I. biographical name George 1580?-1632 1st Baron Baltimore English proprietor in America II. biographical name Leonard 1606-1647 son of George governor of Maryland province (1634-47)

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  • Calvert — ist der Name einer aus Yorkshire stammenden Familie, die ab 1625 die irische Baronie Baltimore innehatte. Zu ihren Angehörigen zählen George Calvert, 1. Baron Baltimore (1580–1632) Cæcilius Calvert, 2. Baron Baltimore (1605–1675) Leonard Calvert… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Calvert — may refer to:In people: * Calvert (name), given name and surname (including lists of people with the name)In places: * Calvert, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada * Calvert, Buckinghamshire, England * United States ** Calvert, Maryland ** Calvert …   Wikipedia

  • Calvert — Calvert, TX U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 1426 Housing Units (2000): 726 Land area (2000): 3.889733 sq. miles (10.074362 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.889733 sq. miles (10.074362 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Calvert — Calvert, Grafschaft im südlichen Theile des Staates Maryland (Vereinigte Staaten von Nordamerika); 12 QM.; auf einer von der Chesapeakebai u. dem Patuxent River gebildeten Halbinsel; Boden hügelig u. ziemlich fruchtbar; Producte: Tabak, Mais,… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Calvert — Calvert, George …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Calvert — [kal′vərt] George see BALTIMORE1 Lordbio …   English World dictionary

  • Calvert — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronymes Ben Calvert, musicien Cecilius Calvert (1605–1675), 2e baron Baltimore, colonisateur anglais Frank Calvert (1828–1908), diplomate anglais… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Calvert — /kal veuhrt/, n. 1. Charles (3rd Baron Baltimore), 1637 1715, English colonial administrator in America: governor (1661 75) and proprietor (1675 89) of Maryland (grandson of George Calvert). 2. Sir George (1st Baron Baltimore), c1580 1632,… …   Universalium

  • Calvert — This interesting surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is an occupational name for a tender of cattle, deriving from the Middle English calfhirde , a development of the Olde English pre 7th Century calf meaning calf, plus hierde , herdsman. Job… …   Surnames reference

  • Calvert — Original name in latin Calvert Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 30.97797 latitude 96.67386 altitude 104 Population 1192 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Calvert — Sp Kálvertas Ap Calvert L JAV: apyg. (Merilandas), mst. (Teksasas) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

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