Castellan
A castellan was the governor or captain of a castellany and its castle. The word stems from the Latin Castellanus, derived from castellum "castle". Sometimes also known as a constable, governor of the...
Majordomo
A majordomo is a person who speaks, makes arrangements, or takes charge for another. Typically, the term refers to the highest (major) person of a household (domūs or domicile) staff, who acts on beha...
Châtelain
Châtelain (Med. Lat. castellanus, from castellum, a castle) was originally merely the French equivalent of the English castellan, i.e. the commander of a castle.With the growth of the feudal system, h...
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Castellans of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth
Castellans of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth were the lower rank officials who could sit in the Senate of Poland. Their numbers varied with time and shifting borders of the Commonwealth.In the Kin...
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Stanisław Poniatowski (1676–1762)
Stanisław Poniatowski (September 15, 1676 – August 29, 1762) was a Polish military commander, diplomat, and noble. Throughout his career, Poniatowski served in various military offices, and was a gene...
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Andrzej Potocki
Andrzej Potocki ([ˈandʐɛj pɔˈtɔt͡skʲi]; 1630 - August 30, 1691) was a Polish nobleman, magnate, politician, general and military commander.Great Chorąży of the Crown since 1660, voivode of Kiev Voivod...
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Hieronim Augustyn Lubomirski
Prince Hieronim Augustyn Lubomirski (1648–1706) was a Polish noble (szlachcic), magnate, politician and outstanding military commander. He was a Prince of the Holy Roman Empire SRI.Son of Grand...
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Thomas Rainsborough
Thomas Rainsborough (1610 – 29 October 1648), or Rainborough or Raineborough or Rainborowe or Rainborrowe or Rainbow or Rainsboro, was a prominent figure in the English Civil War, and was the leading ...
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Antoni Barnaba Jabłonowski
Antoni Barnaba Jabłonowski (1732–1799) was a Polish noble (szlachcic) and political activist.Antoni became voivode of Poznań Voivodship in 1760, castellan of Kraków since 1782, starost of Mędzy...
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Stanisław Jan Jabłonowski
Stanisław Jan Jabłonowski (1634–1702) was a Polish nobleman, magnate, Grand Guardian of the Crown since 1660, the Grand Camp Leader of the Crown since 1661, voivode of the Ruthenian Voivodship s...
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Antoni Lubomirski
Prince Antoni Lubomirski (1718–1782) was a Polish nobleman, landowner, and general.Antoni was the owner of Przeworsk and Boguchwała. He became Grand Guardian of the Crown in 1748, and was also a...
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Mikołaj Firlej (?-1526)
Mikołaj Firlej (died 1526) was a Polish nobleman (szlachcic), hetman, diplomat, and expert of southeast Europe.Mikołaj became voivode of the Lublin Voivodeship in 1507, voivode of Sandomierz Voivodesh...
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Lord George Hamilton
Lord George Francis Hamilton GCSI, PC, JP (17 December 1845 – 22 September 1927) was a British Conservative Party politician of the late 19th and early 20th centuries who served as First Lord of...
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Castellans of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth
Castellans of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth were the lower rank officials who could sit in the Senate of Poland. Their numbers varied with time and shifting borders of the Commonwealth.In the Kin...
Castellans of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth - Wikipedia
John Berry (Royal Navy officer)
Admiral Sir John Berry (1635 – 14 February 1689 or 1690) was an English naval officer of the Royal Navy, and was in 1675 the captain of the annual convoy to Newfoundland that took place during t...
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Francis Osborne, 5th Duke of Leeds
Francis Godolphin Osborne, 5th Duke of Leeds KG, PC (29 January 1751 – 31 January 1799), styled Marquess of Carmarthen until 1789, was a British politician. He notably served as Foreign Secretary unde...
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Ian Harrison (Royal Marines officer)
Major General Ian Harrison was an officer in the Royal Marines and is now president of the Independent Caterers Association and (since 1980) the current Captain of Deal Castle. From 1959 to 1961 he w...
Janusz Ostrogski
Prince Janusz Ostrogski (Lithuanian: Jonušas Ostrogiškis) (born 1554, died 1620 in Tarnów) was a Polish-Lithuanian noble and statesman. He served as a voyevoda of Volhyn (1584-1593), as a castella...
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Deal Castle
Deal Castle is a 16th-century coastal artillery fort, located in Deal, Kent, England, between Walmer Castle and the now lost Sandown Castle (grid reference TR378521). It is now in the care of English ...
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Koja Zaharia
Koja Zaharia or Koja Zakaria (Italian: Coia Zaccaria) (?—before 1442) was an Albanian nobleman and a member of the Zaharia family.
In Ragusan documents he is referred to as Kojčin or Gojčin. B...
Hugh I of Oisy
Hugh I of Oisy (died circa 1111) was the castellan of the town of Cambrai and a famous rebel against the authority of the bishops of the city. Hugh's family was of seigneurial rank, originating in Ois...
Nathaniel Rich (soldier)
Colonel Nathaniel Rich (died c. 1701) sided with Parliament in the English Civil War. He was a colonel in Oliver Cromwell's New Model Army.
Sir Nathaniel Rich was probably his uncle, and in 1636 l...
Jan Klemens Branicki
Count Jan Klemens Branicki (also known as Jan Kazimierz Branicki) (21 September 1689 – 9 October 1771) was a Polish nobleman, magnate and Hetman, Field Crown Hetman of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonweal...
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Konstanty Ludwik Plater
Konstanty Ludwik Plater (born 1722 – died 31 March 1778 in Krāslava), was Castellan of Troki from 1770, voivode of Mstislavl from 1758 to 1770, Castellan of Polotsk from 1754 to 1758, the great ...
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John Norris (Royal Navy officer)
Admiral of the Fleet Sir John Norris (1670 or 1671 – 13 or 14 June 1749) was a British naval officer of the 17th and 18th centuries, who served as Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Navy under Geor...
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Norman Tailyour
General Sir Norman Hastings Tailyour KCB DSO and Bar (1914-1979) was a Royal Marines officer who became Commandant General Royal Marines.
Tailyour was commissioned into the Royal Marines in 1933. ...
Silius Titus
Silius or Silas Titus (1623–1704), of Bushey, was an English politician, captain of Deal Castle, and Gentleman of the Bedchamber to King Charles II. Colonel Titus was an organiser in the attempted esc...
Józef Potocki
Józef Potocki ([ˈjuzɛf pɔˈtɔt͡skʲi]; 1673–1751) was a Polish nobleman (szlachcic), magnate, Great Hetman of the Crown.Józef was considered as the richest magnate in Poland at that time. He was Voivode...
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Karō
Karō (家老, house elder) were top-ranking samurai officials and advisors in service to the daimyo of feudal Japan.In the Edo period, the policy of sankin kōtai (alternate attendance) required ea...