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  • * The History of Parliament *

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    COCHRANE, Thomas (1691-1778), of Wester Stanley, Renfrew.

    Minorca; commr. of excise [S] 1730-64. Biography Returned for Renfrewshire in 1722 on the Dundonald interest, Cochrane seems to have been a follower of the Duke of Argyll, to whom, as governor of Minorca 1712-16, he probably owed his

    PAGET, Thomas (c.1685-1741).

    Ft. 1738-d.; brig.-gen. 1739; groom of the bedchamber to George II as Prince of Wales and King 1714-d.; dep. gov. Minorca 1741-d. Biography Paget contested Ilchester unsuccessfully as a Government supporter in 1722, but was returned for it shortly afterwards

    HAMILTON, Hon. Charles (1704-86), of Painshill, nr. Cobham, Surr.

    Bishop’s Castle, resigning his Minorca post, which had been made inconsistent with a seat in the House by the Place Act of 1742, but resuming it after failing to be elected.[footnote] When the loss of Minorca in 1756 cost him

    STEWART, Hon. James (c.1699-1768), of Auchleand, Wigtown.

    his regiment in Minorca); returned in July 1754;[footnote] was counted by Dupplin as an Administration supporter; and presumably attended Parliament when not engaged on regimental and recruiting duties. In November 1755 he was ordered to return to Minorca, but did

    BRISTOW, John (1701-68), of Mark Lane, Fenchurch St., London and Quidenham, Norf.

    important Government contracts: 1740-56, for remitting money for the forces at Gibraltar and in Minorca (generally about £200,000 p.a.); and 1741-56, for provisioning the troops in Minorca. He was also a considerable underwriter of Government loans.In Parliament Bristow sat as

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    L'4cy ewas removed from Ba relopa, precaution. s e takento ow ed it-aer t- pcssilst Z:.,' - ,-.?. e ' Minorca, and ic is-now saidy will be etecuied.:ij, kt4ng too, " as" the noble " Foi7ER was."7'y ' the t' Subscribers-only content

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    de Gatt, steering this wany supposed tso be the Car' thagena squadron: the Windsor Castle, Nyriphe, Leon,- das, nith Vhe Minorca and Red-wing,, put tosea this morn- Ing in Lonsequence oft hoabo-e lntei genice. 'FEE. 29.-The Carthagena squadron have put Subscribers-only content

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    by our illustrious Co.-4fANDEa-Rs-CIaEF and that distinguished" General, Earl CHATHAM ! A Gentleman from Cadiz, who came over in the Minorca, states, that the wishes of the people are universally in favour of opposition to France, bot that in Andalusia Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    of the increase of its patriotism. The Carthagena Squadron in Port Mahon and the islands of Minorca and Majorca have declared in favour Of the great cause; and all the ports of Valencia and Andalusia are now open to the Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    the Taus be- fore qay blow can be struck. Mr. Dcrr sailed on Wednesday from Portsmouth, for Cadiz, in the Minorca sloop of war, accompanied by the Champion frigate, with 1,000,000 dollars on board for the support of the Spanish Subscribers-only content

  • * Lane's Masonic Records *

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    No. 1 Lodge

    Lodge Number (1863): 0 ReNumber (1814): 0 ReNumber (1832): 0 ReNumber (1863): 0 Notes (1): Not in List until 1753. Notes (2): Minorca was under English rule from 1708-1758, and from 1763-1782. Meeting Places Minorca,Minorca (Balearic Islands) Spain 1750

    No. 2 Lodge

    0 Lodge Number (1814): 0 Lodge Number (1832): 0 Lodge Number (1863): 0 ReNumber (1814): 0 ReNumber (1832): 0 ReNumber (1863): 0 Notes (1): Not in List until 1753. See page 91. Meeting Places Minorca,Minorca (Balearic Islands) Spain 1750

    No. 3 Lodge

    0 Lodge Number (1814): 0 Lodge Number (1832): 0 Lodge Number (1863): 0 ReNumber (1814): 0 ReNumber (1832): 0 ReNumber (1863): 0 Notes (1): Not in List until 1753. See page 91. Meeting Places Minorca,Minorca (Balearic Islands) Spain 1750

    No. 4 Lodge

    0 Lodge Number (1814): 0 Lodge Number (1832): 0 Lodge Number (1863): 0 ReNumber (1814): 0 ReNumber (1832): 0 ReNumber (1863): 0 Notes (1): Not in List until 1753. See page 91. Meeting Places Minorca,Minorca (Balearic Islands) Spain 1751

    Provincial Grand Lodge

    ReNumber (1832): 0 ReNumber (1863): 0 Lapsed: Notes (1): Lapsed about 1781, but is continued in Lists of 1804, 1807, and 1813. The second English occupation of the Island was from 1763-1782. Meeting Places Minorca,Minorca [Balearic Islands] Spain 1772

  • * Victoria County History *

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    Townships Heskin

    was the son of John and Anne Hargrave ; he had a son James Augustine Hargrave of Port Mahon , Minorca , whose children married Spaniards. Their lands were sold about fifty years ago. e.g. at Bank Hall , Rufford

    The colleges and halls Christ 's Christ's College. France modern quartering England with a border gobony argent and azure .

    he possessed more wealth than the College statutes allowed. Finch appealed, was reinstated, and held his fellowship while residing at Minorca as receiver-general. Leaders in the Evangelical revival were Thomas Adams , admitted 1720, a parson in Lincolnshire , and

    South Mimms Other estates

    1747 and his widow Anna sold the estate to Temple West , 13 who served under Admiral John Byng at Minorca . 14 After West's death in 1757 Clare Hall passed to his son, who sold it to James Barwick

    Parishes Hinxworth

    a commission in the army and was attached to the expedition sent by Admiral Byng to relieve the garrison of Minorca . He was ordained deacon in 1759 , and coming to London became intimate with Johnson, Garrick , Goldsmith

  • * Queen Victoria's Journals *

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    Sunday 26th January 1840

    Lord M. continued, “was reckoned a very tiresome man,” and he was sent to negotiate a Treaty about our getting Minorca , and when he returned he said: “‘I settled it when I had talked talked to them for ½

  • * Cause Papers in the Diocesan Courts of the Archbishopric of York, 1300-1858 *

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    CONS.CP.1816/2

    Place(s): PortugalLisbon (Lisbon) : undefined Location: Spain : country Place(s): SpainCadiz (Cadiz) : undefined Location: Tenerife (Tenerife) : country Location: Menorca (Minorca) : undefined Location: Malta (Malta) : undefined Island Location: Malta : undefined Island Place(s): MaltaValletta (Valetta) : city

 

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