Lawes
I. biographical name Henry 1596-1662 English composer II. biographical name Lewis Edward 1883-1947 American penologist

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  • Lawes — ist der Name von: Henry Lawes (um 1595–1662), englischer Musiker und Komponist Henry Lawes (Produzent) (um 1948–1999), jamaikanischer Musikproduzent John Bennet Lawes (1814–1900), britischer Agrikulturchemiker Kaitlyn Lawes (* 1988), kanadische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lawes — (spr. laos), Sir John Bennet, Landwirt, geb. 28. Dez. 1814 zu Rothamsted in Hartfordshire, gest. 31. Ang. 1900, studierte in Eton und Oxford, übernahm schon mit 20 Jahren die Leitung des väterlichen Gutes zu Rothamsted und beschäftigte sich… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Lawes — * William Lawes, an English composer and musician. * Henry Lawes, an English musician and composer. * John Bennet Lawes, an English entrepreneur and agricultural scientist. * Lewis Lawes, a prison warden and an outspoken proponent of prison… …   Wikipedia

  • Lawes — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Classement par ordre alphabétique du prénom Courtney Lawes (1989 ), joueur anglais de rugby à XV ; Henry Lawes (1595 1662), compositeur et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lawes — Recorded in the spellings of Law, Laws and Lawes, this is an Anglo Scottish surname. It originates from the Northern Medieval English word law , itself from the Old English hlaw , usually describing a burial ground or a distinctive hillock or… …   Surnames reference

  • Lawes — /lawz/, n. 1. Henry ( Harry ), 1596 1662, English composer. 2. Lewis E(dward), 1883 1947, U.S. penologist. * * * …   Universalium

  • Lawes — /lɔz/ (say lawz) noun 1. Harry, 1596–1662, English songwriter. 2. William George, 1839–1907, English Christian missionary in PNG …   Australian English dictionary

  • Lawes — /lawz/, n. 1. Henry ( Harry ), 1596 1662, English composer. 2. Lewis E(dward), 1883 1947, U.S. penologist …   Useful english dictionary

  • LAWES, William George (1839-1907) — missionary was born at Aldermaston Berkshire, England, on 1 July 1839. He was educated at a school connected with the Congregational Church at Mortimer West, and at 14 went to work at Reading. In 1858 the Rev. William Gill came to this town… …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

  • Lawes Baronets — The Lawes Baronetcy, of Rothamsted in the County of Hertford, is a title in the Baronetage of the United Kingdom. It was created on 19 May 1882 for the entrepreneur and agricultural scientist John Bennet Lawes.Lawes Baronets, of Rothamsted… …   Wikipedia

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