- James Bree, actor
- Trevor Peacock, actor (who plays Jim Trott in the BBC sitcom The Vicar of Dibley).
- William Dampier, buccaneer, sea captain, explorer, author and scientific observer.
- Gerald Basil Edwards, Guernsey-born author of The Book of Ebenezer Le Page.
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Famous quotes containing the words residents and/or notable:
“In most nineteenth-century cities, both large and small, more than 50 percentand often up to 75 percentof the residents in any given year were no longer there ten years later. People born in the twentieth century are much more likely to live near their birthplace than were people born in the nineteenth century.”
—Stephanie Coontz (20th century)
“a notable prince that was called King John;
And he ruled England with main and with might,
For he did great wrong, and maintained little right.”
—Unknown. King John and the Abbot of Canterbury (l. 24)