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A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerages of England, Ireland, and ...
Полный просмотр - 1846
afterwards Alice Anne Arundel attainder Banon Bart became extinct brother Castle Chester county of York created crown dated daugh daughter and co-heir daughter and heir daughter and heiress daughter of Sir decease descended devolved died dignity Duke dying Earl of Chester Earl of Essex Earl of Warwick Earldom Edward III Edward IIL Edward L elder eldest Elizabeth England espoused Essex estates father feudal lord France Gascony George governor Grey Henry IIL Hereford honours Hugh inheritance Ireland Isabel issue James Joane Kent King Edward King Henry king's Knight Lady lands Letters Patent Lincoln livery lordship manor Margaret Marquess Mary Maud monarch moned to parliament Nevill nobleman Norfolk peerage peerage of Ireland Prince Ralph reign Richard Richard II Roger Scotland second baron second Earl secondly sheriff Sir John Sir Robert Sir Thomas Sir William sister successor Suffolk summoned to parliament unmarried Viscount wars widow wife Writ of Summons
Стр. 139 - of great notions and eminent virtues ; the best speaker in the House of Commons, and capable of bearing the chief ministry, as it was once thought he was very near it, and deserved it more than all the rest did.
Стр. 329 - ... scarce any trace of them ~ was left. His great experience in affairs, his ready compliance with every thing that he thought would please the king, and his bold offering at the most desperate counsels, gained him such an interest in the king, that no attempt against him, nor complaint of him, could ever shake it, till a decay of strength and understanding forced him to let go his hold.
Стр. 108 - As he lived in a ruffling time, so he loved sword and buckler men, and such as our fathers were wont to call men of their hands, of which sort he had many brave gentlemen that followed him, yet not taken for a popular and dangerous person.
Стр. 176 - Strafford, and was most unconscientiously a prosecutor of Lord Clarendon. With great parts, he always hurt himself and his friends. With romantic bravery, he was always an unsuccessful commander. He spoke for the Test Act, though a Roman Catholic ; and addicted himself to astrology, on the birth-day of true philosophy.
Стр. 26 - Constable of Dover Castle and Warden of the Cinque Ports in the reign of...
Стр. 329 - He made a very ill appearance : he was very big : his hair red, hanging oddly about him : his tongue was too big for his mouth, which made him bedew all that he talked to : and his whole manner was rough and boisterous, and very unfit for a court.
Стр. 56 - All wet-shod both in dirt and mire; After much grief, their hearts yet leap; For labour doth some rest require: A town before them they did see, But lodged there they could not be.
Стр. 258 - ... until he fell down, though recovering himself again, notwithstanding his skull was cut through to the Pia Mater of the brain, he saw his adversaries fly away, and after walked home to his house at Llyssyn, where, after he was cured, he offered a single combat to the chief of the family, by whose procurement it was thought the mischief was committed...
Стр. 18 - The Lord James Audley with his four squires was in the front of that battle and there did marvels in arms, and by great prowess he came and fought with Sir Arnold d'Audrehem under his own banner, and there they fought long together and Sir Arnold was there sore handled.