Drummond, Henry (1786–1860), politician and apostle of the Catholic Apostolic church, eldest son of Henry Drummond (1762–1794), banker, of The Grange, near Alresford, Hampshire, and his wife, Anne (d. 1852), daughter of Henry Dundas, first Viscount Melville, was born at Alresford on 5 December 1786. His father died in 1794, and when his mother remarried and went to ...
Columba Graham Flegg
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Maxwell, Sir Herbert Eustace, seventh baronet (1845–1937), politician and author, was born in Edinburgh on 8 January 1845. He was the fourth (but only survivor) of the five sons of Sir William Maxwell of Monreith, sixth baronet, and his wife, Helenora, third and youngest daughter of ...
F. M. L. Thompson
Percy, Algernon George, sixth duke of Northumberland (1810–1899), landowner and politician, was born on 29 May 1810 at 37 Grosvenor Place, London, the eldest son of George Percy (1778–1867), second earl of Beverley and fifth duke of Northumberland, and his wife, Louisa Harcourt Stuart Wortley (1781–1848)...