- Also: 1st Duke of Leeds 1st Earl of, title of Thomas Osborne . 1631–1712, English politician; Lord Treasurer (1673–78): regarded as the founder of the Tory party
- Francis . 1793–1861, Irish painter of romantic landscapes and historical subjects
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"Bob, it's damned hard to find a straight-legged dog," laughed Danby.
"Porter tells me Lucretia is good business," said Danby, in a tentative tone.
Do I believe that she is wild, unwomanly, heathenish, as Mrs. Danby says?Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908
Lucy Maud Montgomery
Danby meanwhile was at Boulogne, sickening after his wife and children.The Christmas Books
William Makepeace Thackeray
"You're a wonder, Danby," said Canfield, as they made their way down to the car.The Boy Scout Automobilists