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  Stephen Langton - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The latter, having confessed that they had given John a secret pledge to elect none but the bishop of Norwich, were released from the promise by Innocent; and at his suggestion elected Stephen Langton, who was consecrated by the pope on the 17th of June 1207.
It was this threat which forced John to sue for a reconciliation; and the first condition exacted was that he should acknowledge Langton as archbishop.
Langton encouraged the barons to formulate their demands, and is said to have suggested that they should take their stand upon the charter of Henry I.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Stephen_Langton   (1106 words)

 John Langton - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Resigning his office as chancellor in 1302, he was chosen bishop of Chichester in 1305, and again became chancellor shortly after the accession of Edward II.
Langton was one of the "ordainers" elected in 1310, and it was probably his connexion with this body that led to his losing the office of chancellor about this time.
Langton built the chapterhouse at Chichester, and was a benefactor of the university of Oxford.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /John_Langton   (164 words)

 Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
John was enrolled as a part-time student in the famous Swiss school of his father’s friend Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi, but the family was too peripatetic, and perhaps too conservative, for a strong commitment to Pestalozzi’s advanced teaching methods.
In 1826, the year that John went to the University of Cambridge and a year of recession, his father was forced to reach an accommodation with his creditors that avoided the name but was, in fact, a bankruptcy.
Much of John Langton’s Upper Canadian correspondence was published in 1926 as Early days in Upper Canada: letters of John Langton from the backwoods of Upper Canada and the Audit Office of the Province of Canada, ed.
www.biographi.ca /EN/ShowBio.asp?BioId=40335   (1723 words)

 Dr Jack Langton - Staff - School of Geography
Dr Langton's research over the past decade or so has been concerned with discovering what happened to English forests and chases (that is, open land set aside by law for the preservation and hunting of deer and game) in early-modern times.
Langton, J. (2000) The Geography of poor relief in rural Oxfordshire during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
Langton, J. and Hoppe, G. (1992) Flows of labour in the early phase of capitalist development: the time-geography of longitudinal migration paths in nineteenth-century Sweden.
www.geog.ox.ac.uk /staff/jlangton.php   (1110 words)

 John Langton at AllExperts
John Langton (died 1337), chancellor of England and bishop of Chichester, was a clerk in the royal chancery, and became chancellor in 1292.
Resigning his office as chancellor in 1302, he was chosen bishop of Chichester in 1305, and again became chancellor shortly after the accession of Edward II in 1307.
Langton was one of the ordainers elected in 1310, and it was probably his connection with this body that led to his losing the office of chancellor about this time.
en.allexperts.com /e/j/jo/john_langton.htm   (241 words)

 John Langton
John was interested in shaping the development of the nascent community, particularly the establishment of a church.
Langton was appointed a captain in the 5th company of the Durham militia and took considerable pride in his men.
Langton astutely concluded that if he spent the funds on improving his University it would end the issue, since the lure would be lost for the other institutions.
www.kawartha.net /~fencom/John.html   (2679 words)

 The Langton Family of Kilkenny   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Stephen Langton is famous in English history as one of the key people who forced King John to sign the Magna Carta in the year 1215, acknowledged even today as the first and most important step in containing the power of the absolute monarch and the evolution of modern parliamentary democracy.
Sir John Langton, of Langton in Yorkshire, was nephew of Stephen Langton.
John Langton, also identified as Langton FitzJohn, third son of Richard Langton fitz John, moved to Ireland in 1486 to avoid the fate of those who adhered to the House of York, and took part with Lambert Simuel and Perkin Warbeck or Warbeck, settling in Kilkenny.
www.familyorigins.net /pages1/langton.htm   (2003 words)

 Anne Langton: Peterborough and Toronto, 1852-1859
John Langton, active in local politics since the 1830s, as Councillor and at times Warden, ran for election to the Provincial Legislature in 1851, winning the seat for Peterborough and District.
In 1854 Anne Langton returned to Niagara almost certainly as part of a tour that she took with her visiting English niece, Ellen, daughter of William (the first English relative to visit the Langtons in Canada).
In 1856, John was elected to an additional role as the Vice Chancellor at the new University of Toronto and became a leading advocate for the emerging institution.
www.archives.gov.on.ca /ENGLISH/exhibits/langton/langton_11.htm   (728 words)

 State v. Foster, 484 N.W.2d 113 (N.D. 1992)
I agree that because Langton gave a fraudulent identification, his original sentence was illegal and the court had the authority to right a wrong.
Prison officials apparently learned of Foster's true identity, in part, due to the fact that the real Robert John Langton was receiving governmental benefits which were terminated after it was reported that he was in prison.
At oral argument, Foster indicated that he had found or been given a foodstamp card belonging to Robert John Langton which he had then used to procure a replacement social security card with the same number as was on the foodstamp card.
www.court.state.nd.us /court/opinions/910389.htm   (2158 words)

 Langton, John   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
John Langton was born in April 1808 in England.
In 1833 John emigrated to Canada and settled near Peterborough, Upper Canada.
John Langton died March 19, 1894 at Toronto.
www.trentu.ca /admin/library/archives/92-1003.htm   (240 words)

 Joseph and Catharine Langton
Eliza and John were enumerated along with their six children in Marrowbone township in 1880.
According to Veterans Buried in Moultrie County, Captain J. Freeland died 25 Jun 1916 and is buried in Marrowbone Cemetery.
Additional information on Eliza and John Freeland and their descendants is available at the Purfürst and Craycroft genealogy sites, which seem to have copied information from one another, or from a common source.
www.cwcfamily.org /langjc.htm   (1549 words)

 S LANGTON - Online Information article about S LANGTON
Langton, who was consecrated by the See also:
Langton encouraged the barons to formulate their demands, and is said to have suggested that they should take their stand upon the See also:
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encyclopedia.jrank.org /KRO_LAP/LANGTON_S.html   (1097 words)

 BBC - North Yorkshire Culture Exhibition Preview: Moments of Pleasure
In recent years John Langton's primary subject has been the way light falls in gardens and streets and many of his works have reflected the time he has spent in Italy and France.
Langton shows a recurrent fondness for rich, dark tonalities through which he expresses an affinity with certain late-nineteenth century Symbolists such as Odilon Redon.
Much of John Langton's work grows out of a sense of what Debussy called the mysterious correspondences between Nature and the Imagination.
www.bbc.co.uk /northyorkshire/culture/reviews/pleasure/index.shtml   (414 words)

 Anne Langton
Anne Langton, author and artist, was born at the Farfield estate in Lancashire on June 24, 1804.
Her father Thomas Langton had made a considerable fortune at Thorley, Morrison and Co., in Riga, which he invested in his brother’s firm, Langton, Birley and Co., upon retirement to England a few years earlier.
In 1846, an ague epidemic struck the settlers on Sturgeon Lake.
www.kawartha.net /~fencom/Anne.html   (1339 words)

 JOHN LANGTON (d. 1337) - Online Information article about JOHN LANGTON (d. 1337)
Langton was one of the " ordainers " elected in 1310, and it was probably his connexion with this See also:
Lancaster in 1318, and attempting to do so between Edward and his rebellious barons in 1321.
Langton built the chapterhouse at Chichester, and was a benefactor of the university of See also:
encyclopedia.jrank.org /KRO_LAP/LANGTON_JOHN_d_1337_.html   (358 words)

 Walter Langton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1265 his uncle William Langton was elected by the brothers, Archbishop of York, but his appointment was superseded by the Pope's appointment of Bonaventura.
Bishop Walter Langton was allowed to return to England and his was eventually found innocent.
There is an elaborate pictorial representation of the life of King Edward I in Bishop Walter Langton's residence housed outside of the Cathedral of Lichfield.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Walter_Langton   (1295 words)

 Surname History photo - daveb photos at pbase.com
Manor of Langstone, Dorset England: http://www.weymouth.here-on-the.net/langton-herring.html Langton Herring is a small historic village known for its right to claim wreck of the sea.
SUMMARY: Grant by John Childeson to John Norton, esquire, of 1 bovate and 2 acres of land and meadow in the territory of Hetton in Cravyn (Yorks.); with appointment by the grantor of Stephen Proktour and Robert Langton as his attorneys to deliver seisin.
Witnesses to livery of seisin: Robert Langton, Gilbert Tempest, chaplain, Christopher Lowde of Gargrave, John Lambert the Elder, "writer of this charter." With 1 seal (1.5 cm.) of brown wax, bearing a device: a bird.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Despite that, Gisburne was chosen as mayor, and was re-elected in 1372.
The vote yesterday was 15 to 2 in favor of the zoo’s 20-year plan, which calls for expanding by 35 acres.
Scattered family papers and data pertaining to the descendants of John Daves of New Bern, North Carolina, and related families.
www.lycos.com /info/john-ball--miscellaneous.html?page=4   (466 words)

 California Artist Hubert J. Langton
Hubert J. Hubert John Langton was born on December 1, 1889 in St Johns, Newfoundland, Canada.
While in Europe he painted several scenes of Parisian landmarks, made painting sojourns to Spain, and produced a series of watercolors of Moroccan village life.
Upon retirement from lithography in 1958, Langton moved down the peninsula to San Carlos, CA where he remained until his death on March 25, 1987.
www.edanhughes.com /biography.cfm?ArtistID=385   (193 words)

Thomas Langton, Knight: Lord of Farnly and Lord of Huddestone +1280 and Margaret De la Pont
John Fitz Richard Langton, Esquire and Margaret Rothe
Nicholas Langton 1562-1632 and Letitia Daniel -1604 and
www.suttonclonard.com /Genealogy_Langton_Sutton_Dudley_House.htm   (926 words)

 Amazon.ca: V1-5 Comp Lute Wks: Music: John Dowland,Paul O'Dette   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Case's Pavan for Lute, P. Composed by John Dowland
Vaux Galliard for Lute, P. Composed by John Dowland
This five-volume set of all John Dowland's lute music, including several pieces that may have been composed by others, is as close to perfect as any recording ever made.
www.amazon.ca /V1-5-Comp-Lute-John-Dowland/dp/B0000007HU   (1204 words)

 Henry John Langton formerly of Denmark Hill, Surrey now London c1851   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
John Henry Hewer of 33 Highbury New Park, Middlesex, Surgeon
The second indenture of 1878 tells us that Joseph Hewer died in 1860 having appointed his wife Elizabeth, together with John Hewer and Henry Langton as his executors.
In this Indenture James Ellis is repaying the mortgage to the executors and all the property is being reconveyed to him apart from a small portion of the copyhold land which was sold off separately in 1870.
genforum.genealogy.com /langton/messages/320.html   (270 words)

 Amazon.ca: V3 Comp Lute Wks: Music: John Dowland,Paul O'Dette,Robert Spencer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Paul O’Dette poursuit son travail magnifique d’exhumation de la musique pour luth composée par John Dowland.
John Dowland fut sans doute l’un des plus grands luthistes de tous les temps.
Comme toujours, l’écriture de John Dowland est influencée par les voyages du compositeur, ce qui ajoute à son grand intérêt.
www.amazon.ca /Comp-Lute-Wks-John-Dowland/dp/B0000007F7   (361 words)

 Amazon.com: "John Langton": Key Phrase page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
A letter from Katherine Paynel to the chancellor John Langton shows that positions at court were not easy to obtain.
She asked for Langton's assistance in placing her son in...
Almost two decades ago, John Langton published a paper that has since been very influential in directing attention to the regional pattern of manufacturing in England...
www.amazon.com /phrase/John-Langton   (533 words)

 Textbooks by John Langton - Direct Textbook   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Johns College Research Center Paperback 118 pages, 2006 More Editions of This Book
Town and country in the development of early modern Western Europe (Historical geography research series) by John Langton
www.directtextbook.com /author/john-langton   (443 words)

 John Langton Books - Signed, used, new, out-of-print
John Langton Books - Signed, used, new, out-of-print
by John Langton, G�ran Hoppe, Institute of British Geographers.
Portions of book data provided by Muze Inc. Copyright 1995-2007 Muze Inc. For personal use only.
www.alibris.co.uk /search/books/author/John_Langton   (302 words)

 *John Langton/*Rose Littlebury   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Born: Abt 1505 at: Langton,Leichestershire,England 16-12,297 Married: at: Died: 10 APR 1572 at: Langton,Leichestershire,England Father:*John Langton Mother:*Elizabeth Quadring Other Spouses:
Name: *John Langton Born: Abt 1535 at: Langton,Leichestershire,England 15-6149 Married: at: Died: 1583 at: Spouses: *Amy Palmer
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