The Worthies of Cumberland and
|The following is a "List of eminent men, natives of
the county of Cumberland, or who have been nearly connected with it," and also
includes figures of notoriety. Commentary from myself is in square brackets. Source
indicated by (J) - Jollies Cumberland Guide & Directory 1811, (MW) - Mannix
& Whellan, History, Gazetteer and Directory of Cumberland, 1847, (M) - Mannix
& Co., History, Topography and Directory of Westmorland, 1851, (B) - T. Bulmer, History, Topography, and Directory of
Cumberland, 1901. Other entries are © Steve Bulman, unless indicated otherwise.
There are frequent references to "the city", or similar; in every case this
refers to Carlisle.
24 October 2008
© Steve Bulman