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|Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 190 people with the Bankes surname? In that year Bankes was ranked number 3389 for popularity in the UK.|
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|Did you know that there are currently 163 people with the Bankes surname in the UK? Bankes is now ranked number 3889 for popularity in the UK.|
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|William George Hawtry Bankes||William George Hawtry Bankes VC (Wimborne Minster, Dorset 11 September 1836 - India 6 April 1858) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.|
|Mary Bankes||Lady Mary Bankes "n?e" Hawtry (c.|
|Ralph Bankes||Sir Ralph Bankes (1631 - 1677) was a servant of the restored Charles II and a knighted member of the Privy Chamber.|
|William John Bankes||William John Bankes (11 December 1786 ? 15 April 1855), son of Henry Bankes, the second, was a notable explorer, Egyptologist and adventurer.|