James (Radcliffe) Radclyffe 5th Bt.

James (Radcliffe) Radclyffe 5th Bt. (1689 - 1716)

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Sir James "of Dilston Hall" Radclyffe 5th Bt. formerly Radcliffe aka 3rd Earl of Derwentwater
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Husband of — married 10 Jul 1712 [location unknown]
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Died in Tower Hill, London, Englandmap
Profile last modified 28 Jul 2018 | Created 1 May 2015
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James Radcliffe, 3rd Earl of Derwentwater, was beheaded on Tower Hill. Nathaniel Pigott of the Inner Temple tried to save him.


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Don't merge until spelling variations checked (just adding matches until the search is combed ... there may be other duplicate lines).
posted by Bree Ogle
The execution of James Radcliffe was punishment for his involvement in the Jacobite Uprising of 1715, the aim of which was to restore the Stuarts to the throne of England.
Hello, Heather Radcliffe. Feel free to add the other grandees from this family
posted by James Canning

Unmerged matches › James Radclyffe (1689-1716)

James is 23 degrees from Greg Clarke, 16 degrees from George Hull and 8 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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