Relative Celebrity - some famous family members.
Perhaps famous is the wrong word for those members of our families appearing in these pages. Some certainly deserved fame for the things they had done in their lives. In fact some have achieved minor celebrity, some notoriety. More family figures can be found on the Pot Pourri and the Artistic Gene and Family Sports pages. or visit our family villains.
Samuel Dunn was a successful mathematician, astronomer and cartographer. His work on navigation contributed significantly to the British domination of the seven seas in the eighteenth century.
At only 19, May Willing heroically gave her young life in the service of others in the Second World War.
Raoul Taisson killed at the Battle of Hastings, crusader Sir William Boydell, John Boydell, Lord Mayor of London, Phillip Boydell, graphic artist and art director.
Abraham Cann was England's most famous and popular wrestlerof the early 19th century, known as Champion of England in the Devonshire style.
Cherokee Arthur Junaluska contributed greatly to Native American theatre and performing arts.
Ralph Sadleir, Tudor courtier,friends of William Shakespeare, the man who captured Ned Kelly and John Sadleir M.P. one of the greatest swindlers of the Victorian age. You see M.Ps have a long history of being swindlers.