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  Earl De La Warr - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The barony De La Warr is of the second creation; however, it bears the precedence of the first creation, 1299, and has done so since shortly after the death of William West, 1st Baron De La Warr.
Because De La Warr was created by writ, descent is presumed to be to the heir (or heirs) general, wherefore it fell into abeyance between the daughters of Sir Owen West (and their heirs in turn).
Thomas la Warr, 5th Baron De La Warr (c.
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 Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Thomas West, 3rd (or 12th) Baron De La Warr (July 9, 1577 - June 7, 1618), was the Englishman for whom the state, river, and American Indian tribe called "Delaware" (in the United States) were named.
He was the son of Thomas West, 2nd Baron De La Warr and Anne Knollys, daughter of Sir Francis Knollys and Catherine Carey.
Lord De La Warr headed the contingent of 150 men who landed in Jamestown on 10 June 1610, just in time to persuade the original settlers not to give up and go home to England.
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 Delaware County, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The name is in honor of Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, appointed governor of Virginia in 1609, who was much respected by the early colonists.
One of the other pieces, Tryon County, contained the western portion (and thus, since no western boundary was specified, theoretically still extended west to the Pacific).
The eastern boundary of Tryon County was approximately five miles west of the present city of Schenectady, and the county included the western part of the Adirondack Mountains and the area west of the West Branch of the Delaware River.
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Fairfax, Thomas, 3rd Baron Fairfax of Cameron (1612-1671), Scottish general, born in Yorkshire, and educated at Saint John's College,...
Fairfax, Thomas, 6th Baron Fairfax of Cameron (1693-1781), Scottish peer and Virginia landowner, born in Kent, England, and educated at the...
De La Warr, Thomas West, 3rd Baron, called Lord Delaware (1577-1618), British-born governor of colonial Virginia.
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 Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr (July 9, 1577–June 7, 1618) was the Englishman for whom the state, river, and American Indian tribe called "Delaware" (in the United States) were named.
West received his education at Queen's College, Oxford.
He served in the army under Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, and in 1601 was charged with supporting Essex's ill-fated insurrection against Queen Elizabeth, but he was acquitted of those charges and succeeded his father as Baron De La Warr in 1602 and became a member of the Privy Council.
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She was the daughter of Sir William Carey, Gentleman of the Privy Chamber and Esquire of the Body to King Henry VIII of England, and his wife Lady Mary Boleyn, who had once been mistress of the king.
She married Sir Thomas Leighton, son of John Leighton of Watlesburgh and Joyce Sutton, in 1578.
She was daughter to Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon and his wife Ann Morgan, daughter of Sir Thomas Morgan and Anne Whitney.
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 MSN Encarta - Print Preview - Delaware (state)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Delaware (state), one of the eastern states of the United States, bordered on the north by Pennsylvania; on the east by the Delaware River, Delaware Bay, and the Atlantic Ocean; and on the south and west by Maryland.
Delaware is known as the “First State” because on December 7, 1787, it became the first of the original 13 states to ratify the US Constitution and thereby enter the Union.
The state is named after Delaware Bay and the Delaware River, both named in honour of Thomas West, 3rd Baron De la Warr, the first colonial governor of Virginia.
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 MSN Encarta - Delaware
The history of Wilmington and of the state’s early large-scale industrial growth is, to a great extent, the history of the famous du Pont family and E. du Pont de Nemours and Company, one of the world’s largest chemical companies.
The state’s name is derived from the name of Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, Virginia’s first colonial governor.
Although the cape itself was later renamed, the name Delaware came to be applied to the Delaware River and Delaware Bay and later to the land along the western shore of the bay and the river.
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 West, Baron De La Warr
Margaret West, mar Sir Thomas Echyngham and had issue.
mar Elizabeth Sackville [dau of 3rd Duke of Dorset and descendant of Edward III],
Sackville, Earl De La Warr, and Baron Buckhurst [the latter title re-created].
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 Delaware state   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Minuit secured a deed from the Native Americans for the land extending north from Bombay Hook to the Schuylkill River, which flows into the Delaware River at what is now Philadelphia.
In 1656 the Dutch West India Company, in financial difficulties, sold Fort Casimir and the land between the Christina River and Bombay Hook to the city of Amsterdam in The Netherlands.
De facto segregation—racial imbalance of schools caused by residence patterns—continued to be a problem into the 1970s and beyond.
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 ninemsn Encarta - Search Results - Essex Robert Devereux 3rd Earl of   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Essex, Robert Devereux, 3rd Earl of (1591-1646), English parliamentary general, son of the 2nd Earl of Essex, born in London.
De la Warr, Thomas West, 3rd Baron, called Lord Delaware (1577-1618), English governor of colonial Virginia.
Essex, Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of (1566-1601), English court favourite and statesman, who acted against the wishes of Queen Elizabeth I and paid...
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 Delaware explained   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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Et toute sa haine de la femme parut.
C'est ce qui tyrannie bavarde de la Teuse, etaient comme des coups de lanieres, joie pieuse a s'enfoncer dans la bassesse, entre ces mains pleines de ce mepris du monde, de cet encanaillement de tout son etre.
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 Sir Thomas Dale, Virginia Governor 1614-1616
If our Thomas Dale had descended from Henry de la Dale and Isabel Plantagenet, his relationship with the Earl of Essex is much easier to understand as they both had common Plantagenet roots.
West served in Ireland with Dale and Gates in 1599, and traveled with Essex from Ireland to England during the Essex Rebellion.
Thomas Andrew was the presiding sheriff at the trial and execution of Mary of Scots.
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 Copyright 2001-2005, New England Historic Genealogical Society.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The daughter of Roger LaWarr married Sir Thomas West, who was knighted in 1328, and served under Edward III, for which he was created a baron.
His son, Thomas, who succeeded his father upon his death, had a son, Thomas, who was knighted in 1399.
Thomas West, 3rd Lord De La Warr and first Governor of Virginia, was born July 9, 1577.
www.newenglandancestors.org /research/database/genealogies/west?print=1   (289 words)

  
 Thomas West, Lord de la Warr - FreeEncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Sir Thomas West, Lord de la Warr (or "de la Warre"), (9 July 1577 - 7 June 1618) was the 3rd Baron de la Warr and the Englishman for whom the state, river, and American Indian tribe called "Delaware" (in the United States) were named.
De La Warr proceeded to initiate the First Anglo-Powhatan War[?], which has been descibed as an act of genocide.
He remained the nominal governor, and he had received complaints from the Virginia settlers about Argall's tyranny in governing them for him, so de la Warr set sail for Virginia again in 1618, to investigate those charges.
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 Delaware   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The name "Delaware" comes from the title of Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, erstwhile governor of the colony of Virginia.
However, Cæcilius Calvert, 2nd Baron Baltimore of Maryland claimed a competing grant to lands in the southern portion of Pennsylvania and most of Delaware.
Map of Delaware Delaware is bounded to the north by Pennsylvania, to the east by the Delaware River and the Atlantic Ocean and to the west and south by Maryland.
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 Earl De La Warr explained   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The barony De La Warr is of the second creation; however, it bears the precedence of the first creation, 1299.
The state of Delaware is named after the Delaware River which is named after Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr.
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 thePeerage.com - Person Page 14230
was the son of Sir Francis Bindlosse and Cecilia West.
Cecilia West is the daughter of Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr.
Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr was born on 9 July 1577.
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 Delaware biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The deed to the property that is now Delaware was granted to William Penn in 1682, by James, Duke of York (later, James II of England), and was part of the colony of Pennsylvania.
Delaware is bounded to the north by Pennsylvania, to the east by the Delaware River and the Atlantic Ocean and to the west and south by Maryland.
Its largest employers are concentrated in science (E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Co., Syngenta, AstraZeneca, Hercules), banking (MBNA America, Wilmington Trust Company, First USA / Bank One, JPMorgan Chase, AIG, Citigroup), manufacturing (General Motors, Chrysler), and farming, specifically chicken farming in Sussex County (Perdue, Mountaire Farms).
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 Catherine Carey
Some have argued that Catherine and her brother Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon were fathered by Henry VIII himself.
Thomas Howard, 1st Earl of Suffolk and his second wife Catherine Knyvett.
Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon and his wife Ann Morgan, daughter of Sir Thomas Morgan and Anne Whitney.
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 CONK! Encyclopedia: 1577   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
July 9 - Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, English governor of Virginia (died 1618)
August 12 - Thomas Smith, English scholar and diplomat (born 1513)
Blaise de Lasseran-Massencôme, seigneur de Montluc, Marshal of France (born 1502)
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 WARR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Search the WARR Family Message Boards at Ancestry.com (if available).
Search the WARR Family Resource Center at RootsWeb.com (if available).
Find graves of people named WARR at Find-a-Grave.com (or add one that you know).
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 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Fairfax Thomas 3rd Baron Fairfax of Cameron   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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Fairfax, Thomas, 3rd Baron Fairfax of Cameron (1612-1671), Scottish general, born in Yorkshire, and educated at St John's College, Cambridge.
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 The Hutchinson Dictionary of World History: de la Warr, Thomas West (1577-1618)@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Hutchinson Dictionary of World History: de la Warr, Thomas West (1577-1618)@ HighBeam Research
3rd or 12th Baron de la Warr English colonial administrator.
Sent to North America as governor of Virginia 1609, he arrived 1610 just in time to prevent the desertion...
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 Upto11.net - Wikipedia Article for Delaware   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Delaware has one of the few remaining Courts of Chancery in the nation, which has jurisdiction over equity cases.
Its largest employers are concentrated in science (E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Co., Syngenta, AstraZeneca, Hercules), banking (MBNA America, Wilmington Trust Company, First USA / Bank One, JPMorgan Chase, AIG, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank), manufacturing (General Motors, Chrysler), and farming, specifically chicken farming in Sussex County (Perdue, Mountaire Farms).
Delaware's only two professional sports teams are the Wilmington Blue Rocks minor league baseball team, a Class A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, and the Delaware Griffins, part of the Women's Professional Football League.
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