William Augustus

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Noun1.William Augustus - English generalWilliam Augustus - English general; son of George II; fought unsuccessfully in the battle of Fontenoy (1721-1765)
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Jodi Catherine Ferguson and William Augustus Neely III were united in Christ on August 31, 2013, at six o'clock in the evening at St.
The report, dated 1836, written by magistrate William Augustus Miles was unearthed at the National Archives in Kew, southwest London two years before Dickens' novel was published.
But can Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, really be considered a war criminal?
William Augustus, the local general manager at Oldcastle Precast-Chase, better known locally by its former name Chase Precast, failed to return a message seeking more information about the corporate decision.
1700-1800: Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland (1721-65), a younger son of King George II, was given the nickname 'Butcher' for the merciless manner in which he defeated the Young Pretender, Prince Charles Edward Stuart, at the Battle of Culloden in April 1746 to quell the Jacobite Rising of 1745-46.
The DistrictDUKE street was named after William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, and third son of George II.
It also involved a man, William Augustus Conway, the celebrated young actor, some fifty years her junior.
Staff writer Mike Johnson of Walsall, West Midlands, England presents a history of 18th century British trader and soldier William Augustus Bowles who was befriended by a Creek chief and rose to prominence among the Creeks.
William Augustus White is representative of a growing group of rare book collectors who emerged in the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries.
The company was originally purchased by the current managing director's grandfather, William Augustus Hoveman in 1942 for his son, Derek and was based in Putney, South West London.

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