Two letters from His Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax

one to both Houses of Parliament, giving an accompt of what transactions and proceedings have been betwixt the Kings Majesty and the Army, since his coming into their quarters : with some farther proposals in relation to His Majesty, and the speedy settlement of the peace of the Kingdom: the other a letter to the Lord Major, aldermen and Common-Councel of the city of London : with some papers of the proceedings of the treaty with the Army.
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Thomas Fairfax, 3rd Lord Fairfax of Cameron (17 January – 12 November ), also known as Sir Thomas Fairfax, was an English nobleman, peer, politician, general, and Parliamentary commander-in-chief during the English Civil adept and talented commander, Fairfax led Parliament to many victories, notably the crucial Battle of Naseby, Born: 17 JanuaryDenton Hall, Denton, West.

Two letters from His Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax: one to both Houses of Parliament, giving an accompt of what transactions and proceedings have been betwixt the Kings Majesty and the Army, since his coming into their quarters: with some proposals in relation to His Majesty, and the speedy settlement of the peace of the Kingdom: the other a letter to the Lord Major, aldermen.

Two letters from his Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax: to the Right Honourable the House of Peeres.

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With a letter from the House of Peeres to his Excellency, giving him thanks for his constant care of the safety of the kingdome, also a remonstrance of his Excellency and the Army under his command.

Two letters from His Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax: one to both Houses of Parliament, giving an accompt of what transactions and proceedings have been betwixt the Kings Majesty and the Army, since his coming into their quarters: with some proposals in relation to His Majesty, and the speedy settlement of the peace of the Kingdom: the other a.

THOMAS FAIRFAX, third Lord Fairfax (), general, son of Ferdinando, second lord Fairfax, was born at Denton in Yorkshire on 17 Jan. 1 In he matriculated at St. John's College, Cambridge, and three years later was sent to the Low Countries to learn the art of war under Sir Horace Vere.

2 He was present at the siege of Bois-le-Duc (), travelled for. Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax, (Baron) () Libraries Australia Fairfax, Thomas Fairfax, Baron, [ Book: ] At UQ Library.

This resource is very relevant to your query (score: ,) The coppie of a letter from Sir Thomas Fairfax his quarters to the Parliament, concerning the great battell betweene Sir Thomas.

The Sir Thomas Fairfax who IS their common ancestor lived from about to and married Agnes Gascoigne, great-great-great-granddaughter of John of Gaunt. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Smlark (talk • contribs)27 November (UTC) Actually, your Buckingham and Sir Thomas Fairfax pages bear this out.

Delivered to his Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax, and that which is called his Councell of Warre, the 14 of December, Unto which is annexed his Letter to the Generall, wherein the said Plea was inclosed.

Also a Petition of the rest of his Fellow-Prisoners to his Excellency. [n.p.]. FAIRFAX, THOMAS, third Lord Fairfax (–), general, son of Ferdinando, second lord Fairfax [q.

v.], was born at Denton in Yorkshire on 17 Jan. –12 (Fairfax Correspondence, i. 61). In he matriculated at St. John's College, Cambridge, and three years later was sent to the Low Countries to learn the art of war under Sir Horace.

Sir Thomas Fairfax was born in He was the son of Sir William Fairfax and Isabella Thwaites. He married Dorothy Gale, daughter of George Gale.

He died on 28 January / Sir Thomas Fairfax held the office of High Sheriff of Yorkshire in He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Yorkshire from to Parents: Isabel Fairfax, Sir William Fairfax of Steeton.

In the preface to this ambitious and largely successful biography of George Washington, Joseph J. Ellis sets the tone by calling his subject "America's greatest secular saint" and "the Foundingest.

Lenthall, William, Two speeches made by the speakers of both Houses of Parliament to His Excellency Sir Tho. Fairfax Generall after the Army had guarded the members to sit in safety on Friday the 6 day of August and, an ordinance of both Houses of Parliament making His Excellency constable in the Tower of London and giving him.

His Excellency: George Washington - Kindle edition by Ellis, Joseph J. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading His Excellency: George Washington/5(). A great plot against the Parliament of England and the Army under command of His Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax.: Wherein is set forth, the manner of a most bloudy engagement to destroy both Parliament and Army.

With the names of the Scottish conspirators. And the proceedings of both Houses thereupon. Sir Thomas Fairfax (c. – Ma )[1] was the first member of the Fairfax family to own Gilling Castle, near Gilling East, North Yorkshire, England.

He is a direct ancestor of both Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and The Duchess of Cambridge.[2]Parents: William Fairfax, of Walton, Catherine Percy, of Thornton-Bridge. A letter from His Excellency Sir Tho: Fairfax: to the Lord Major, aldermen and Common-Councel of the city of London, from Kingston, Novemb.

To acquaint them with His Excellencies sending Col: Hewson with one thousand foot soldiers to quarter in the city, and the grounds thereof.

Nov. Imprimatur Gilbert Mabbot. Fairfax might not have shared the same magnetism as Cromwell, but he was the undoubted "star of the north," and it is therefore welcome that he has received such a study as Andrew Hopper's "Black Tom": Sir Thomas Fairfax and the English Revolution.

Two letters from His Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax one to both Houses of Parliament, giving an accompt of what transactions and proceedings have been since his coming into their quarters () by Thomas Fairfax Paperback, 26 Pages, Published by Eebo Editions, Proquest ISBNISBN: X.

Thomas Fairfax, Lord Fairfax of Cameron, was born into an aristocratic family at Denton in North Yorkshire on 17 January He studied at Cambridge University and then volunteered for an.

William Thompson, Letter to his Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax Knight, Captain-Generall of the Forces in the Nation for Imperiall Justice and Libertie, these present (14 Dec.

) Petition To the right Honourable his Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax Knight, Captain Generall of all the forces raised in the Kingdome of England.

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Copy of Letters Sent to Great Britain, by His Excellency Thomas Hutchinson, the Hon. Andrew Oliver, and Several Other Persons, Born and Educated Among Laid Before the Honorable House of Represe [Hutchinson, Thomas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Copy of Letters Sent to Great Britain, by His Excellency Thomas Hutchinson, the Hon.

Andrew Author: Thomas Hutchinson. Poor Thomas Fairfax. You spend years going bravely into battle, doing your duty, nearly die from a horrible war injury to your shoulder, lead the New Model Army, win the battle of Naseby – and in the capital of the county where you were born and lived and fought so many battles, most people have never heard of you, and keep mentioning Oliver Cromwell instead.

Two letters from His Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax one to both Houses of Parliament, giving an accompt of what transactions and proceedings have been betwixt the Kings Majesty and the Army, since his coming into their quarters: with some proposals in relation to His Majesty, and the speedy settlement of the peace of the Kingdom: the other a.

Three letters from His Excellency Sir Thomas Fairfax, and the officers and soldiers under his command.: Two of them to the Parliaments commissioners now with the army, and by them sent up to the Parliament.

Letter to His Excellency Prime Minister Dr. Marouf Bakhit. Share. Print. We write to you in connection with the recent trials of two different, unrelated suspects for. The copy printed by M.

Simmons for George Whittington, which Thomason collected, contains Fairfax's August 2 letter as preface to the actual proposals (BL, Thomason, E.

(4), A Declaration from His Excellencie Sir Thomas Fairfax).

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I can find no independent evidence that the proposals were published on Sunday, August 1, only that this was the Cited by: 6. The Battle of Naseby, the decisive battle of the first English Civil War, took place in June The Parliamentarian New Model Army commanded by Sir Thomas Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell fought very courageously and destroyed the main army of King Charles I.

Thomas Fairfax was given a hero’s welcome in London following his arrival after the victory at Battle of Naseby. Sir Benjamin Rudyerd his speech for propositions of peace to be sent to His Majestie: spoken in the high court of Parliament.

Rudyerd, Benjamin, Sir, / [] Sir Beniamin Rvdyerds speech concerning bishops, deanes and chapters at a committee of the whole House: Rudyerd, Benjamin, Sir, / []. Based on Washington's personal letters and papers, His Excellency is smart and accessible--not to mention relatively brief, in comparison to other encyclopedic presidential tomes.

Ellis's short, succinct sentences speak volumes, allowing readers to glimpse the man behind the myth. A junior branch of the Gilling family, the Fairfaxes settled at Steeton, near York, and Sir William Fairfax acquired Denton by marriage in the early sixteenth century Sir William’s eldest son was a lunatic, and while the next son, Sir Thomas, should have inherited everything, his brothers Gabriel and Henry were granted a year lease of.

Fairfax, Sir Thomas (–71). With the exception of Cromwell, Fairfax was probably the best commander on the parliamentary side in the civil career started inauspiciously in March when he was beaten by Goring at Seacroft Moor in Yorkshire, but he turned the tables on Goring in Maycapturing him at Wakefield.

He then gained an impressive string of .Sir Thomas Fairfax was born circa at Walton, Yorkshire, England G. 2 He was the son of Sir Thomas Fairfax and Elizabeth Sherburne.

2 He married Anne Gascoigne, daughter of Sir William Gascoigne and Lady Margaret Percy, circa 2 He died in at Walton, Yorkshire, England G. 2 He lived at Gilling Castle, Yorkshire, England G. 3.

The diary and letters of His Excellency Thomas Hutchinson: Captain-general and Governor-in-chief of His late Majesty's province of Massachusetts Bay in North America compiled from the original documents still remaining in the possession of his descendants by Hutchinson, Thomas, ; Hutchinson, Peter Orlando.