William Wentworth, second earl of Strafford

William Wentworth, second earl of Strafford

William Wentworth, second earl of Strafford may refer to:
*William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford (1626–1695)
*William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford (1722-1791)


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  • William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford (1722-1791) — William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford (17 March 1722 ndash;10 March 1791), was a peer and member of the House of Lords of Great Britain.BackgroundStrafford was the only son of Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford (1672 1739). His paternal… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford — (April 13, 1593 ndash; May 12, 1641) was an English statesman and a major figure in the period leading up to the English Civil War. He was born in London, the son of Sir William Wentworth, of Wentworth Woodhouse, near Rotherham, a member of an… …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Wentworth, 1. Earl of Strafford — Thomas Wentworth, Earl of Strafford. Thomas Wentworth (* 13. April 1593 in London; † 12. Mai 1641 ebenda)[1] war einer der führenden Politiker im Vorfeld des englischen Bürgerkriegs. Ein Höhepunkt seiner Laufbahn war seine Berufu …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford (1672–1739) — Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford KG (1672 ndash;15 November, 1739), was a diplomat and First Lord of the Admiralty.Thomas was a son of Sir William Wentworth of Northgatehead who served as Sheriff of Yorkshire and his wife Isabella Apsley,… …   Wikipedia

  • Earl of Strafford — is a title that has been created three times in British history. The first creation was in the Peerage of England in 1640 for Thomas Wentworth, 1st Baron Wentworth, the close advisor of King Charles I. He had already been created Baron Wentworth …   Wikipedia

  • Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, 1st earl of, Baron Of Raby — ▪ English noble Introduction also called (1611–28) Sir Thomas Wentworth, or (from 1628) Viscount Wentworth, Baron Wentworth Of Wentworth Woodhouse, Baron Of Newmarch And Oversley born April 13, 1593, London died May 12, 1641, London       leading …   Universalium

  • Henry Byng, 4th Earl of Strafford — Henry William John Byng, 4th Earl of Strafford, KCVO, CB (21 August 1831 ndash;16 May 1899) was a British peer and courtier.Byng was the second son of George Byng, 2nd Earl of Strafford and his first wife, Agnes. From 1840 he was a Page of Honour …   Wikipedia

  • Wentworth Castle — A similarly named great house in Yorkshire is Wentworth Woodhouse. Wentworth Castle, near Barnsley, South Yorkshire, was the seat of the recreated Earls of Strafford. The house called Stainborough was renamed at some point by Thomas Wentworth,… …   Wikipedia

  • Wentworth Woodhouse — is a Grade I listed country house near the village of Wentworth, in the vicinity of Rotherham, South Yorkshire, England. One of the great Whig political palaces , [M. J. Charlesworth, The Wentworths: Family and Political Rivalry in the English… …   Wikipedia

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