Priestley

Priestley is an English surname. It may refer to:

  • Akeem Priestley - (born 13 April 1985), Jamaican footballer
  • Arthur Priestley - an English Liberal Party politician and cricketer
  • Brian Priestley - (born 10 July 1940), English jazz writer, pianist and arranger
  • Briggs Priestley - (16 March 1831 – 21 October 1907), English cloth manufacturer and Liberal Party politician
  • Chris Priestley - (born 1958), British children's book author and illustrator
  • Dennis Priestley - a two-time World Darts Champion and the first player to win both BDO and WDC World Championship Crowns
  • Gerry Priestley (born 1931), footballer whose clubs included Grimsby Town and Halifax Town
  • Henry Priestley - (19 June 1884 – 28 February 1961), Australian biochemist
  • Jason Priestley - a Canadian-American actor who starred in the TV show, Beverly Hills, 90210
  • Joseph Priestley - (13 March 1733 – 6 February 1804), 18th-century British theologian, Dissenting clergyman, natural philosopher, chemist, educator, and political theorist
  • J. B. Priestley - (13 September 1894 – 14 August 1984), English writer and broadcaster
  • Julian Priestley - (born 26 May 1950), Secretary-General of the European Parliament 1997–2007
  • Mark Priestley - (9 August 1976 – 27 August 2008), Australian actor
  • Mary Priestley - (born 4 March 1925), music therapist from Britain
  • Maurice Priestley - emeritus professor of statistics at the University of Manchester
  • Neil Priestley - (born 23 June 1961), former English cricketer
  • Philip Priestley - (born 29 August 1946), former British diplomat
  • Raymond Priestley - (20 July 1886 – 24 June 1974), British geologist and early Antarctic explorer
  • Robert Priestley - (June 12, 1901 – November 27, 1986), American set decorator
  • Tom Priestley - (born 1932), sound and film editor
  • Tommy Priestley - (11 March 1911 – 28 July 1985), Northern Irish footballer

Priestley may also refer to:

  • 5577 Priestley, inner main belt asteroid, named after Joseph Priestley
  • Priestley (lunar crater), crater located on the far side of the Moon
  • Dr. Priestley, fictional investigator
  • Priestley College, sixth form college
  • Priestley Glacier, major valley glacier
  • The Priestley, a proscenium theatre

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Priestley - Others
... Priestly (disambiguation) This page or section lists people with the surname Priestley ... If an internal link intending to refer to a specific person led you to this page, you may wish to change that link by adding the person's given name(s) to the link ...
Letters To A Philosophical Unbeliever
... by eighteenth-century British polymath Joseph Priestley ... Priestley wrote a series of important metaphysics works during the years he spent serving as Lord Shelburne's assistant and companion ... denial of free will and the soul." As Shelburne's companion, Priestley had accompanied him on a tour of Europe in 1774 they spent quite a bit of time in Paris and the unsettling ...