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  Meinhardt Schomberg, 3rd Duke of Schomberg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Meinhardt Schomberg, 3rd Duke of Schomberg, 1st Duke of Leinster KG (30 June 1641 - 5 July 1719) was an Huguenot general, whose father was also a famous military officer.
Schomberg's father, Frederick Schomberg, 1st Duke of Schomberg was King William III's second in command at the Battle of the Boyne July 1690.
This biography of a duke in the peerage of England is a stub.
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 AllRefer.com - Schomberg, Frederick Herman, 1st duke of (German History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Schomberg, Frederick Herman, 1st duke of[schom´burg] Pronunciation Key, Ger.
Schomberg distinguished himself in the Third Dutch War (1672–78) and was created marshal of France and duke by King Louis XIV.
Created (1689) duke of Schomberg in the English peerage, he was given command of the English forces in Ireland.
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 Stall-Plates of the Knights of the Garter
1894 (803) Gavin (Campbell), 1st Marquess of Breadalbane.
Afterwards 1st Earl of Somerset and Marquess of Dorset.
1399 (96) Humphrey (Plantagenet), styled "of Lancaster." Duke of Gloucester.
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 List of the Knights of the Garter (1348-present)
96 (inv 1399) Humphrey (Plantagenet), styled "of Lancaster." Duke of Gloucester.
Afterwards Duke of Edinburgh, reigning duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha 1893.
803 (inv 1894) Gavin (Campbell), 1st Marquess of Breadalbane.
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 Frederick Schomberg, 1st Duke of Schomberg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
After the peace of the Pyrenees (1659), the independence of Portugal was threatened by Spain, and Schomberg was sent as military adviser to Lisbon with the secret approval of Charles II of England.
After participating with his army in the revolution which deposed the reigning king Afonso VI of Portugal in favour of his brother Dom Pedro, and ending the war with Spain, Schomberg returned to France, became a naturalised Frenchman and bought the lordship of Coubert near Paris.
He had been rewarded by the king of Portugal, in 1663, with the rank of Grandee, the title of count of Mértola and a pension of f 5000 a year.
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Duke of Schomberg who had been a Marshal of the French armies.
Schomberg was created Duke of Leinster on the 8th March 1692 and so the regiment became Leinster's Horse.
Charles II 's lord lieutenant, the Duke of Ormonde, in 1662 sponsored an act of parliament that made it easy for 'Protestant strangers' to become naturalized citizens and freemen of towns and guilds; and grants of land were made to them.
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 Schomberg, Frederick Herman, 1st duke of - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
SCHOMBERG, FREDERICK HERMAN, 1ST DUKE OF [Schomberg, Frederick Herman, 1st duke of], Ger.
Schomberg distinguished himself in the Third Dutch War (1672-78) and was created marshal of France and duke by King Louis XIV.
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 Schomberg Coat of Arms
Frederick considered it his mission to reconstruct the German monarchy, and aimed to harness the new feudal forces of the age to his advantage.
Thus, Frederick encouraged the princes of the realm to expand their own power and privileges at the expense of lesser lords.
In the 1st century, Swabia was settled by the tribe of the Sueben who came from central Germany and drove the Celts to Gaul (France).
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 Ask Us A Question - The 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment is an infantry regiment of the British Army, part of the Prince of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In the same year that it was raised, the regiment saw its first action as part of a British force sent to Ireland under the command of General Frederick Schomberg, 1st Duke of Schomberg, taking part in the siege and capture of Carrickfergus.
In 1690, the 22nd fought in the Battle of Boyne, and in 1691 at the Battle of Aughrim.
In 2004, as part of the restructuring of the infantry, it was announced that the Cheshire Regiment would be amalgamated with the Staffordshire Regiment and the Worcestershire and Sherwood Foresters to form the new Mercian Regiment.
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 Mid-Victorian RN vessel HMS Aboukir
The new steamship Aboukir, 90, Capt. Schomberg, was moved on Thursday from the Devonport dockyard to moorings in the stream, Hamoaze.
Schomberg; the Nile, 91, Capt. A.P.E. Wilmot; the Hero, 91, Capt. G.W. Seymour, C.B.; the Emerald, 51, Capt. A.
Codd; the Aboukir, 90, Capt. Schomberg; and the Topazee, 50, Capt. Spencer.
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 List of the Knights of the Garter
(inv 1399) Humphrey (Plantagenet), styled "of Lancaster." Duke of Gloucester.
Convicted of treason on the accusation of his brother Richard, Duke of Gloucester,afterwards Richard III, he is said to have been drowned in a butt of Malmsey.
Married, firstly, Catherine daughter of Thomas, 1st Marquess of Dorset, K.G., aunt of Lady Jane Grey.
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Schomberg studios Artist specializing in monumental and modern figurative sculpture.
Schomberg Fair - May 25th - 28th, 2006 - Just North of Toronto in The Schomberg Agricultural Spring Fair is an annual event showcasing small town life and promoting agriculture.
Schomberg Scale Models Ohio employment laws Scale Models produce a wide range of detailed resin and hydrocal castings to enhance your O scale model railroad.
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 DESCENDANTS OF EDWARD III
Prince Thomas of England, KG, 1st Duke of Clarence and Earl of Albemarle (cr 1412 Jul 9), born 1388, died 1421 Mar 22 sp; married 1412, Lady Margaret de HOLAND (Kent, E) (born 1385, died 1439 Dec 31).
Prince Humphrey of England, KG, 1st Duke of Gloucester and Earl of Pembroke (cr 1414 May 16), born 1390 Aug or Sep, died 1447 Feb 23 spl; married 1st, 1422 (annulled 1428), as 3rd husband, Jacqueline of Holland; married 2nd, before 1431, Eleanor de COBHAM (Cobham of Sterborough, B).
Prince James of Scotland, 1st Marquess of Ormond (cr 1478 Jan 29), 1st Duke of Ross (cr 1481 Jan 23), born 1476 Mar, died 1504 Jan 12 unm.
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 Grenadier Guards [UK]
HRH William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, KG Sir John Louis (Ligonier), 1st Earl Ligonier, KB HRH William Henry, 1st Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh, KG HRH Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany, KG, GCB, GCH
F.M. HRH Francis Albert Augustus Charles Emmanuel, Duke of Saxony, Prince of Saxe-Coburg (The Prince Consort), KG, KT, KP, GCB, GCMG, KSI
F.M. HRH George William Frederick Charles, 2nd Duke of Cambridge, KG, KT, KP, GCB, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, GCVO, GBE, VD, TD HRH Arthur William Patrick Albert, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, KG, KT, GCB, GCSI, GCMG, GCIE, GCVO, GBE, VD, TD Col. HRH Princess Elizabeth
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 Marianna Florida
She made her profession as a Franciscan nun at sixteen or earlier, without any real vocation, and lived a routine life in that somewhat relaxed house until her twenty-fifth year, when she met Noel Bouton.
This man, afterwards marquis de Chamilly, and marshal of France, was one of the French officers who came to Portugal to serve under the captain, Frederick Schomberg, 1st Duke of Schomberg, the re-organizer of the Portuguese army.
During the years 1665-1667 Chamilly spent much of his time in and about Beja, and probably became acquainted with the Alcoforado family through Marianna's brother, who was a soldier.
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 AllRefer Encyclopedia - German History, Biographies Encyclopedia
Frederick Augustus I, 1670¢#150;1733, elector of Saxony
Frederick Augustus I, 1750¢#150;1827, king and elector of Saxony
• Maximilian I, 1573¢#150;1651, elector and duke of Bavaria
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 The Royal Scots (The Royal Regiment) [UK]
Lt-Gen. Lord George (Douglas), 1st Earl of Dumbarton, KT Gen. Frederick Herman (Schomberg), Duke of Schomberg, KG [MGO 1689-90; killed at the Boyne]
HRH Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent, KG, GCB
Royal Scots 1st Regiment of Foot (Upper Thames Military Re-enactment Society; War of 1812; Ontario), by Dave Westhouse.
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 Ealing and Brentford: Growth of Brentford | British History Online
From the late 1st century A.D. Brentford was a settlement on the road from London to the west.
Lord Ruthven, who was also earl of Forth, was created earl of Brentford in 1644 and died without male heirs in 1651.
William III's general Frederick Schomberg (1615-90) in 1689 was created duke of Schomberg and earl of Brentford, which titles became extinct in 1719.
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 Royal Navy: Information from Answers.com
Names are allocated to ships and submarines by a naming committee within the MOD and given by class, with the names of ships within a class being thematic e.g.
Names are frequently re-used offering a new ship the rich heritage, battle honours and traditions of her predecessors.
Andrew Browne Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope
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 colonels of the Guards from 1776
1681 Brigadier-General Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton
1688 Brigadier-General Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton
1770 Field-Marshal HRH William Henry, 1st Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh
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 Officers Died C
"Beneath this stone are deposited the mortal remains of Lieutenant Frederick Close of His Majesty's 86th or Royal County Down Regiment of Infantry and youngest son of John Close Esq.
"This tomb is erected as the last token of parental affection to the memory of Captain Frederick Coventry of HMs 29th Regt.
The life of this most amiable and promising young officer was spared in the battlefield, but he fell a victim to the climate of India on the 29th of July 1846 in the 26th year of his age.
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 Table K part 1
THE DESCENDANTS OF SIR WILLIAM ARBUTHNOT, 1st Baronet of Edinburgh.
MFH Ludlow Hounds 1948-52; Cotswold Hounds 1952-64; Duke of Buccleuch's Hounds 1964-80.
Married, 3 February 1904, Brigadier General HUGH FREDERICK BATEMAN- CHAMPAIN, CMG (late Indian Army; died Sunningdale 7 October 1933), eldest son of Colonel Sir John Bateman- Champain, KCMG, RE and Harriet Sophie Currie.
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 Category:Dukes in the Peerage of England - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Articles in category "Dukes in the Peerage of England"
John Sheffield, 1st Duke of Buckingham and Normanby
Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset
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 Master-General of the Ordnance - WikiLeasing.com
George Carew, 1st Lord Carew, 1st Earl of Totnes (1626) 1608-1629
Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey 1827-1828
Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey 1846-1852
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 The National Archives | Search the archives | National Register of Archives | Details
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Schomberg, Frederick Hermann (1615-1690) 1st Duke of Schomberg, General
1688-89: letters (8) to the 1st Earl of Portland, and 11 letter to him from same
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 Mid-Victorian RN vessel HMS Trafalgar
Launched as 1st rate sailing ship at Woolwich Dockyard.
Commanded by Captain Charles Frederick Schomberg, Coast Guard, Leith (replacing Edinburgh)
Commanded by Captain John Borlase, Coast Guard, Leith, (replaced by Duncan)
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