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Remarks on the trial of the Earl of Stirling

Remarks on the trial of the Earl of Stirling

at Edinburgh, April 29th, 1839, for forgery

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Published by s.n.] in [London? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alexander family.,
  • Trials (Forgery) -- Great Britain.,
  • Impostors and imposture -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby an English lawyer.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 21708
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 microfiches (75 fr.).
    Number of Pages75
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19196077M
    ISBN 100665217080

      As Earl of Stirling, he would have been the Lord of Stirling. The township in the Military Tract was surveyed in and Stirling was spelled with an i. When the Town of Sterling was incorporated in , it was spelled, Sterling. The reason for altering the spelling of its namesake is not known. Other places named for William Alexander. Arthur Quiller-Couch, ed. The Oxford Book of English Verse: – William Alexander, Earl of Stirling. ?– Aurora.

    Genealogy profile for Hon. Sir Henry Alexander, 3rd Earl of Stirling. Genealogy for Henry Alexander, 3rd Earl of Stirling (c - ) family tree on Geni, with over million profiles of ancestors and living relatives. People Projects Discussions. The trial of radicals for high treason in Stirling, This document relates to the end of the ‘radical war’ of After the Napoleonic War ended many working people were badly affected by the depressed economy, and felt unjustly treated by government and the ruling classes.

    Stephen Michael Stirling is a French-born Canadian-American science fiction and fantasy author. Stirling is probably best known for his Draka series of alternate history novels and the more recent time travel/alternate history Nantucket series and Emberverse series. MINI AUTO-BIOGRAPHY: (personal website: source) I’m a writer by trade, born in France but Canadian by origin and American by /5(K).   Works by this author published before January 1, are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.


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Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Read full description of the books Remarks on the trial of the earl of stirling; at edinburgh, april 29th,for forgery This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text.

Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Get this from a library. Remarks on the trial of the Earl of Stirling, at Edinburgh, April 29th,for forgery. [English lawyer.]. Remarks on the Trial of the Earl of Stirling, at Edinburgh, April 29th,for Forgery by Anonymous from Only Genuine Products.

30 Day Replacement Guarantee. Free. Earl of Stirling was a title in the Peerage of was created on 14 June for William Alexander, 1st Viscount of Stirling. He had already been created a Baronet, of Menstrie in the County of Clackmannan, in the Baronetage of Nova Scotia on 12 Julythen Lord Alexander of Tullibody and Viscount of Stirling on 4 Septemberthen Earl of Dovan in William Alexander, 1st earl of Stirling, also called (/09–) Sir William Alexander, (born c.Menstrie, Clackmannan, Scot.—died Feb.

12,London, Eng.), Scottish courtier, statesman, and poet who founded and colonized the region of Nova Scotia in Canada. When King James VI of Scotland ascended the English throne as James I inAlexander attended his court in London. Stirling, William Alexander, earl of, ?–, Scottish poet.

He was tutor of Prince Henry of Scotland and went to England on the accession of James I. The holder of various government offices, he was made Viscount Stirling in and earl of Stirling in Sir William Alexander, 1st Earl of Stirling, lived from to 12 September He was a Royal courtier and poet who went on to establish Nova Scotia.

William Alexander was born in the village of Menstrie in Clackmannanshire. Excerpt from The Stirling Peerage: Trial of Alexander Humphrys or Alexander, Styling Himself Earl of Stirling, Before the High Court of Justiciary, for Forgery, on 29th April,and Four Following Days The Earldom of Stirling, limited to heirs male, became dormant in and it is supposed that no male descendants of Sir William Alexander now Author: Simon Macgregor.

Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy is the first of three items bound together in a single volume titled "Earl of Stirling's Tragedies." This volume contains: [1] The monarchicke tragedies / by William Alexander () -- [2]: A paraenesis to the Prince / by William Alexander -- [3]: Aurora, containing the first fancies of the.

With the death of the 5th Earl of Stirling the male issue of the 1st Earl of Stirling appears to have become extinct; as the remainder in the original grant of the Earldom of Stirling was to "heirs male bearing the name and arms of Alexander" the Earldom is regarded as being dormant rather than extinct, it being open to a male line descendant.

This book was just amazing overall, hands down (and Im not just saying this because Im a big Lindsey Stirling fan in general, I mean I totally am, but thats not why I loved this book; more like only a small part of why I loved this book to be more exact) I also should /5().

The Poetical Works Of Sir William Alexander, Earl Of Stirling, Etc: Now First Collected And Edited, With Memoir And Notes, Volume 1 [Alison, Robert, William Alexander Stirling (Earl of)] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Poetical Works Of Sir William Alexander, Earl Of Stirling, Etc: Now First Collected And Edited, With Memoir And NotesReviews: 1.

Early life and education. Stirling was born on Septemin Metz, France—then the site of a Royal Canadian Air Force base—to an English mother and Canadian father. He has lived in several countries and currently resides in the United States in New Mexico with his wife Jan. Stirling, along with Eric Flint, was tuckerized as a Secret Service agent in John Birmingham's alternate.

Alexander, Sir William, 1st earl of Stirling [S] (c–).Alexander was born at Menstrie in Clackmannanshire. He established an early reputation as poet and dramatist, served at the court of Prince Henry, and was James VI and I made him master of.

On this day inHenry Alexander, the fifth Earl of Stirling, died. The earls of Stirling belonged to the Alexander family of Menstrie Castle in Stirlingshire. They are thought to descend from Gilbert 'de Insula', a son of Alasdair Mòr, who settled in the Lowlands in the mids.

Although the exact descent is unclear, it. Remarks On the Trial of the Earl of Stirling: At Edinburgh, April 29th,for Forgery. ALEXANDER, WILLIAM, Earl of Stirling, remembered in the land of his birth as a scholar, poet, courtier, and the favourite of James I and Charles I of England in their dealings with Scotland; and on this side of the Atlantic as the putative founder of a new Scotland under the aegis of both monarchs; b.

; d. Though his colonizing interest is the chief concern of cisatlantic readers. Sir William Alexander, 1st Earl of Stirling, lived from to 12 September He was a Royal courtier and poet who went on to establish Nova Scotia. The wider picture in Scotland at the time is set out in our Historical Timeline.

S.M. Stirling is a Canadian-American author of science fiction, fantasy and alternate history novels. He writes The Fifth Millennium, Draka, Raj Whitehall, The Change and several other series.

He has also written for series he didn’t create, such as Terminator 2, The Ship Who Sang, Riftwar and others. He wasn't a real lord, this soi-disant Earl of Stirling, but one of Washington's generals and advisors, a now almost forgotten William Alexander who dreamed of earldoms and avoided paying bills.

In this biography the President Emeritus of Rochester University writes in lengthy detail of ""Lord Stirling,"" William Alexander, and his father James, a distant relation of the Scottish Earls of.The relevant chapter in T.

H. McGrail's biography, Sir William Alexander, First Earl of Stirling (), pp.is not well-informed numismatically, but deals chiefly with the personal and poli-tical aspects of the issue.

An early attempt to study the Copper Coinage of the Earl of Stirling was.ALEXANDER Earl of STIRLING. IT is the general opinion of our antiquaries, that those of the sirname of Alexander, MacAlaster, Robertson, &c.

are descended of the MacDonalds. That Alexander MacDonald, a younger son of the lord of the Isles, having acquired some lands in Stirling and Clackmannanshires, fixed his residence at Menstric, and that his posterity assumed the sirname of Alexander from.