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Fenwick, George (c. 1603–1657), colonist in America, army officer, and politician, was the son of George Fenwick of Brinkburn, Northumberland, a country squire, and his wife, Dorothy, daughter of John Forster of Newham. He matriculated at Queens' College, Cambridge, in 1619, was called to the bar at ...

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Fiennes, John, appointed Lord Fiennes under the protectorate (d. in or before 1710), parliamentarian army officer and politician, was the third son of William Fiennes, eighth baron and first Viscount Saye and Sele (1582–1662), and Elizabeth (d. 1648), daughter of John Temple...

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Howard, Charles, first earl of Carlisle (1628–1685), army officer and politician, was born on 4 February 1628, the second son and eventual heir of Sir William Howard (c.1602–1643), of Naworth, Cumberland, and Mary (bap. 1602, d. 1638), eldest daughter of ...

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Matthew Tomlinson, appointed Lord Tomlinson under the protectorate (bap. 1617, d. 1681) by unknown artist, c. 1650 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Tomlinson [Thomlinson], Matthew, appointed Lord Tomlinson under the protectorate (bap. 1617, d. 1681), parliamentarian army officer and politician, was baptized at St Michael-le-Belfry, York, on 24 September 1617, two months after the death of his father, John Thomlinson. When Matthew was nine his mother, ...