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  House Of Orange - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
By the marriage of John of Chalons with Marie de Baux, the house of Chalons succeeded to the sovereignty in 1393.
conquered the principality of Orange and the territory was incorporated in France, the title alone being recognized by the treaty of Ryswick.
The result was that at the peace of Utrecht in 1713, the king of Prussia abandoned the principality to the king of France in exchange for compensation elsewhere, and John William Friso gained the barren title and became William IV.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /O/OR/ORANGE_HOUSE_OF.htm   (637 words)

  
 House of Orange-Nassau - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
William of Orange was considered a threat to Spanish rule in the area and was assassinated in 1584 by a hired killer sent by Philip.
The problem of the lands solved itself as the principality of Orange was conquered by Louis XIV in 1713.
The royal house remained small until the end of the 1930s and the early 1940s, when Juliana's four children were born.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/House_of_Orange-Nassau   (2366 words)

  
 House of Orange-Nassau   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The House of Orange-Nassau (in Dutch Oranje-Nassau) is a family that has played central role in the political life of Netherlands since William I of Orange (also known as "William the Silent" "Father of the Fatherland") organised the Dutch against Spanish rule which after the Eighty Years' War led to an independent Dutch state.
These daughters were married important houses such as the house of Hohenzollern but also to the Frisian Nassaus were stadtholders in Friesland.
The royal house remained until the end of the 1930s when Juliana's children were born.
www.freeglossary.com /House_of_Orange-Nassau   (1717 words)

  
 Welkom bij House o Orange
An au pair is a young single person between the ages of 18-26 who lives with a family in a country other than his or her own for a maximum of 12 months, helps with general housework and childcare in exchange for room, board and pocket money (stipend).
Because houses in The Netherlands are generally small, private bath/shower facilities are not always available and the au pair’s room will not always be spacious.
House o Orange Au Pairs does not place an au pair with a family without first viewing the available rooms and facilities.
www.house-o-orange.nl /nl/navigatie/general.htm   (1775 words)

  
 City of Orange, CA - Homepage
The Orange City Council's Oath of Office ceremony was held on Tuesday, December 5.
Carolyn Cavecche was sworn in as the Mayor of Orange, and Mark Murphy and Denis Bilodeau were sworn in as Councilmembers.
This is a reminder to Orange residents that live in areas that require residential parking permits.
www.cityoforange.org   (230 words)

  
 The House of Orange
The history of the house of orange is a little confusing because, as we will see later, the original Orange family, on which the Dutch Kingdom is based, point out that the, so called Heir, was not based on the habit that the eldest son was automatically the Heir of the family.
The Orange-Nassau family already died-out in 1702 with the dead of William III, the grand-son of William of Orange, and was continued in the Lowlands by the descendants of The Nassau-Dietz family-line in the person of Johann Friso.
The House of Orange-Nassau-Dillenburg was replaced by the offspring in Germany and the Northern Lowlands of the House of Nassau-Dietz
www.geerts.com /holland/orange-house.htm   (5235 words)

  
 William of Orange
This was the time of William III of the House of Orange.
The one man whom God used to thwart these papal purposes was William III of the house of Orange, Stadholder in Holland.
He was born at the Hague, the Netherlands on November 14, 1650 from William II, prince of Orange, and Mary, daughter of Charles I of England.
www.prca.org /books/portraits/orange.htm   (2249 words)

  
 Royal The Hague - City guide - History and royalty - The House of Orange
Although the Netherlands first became a monarchy in 1813, the Royal House of Orange had been playing an important role in its history since 1559 when Emperor Charles V assigned Prince William of Nassau to the post of stadtholder of the provinces of Holland, Zeeland and Utrecht.
In 1747, Friesian stadtholder Willem Friso, descendent of William of Orange, was appointed to the post of stadtholder of Holland.
A period of inheritance stadtholders with members of the House of Orange followed until 1795 when they had to flee the French occupying forces, marking the end of the Republic, as well as the end of the 200-year reign of the Princes of Orange.
www.holland.com /denhaag/gb/cityguide/history/houseoforange.html   (410 words)

  
 INSIDE ORANGE TREE HOUSE
Orange Tree House has been furnished to a very standard.
The house is fully furnished with everything that you will need to make your stay as relaxing and as enjoyable as possible.
At the front of the house is the dining room the table extends and has place settings for 6 people.
www.orangetreehouse.com /Inside2.htm   (294 words)

  
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Orange Tree House offers excellent value for money as well as significant quality.
Orange Tree House is on the exclusive $75 million Hampton Lakes community, which is on Highway 27.
Orange Tree House is a luxury, executive 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom villa with an extended private pool that features a Jacuzzi/spa.
www.orangetreehouse.com   (182 words)

  
 Heritage House Museum, Orange, Texas
The house was given by contract to the Heritage House Associatin of Orange County, with the provision the house would be moved and renovated as a historical museum for Orange County.
Currently the house is being resotred as it was in 1919, when the major modifications were made to the original six-room two-story structure.
The Heritage House will be used as a historic museum for Orange County and will have a special emphasis for teaching the area youth about Orange's past history, culture, and architecture.
www.museumsusa.org /museums/info/1167710   (431 words)

  
 The Ghost of Orange House
This was the seat of William of Orange.
After the Devon house was destroyed, tales were told of a ghost flying through the night skies.
In one of the great bedchambers slept William of Orange and his wife Mary who were awakened by strange noises not usual to the night.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/folklore/48447   (434 words)

  
 The House of Orange
There's an orange breakfast bar in the kitchen, and a window valance made from an orange mirrored panel embroidered in India.
Vincent Orange spotted the orange juicer shaped like a giant orange that sits on his kitchen counter at Dwellings, a shop in his Brookland district.
Orange, 49, a lawyer and CPA, was first elected to the council in 1998, where he's known for his occasionally over-the-top publicity stunts: He has pumped gas to draw attention to its high cost, and he has made a folksy 10-minute biographical video to show at fundraising events.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/content/article/2006/04/19/AR2006041900798.html   (811 words)

  
 FT.com / Arts & weekend / House & home - Everything in orange   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The main planting area in front of the house is haphazard and exuberant, an aesthetic more often seen in an English country garden than a formal French spread.
This fruit, shaped like a chubby child’s hand, was once widespread in Mediterranean gardens; now rare, it has skin that smells as rich as bergamot and is used as the candied peel in a classic recipe for panettone.
Teissier explains that bitter oranges are technically a different species from the standard, sweet orange.
www.ft.com /cms/s/3995831a-5f6b-11db-a011-0000779e2340.html   (1336 words)

  
 Orange County House Cleaning Southern California Maid Services House Cleaning Maid Service   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Orange County house cleaning and maid service Orange County in Orange County California.
Orange County Maid Services cleans and organizes homes in Southern California and surrounding cities such as Yorba Linda, Anaheim Hills, Costa Mesa, Placentia, Brea and all other Southern California cities.
Orange County maid service, professionalism; have your office or home cleaned by our professional Orange County maid services cleaning staff.
www.cleaninghome.com   (568 words)

  
 Orange Smart House
In 2001, Orange, the UK mobile network operator, announced the "Orange-at-Home" project, a smart house incorporating the latest technological wizardry within a period house, in Hatfield, Hertfordshire.
DWRC interviewed the families before, during and after their stays; and looked at videos of what happened while they were in the house.
Findings from the research were not only of commercial benefit to Orange, but enabled DWRC to deepen its understanding of the social factors affecting and shaping the use of innovative technologies, whether they be in home settings or workplaces or in mobile contexts.
www.dwrc.surrey.ac.uk /Research/OrangeSmartHouse/tabid/84/Default.aspx   (278 words)

  
 Orange home rentals. Search home rentals rentals in Orange California
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www.apartmenthunterz.com /california/house/Orange/Orange.html   (737 words)

  
 Heritage House of Orange   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Occupied only by members of the Sims family from the date of its construction, the house was sold in June, 1977, to the City of Orange who then donated it to The Heritage House of Orange County Association, Inc. The Association assumed financial responsibility for its removal to its present location and subsequent restoration.
The house is listed on the National Register of Historic places and is designated as a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark.
The House depicts a typical upper-middle-class home from the turn-of-the-century through the 1940's.
www.heritagehouseoforange.org /aboutus.html   (172 words)

  
 Harbor House - Orange County FL Statistics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Orange County in Central Florida is no exception to this sad fact of life.
The percent of female murder victims killed by their intimate partners has remained at about 30 percent since 1976.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office processed 2,833 police reports in 2002.
www.harborhouseoccadv.com /facts/dvostats.htm   (206 words)

  
 Orange Guest House Accommodation - Western Cape   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Orange Guest House offers stylish, serene accommodation at the foot of Table Mountain.
The house is built in romantic Victorian style, and is centrally located in walking distance to the city's hotspots, friendly bars and exquisite restaurants.
Enjoy magnificent Cape Town views from the charming open-air balconies which wrap around the house.
www.orangeguesthouse.com   (62 words)

  
 The House of Orange and Nassau
The phrase is supposed to have been uttered by William the Silent, Prince of Orange and Nassau, who was elected William I, Stadholder of the Netherlands (actually, of Holland and several other provinces), in 1572.
The Protestants also adopted for themselves William's heraldic color of Orange, which has continued to symbolize Irish Protestants, even in the Irish Republic (where one stripe of the Irish flag is orange), and was carried by Scotch-Irish immigrants to America, resulting in more than one Orange County in the United States.
Because the orange of William of Orange turns up in the school colors both of the University of Texas at Austin, where I obtained my doctorate, and of Princeton University, where my wife teaches and almost daily walks down Nassau Street through the middle of the Borough of Princeton, New Jersey;
www.friesian.com /ross/orange.htm   (1000 words)

  
 Find New Homes & Home Builders in Orange County, Florida at iNest.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The number of individual housing units in the geographic area.
The percentage of housing units which are owned by the occupant.
A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters.
www.internest.com /city/orangecountyfl.asp   (568 words)

  
 Greenock House Inn - Orange, Virginia - BBOnline.com / Introduction
Victorian farmhouse located on 7 acres of flowers and specimen trees, within walking distance of the quaint town of Orange.
We are located at the edge of the Town of Orange so you have the convenience of walking around town but still the feeling of being in the country.
At Greenock House Inn you can relax in a comfortable setting on our wrap-around porch and enjoy a refreshing beverage.
www.bbonline.com /va/greenockhouse   (362 words)

  
 Orange Historical Society
ounded in 1964, the Orange Historical Society strives to collect and preserve those items of history that pertain to the settlement of Orange as well as the surrounding area.
Turn right onto Orange Center Rd. and go straight for 1.1 miles to the Town Green.
Turn right onto Orange Center Rd. The Academy and Stone-Otis House are just up the hill on the left (3 tenths of a mile).
www.orangehistory.org   (246 words)

  
 Pancake House Restaurants in Orange County, California on KillerOrange!™
Pancake House Restaurants in Orange County, California on KillerOrange!™
"The Original Pancake House is a second and third generation family business, which takes great pride in maintaining the high standards that make our food so outstanding.
Our continental crepe is rolled with sour cream tempered with orange liqueur and served with our famous tropical syrup, made from a delectable blend of citrus fruits.
www.killerorange.com /KillerRefs/Categories/p/pancakehouses.htm   (259 words)

  
 Orange County Real Estate for Sale in Southern California: Houses and Homes Listings in Cities
Houses and homes for sale as Orange County real estate in Southern California.
California residential real estate Orange County: Homes and houses for sale or available as your real estate are searched to buy in Orange County, Southern California for your Orange County Real Estate.
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www.househunt.com /a-orange.htm   (131 words)

  
 The Royal House of Orange Nassau
The Dutch Royal House is the House of Orange Nassau.
It was founded by Prince William of Orange.
In 1813, when the Netherlands became a kingdom, the House of Orange ascended the throne.
members.lycos.nl /nedinpost/het1.html   (331 words)

  
 3rd House Journal: Orange Crush
It only works when I’m inside my house – perhaps because here it can use my wireless router to download the latest sabotage instructions from the mother ship?) Fortunately there are tons of nice photos of The Gates all over the net, including Newsday.com (click on the photo gallery) and the NY Times Gates coverage.
Lorianne, who I’d already met at the Keene Pumpkin Festival (another extravaganza in orange, btw), came down from New Hampshire Friday night and we set off from here early Saturday morning for the big city.
A mere three hours or so later, we arrived in Manhattan and were welcomed by our host with cups of fresh hot chai, and we met Dave and the friends he drove up with from Pennsylvania.
3rdhouseparty.typepad.com /blog/2005/02/orange_crush.html   (1096 words)

  
 Orange CA House - House
The house has indoor laundry and a large driveway with lots of parking space.
As an Orange County native, this family home has always been a personal treasure to come home to at the end of a fun-filled day...
The backyard has a large, covered patio with sky lights, a bbq/grill, a fireplace, and an outdoor dining area off the kitchen/indoor dining area with a spacious table with 6 chairs.
www.vrbo.com /56277   (897 words)

  
 Orange Hall House Museum | HGTV 2004 Dream Home Tour Information
Step back in time as you visit Orange Hall and St. Marys.
Founded in 1792, St. Marys is one of the oldest cities in the United States and has one of the oldest designated historic districts.
Orange Hall was the exclusive location to purchase your tour ticket.
www.orangehall.org   (127 words)

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