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  John Venn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
John Venn (August 4, 1834 - April 4, 1923), was a British mathematician, who is famous for conceiving the Venn diagrams, which are used in many fields, including set theory, probability, logic, statistics, and computer science.
Venn's main area of interest was logic and he published three texts on the subject.
He wrote The Logic of Chance in 1866, Symbolic Logic which introduced the Venn diagrams in 1881, and The Principles of Empirical Logic in 1889.
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 Biography - V - British Civil Wars, Commonwealth and Protectorate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
A devout Puritan, Venn and his wife Mary were members of the congregation of All Hallows in Bread Street — a parish noted for its zeal and godliness.
Venn was also active in the London militia, having been a member of the Honourable Artillery Company since 1614 and attaining the rank of lieutenant-colonel in the Yellow regiment of the London Trained Bands by 1642.
In cooperation with his colleague Isaac Penington, Venn led the campaign demanding the prosecution of the Earl of Strafford, and mobilised demonstrations against the power of Archbishop Laud and the supposed influence of the Catholics.
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 Savage New England Register, Volume 3, Lindell - Lockhart
Rachel, 3 Dec. 1686; and Venn, 2 or 12 Feb. 1690, wh.
John, Nov. 1655; Joseph, 1657; and Benjamin, Dec. 1659; the three last B. bapt.
1666, John Sawyer; Ruth; and Patience, as giv.
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 Relevant Reading   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The commonplace assumption that regicide was the achievement of clear-eyed revolutionaries single-mindedly determined in their pursuit of retributive justice and the destruction of earthly tyranny does not take account of the sheer energy and imagination which the trial commissioners devoted to avoiding it.
The desire to punish 'that man of blood' really only contributed to regicide insomuch as the trial commissioners were forced eventually to abandon their elaborate efforts to place the King in constitutional check-mate because of the danger of ignoring any longer the dangerous emotions stirring within the army, the City and elsewhere.
John Evelyn was present on 17 January, when much important business was transacted, but the clerks recorded that at the court's second meeting, in the afternoon, the chamber was 'cleared of strangers'.
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 Articles - List of regicides of Charles I   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Fled to the Netherlands; arrested by the English ambassador to the Netherlands Sir George Downing; extradited; tried; found guilty; and was hanged, drawn and quartered on April 19, 1662.
Marquis of Argyll Found not guilty of regicide, but guilty of collaboration with Cromwell's government and behead 27 May 1661.
John Lambert was not in London for the trial of Charles I. At the restoration he was found guilty of high treason and remained in custody in Guernsey for the rest of his life.
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 The Regicides
John Lisle was murdered by a royalist at Lausanne, Switzerland, in 1664.
The last survivor of the regicides was probably Edmund Ludlow, who died at Vevey, Switzerland, in 1692.
In addition to the surviving signatories of the King's death warrant, others prosecuted for their association with the regicide included officials of the High Court of Justice and army officers who had supervised arrangements at the trial and execution itself.
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 Noteworthy Families
John Blakiston, son of the Rev Marmaduke Prebend of Durham, was a devout puritan and parliamentarian.
In 1798 Rev Mark Noble in his book on the 'English Regicides,' states "it is singular that in the Nation's trial of King Charles I., his baptismal name is invariably given as John, but it was Joseph; his brother John was one of Oliver's committee for the county of Northumberland so late as 1657".
Grandson of John and nephew of Nehemiah, Nathaniel Blakiston was Colonial Governer of sucessively Montesarrat and Maryland.(1) He was married to Dame Thomazine Thornhill who died 1697 on board the HMS Mermaid.
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 wiki/Clapham Sect Definition / wiki/Clapham Sect Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Granville, who was born at Durham in 1735, was educated at the grammar school there, and apprenticed to a London draper, but obtained employment in the government ordnance department in 1758.
Henry VennHenry Venn (1725 - 1797), English evangelical divine, was born at Barnes, Surrey, and educated at Cambridge.
John VennJohn Venn, (August 4, 1834 - April 4, 1923), was a British mathematician, who is famous for conceiving the Venn diagrams, which are used in many fields, including set theory, probability, logic, statistics, and computer science....
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Sandys, already an admirer of Mathew, and a supporter of him for the present position, was a natural ally since as long ago as 1577 he had created one of his typical imbroglios by complaining about excessive Puritanism at Durham.
John Strype, Annals of the Reformation II.ii 107.
Michael Walles, of Stew ward Sherles in Ridsdall, complains upon Archibald Elwett, of the Hill, James Elwett his brother, young John Elswett of the Park, and “Hob” Elwet, of the Park, with their accomplices for 400 kine and oxen, six horses and mares, and household stuff, value 41 l.
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 List of regicides of Charles I - All About All   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Regicides of Charles I are considered the 59 Commissioners who formed the tribunal that tried King Charles I of England and signed his death warrant.
The tribunal was composed of three hereditary peers; four aldermen of the City of London; twenty-two baronets and knights; three generals; thirty-four colonels; the twelve judges of the High Court (who all declined to serve); three sergeants-at-law and representative members of various principalities and the House of Commons.
Tried, found guilty of regicide, life imprisonment in Chepstow Castle.
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 disoriented: Book Reviews   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The only apology the Roman Church has ever given for the crusades was by Pope John Paul II apologizing to the Eastern Church for the atrocities of the fourth crusade.
John Adams by David McCullough chronicles the life of one of the more enigmatic founding fathers.
For American readers, the context is confusing because the revolution depicted is not the revolution of 1789 that endid in the regicide and brought on the terror.
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 Sean Gabb - A Pamphlet on Liberalism.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The problem for the Government was that it had to face absolutely independent courts to justify not merely its use of general warrants, but their very existence.
The parts were often ingenious, but the whole was best regarded less as a "noble pile"; than as a labyrinth of fictions in which the smallest conveyance or action required an army of expensive lawyers.
And his followers themselves exercised a wide influence over the public mind: George Grote in history, John Austin in law, Samuel Romilly in law reform, Ricardo in economics, the two Mills in philosophy and psychology and just about everything else; and there were many others.
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 John Venn -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
John Venn -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
He was born in (Click link for more info and facts about Hull, Yorkshire) Hull, Yorkshire.
He died in (Click link for more info and facts about Cambridge, England) Cambridge, England on April 4th, 1923.
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 Smith   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Of Somerby, and said to be the third son of John HERRICE alias SMITH in the "Smith alias Heriz of Whitcock" pedigree in the History and Antiquities of Leicestershire volume of the Victoria Counties Histories.
Ambrose SMITH - Said to be the fourth son of John HERRICE alias SMITH in the "Smith alias Heriz of Whitcock" pedigree in the History and Antiquities of Leicestershire volume of the Victoria Counties Histories.
This one Venn tentatively identifies with the man who emigrated to New England to escape Laudian persecution in 1636/7 and who died in 1648.
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 Genealogy Notes of Suffolk, England
Mary Busbridge, was a regicide and one of Charles 1 judges and signed the death warrant.
On the revival of the persecutions in France, Samuel took refuge in England, and was appointed minister of the French church in London in 1591, and afterward of the Walloon church at Canterbury in 1595.
The church belonged first to the prior and convent of Castleacre and came afterwards to the prior and convent of Butley; for the improbation was granted as parcel of the possessions of Butley, to Francis Framingham, 34 Henry VIII.
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 National Portrait Gallery A-Z of Portrait Sitters (D)
John Nelson Darby (1800-1882), Plymouth Brother and founder of the Darbyites.
John Armstrong Davison (1906-1966), Professor of Greek Language and Literature.
John Boniot De Mainauduc (Demainauduc) (circa 1750-1797), Animal mesmerist.
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 Dictionary of Meaning www.mauspfeil.net
:''see also John Venn (regicide)'' '''John Venn''' (August 4, 1834 - April 4, 1923), was a United Kingdom British mathematician, who is famous for conceiving the Venn diagrams, which are used in many fields, including set theory, probability, logic, statistics, and computer science.
He was born in Kingston upon Hull Hull, Yorkshire.
There you find a list of all editors and the possibility to edit the original text of the article John Venn.
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 History On-Line
(Dr. Alex Morrison and Professors Christopher C. Morris and A. Bernard Knapp.) Glasgow Ph.D. John Venn's Alumni Cantabrigienses: a case study of a biographical dictionary and the automated conversion of the printed text to a structured database format.
A study of the provision of nursing care and welfare for sick and wounded soldiers and their families during the civil wars and Interregnum, 1642-60.
John Caryll and the context of English Catholic Jacobitism, 1679-1711.
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 House of Lords Record Office - Memorandum No. 66
This theory is not supported by any evidence, but is derived entirely from the unsubstantiated presupposition that a certain number of the regicides must have been reluctant to sign the death-warrant and ready almost at once to retreat from their action.
The identities of those regicides who signed before Garland must be carefully scrutinised if a charge of possible irresolution is to be sustained.
In spite of his relative insignificance, he was one of six regicides executed in 1660, nominally because he did not surrender but was arrested.
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 British Tourists in Switzerland
John Knox becomes the first pastor of the British community in Calvin's Geneva; Thomas Lever in Aarau (Wraight, p.
Basel: John Bale, James Pilkington (later Bishop of Durham), Richard Turner, Thomas Bentham, John Foxe, Lady Dorothy Stafford, Sir Francis Walsingham, Sir Francis Knollys.
John Raymond on his way from Domodossola to Geneva: "Having with much paines, yet delight, because of the variety, crouded through some of the Alpes, wee came to dinner at Sampion, at the top of the Mountaine..." (= Simplon Hospiz)
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JOHN G. WHITTIER, the Boanerges of American poets, was born in 1808, of Quaker parentage, in the romantic outskirts of Haverhill, a beautiful Massachusetts town on the Merri- mack, where we recognize the scenes of many of the incidents which form the groundwork of his ballads.
36 JOHN G. [July, and with the coloring of reality, and some appropriate passage from the Scriptures is never wanting to give utterance to her simple piety, or her delight in contemplating the outward as- pects of nature.
Owen Rowe,* that fire-brand of the city, and John Hew- son,* the bold shoemaker, might be adduced for the same purpose.
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I.3 John Hoskins, the witty lawyer [1566 - 1638], could be counted on to appreciate Owen’s humor (Martyn, I.142, notes that he was expelled for his excesses at an Encaena as Terrae Filius or University Bufoon).
III.57 John Gifford [1565 - 1647], a contemporary of Owen’s both at Winchester and New College, and subsequently a distinguished physician; academic record and biographical facts at Foster II.563.
III.64 John Bowman [1565 - 1629] matriculated from Trinity College, Oxon., in 1582 - 3, and subsequently was Chancellor of St. Paul’s; academic record and biographical facts at Foster I.161.
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 Where's My Damn Castle?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Brought to trial as a regicide, his life was spared.
During the King's trial, he was moved by the King's words and rose to protest, "Have we hearts of stone?" for which he was furiously rebuked by Cromwell, though he later served on the Council of State.
(12) John Hutchinson -- When brought to trial after the Restoration, he pleaded for mercy and was pardoned, probably through the intercession of his wife's Royalist relations and of his cousins the Byrons.
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 disoriented: November 2004
According to columnist Larry Elder, John Kerry claimed that 1,000,000 fl voters were disenfranchised in the 2000 election.
Therefore if John Kerry believed these thing and then conceded the election — he is a coward and no patriot — even this dis-oriented author thinks more highly of the Senator than that.
They were of course a series of newspaper pieces witten by Alenxander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay to convince the people of the crititcal, dare I say, battleground state of New York to vote for ratification of the new Constitution.
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 Marijuana.Com Marijuana Seeds & Drug Test Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
John Venn (August 4, 1834 - April 4, 1923), was a
British mathematician, who is famous for conceiving the Venn diagrams, which are used in many fields, including set theory,
He wrote The Logic of Chance in 1866, Symbolic Logic which introduced the Venn diagrams in
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 Norman Gough's Home Page
John Bartholomew Gough (1817-1876) - Born in Sandgate, Kent, England in 1817, emigrated to the United States when he was only twelve years old and became a famous religious orator.
John Gough (b.1757) of Kendall - tutor to John Dalton.
In August 1750 the name Goffestown was applied to the township in honor of Colonel John Goffe who was born in Boston, Massachusetts on March 25, 1701, the son of John and Hannah (Parish) Goffe.
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 About Balliol College: History - Masters of Balliol
Son of Simon Venn of Lydeard St Lawrence.
Buried at Lydeard St Lawrence 12 Oct 1687: table top tomb in churchyard south of the tower.
Not to be confused with his namesake the regicide.
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 Stories of Thomas Carrier   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Charles I and that he was the regicide of the King.
Charles II agreed to pardon all political offenders except the regicides and judges of King Charles I. In May, 1660, the House of Commons ordered the arrest of all the judges.
The next mention of Carrier comes in November, 1677, when he and his employee John Levistone were assigned to cut brush in Billerica.
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 yuda.org: July 22: Astros 14, Nationals 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Venn Diagrams were created as a marketting tool by Disney.
Of course I was the one to bring up Venn diagrams in the first place.
I briefly saw Andrea, but at that point she had lost track of where you were in the crowd.
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 MILTON ENCYCLOPEDIA - HEADWORDS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Carey, John, see critical tradition, the, and editorial tradition, the
Complete Prose Works of John Milton, see editorial tradition, the
Elder Brother, see also Egerton, John, Viscount Brackley A
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