Bedford, William Kirkpatrick Riland (1826–1905), antiquary and genealogist, born at Sutton Coldfield rectory on 12 July 1826, was the eldest of five sons of William Riland Bedford (1794/5–1843), rector of Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, and his wife, Grace Campbell, daughter of Charles Sharpe of ...
G. S. Woods
revised by Joanne Potier
Carthew, George Alfred (1807–1882), antiquary and genealogist, was born at Harleston, Norfolk, on 20 June 1807 and baptized privately at Redenhall church the same day. He was the eldest of three sons of George Carthew (bap. 1777, d. 1861), solicitor, of Harleston...
Andrew J. Hopper
Fairfax, Charles (1597–1673), antiquary and genealogist, was born at Denton Hall in the parish of Otley in the West Riding of Yorkshire on 5 March 1597, the seventh and third surviving son of Thomas Fairfax, first Lord Fairfax of Cameron (1560–1640), and his wife, ...
Cecil R. Humphery-Smith
Foster, Joseph (1844–1905), genealogist and antiquary, born at Sunniside, Sunderland, on 9 March 1844, was the eldest of five sons and three daughters of Joseph Foster, a woollen draper of Bishopwearmouth, co. Durham, and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter of Emanuel Taylor. His grandfather was ...
Grimaldi, Stacey, Marquess Grimaldi in the Genoese nobility (1790–1863), antiquary and genealogist, was born in the parish of St James, Westminster, on 18 October 1790. He was the second son of William Grimaldi, Marquess Grimaldi (1751–1830), miniature painter, of Albemarle Street, London, and his wife, ...
W. P. Courtney
revised by J. A. Marchand
Incledon, Benjamin (bap. 1730, d. 1796), antiquary and genealogist, baptized on 6 June 1730 at Pilton, near Barnstaple, was the second son of Robert Incledon of Pilton House, Barnstaple, and his second wife, Penelope, daughter of John Sanford of Nynehead, Somerset. He was educated at ...
revised by Michael Erben
Long, Charles Edward (1796–1861), genealogist and antiquary, born on 28 July 1796 at Benham Park, Berkshire, was the elder and only surviving son of Charles Beckford Long (d. 1836) of Langley Hall in the same county and his wife, Frances Monro, daughter and heir of ...
W. P. Courtney
revised by Marie-Louise Legg
Shirley, Evelyn Philip (1812–1882), antiquary and genealogist, was born in South Audley Street, London, on 22 January 1812, the eldest son of Evelyn John Shirley (1788–1856) of Ettington Park, Warwickshire (the Shirleys were a branch of the family of the earls Ferrers). His mother was ...