Rivers, Earl

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Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Roses. . 2001.

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  • Earl Rivers — was an English title held in succession by the families of Woodville or Wydeville, Darcy and Savage. In 1299 John Rivers, or de Ripariis, was summoned to parliament as a baron, and his son John was similarly summoned by Edward II. The earldom was …   Wikipedia

  • Earl Rivers — war ein erblicher englischer Adelstitel, der dreimal in der Peerage of England, verliehen wurde. Der Titel wurde nicht von einem Ort abgeleitet, daher auch nicht „Earl of Rivers“, sondern von einem alten Namen, der innerhalb der Familie Woodville …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Earl C. Michener — Earl Cory Michener (* 30. November 1876 bei Attica, Seneca County, Ohio; † 4. Juli 1957 in Adrian, Michigan) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker. Zwischen 1919 und 1951 vertrat er zwei Mal den Bundesstaat …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Earl Jones (basket-ball) — Earl Jones Fiche d’identité Nationalité États Unis Naissance 31 janvier …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Earl Dawson — Earl Phillip Dawson (December 17, 1925 in St. Boniface, Manitoba – March 28, 1987) was a politician in Manitoba, Canada. He served as a Liberal member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba from 1966 to 1969.Dawson was educated in St. Boniface,… …   Wikipedia

  • Rivers, Richard Woodville, 1st Earl, Baron Rivers — ▪ English noble Woodville also spelled  Wydeville, Wydville, or Wydevill   died Aug. 12, 1469, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, Eng.       father in law of the Yorkist king Edward IV of England (reigned 1461–70, 1471–83). Nobles opposed to Rivers… …   Universalium

  • Rivers, Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl, Baron Rivers — ▪ English noble Woodville also spelled  Wydeville,  Wydville , or  Wydevill  born c. 1440 died June 25, 1483  English noble, a leading supporter of his brother in law, the Yorkist king Edward IV.       Anthony and his father, Sir Richard… …   Universalium

  • Earl Shilton — Infobox UK place official name= Earl Shilton country = England os grid reference= SP472980 latitude= 52.57777 longitude= 1.30491 map type= Leicestershire civil parish= population = shire district= Hinckley and Bosworth shire county=… …   Wikipedia

  • Earl of Shaftesbury — Earldom of Shaftesbury Creation date 23 April 1672 ( 10000000000000339000000339 years, 10000000000000212000000212 days) Created by Charles II of England …   Wikipedia

  • Earl of Carrick — Earldom of Carrick The Arms of the Realm and Ancient Local Principalities of Scotland [1] …   Wikipedia

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