After abolishing the cabinet council system in favour during the rule of the two Annes, and reconstituting the senate as it had been under Peter the Great, - with the chiefs of the departments of state, all of them now Russians again, as ex-officio members under the presidency of the sovereign, - the first care of the new empress was to compose her quarrel with Sweden.
To secure the removal of the interdict the leading statesmen who were identified with the policy of his father - Goncalo Mendes the 23 chancellor, Pedro Annes the lord chamberlain 1223--121248.
He reinstated Pedro Annes, made Vicente chancellor, and appointed Martim Annes chief standard-bearer (alferes mor).
In January the death of Catherine had rejoiced the hearts of Henry and Anne Boleyn, but Annes happiness was short-lived.
Annes marriage was declared null, and Henry found a fifth queen in Catherine Howard, a niece of Norfolk, a protge of Gardiner, and a friend of the Catholic church.
A new Tory party had sprung up, not distinguished, like the Tories of Queen Annes reign, by a special ecclesiastical policy, but by their acceptance of the kings claim to nominate ministers, and so to predominate in the ministryhimself.
In the previous year Ward, then living at St Annes, was made a burgess by order of the mayor.
businessman living in St Annes on Sea.
A cut above bustling and brassy Blackpool, Lytham St Annes attracted gentry eager to make their homes in the town.
I personally have been out & about my usual haunts are Lewin Street / White Horse Alley / St Annes Road / Stallard Way.
Queen Annes Lace is the wild progenitor of the domesticated carrot.
I've been to Barcelona and - just a tinier bit down on the international glamor stakes - Lytham St Annes.
casual vacancy for Lancs & Cumbria Clerical Seat Mr Ian Wood, Clerical Officer, St Annes on Sea.
The church was served in a nobler manner in 1704 by the abandonment of first-fruits and tenths by the queen for the purpose of raising the pittances of the poorer Union clergy (see QUEEN ANNES BouNTY).
I 've been to Barcelona and - just a tinier bit down on the international glamor stakes - Lytham St Annes.
The Wild Carrot (Daucus Carota) or Queen Annes Lace is one of many umbelliferous plants to be found growing around the world.
Casual Vacancy for Lancs & Cumbria Clerical Seat Mr Ian Wood, Clerical Officer, St Annes on Sea.
A double form, very handsome on warm soils, is known as Queen Annes Jonquil.
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