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Burke, Ulick, marquess of Clanricarde (1604–1658)  

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Ulick Burke, marquess of Clanricarde (1604–1658) by unknown artist © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Burke [de Burgh], Ulick, marquess of Clanricarde (1604–1658), landowner and politician  

Jane Ohlmeyer

Burke [de Burgh], Ulick, marquess of Clanricarde (1604–1658), landowner and politician, was the only son of Richard de Burgh, fourth earl of Clanricarde (1572–1635), and his wife, Frances (d. 1632), daughter and heir of Sir Francis Walsingham and widow of Sir Philip Sidney...

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Campbell, Archibald, seventh earl of Argyll (1575/6–1638), magnate and politician  

John Callow

Campbell, Archibald, seventh earl of Argyll (1575/6–1638), magnate and politician, was the elder surviving son of Colin Campbell, sixth earl of Argyll (c. 1542–1584), and his second wife, Lady Annas or Agnes Keith (c. 1540–1588), eldest daughter of William Keith, fourth Earl Marischal...

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Campbell, Archibald, seventh earl of Argyll (1575/6–1638)  

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Archibald Campbell, seventh earl of Argyll (1575/66–1638) by unknown artist in a private Scottish collection

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Dease, Edmund Gerald (1829–1904), landowner and politician  

Alan O'Day

Dease, Edmund Gerald (1829–1904), landowner and politician, was the second son of Gerald Dease of Turbotston, co. Westmeath, and his wife, Elizabeth, daughter and coheir of Edmund O'Callaghan of Kilgory, co. Clare. He was born into one of the oldest and most prominent Catholic families in ...

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Esmonde, Sir Thomas Henry Grattan, eleventh baronet (1862–1935), landowner and politician  

Patrick Maume

Esmonde, Sir Thomas Henry Grattan, eleventh baronet (1862–1935), landowner and politician, was born on 21 September 1862 in Pau, France, the eldest of seven children of Sir John Esmonde, tenth baronet (1826–1876), Liberal and Home Rule MP for Waterford County from 1852 to 1876, and his wife, ...

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Gordon, Charles (d. 1702)  

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Gordon, George, first marquess of Huntly (1561/2–1636), magnate and politician  

J. R. M. Sizer

Gordon, George, first marquess of Huntly (1561/2–1636), magnate and politician, was the son of George Gordon, fifth earl of Huntly (d. 1576), and his wife, Lady Anne Hamilton (d. after 1574), daughter of James Hamilton, second earl of Arran and duke of Châtelherault...

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Maxwell, William, of Terregles, fifth Lord Herries of Terregles (c. 1555–1603), politician and landowner  

John Stewart Rule

Maxwell, William, of Terregles, fifth Lord Herries of Terregles (c. 1555–1603), politician and landowner, was probably born at Hoddom, the eldest son of Sir John Maxwell of Terregles, later fourth Lord Herries of Terregles (c. 1512–1583), and his wife, Agnes Herries (c...

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Murray, James, Jacobite first earl of Dunbar (1690–1770), politician and governor of the exiled Stuart princes  

Edward Corp

Murray, James, Jacobite first earl of Dunbar (1690–1770), politician and governor of the exiled Stuart princes, was the second of the fourteen children of David Murray, fifth Viscount Stormont (d. 1731), and his wife, Marjory (d. 1746), daughter and heiress of ...

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O'Conor, Charles Owen [known as O'Conor Don] (1838–1906), landlord in Ireland and politician  

G. Le G. Norgate

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O'Conor, Charles Owen [known as O'Conor Don] (1838–1906), landlord in Ireland and politician, was born on 7 May 1838 in Dublin. He was the eldest son of Denis O'Conor of Belanagare and Clonallis, co. Roscommon, and Mary, née Blake, daughter of Major Blake...

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Redmond [née Mallick], Bridget Mary (1904–1952), landowner and politician  

S. Pašeta

Redmond [née Mallick], Bridget Mary (1904–1952), landowner and politician, was born at The Curragh, co. Kildare, on 13 October 1904, the eldest daughter of John Mallick, hotel proprietor, and his wife, Bridget Mary. John Mallick was a well-known judge of horses and his racing colours were familiar at meetings in ...

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Seton, George, third earl of Winton (1584–1650), nobleman and politician  

John J. Scally

Seton, George, third earl of Winton (1584–1650), nobleman and politician, was born in December 1584, the second son of Robert Seton, first earl of Winton (d. 1603), and his wife, Lady Margaret (d. 1624), daughter of Hugh Montgomerie, third earl of Eglinton...

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Stewart, Francis, first earl of Bothwell (1562–1612), courtier and politician  

Rob Macpherson

Stewart, Francis, first earl of Bothwell (1562–1612), courtier and politician, was probably born in December 1562, the only legitimate son of John Stewart, Lord Darnley and commendator of Coldingham (c.1531–1563), son of James V, and Lady Janet Hepburn (c.1532–...

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Waldegrave, James, second Earl Waldegrave (1715–1763), courtier and politician  

Peter D. G. Thomas

Waldegrave, James, second Earl Waldegrave (1715–1763), courtier and politician, was born on 4 March 1715, the eldest of the three sons of James Waldegrave, second Baron and first Earl Waldegrave (1684–1741), of Navestock, Essex, and his wife, Mary (1695/6–1719), the second daughter of ...