Cumberland, William Augustus, Duke of (17211765)

Cumberland, William Augustus, Duke of, second son of George II., was defeated at Fontenoy by the French in 1745; defeated the Pretender next year at Culloden; earned the title of “The Butcher” by his cruelties afterwards; was beaten in all his battles except this one (17211765).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Cumberland, Richard * Cumbria
Culdees
Cullen, Paul
Cullen, William
Culloden
Culpeper, Nicholas
Culverwel, Nathaniel
Cumæ
Cumberland
Cumberland, Dr. Richard
Cumberland, Richard
Cumberland, William Augustus, Duke of
Cumbria
Cumming, Gordon
Cumming, John
Cunard, Sir Samuel
Cunaxa
Cunctator
Cune`iform
Cunningham, Allan
Cunningham, Peter
Cunningham, William