Sir Charles Ross

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Pope Adrian VI - Early Career
... Maximilian I's (1493–1519) seven year old grandson, Charles, who was later to become Emperor Charles V (1519–56) ... after his arrival at the Imperial Court in Toledo, Charles V secured his succession to the See of Tortosa, and on 14 November 1516 commissioned him ... During the minority of Charles V, Adrian was named to serve with Cardinal Francisco Jimenez de Cisneros as co-regent of Spain ...
History Of The Isle Of Man - Early Modern Period - English Civil War and Interregnum
... In 1643 Charles I ordered James Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby to go to Mann, where the people, who were no doubt influenced by what was taking place in England, threatened to revolt ... Six months after the death of Charles I (30 January 1649), Stanley received a summons from General Ireton to surrender the island, which he declined. 1651 Stanley went to England with some of his troops, among whom were 300 Manxmen, to join King Charles II ...
Quadroni Of St. Charles
... Charles are two cycles of paintings depicting the life and miracles of St ... Charles Borromeo, the first Saint of the Counter-Reformation ... Charles' name day on November 4 ...
Frances Burney - Family Life
... (Hetty) (1749–1832) and James (1750–1821), the younger Susanna Elizabeth (1755–1800), Charles (1757–1817) and Charlotte Ann (1761–1838) ... The younger Charles Burney was a well-known classical scholar ... also bore two other boys, both named Charles, who died in infancy in 1752 and 1754 ...
Neustria - Carolingian Subkingdom
... (kingdom) by Charlemagne to his eldest son, Charles the Younger, in 790 ... chief city of the kingdom appears to be Le Mans where the royal court of Charles was established ... and following the latter's death in 838, to Charles the Bald ...

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