L'Estrange
biographical name Sir Roger 1616-1704 English journalist & translator

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  • L'Estrange — Recorded in various spellings as shown below, this is a confusing surname of great antiquity. It can probably be best described as of French origins from the time after the Norman Conquest of 1066, when for three centuries French was the language …   Surnames reference

  • L'Estrange v. Graucob — is the leading English legal case on the incorporation of terms into a contract by signature. There are exceptions to the rule that a person is bound by his or her signature, including but not limited to fraud, misrepresentation and non est… …   Wikipedia

  • L'Estrange, Sir Roger — ▪ English journalist born December 17, 1616, Hunstanton, Norfolk, England died December 11, 1704, London  one of the earliest of English journalists and pamphleteers, an ardent supporter of the Royalist cause during the English Civil Wars and… …   Universalium

  • L'ESTRANGE, SIR ROGER —    a zealous Royalist, born in Norfolk; was for his zeal in the royal cause committed to prison; having escaped, he was allowed to live in retirement under Cromwell, but woke up a vigorous pamphleteer and journalist in the old interest at the… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • L'Estrange, Sir Roger — (1616 1704)    Journalist and pamphleteer, youngest s. of a Norfolk baronet, was probably at Camb., and in 1638 took arms for the King. Six years later he was captured, imprisoned in Newgate, and condemned to death. He, however, escaped,… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Sean L'Estrange — Football player infobox playername = Sean L Estrange fullname = Sean L Estrange nickname = height = height|ft=5|in=10 weight = dateofbirth = birth date and age|1986|11|24 cityofbirth = flagicon|IRL Dublin countryofbirth = Ireland currentclub =… …   Wikipedia

  • Roger L'Estrange — Roger L’Estrange Roger l’Estrange (* 17. Dezember 1616; † 11. Dezember 1704) war ein englischer Verfasser von Flugblättern, Autor und ergebener Verteidiger des Königtums. Leben 1644 plante und führte er eine Verschwörung aus, um den König Karl I …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Michael L'Estrange — at the Pentagon in 2008 Michael Gerard L Estrange AO (born 12 October 1952) is an Australian public servant, and worked as the secretary (Chief Executive Officer) of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) form 2005 to 2009. L Estrange …   Wikipedia

  • Gerry L'Estrange — ( ga. Gearóid Ó Stráinse; 7 November 1917 ndash; 5 April 1996) was an Irish Fine Gael politician, who sat in the Oireachtas for nearly thirty years, as a Senator and then as a TD.In 1944 L Estrange was unsuccessful in getting elected to Dáil… …   Wikipedia

  • Roger L’Estrange — (* 17. Dezember 1616; † 11. Dezember 1704) war ein englischer Verfasser von Flugblättern, Autor und ergebener Verteidiger des Königtums. Leben 1644 plante und führte er eine Verschwörung aus, um den König Karl I. zu unterstützen. Er wurde als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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