Vesey

  • (noun): United States freed slave and insurrectionist in South Carolina who was involved in planning an uprising of slaves and was hanged (1767-1822).
    Synonyms: Denmark Vesey

Some articles on vesey:

Vesey John Dawson
... Major-General Vesey John Dawson (4 April 1853 – 17 January 1930), CVO, was a British Army general ... Thomas Vesey Dawson, an officer of the Coldstream Guards who was killed at the Battle of Inkerman his father was the son of Richard Thomas Dawson, 2nd Baron Cremorne, and his mother the daughter ... Vesey Dawson attended Eton College, where his housemaster was Oscar Browning ...
Trial By Jury (film) - Plot
... sends one of his henchmen, a burned-out ex-cop named Tommy Vesey (William Hurt), to threaten Valerie Alston (Joanne Whalley), a juror ... Unless she cooperates by finding Pirone innocent and deadlocking the jury, Vesey intends to do harm to Valerie's young son ... Vesey's conscience gets the better of him and he intervenes in an attempt by Pirone's jealous woman, Wanda, to have Valerie killed ...
Jim Vesey
... James Edward Vesey (born October 29, 1965 in Charlestown, Massachusetts) is a retired American ice hockey player ... His son, Jimmy Vesey was selected 66th overall by the Nashville Predators in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft ...
Leslie Desmond Foster Vesey-Fitzgerald
... Leslie Desmond Edward Foster Vesey-Fitzgerald MBE (born 7 June 1910 in Dunleer, Ireland died 3 May 1974 in Nairobi, Kenya), was an Irish-born ... In 1930 Vesey-Fitzgerald graduated to Bachelor of Science at the Wye Agricultural College of the London University ... The Vesey-Fitzgerald's Burrowing Skink (Janetaescincus veseyfitzgeraldi) from the Seychelles is named in his honour ...
Tuam (Parliament Of Ireland Constituency) - Members of Parliament - 1692–1801
... Second member Second party 1692 Sir Francis Brewster Gilbert Ormsby 1703 Agmonisham Vesey 1713 Charles Stuart 1715 William Vesey 1739 John Bingham 1750 Henry Bingham 1761 Henry Bingham 1768 William ...