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Eyre [Eyres, Ayres], William (fl. 1634–1675), parliamentarian army officer and Leveller, is of obscure origins; the place and date of his birth and the names of his parents are not known. His rank of captain in a cavalry regiment during the first civil war suggests that he may have come from the rural middling sort. In his ...

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Rainborowe [Rainsborough], William (fl. 1639–1673), parliamentarian army officer and Leveller, was born, probably in Wapping, at a date unknown. He was a younger son of Captain William Rainborow (bap. 1587, d. 1642), naval commander and merchant; his mother cannot be identified. According to the senior ...