15 relations: Andrew Burnaby, Asil Nadir, Dissolution of the Monasteries, Edward Villiers (Master of the Mint), Edwyn Burnaby (courtier), Edwyn Sherard Burnaby, Elizabeth II, George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, Hungarton, Leicester Abbey, Leicestershire, Louisa Cavendish-Bentinck, Lowesby, South Croxton, Swithland.
Andrew Burnaby (16 August 1732 – 9 March 1812) was an English yuhan and travel writer.
Asil Nadir (born 1 May 1941) is a Turkish Cypriot businessman, who was chief executive of Polly Peck, which he took over as a small textile company, growing it during the 1980s to become one of the United Kingdom's top 100 FTSE-listed companies, with interests in consumer electronics, fruit distribution and packaging.
The Dissolution of the Monasteries, sometimes referred to as the Suppression of the Monasteries, was the set of administrative and legal processes between 1536 and 1541 by which Henry VIII disbanded monasteries, priories, convents and friaries in England and Wales and Ireland, appropriated their income, disposed of their assets, and provided for their former personnel and functions.
Sir Edward Villiers (c.1585 – 7 September 1626) was an English nobleman, diplomat, office-holder, knight, and politician from the Villiers family who sat in the House of Commons from 1621 to 1625.
Edwyn Burnaby (29 September 1798 – 18 July 1867) of Baggrave Hall, Leicestershire, was an English landowner, courtier,Gentleman's Magazine, September 1867, p. 398 a Justice of the Peace, Deputy Lieutenant, and High Sheriff of Leicestershire in 1864.
Edwyn Sherard Burnaby (22 May 1830 – 31 May 1883) was a major-generalGentleman's Magazine, September 1867, p. 398 and Conservative Party Member of Parliament (MP) for Leicestershire North from 1880 until his death.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, (28 August 1592 – 23 August 1628), was an English courtier, statesman, and patron of the arts.
Hungarton (or Hungerton) is a small village in the county of Leicestershire, England, about north-east of Leicester and south-west of Melton Mowbray.
The Abbey of Saint Mary de Pratis, more commonly known as Leicester Abbey, was an Augustinian religious house in the city of Leicester, in the English Midlands.
Leicestershire (abbreviation Leics.) is a landlocked county in the English Midlands.
Caroline Louisa Cavendish-Bentinck (née Burnaby; 5 December 1832 – 6 July 1918) was the maternal grandmother of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother and the great-grandmother of Elizabeth II.
Lowesby is a small parish and township situated in the district of Harborough in Leicestershire county.
South Croxton (traditionally pronounced "crow-sun") is a village and civil parish in the Charnwood district of Leicestershire, England.
Swithland is a linear village in the Charnwood borough of Leicestershire, England.