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Sir William Forbes, 1st Baronet

There have been five Baronetcies created for people with the surname Forbes, four in the Baronetage of Nova Scotia and one in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. The first holder of the Burn Baronetcy of Jessfield, created in the Baronetage of ...

Sir Robert Montgomery, 1st Baronet

There have been four baronetcies created for persons with the surname Montgomery, one in the Baronetage of Nova Scotia, one in the Baronetage of Great Britain and two in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. One creation is extant as of 2011. The ...

Sakai Tadashige

Tsuruga Domain was a fudai feudal domain of Edo period Japan. It is located in Echizen Province, in the Hokuriku region of Honshū. The domain was centered at Tsuruga jinya, located in the center of what is now the city of Tsuruga in Fukui Prefect ...

Tamura Tatsuaki

Ichinoseki Domain was a tozama feudal domain of Edo period Japan It was located in Mutsu Province, in northern Honshū. The domain was centered at Ichinoseki jinya, located in the center of what is now the city of Ichinoseki in Iwate Prefecture.

Johann Rudolf Pfyffer von Altishofen

Pfyffer is a Swiss family and surname, originally members of the patriciate of the city of Lucerne. Several generations of representatives of this family were commanders of the Pontifical Swiss Guard, The Pfyffer family was the most powerful fami ...

Sir George Wintour, 1st Baronet

The Wintour Baronetcy, of Hodington in the County of Worcester, was a title in the Baronetage of England. It was created on 29 April 1642 for George Wintour. He was childless and the title became extinct on his death in 1658.

County of Barby

Barby is a town in the Salzlandkreis district, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated on the left bank of the River Elbe, near the confluence with the Saale, approx. 25 km southeast of Magdeburg. Since an administrative reform of 1 January 201 ...

John Hamilton, 1st Lord Bargany

Lord Bargany was a title created in the nobility of Scotland on 14 November 1639 for Sir John Hamilton of Carriden, only son of Sir John Hamilton of Letterick, natural son of John, first marquis of Hamilton. This peerage was created with limitati ...

James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose

Duke of Montrose is a title that has been created twice in the Peerage of Scotland. The first creation was in 1488 for David Lindsay, 5th Earl of Crawford. He was forced to forfeit the dukedom later in 1488, but it was restored to him in 1489, al ...

Naitō Kazunobu

Murakami Domain was a feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan, located in Echigo Province, Japan. It was centered on Murakami Castle in what is now the city of Murakami, Niigata.

Sara Hinlopen

Museum Geelvinck Hinlopen Huis was situated from its opening 1991 till the end of 2015 in a canal-side mansion, the Geelvinck Hinlopen Huis in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. This patrician mansion, close to the Rembrandtplein, was built for Albert G ...

Sir Stephen Glynne, 3rd Baronet

The Glynne Baronetcy, of Bicester in the County of Oxford, was a title in the Baronetage of England. It was created on 20 May 1661 for William Glynne, the former Member of Parliament for Carnarvon. He was the son of Sir John Glynne, Lord Chief Ju ...

Digby Gerard, 5th Baron Gerard

There have been three baronies created for the Gerard family who lived historically at Bryn, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire and Kingsley, Cheshire, in the 13th century. The third and current barony was created in 1876.

Reinier Zeeman

Reinier Nooms, also known as Zeeman, was a Dutch maritime painter known for his highly detailed paintings and etchings of ships. Nooms was probably born and died in Amsterdam. He started painting and drawing in his later years, following a rough, ...

Honda Sukeyoshi

Iiyama Domain was a feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It was located in northern Shinano Province, Honshū. The domain was centered at Iiyama Castle, located in what is now part of the city of Iiyama in Nagano Prefecture.

John Hamilton, 3rd Earl of Selkirk

Earl of Ruglen was a title in the Peerage of Scotland. Along with the subsidiary titles Viscount of Riccartoun and Lord Hillhouse, it was created on the 14th of April, 1697, for Lord John Douglas-Hamilton, fourth son of William Douglas-Hamilton, ...

Jobst Bernhard von Aufsees

The family of AufseS, sometimes spelt Aufsees and Aufsess, is a Franconian noble family of barons. The original family seat was at UnteraufseS castle in AufseS, Upper Franconia. Members of this family held important Roman Catholic Church posts in ...

John Crawford, 1st Viscount of Garnock

Earl of Lindsay is a title in the Peerage of Scotland. It was created in 1633 for John Lindsay, 10th Lord Lindsay, who later inherited the ancient Earldom of Crawford. The two earldoms remained united until the death of the 22nd Earl of Crawford, ...

Thomas Rutherfurd, 2nd Lord Rutherfurd

The title of Lord Rutherfurd was a Lordship of Parliament in the Peerage of Scotland. It was created on 19 January 1661 for the soldier Andrew Rutherfurd, with remainder to the heirs male of his body, failing which to his heirs of tailzie. He was ...

Itakura Shigehiro

Fukushima Domain was a fudai feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan, located in southern Mutsu Province. It was centered on Fukushima Castle in what is now the city of Fukushima in Fukushima Prefecture. For the majority of ...

Sir John Hales, 4th Baronet

The Hales Baronetcy, is a title in the Baronetage of England. There were three Hales baronetcies. The oldest was created in 1611 for Edward Hales. He was a member of a Kent family. The second was created in 1660 for Robert Hales, MP for Hythe 165 ...

Thomas Blount, 3rd Earl of Newport

Earl of Newport, in the Isle of Wight, was a title in the Peerage of England. It was created in 1628 for Mountjoy Blount, 1st Baron Mountjoy, an illegitimate son of Charles Blount, 1st Earl of Devonshire. He had already been created Baron Mountjo ...

Sir Oswald Mosley, 1st Baronet

There have been three baronetcies created for members of the Mosley family, one in the Baronetage of England and two in the Baronetage of Great Britain. Only one creation is extant. Since 1980, the title has been held jointly with Baron Ravensdal ...

Makino Yasushige

Komoro Domain was a feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It is located in Shinano Province, Honshū. The domain was centered at Komoro Castle, located in what is now part of the city of Komoro in Nagano Prefecture.

Tōyama Masanori

Yunagaya Domain was a minor fudai feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. based in southern Mutsu Province in what is now part of modern-day Iwaki, Fukushima. It was ruled for the entirety of its history by the Naitō clan. ...

Matsudaira Naoyuki

Itoigawa Domain was a feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It is located in Echigo Province, Honshū. The domain was centered at Itoigawa Jinya, located in what is now part of the city of Itoigawa in Niigata Prefecture.

Sir Edward Blackett, 3rd Baronet

There have been two baronetcies created for members of the Blackett family, both in the Baronetage of England. One creation is extant as of 2013. The Blackett family can be traced back to the Blacketts/Blakheveds of Woodcroft, County Durham, some ...

Manabe Akitoki

Sabae Domain was a feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It was based at Sabae Jinya in Echizen Province in what is now part of modern-day Sabae, Fukui. It was ruled for all of its history by the Manabe clan.

John Arbuthnot, 5th Viscount of Arbuthnott

Viscount of Arbuthnott is a title in the Peerage of Scotland. It was created in 1641, along with the subsidiary title Lord Inverbervie, for Sir Robert Arbuthnott. The Viscount of Arbuthnott is the hereditary chief of Clan Arbuthnott. At the time ...

Ii Naonori (Yoita)

Yoita Domain was a fudai feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It was located in Echigo Province, Honshū. The domain was centered at Yoita Jinya, located in what is now part of the city of Nagaoka in Niigata Prefecture.

Yanagisawa Tsunetaka

Kurokawa Domain was a fudai feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It is located in Echigo Province, Honshū. The domain was centered at Kurokawa Jinya, located in what is now part of the city of Tainai in Niigata Prefecture.

William Herbert, 3rd Marquess of Powis

Marquess of Powis was a title in the Peerage of England. It was created in 1687 for William Herbert, 1st Earl of Powis. He had already succeeded his father as third Baron Powis in 1667 and had been created Earl of Powis in the Peerage of England ...

Sir Robert Laurie, 1st Baronet

There have been three baronetcies created for persons with the surname Laurie, one in the Baronetage of Nova Scotia and two in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. One creation is extant as of 2007. The Laurie Baronetcy, of Maxwelton in the Coun ...

Yanagisawa Tokichika

Mikkaichi Domain was a fudai feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It is located in Echigo Province, Honshū. The domain was centered at Mikkaichi Jinya, located in what is now part of the city of Shibata in Niigata Prefe ...

Sir Robert Echlin, 2nd Baronet

The Echlin Baronetcy, of Clonagh in the County of Kildare, was a title in the Baronetage of Ireland. It was created on 17 October 1721 for Sir Henry Echlin, 2nd Baron of the Court of Exchequer. He was the great-grandson of the Right Reverend Robe ...

Joannes Goermans

The Goermans family were French harpsichord makers of Flemish origin. Jean Germain I or Joannes Goermans, as he signed his instruments 1703 – 18 February 1777 was born in Geldern, the Netherlands, and is known to have been working as a harpsichor ...

James Primrose, 1st Viscount of Primrose

Viscount of Primrose was a title in the Peerage of Scotland. It was created in 1703 for Sir James Primrose, 3rd Baronet, along with the subsidiary title Lord Primrose and Castlefield. He was the grandson of Archibald Primrose, a Lord of Session u ...

Honda Tadayuki

Izumi Domain was a feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan, located in southern Mutsu Province in what is now part of the modern-day city of Iwaki, Fukushima.

Sir Thomas Stradling, 6th Baronet

The Stradling Baronetcy, of St Donats in the County of Glamorgan, was a title in the Baronetage of England. It was created on 22 May 1611 for John Stradling, later Member of Parliament for St Germans and Old Sarum and Glamorgan. The second Barone ...

Matsudaira Mitsuchika

Matsumoto Domain was a feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It is located in Shinano Province, Honshū. The domain was centered at Matsumoto Castle, located in what is the city of Matsumoto in Nagano Prefecture.

Sir Francis Bridgeman, 3rd Baronet

There have been two baronetcies created for a person with the surname Bridgeman, both in the Baronetage of England. The Bridgeman Baronetcy, of Great Lever Park in the County of Lancaster, was created on 7 June 1660 for, Orlando Bridgeman, Lord K ...

Solms-Hohensolms

The county was originally created as a union of the counties of Solms-Hohensolms and Solms-Lich, and it was raised to a Principality of the Holy Roman Empire in 1792. Solms-Hohensolms-Lich was mediatised to Austria, Hesse-Darmstadt, Prussia and W ...

John Gray, 11th Lord Gray

Lord Gray is a title in the Peerage of Scotland. The Barony of Gray was created circa July 1445 for the Scottish diplomat and politician Sir Andrew Gray. The first Lord Gray was a hostage in England for the good conduct of James I of Scotland fro ...

Sir Theophilus Biddulph, 4th Baronet

The Biddulph Baronetcy, of Westcombe in the County of Kent, is a title in the Baronetage of England. It was created on 2 November 1664 for Theophilus Biddulph, of Westcombe Park, Greenwich, Kent, Member of Parliament for the City of London and Li ...

Sulayman Pasha the Great

The Mamluk dynasty of Iraq was a dynasty which ruled over Iraq in the 18th and early 19th centuries. In the Ottoman Empire, Mamluks were freed slaves who converted to Islam, were trained in a special school, and then assigned to military and admi ...

Sir George Rich, 6th Baronet

There have been four baronetcies created for persons with the surname Rich, two in the Baronetage of England, one in the Baronetage of Great Britain and one in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. As of 2008 three of the creations are extinct wh ...

Sardar Man Singh

The Phulkian sardars were Sikh rulers and aristocrats in the Punjab region of medieval India. They are Sidhu Jats. They governed the states of Jind, Nabha and Patiala, allying themselves with the British Raj.

Sakakibara Masazumi

Takada domain, was a feudal domain under the Tokugawa shogunate of Edo period Japan. It was located in Echigo Province, in the Hokuriku region of Honshū. The domain was centered at Takada Castle, located in what is now part of the city of Jōetsu ...

Sir John Brisco, 1st Baronet

The Brisco Baronetcy, of Crofton Place in the County of Cumberland, is a title in the Baronetage of Great Britain. It was created on 11 July 1782 for John Brisco, with remainder, failing male issue of his own, to his brother Horton and the heirs ...

1740 Christchurch by-election

This is a list of parliamentary by-elections in Great Britain held between 1734 and 1754, with the names of the previous incumbent and the victor in the by-election. In the absence of a comprehensive and reliable source, for party and factional a ...