I. biographical name Mark 1679?-1749 English naturalist II. biographical name Robert 1573-1605 English rebel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Catesby — may refer to:;Placenames *Catesby, Northamptonshire, England **which includes Lower Catesby and Upper Catesby *Catesby, Oklahoma, USA;People *Catesby ap Roger Jones, 1821 1877, US Civil War naval commander*Mark Catesby, 1683 1749, English… …   Wikipedia

  • Catesby — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Mark Catesby (1683–1749), englischer Naturhistoriker Robert Catesby (1573–1605), katholischer Attentäter Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrere …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Catesby — (spr. kētsbi), Marcus, Naturforscher, geb. 1680 in London, gest. daselbst 23. Dez. 1749; bereiste Nordamerika; schrieb: »Natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands« (3. Aufl., Lond. 1771, 2 Bde.); »Hortus britano americanus« (2.… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Catesby — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Catesby Mark Catesby, naturaliste britannique, (1683 1749) ; Robert Catesby, instigateur de la conspiration des poudres. Catégories :… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Catesby, Northamptonshire — Catesby is a civil parish in the Daventry district of the English county of Northamptonshire.Catesby consists of two main settlements: *Lower Catesby *Upper Catesby …   Wikipedia

  • Catesby, Oklahoma — Catesby is an unincorporated community located in Ellis County, Oklahoma. Named for Catesby ap Roger Jones, the town was founded on July 1, 1902. The post office was opened by Ella M. Rose on February 18, 1902. The town remains a legal town site …   Wikipedia

  • Catesby, William — (1450–1485)    In 1483, when RICHARD III’s usurpation of his nephew’s throne revived dynastic conflict and political instability, William Catesby served as one of Richard’s closest advisors and confidants.    One of the few southern members of… …   Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Roses

  • Catesby, Robert — ▪ English conspirator born 1573, Lapworth, Warwickshire, Eng. died Nov. 8, 1605, Holbeche House, Staffordshire       chief instigator of the Gunpowder Plot, a Roman Catholic conspiracy to blow up King James I and the English Parliament on Nov. 5 …   Universalium

  • Catesby ap Roger Jones — Infobox Person name=Catesby ap Roger Jones caption= birth date=birth date|1821|4|15|mf=y birth place=Fairfield, Virginia, U.S. dead=dead death date=death date and age|1877|6|20|1821|4|15|mf=y death place=Selma, Alabama, U.S.Catesby ap Roger Jones …   Wikipedia

  • Catesby,Robert — Cates·by (kātsʹbē), Robert. 1573 1605. English conspirator who along with Guy Fawkes was involved in the Gunpowder Plot (1604 1605) to assassinate James I. He was killed resisting arrest. * * * …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”