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Powell, John Joseph b. September 3, 1816 d. September 15, 1891 British Liberal Party politician. Born in Gloucester, he studied law at the Middle Temple, and was called to the bar in 1847, becoming a Queen's Counsel in 1847. From 1862 to 1865, he sat in the House of Commons as the Member for Gloucester. In the latter year, he stood down in favour of another Liberal, William Philip Price. He made two further unsuccessful attempts to enter Parliament: in 1868 at Weymouth, where he was defeated by Charles Hambro; and, in 1874, at Gloucester again, where he...[Read More] (Bio by: Iain MacFarlaine) Islington Cemetery and Crematorium, East Finchley, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England Plot: Off Mausoleum Road, next to John Ross, V.C.
Tomasin, Jenny b. November 30, 1936 d. January 12, 2012 Actress. She is best remembered as Ruby, the dimwitted and accident prone kitchen maid of the hit British television series "Upstairs, Downstairs". Raised in Leeds, little is recorded of her early years save that she had early theatrical ambitions which she persued against her family's wishes in a string of stage productions. Jenny made her silver screen bow in 1972's "The Adventures of Barry McKenzie" and that same year landed the role of Ruby during the second season of "Upstairs, Downstairs"...[Read More] (Bio by: Bob Hufford) Islington Cemetery and Crematorium, East Finchley, London Borough of Barnet, Greater London, England