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Estaugh [née Haddon], Elizabeth (1680–1762), Quaker leader and colonial landowner, was born on 5 July 1680 in Bermondsey, Surrey, the second daughter and third child of John Haddon (1654–1724) and his wife, Elizabeth, née Clarke (1651?–1724). John Haddon was a convinced Quaker and twice had been fined for voicing his religious views. Like other Quakers he was persuaded by ...

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Hannah Lightfoot (b. 1730, d. in or after 1758) by Sir Joshua Reynolds, c. 1756 private collection

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Lightfoot [married name Axford], Hannah (b. 1730, d. in or after 1758), supposed first wife of George III, was born in the parish of St John's, Wapping, London, on 12 October 1730, the daughter of Matthew Lightfoot (1690–1733), a cordwainer, and his second wife, ...

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Stuart, Jane (c. 1654–1742), the alleged natural daughter of James II, was, according to an oral tradition first set down thirty years after her death by Samuel Peckover, a prominent Cambridgeshire Quaker, born in Paris, the daughter of James, duke of York [...