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Einarr [Torf-Einar, Einarr Rögnvaldarson], earl of Orkney (fl. early 890s–930s), magnate  

Barbara E. Crawford

Einarr [Torf-Einar, Einarr Rögnvaldarson], earl of Orkney (fl. early 890s–930s), magnate, was the youngest son of Earl Rögnvald of Möre (d. c.894) and a concubine, who was said (by Rögnvald) to have been slave-born on both her father's and her mother's side. ...

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Hewett, Sir Thomas (1656–1726), architect and landowner  

Giles Worsley

Hewett, Sir Thomas (1656–1726), architect and landowner, was born on 9 September 1656, eldest son of William Hewett, landowner, and Mary, daughter of Sir Richard Prince. After schooling at Shrewsbury School and Christ Church, Oxford, he travelled extensively on the continent, visiting France...