What is Charles Grey?

  • (noun): Englishman who as Prime Minister implemented social reforms including the abolition of slavery throughout the British Empire (1764-1845).
    Synonyms: Grey, Second Earl Grey

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Fallodon - Notable People
... Hannah Grey (née ... her father's estate at Fallodon and married Sir Henry Grey, first baronet of Howick ... One of their children was Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey Sir George Grey, 1st Baronet of Fallodon, third son of Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey and brother of Charles ...
The Duchess (film) - Plot
... at home, Georgiana allows herself to develop feelings for Charles Grey ... help of Bess) begins a physical love affair with Charles Grey, which leads to another pregnancy ... The Duke threatens to not only end Charles' political career but also to forbid Georgiana from seeing her children again if she does not end the affair ...
Charles Grey (British Army Officer)
... Sir Charles Grey (15 March 1804 – 31 March 1870) was a British army officer, member of the British House of Commons and political figure in Lower Canada ... He was born in Northumberland, England in 1804, the son of Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey and younger brother of Henry the 3rd Earl Grey ... Grey joined the British Army as a sub-lieutenant in 1820 and commanded the 73rd Regiment from 1833 to 1842 ...
Albert Grey, 4th Earl Grey - Ancestry
... Ancestors of Albert Grey, 4th Earl Grey 16 ... Sir Henry Grey, 1st Baronet, of Howick 8 ... Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey 17 ...

Famous quotes containing the word grey:

    While on that old grey stone I sat
    Under the old wind-broken tree,
    I knew that One is animate,
    Mankind inanimate phantasy.
    William Butler Yeats (1865–1939)