay (c.1858 - d.)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

John Gay (c.1855 - d.)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

Elizabeth Gay (c.1849 - d.)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

James Gay (deceased)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

William A. Scott (c.1837 - d.)

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

Louisa Walton (c.1829 - d.)

"Louisa Gay", "Louisa Scott"

England Births and Christenings Name Louisa Walton Gender Female Christening Date 31 Aug 1829 Christening Place St. Peter's Church, Leeds, York, England Father's Name George Walton M...

9/8/2016 9/8/2016

Mary Walton (1809 - d.)

9/7/2016 9/8/2016

George Walton (c.1803 - d.)

9/7/2016 9/8/2016

Benjamin Walton (1849 - d.)

Birth registration Censuses: 1851 1861 1871 1881

9/7/2016 9/7/2016

John Wright MP (1566 - 1605)

on right in photo John (Jack) Wright (January 1568 – 8 November 1605), and Christopher (Kit) Wright (1570? – 8 November 1605), were members of the group of provincial English Catholic...

4/21/2011 9/6/2016

Christopher Wright MP (1570 - 1605)

"Kit"

on left in photo John (Jack) Wright (January 1568 – 8 November 1605), and Christopher (Kit) Wright (1570? – 8 November 1605), were members of the group of provincial English Catholics...

4/21/2011 9/6/2016

Martha Emily Jones (1836 - 1874)

9/21/2007 9/3/2016

Henry Banks (b. - 1605)

In an article in Publications, Lincoln Record Society, vol 45, p viii, the author J. W. F. Hill indicates "...the link to the Bank Newton family [beyond this point -- Henry Bankes] has been forged by t...

8/26/2016 8/26/2016

John Savile, 1st Baron Savile of Pontefract (1556–1630) was an English politician; M.P. for Lincoln, 1586: sheriff of Lincolnshire, 1590; knight of the shire for Yorkshire, 1597, 1614, 1624, and...

10/7/2009 8/24/2016

Sir Thomas Crompton, MP (c.1558 - c.1609)

Wikipedia The History of Parliament: The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603 (1981) by P. W. Hasler The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1604-1629 (2010) by Alan Da...

8/22/2016 8/22/2016

Gordon Banks OBE From WIkipedia: Gordon Banks, OBE (born 30 December 1937) is a former England international football goalkeeper. He made 628 appearances during a 15-year career in the Football Lea...

8/12/2016 8/12/2016

Henry Alan Clutton-Brock (1877 - 1950)

Birth registration Censuses: 1881 1901 1911 1939 Register Marriage registration

8/9/2016 8/9/2016

Ann Bowers (1560 - 1654)

6/21/2007 7/27/2016

Grace Wentworth MP (1532 - 1574)

"Grace Gascoigan", "Grace Gastiogne"

ACCORDING TO SEVERAL SOURCES THOMAS WHO MARRIED GRACE GASCOIGNE WAS SON OF THOMAS & BEATRIX (WOODRUFFE) WENTWORTH, IT WAS THIS THOMAS' NEPHEW WHO MARRIED MARGARET GASCOIGNE AND WAS THE SON OF WILLIAM &...

4/18/2007 7/25/2016

Matthew Barstow (1600 - 1674)

3/21/2016 7/24/2016

Gabriel Fairfax, Esq. of Steeton in Yorkshire MP (c.1520 - 1584)

"Fairfax alias Roberts"

Gabriel Fairfax, Esq. of Steeton, who distinguished his coat armour by bearing the lion, crowned or. He m. Elizabeth, dau. of Robert Aske, Esq. of A ugh ton, by Anne, his wife, dau. of Thomas Sutton, E...

7/26/2010 7/24/2016

Edward Corpse (1600 - 1667)

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via son John Corps by SmartCopy : Nov 30 2014, 5:34:54 UTC

3/22/2011 7/21/2016

Alice Corpse (1600 - 1658)

"Ealse"

Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees via son John Corps by SmartCopy : Nov 30 2014, 5:34:54 UTC * Updated from MyHeritage Family Trees by SmartCopy : Nov 30 2014, 5:40:30 UTC

3/22/2011 7/21/2016

Judith Corps (1669 - 1745)

9/30/2011 7/21/2016

William Corps (1674 - 1749)

9/30/2011 7/21/2016

James Shaw, of Yorkshire MP (c.1470 - 1528)

4/1/2008 7/20/2016

Katherine de Strickland MP (1497 - 1536)

"baroness heiress of yorkshire"

Sources Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists who Came to America Before ...  By Frederick Lewis Weis, Walter Lee Sheppard, Kaleen E. Beall. Page 50, line 36

5/14/2008 7/19/2016

Notes for John Calvert: Emigrated prior to 1617 from Yorkshire to Lurgan, Co, Armagh, Ireland More About John Calvert and Grace: Marriage: WFT Est. 1618-1651 Children of John Calvert and Grace ...

6/3/2007 7/18/2016

8/26/2011 7/18/2016

John Newton, of Yorkshire MP (1515 - 1561)

John Newton Birth: Nov 7 1515 East Riding, Yorkshire, England Marriage: 1550 East Riding, Yorkshire, England Death: Dec 10 1561 Holderness, Yorkshire, England Father: John Newton Mother: Ma...

5/9/2008 7/17/2016

Nicholas Snow of Yorkshire MP (1578 - 1599)

2/23/2007 7/16/2016

John Waters of Yorkshire MP (c.1587 - 1644)

Brother of Lt. Edward Waters; was living in Middleham, Yorkshire, in 1630; sent his son (John Waters, Gent.) to settle his brother's estate in Virginia. Existence deduced from the uncertainty of earl...

2/15/2013 7/16/2016

Ecgfrith (Thane) aka Arkefirth (Ecgfrid) of Yorkshire MP (990 - d.)

"Arkefirth (Ecgfrid) of Yorkshire"

Ecgfrith - King of Northumbria Sex: M Birth: ABT 990 in Scotland Father: Oswio - King of Northumbria b: ABT 960 in Scotland Mother: Eanfled of Northumbria b: ABT 960 in Scotland Marriage 1 Spouse U...

6/2/2008 7/16/2016

Joan Saxby MP (1437 - 1488)

"of Ravensworth", "Yorkshire"

9/4/2013 7/16/2016

John Wyatt, of Yorkshire MP (1465 - c.1525)

1. John Wyatt b 1458, Allington, Haigh Mexborough, Yorkshire, England. Married ??.

3/29/2013 7/16/2016

John FitzGeoffrey, Lord of Shere MP (1205 - 1258)

"Sheriff of Yorkshire Justiciar of Ireland", "Lord of Shere", "Sherrif of Yorkshire", "Justice of Ireland", "Knight", "Justiciar of Ireland", "FitzGeoffery", "FitzGeoffrey", "Fitz-Geoffrey", "Geoffrey", "Lord Kirtling Justiciar of England"

John Fitzgeoffrey (name known as 'Fitzgeoffery' in Paddy Dunboynes genealogy on the Butler Society Website) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John FitzGeoffrey, Lord of Shere and Justiciar of I...

6/8/2007 7/16/2016

Hugh Fitz Baldric, Saxon Thane of Cowsby MP (c.1045 - c.1086)

"Sheriff of Yorkshire", "Lord of Cottingham", "Hugh Saxon Thane Baldrick", "Hugh Saxon Thane Fitzbaldric"

There are many discussions of Hugh FitzBaldric and his extensive landholdings in Conquest, Anarchy and Lordship: Yorkshire, 1066-1154 By Paul Dalton (available online through Googlebooks). John Marwo...

7/5/2007 7/16/2016

Sir John Conyers, Sheriff of Yorkshire MP (c.1411 - 1490)

"John Coniers", "John Conyers", "Sir John Conyers"

Sir John Conyers, Sheriff of Yorkshire1,2 M, d. 14 March 1490 Father Sir Christopher Conyers, Sheriff of Yorkshire2 b. c 1393 Mother Ellene Rolleston2 b. c 1399, d. 6 Aug 1444 Sir John Conyers,...

6/8/2007 7/16/2016

Ralph (Radulf) Paynel, Sheriff of Yorkshire MP (c.1050 - 1088)

"Pagnell", "Pagnel", "Seigneur de Hambye", "Moutiers-Hubert", "& Drax (France)", "Lord of West Rasen & Hooton-Paganel (England)", "Guillaume de Paynel"

Sheriff of Yorkshire. "Radulf Paganel Norman, from a family associated with Moutiers-Hubert, Calvados, arr. Lisieux, cant. Livarot, and Hambye, Manche, arr. Coutances, cant. Gavray (Loyd,77), Domes...

7/4/2008 7/16/2016

Elena Warde MP (c.1356 - c.1417)

"lady west yorkshire"

src: alt birth date 1342.

4/27/2008 7/16/2016

Christopher Smith of Yorkshire MP (c.1716 - 1794)

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2/29/2012 7/16/2016

Eustace Bois MP (c.1340 - 1390)

"Lady Ravenfeld Yorkshire"

11/4/2007 7/16/2016

John Leavitt MP (c.1608 - 1691)

John Leavitt of Hingham, Massachusetts was certainly the first by this name to settle in America and to bequeath American soil to his progeny. Authors disagree as to the year of his arrival and the n...

3/13/2007 7/16/2016

Sarah Sowry (1763 - 1826)

5/2/2008 7/12/2016

Grace Firth married Joseph Leonard Billcliffe, in Hunslet, Leeds, in the second quarter of 1929. Joseph Leonard Billcliff was born in Hunslet, Leeds, in the first quarter of 1899. They appear to ha...

9/4/2009 7/11/2016

Maud Herbert , Countess of Northumberland was born in 1448 at Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales and died circa 27 July 1485. She was buried in Beverley Minster, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, England...

4/8/2007 7/8/2016

5/27/2007 6/25/2016

Abraham is a clothier by occupation a clothier is defined as someone who sells or makes cloth or clothing. He is also involved in mining activities in the village of Northowram. Abraham signed agreem...

3/19/2007 6/25/2016

William Richard Clark (1831 - 1911)

5/27/2012 6/24/2016

Arthur Sowry MP (1861 - 1934)

3/11/2009 6/24/2016

Hannah Sowry MP (1837 - 1879)

3/7/2008 6/24/2016

Sir Christopher Conyers, of Hornby MP (c.1393 - 1462)

"Sir Christopher Conyers of Knayth", "of county Ebor"

Sir Christopher Conyers, Sheriff of Yorkshire1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 M, #15074, b. circa 1393 Father Sir John Conyers d. bt Jun 1438 - Jul 1438 Mother Margaret St. Quinton d. c 1426 Sir Christopher Con...

10/31/2007 6/24/2016

Bertram (Bertrand) de Bulmer, Lord of Brancepeth, High Sheriff of Yorkshire MP (1109 - 1166)

"Lord of/ Brancepeth", "High/ Sheriff/ of/ Yorkshire", "Baron/ Brancepeth", "Branspeth"

Baron of Brancepeth High Sheriff of Yorkshire 1128-1130

2/14/2008 6/24/2016

James Henry Edmundson (1836 - 1911)

6/15/2016 6/16/2016

John Alderson MP (1699 - 1780)

John Alderson FamilySearch Family Tree Birth: Sep 9 1699 - Yorkshire, England Death: Nov 1780 - Botetourt, Virginia, United States Parents: John Alderson, Margaret Burton Wife: Mary Jane Cu...

11/27/2008 6/14/2016

Colonel Rich Ingram, 5th Viscount of Irvine (6 January 1688 – 10 April 1721), was an English peer. (The name Rich (as correctly given by Cracroft) refers to the Ingram family descent from La...

7/24/2008 6/12/2016

Richard Lumley, 1st Earl of Scarbrough (1650 – 17 December 1721) was an English soldier and statesman best known for his role in the Glorious Revolution. Origins Lumley was the son of ...

11/27/2008 6/5/2016

Awarded the Victoria Cross, 1916. Major William Barnsley Allen VC DSO MC and Bar MB ChB (8 June 1892 – 27 August 1933) was a British Army medical officer who was decorated for gallantry four...

1/16/2012 5/27/2016

James Ernest Tilburn (c.1885 - d.)

West Yorkshire Police Records Register of Constables #2902 James Ernest Tilburn Age 21 Height ^' 3" Eyes Brown Hair Dark Brown Complexion Fair Birthplace - Skirlough, Beverley, York...

5/22/2016 5/22/2016

Flora Sandes MP (1876 - 1956)

Flora Sandes (22 January 1876 – 24 November 1956) British woman who served as an officer of the Royal Serbian Army in World War I. She was the only British woman officially to serve as a sol...

5/15/2016 5/15/2016

Harold Lindley (1899 - 1918)

LINDLEY, HAROLD Rank: Private Service No: 28141 Date of Death:13/04/1918 Age:19 Regiment/Service: Grenadier Guards 4th Bn. Panel Reference: Panel 1. Memorial: PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL Add...

12/5/2009 5/4/2016

Samuel Bedford (1898 - c.1916)

BEDFORD, SAMUEL Rank: Private Service No: 14/363 Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age: 17 Regiment/Service: York and Lancaster Regiment 14th Bn. Panel Reference: Pier and Face 14 A and 14 B. Memorial: THIEP...

4/13/2009 4/19/2016

Pvt. Robert Smith (c.1894 - 1916)

Rank: Private Service No: 6/3433 Date of Death: 19/09/1916 Regiment/Service: Durham Light Infantry 1st/6th Bn. Grave Reference: II. A. 26. Cemetery: DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION ...

2/6/2015 4/16/2016

John William Anderson (1866 - 1916)

Burial in Addolorata Cemetery. Malta UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914-1919 about John William Anderson Name: John William Anderson Residence: Pietermaritzburg Death Date: 24 Jul ...

5/13/2012 4/10/2016

Maitland Murday (1895 - 1916)

Private, 12/1684, York and Lancaster Regiment. He joined the army in September 1915, having previously been a butcher. His medical examination recorded that he was 5' 3¼" tall, weighed 108 lb, c...

8/31/2012 4/10/2016

5/26/2012 4/10/2016

Flight Lieutenant Edmund Roger Tempest MC, DFC (30 October 1894 – 17 December 1921) was a British First World War flying ace credited with 17 aerial victories Edmund Tempest was born at the fa...

5/26/2012 4/10/2016

Wulstan Tempest was born in Blackburn Lancashire and after leaving school joined the merchant navy. On the outbreak of World War I Tempest joined up with the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry and ser...

5/26/2012 4/10/2016

Wilfrid Norman Tempest (627), born at Ack­worth Grange 8 June, 1889. Godparents, Sir Charles H. Tempest Bt and Mrs George Draffyn. Entered Stonyhurst College 30 September 1900. Joined Natal moun...

5/26/2012 4/10/2016

Frank Chew (1893 - 1916)

Killed in battle (World War 1) CHEW, FRANK Rank: Private Service No: 33072 Date of Death: 07/07/1916 Age: 24 Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 12th Bn. Panel Reference: Pier and Face 13 A and 1...

7/8/2007 4/10/2016

Harry Raine Cathrick (1896 - 1916)

Died in World War One. CATHRICK, H R Rank: Private Service No: 15/181 Date of Death: 01/07/1916 Age:19 Regiment/Service: West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) "D" Coy. 15th Bn. ...

1/24/2013 4/8/2016

Conrad Walter Pearson (c.1887 - 1916)

Pte. Conrad Walter Pearson-Service #9598, Canadian Infantry, 3rd Battalion (Central O ntario Rgmt.) He is remembered in England ar a memorialat Horncastle W.M. Hospital Conrad had lived in Horncastle i...

4/2/2016 4/8/2016

Philip D Simmonds (1894 - 1916)

SIMMONDS, PHILIP D. Rank: Private Service No: 200152 Date of Death: 15/09/1916 Regiment/Service: East Yorkshire Regiment 1st/4th Bn. Panel Reference: Pier and Face 2 C. Memorial:THIEPVAL ...

6/7/2015 4/8/2016

From - (attached) "Her brother Stanley had been killed on his first day in the line." HAWORTH, HAROLD STANLEY Rank: Lieutenant Date of Death: 13/08/1916 Age: 36 Regiment/Service: King...

5/17/2015 4/8/2016

Lancelot David Bell (1883 - 1916)

BELL, LANCELOT DAVID Rank: Private Service No: 13736 Date of Death: 03/10/1916 Regiment/Service: Yorkshire Regiment 8th Bn. Panel Reference: Pier and Face 3 A and 3 D. Memorial: THIEPVAL ...

3/24/2015 4/8/2016

Arthur Clifford Baynes (1891 - 1971)

Teacher and stage actor known as Stainless Stephen with a strip of metal around his bowler hat. Comic was 'stainless, painless brainless, shameless, aimless ' 08:15Tuesday 15 August 2006 By Martin Da...

4/2/2016 4/3/2016

Cpl. George Henry Smith (c.1890 - 1916)

Rank: Corporal Service No: 2264 Date of Death: 05/11/1916 Age: 26 Regiment/Service: Durham Light Infantry 6th Bn. Panel Reference: Addenda Panel Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Additional Inf...

2/6/2015 3/30/2016

George Foulston Jeffery (1877 - 1919)

Private, 41232 , West Yorkshire Regiment. Awarded War and Victory medals. Discharged Sep 1917 because of tuberculosis of left lung caused by active service. Awarded Silver War Badge (badge number 260848)

3/26/2016 3/28/2016

Harold Gadsby (1898 - 1917)

Private, 36781, 1st/4th Bn., King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Formerly 30116, 2/1st Queen's Own York Dragoons. Awarded War and Victory medals. GADSBY, HAROLD Rank: Private Service No: 36781 Dat...

3/26/2016 3/28/2016

Mark West Bristow (1893 - 1974)

Corporal, 84058, Royal Field Artillery. Awarded War and Victory medals.

3/26/2016 3/28/2016

Frank Dudley Fearnsides (1896 - 1916)

Frank Dudley was a private in the Duke of Wellington's (West Riding) Regiment, 2nd Battalion FEARNSIDES, FRANK DUDLEY Rank: Private Service No: 18293 Date of Death: 23/10/1916 Regiment/Service: Duk...

3/25/2016 3/28/2016

Sarah Kelbrick, b8 SM MP (1810 - 1895)

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 14 Jul 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Bathurst, St John ...

1/21/2009 3/19/2016

Samuel Cawood (1808 - 1887)

"South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 14 Jul 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Bathurst, St John th...

1/21/2009 3/19/2016

Elizabeth Gradwell, SM (1805 - 1896)

"Betty"

1820 British Settler Elizabeth Cawood 13, together with her parents and 9 siblings, were members of Hayhurst's Party of 107 people on the Settler ship, John . Party originated from Lancashire, Engl...

1/21/2009 3/19/2016

Joshua Cawood (1807 - 1875)

1820 British Settler Joshua Cawood 16, together with his parents and 9 siblings, were members of Hayhurst's Party of 107 people on the Settler ship, John . Party originated from Lancashire, England...

1/21/2009 3/19/2016

John Cawood, b3 (1801 - 1846)

1820 British Settler John Cawood 18, together with his parents and 9 siblings, were members of Hayhurst's Party of 107 people on the Settler ship, John . Party originated from Lancashire, England. ...

3/11/2008 3/19/2016

William Cawood MP (1799 - 1877)

1820 British Settler William Cawood 19, together with his parents and 9 siblings, were members of Hayhurst's Party of 107 people on the Settler ship, John . Party originated from Lancashire, Englan...

5/7/2007 3/19/2016