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  Marquess - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A woman with the rank of marquess (rare), or the wife of a marquess, is a marchioness, pronounced: Mar-she-on-ess (spoken:Mah-shuh-ness).
On 13 October 1386, the patent of this marquessate was recalled, and Robert de Vere was raised to Duke of Ireland.
John Beaufort, 1st Earl of Somerset, the second legitimate son of John of Gaunt, was raised to the second marquessate as Marquess of Dorset in September 1397.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Marquess   (1242 words)

  
 Marquess of Bristol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Marquess of Bristol is a title in the peerage of the United Kingdom.
The present Marquess of Bristol is Frederick William Augustus Hervey, 8th Marquess of Bristol, and 12th Earl of Bristol (b.
On the death of the 4th Marquess in 1951, the house was given to the National Trust in 1956 by the 4th Marquess' widow in lieu of death duties.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Marquess_of_Bristol   (655 words)

  
 Marquess of Londonderry - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The title of Marquess of Londonderry (pronounced "Lundundry") is a title in the Peerage of Ireland created in 1816 for Robert Stewart, 1st Earl of Londonderry, father of Lord Castlereagh, the Foreign Secretary at the time.
The Marquess holds the subsidiary titles of Earl of Londonderry (Irish, 1796), Earl Vane (Peerage of the United Kingdom, 1823), Viscount Castlereagh (Irish, 1795), Viscount Seaham, of Seaham in the County of Durham (UK, 1823), Baron Londonderry (Irish, 1789), and Baron Stewart, of Stewart's Court and Ballylawn in the County of Donegal (UK 1814).
Between 1823 and 1854 and between 1872 and 1999, the Marquesses of Londondery sat in the House of Lords as The Earl Vane.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Marquess_of_Londonderry   (425 words)

  
 Obituary: Lyle Brooks Watson Marquess
Marquess researched genealogy in England, Scotland, the Midwest and the National Archives in Washington, D.C. Susan Priest, director of the Citizens' Library in Washington, Washington County, said Mrs.
Marquess often helped people trace their family history at no charge and was a hard-working member of the library's genealogy workshop, which indexes obituaries and other important records.
Marquess was among the first members of the Geneaological Society of Southwestern Pennsylvania, which was founded in 1971, and served as its treasurer in 1977 and 1978.
www.post-gazette.com /regionstate/20000217marquess9.asp   (570 words)

  
 Marquess
A Marquess is a nobleman of hereditary rank in Europe and Japan.
A woman with the rank of marquess, or the wife of a marquess, is a marchioness.
Marquess of Normanby, William III, 1694 (extinct 1735)
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ma/Marquess.html   (203 words)

  
 Player Bio: Mark Marquess :: Baseball
Marquess' players are main fixtures on the radar screens of professional baseball organizations with 127 chosen in the MLB First-Year Player Draft over the past 21 seasons, including 17 in the last 19 years that were taken in either the first round or as a Compensation A pick.
Marquess' most recent club in 2005 became his 12th straight to qualify for the postseason and advanced to the championship game of the NCAA Waco Regional before falling to host and eventual CWS participant Baylor, 4-3 in 12 innings.
In 2000, Marquess and one of his most experienced Cardinal teams were within six outs of Stanford's third CWS title with a 5-2 lead heading into the bottom of the eighth inning of the championship game versus LSU, before the Tigers scored four times in the final two innings for a 6-5 win.
gostanford.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/mtt/marquess_mark00.html   (2913 words)

  
 HEREDITARY PEERAGES IN THE PEERAGE OF IRELAND BELOW THE RANK OF A MARQUESS
26 Earldom of Offaly 3 March 1761(The Earldom belongs to the Marquessate of Kildare and is held by the Duke of Leinster).
1 Barony of Kerry,Lixnaw and Dunkeron 1181(The Barony is held by the GB Marquess of Lansdowne).
50 Barony of Beresford of Beresford 4 November 1720(The Barony belongs to the Viscountcy of Tyrone and is held by the Marquess of Waterford).
www.hulthenhem.se /peer/ireland.htm   (3564 words)

  
 Kauai Garden Island News
Marquess, a first-time visitor to Kaua‘i, found out early on in his football career, that Hawaiians are a great to addition to any team.
Marquess also noted that sports around the island are a family affair and that everyone seems to be connected throughout the Kaua‘i sports arenas.
Marquess came to Kaua‘i with a lot of respect for the culture and especially the people, through his experiences with Hawaiian athletes, because they were good friends and they also played sports with passion and desire.
www.kauaiworld.com /articles/2005/03/27/sports/sports03.txt   (660 words)

  
 Marquess of Cambridge
Marquess of Cambridge, Earl of Eltham, and Viscount Northallerton, all in the Peerage of the United Kingdom 1917
The 1st Marquess of Cambridge was the eldest son of His Highness Francis Paul Charles Louis Alexander, Prince and Duke of Teck and was descended from the 1st Duke of Cambridge (7th son of George III).
Mary Ilona Margaret, daughter of the 2nd Marquess, stood as a bridesmaid for H.R.H. The Princess Elizabeth's marriage to the Duke of Edinburgh in 1947.
www.hereditarytitles.com /Page43.html   (262 words)

  
 Pyash of Tuvalu
Despite this criticism, the Marquess has pumped the majority of his family fortune into the project which is expected to be completed by 2010.
Marquess Pyash has announced his intention to stand for election as Prime Minister of Tuvalu when he finishes his current term of office as Associate Deputy Vice Under Secretary at the Commonwealth Metrication in Antigua and Barbuda Special Advisory Group in 2006.
The Marquess of Tuvalu is the honourary head of the Tuvaluan Navy which currently consists of three part-time fishing boats and a glow-in-the-dark pink jet-ski donated by the International Menopausal Women’s Foundation.
twerps.vbcity.com /html/pyash_of_tuvalu.html   (377 words)

  
 Georgetown: The Marquess of Winchester Papers
Henry William Monatagu Paulet, 16th Marquess of Winchester was the son of the 14th Marquess of Winchester, who had been an equerry to George IV and had succeeded the First Duke of Wellington as Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire.
Augustus John Henry Beaumont Paulet (1858 - 1899), 15th Marquess of Winchester, was educated at Eton and in 1879 became a lieutenant in the Coldstream Guards.
Another interesting document is the epitome of the marriage settlement, of which the 15th Marquess was a trustee, for Miss Mary Frances Seymour Dawson-Damer whose mother was Minnie Seymour, adopted daughter of Mrs.
www.library.georgetown.edu /dept/speccoll/winchest.htm   (1968 words)

  
 Okuma Shigenobu Marquess - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Marquess Shigenobu Okuma (1838-1922), Japanese statesman, born in the Saga domain.
Queensberry, John Sholto Douglas, 8th Marquess of (1844-1900), originator of the modern rules of boxing.
This obituary for the Marquess of Queensberry appeared in The Times on February 1, 1900.
uk.encarta.msn.com /Okuma_Shigenobu_Marquess.html   (110 words)

  
 Baseball Fine Art photography baseball pictures, Don Marquess
Baseball and photography have been Don Marquess' dual passions throughout his life, but it wasn't until the historic baseball season of 1998 that Marquess brought these loves together and took his first photograph of a baseball.
Marquess was ready to smash the balls, but when he got all 72 out of their boxes, "they looked so neat," he says.
But Marquess has come to a personal realization that will impact his career path: "Just recently I've accepted the fact that I'm never going to be the power-hitting first baseman for the Cardinals," he says with a laugh.
www.baseballfineart.com /don.asp   (792 words)

  
 Telegraph | News | The Marquess of Ely
The 8th Marquess of Ely, who died on February 1 aged 92, was a Canadian prep school headmaster for some 40 years and a dogged, if silent, attender at the House of Lords for almost 30 years until his exclusion by Tony Blair's reforms.
Charles John Tottenham was born at Binstead, Hampshire, on May 30 1913 into a family descended from an Irish MP known as "Tottenham-in-Boots" because of an historic ride to vote in a key division in the Irish Parliament.
John Tottenham was a member of a collateral branch descending from the second son of the 1st Marquess.
www.telegraph.co.uk /news/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=&xml=/news/2006/02/14/db1402.xml   (491 words)

  
 HEREDITARY PEERAGES IN THE PEERAGE OF GREAT BRITAIN BELOW THE RANK OF A MARQUESS
33 Earldom of Wycombe 6 December 1784(The Earldom belongs to and is held by the Marquess of Lansdowne).
16 Viscountcy of Beauchamp 3 August 1750(The Viscountcy belongs to The Earldom of Hertford and is held by the Marquess of Hertford).
24 Viscountcy of Calne and Calstone 6 December 1784(The Viscountcy belongs to and is held by the Marquess of Lansdowne).
www.hulthenhem.se /peer/gb.htm   (2977 words)

  
 The Marquess of Lansdowne
The Marquess of Lansdowne departed Canada with a true appreciation of the beauty of the wilderness and an equal appreciation of the diversity of Canadian society.
After studying at Eton and Oxford, the Marquess of Lansdowne succeeded to the title at the relatively young age of 21 in 1866.
The Marquess of Lansdowne served in the Gladstone government as a Liberal Member of Parliament from 1869 to 1872.
www.gg.ca /gg/fgg/bios/01/lansdowne_e.asp   (523 words)

  
 William H. Marquess of Callaway County Missouri
Marquess is a native of Tennessee and was born February 22, 1854.
Marquess was married to Miss Maggie A. Buckner, of Mexico, Missouri, an amiable and accomplished daughter of Judge Buckner, of that city, member of Congress from this State for the past ten years.
Marquess has the reputation of being one of the most talented ministers among the younger members of the clergy in this section of the State.
callaway.county.missouri.org /1884history/marquesswill.html   (304 words)

  
 E. H. Marquess of Callaway County Missouri
Professor Marquess, an accomplished scholar and an educator of long and successful experience, is a native of Tennessee, born in Gallatin, Sumner county, November 19, 1842.
Marquess was assigned to duty with the staff of General Joseph E. Johnson, and served under him until 1864, General Johnson being removed by President Davis during that year.
Marquess then came under the command of General Ewell, under whom he served until the general surrender.
callaway.county.missouri.org /1884history/marquess.html   (344 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | England | Marquess chronicles his life
The eccentric Marquess of Bath has launched the first volume of his autobiography, 'Strictly Private to Public Exposure'.
For much of his life the Marquess has lived in his stately home, Longleat House, complete with safari park, lions and a steady stream of over 70 mistresses - or 'wifelets' as they became known.
These were topics the Marquess frequently spoke on when at the House of Lords.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/england/2527845.stm   (324 words)

  
 A Grand Time on the Farm / Coach Mark Marquess nears 1,000-win mark
That also was in Omaha, a 6-5 victory over LSU on a Paul Carey grand slam in the bottom of the 10th.
Marquess does occasionally even give a listen to the CDs in his players' personal stereos.
He will be the 23rd coach to reach the 1,000-victory milestone and intends to continue to compete with the 12 others who are still active.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?file=/c/a/2001/02/09/SP183732.DTL&type=printable   (836 words)

  
 8th Marquess of Downshire
THE 8th Marquess of Downshire, the 12th Hereditary Constable of Hillsborough Fort who has died aged 74, successfully re-established his once great Ulster landowning family in North Yorkshire after the Irish Land Acts and Bracknell New Town had largely deprived them of their original estates.
Wills Hill, created the 1st Marquess of Downshire in 1789, was a prominent member of Lord North's cabinet at the time of the American (Revolutionary) War, and collected land and peerages with aplomb.
He was a rare speaker, but by the time of his expulsion in 1999 he was the most attentive of the seven Irish Marquesses.
www.kreweofhillsborough.com /downshire.html   (765 words)

  
 - NCAA Sports.com
Marquess, in his 25th season at Stanford, became the 23rd coach in Division I history to reach the mark.
Marquess, who has a 1,000-501-5 record, led Stanford to back-to-back College World Series titles in 1987 and `88.
Under Marquess, the Cardinal has been in the NCAA tournament 18 times, including the championship game last season.
www.ncaasports.com /story/arc_story/9468   (271 words)

  
 Mark Marquess Signs Five-Year Contract Extension At Stanford :: Stanford head coach has led Cardinal to 13 College ...
Marquess has spent his entire collegiate coaching career at Stanford, amassing a 1190-565-5 (.678) overall record with a career victory total that ranks him ninth on the active win list for NCAA Division I collegiate baseball coaches and 16th on the all-time list.
Marquess has an all-time postseason mark of 107-48 (.690) and his teams have qualified for the NCAA Tournament in 22 of the last 24 seasons.
Marquess led his team to a school record five consecutive CWS appearances from 1999-2003.
gostanford.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/091504aab.html   (579 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited | Special reports | Obituary: The Marquess of Salisbury
The sixth Marquess of Salisbury, who has died aged 86, strikingly lacked the gene of political manipulation that has marked out the Cecils for over four centuries.
He was thus utterly unlike his father "Bobbety", the fifth marquess and kingmaker of immediate postwar Tory politics, who saved hereditary peers from extinction under Clement Attlee by proclaiming the Salisbury doctrine.
Somewhat shy, the marquess prized his privacy, and thus was not suited to the hurly-burly of political life.
www.guardian.co.uk /zimbabwe/article/0,2763,998206,00.html   (500 words)

  
 Woburn Golf Club - Marquess - Top 100 Golf Courses of the British Isles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Marquess course straddles the county boundary of Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire and is set within 200 acres of majestic mature woodland, part of the delightful 3,000-acre Woburn Abbey estate, home of the Dukes of Bedford for over 350 years.
The Marquess is different in nature to the Dukes and the Duchess, but perfectly complementary.
The Marquess’ fairways are wider and the land more undulating The trees are more park-like featuring oak, yew, chestnut, rowan and beech, whereas the other two courses are predominantly carved through pine forests.
www.top100golfcourses.co.uk /htmlsite/productdetails.asp?id=153   (1316 words)

  
 Marquess | SERVICES
The Marquess Electrical Department’s extensive skills and services are an essential part of designing today’s highly automated and power-dependent buildings and developments.
Marquess uses 3 dimensional illumination simulations in developing effective lighting solutions.
The Marquess Electrical Engineering Team uses its depth of knowledge and experience to practically meet the specific needs of our clients in today’s high-tech world.
www.marquess.com /electrical.html   (162 words)

  
 Telegraph | Money | uSwitch sale nets Marquess £105m
The Queen's cousin, the Marquess of Milford Haven, looks set make to make up to £105m from the sale of utility website uSwitch.com to US media group EW Scripps.
Marquess Milford Haven said: "The wonderful thing about uSwitch is that we make money by saving people money".
In the mid-1990s the Marquess invested in Sira, a field marketing business looking to take advantage of energy deregulation.
www.telegraph.co.uk /money/main.jhtml?xml=/money/2006/03/17/cnuswi17.xml   (369 words)

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