Courtenay, Thomas Peregrine, 1782-1841

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1799-1802 junior clerk in the Treasury; 1802-1813 cashier of the Stationery Office; 1804-1806 agent to Ceylon; 1806-1813 principal registrar, Land Tax Register Office 1807-1811 deputy paymaster of the forces; 1811-1832 MP for Totnes; 1812-1828 secretary of the Board of Control (India Board); 1813-1833 agent to the Cape; 1828-1830 commissioner of the India Board and vice-president of the Board of Trade; 1828 privy councillor.

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referencedIn Vol. XVII (ff. 303). July-15 Sept. 1827.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Huskisson: 1820-1830.Frederick John Robinson, Viscount Goderich; 1st Earl of Ripon: Correspondence with W. Huskisson: 1824-1829.includes:f. 1 J-Webb, banke... British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Thomas Munro, Madras Army 1780-1827, Governor of Madras 1820-27, 1780-1827 British Library
creatorOf HERRIES PAPERS. Vol. LIV (ff. 183). 1827-1829.includes:ff. 3-7v; 11-12v; 72-73v; 106 William Huskisson, statesman: Correspondence with J. C. Herries of William Huskisson: 1826, 1827.ff. 13-14v Thomas Peregrine Courtenay, MP: George Canning, Prime..., 1827-1829 British Library
referencedIn Vol. X. (ff. 549). 1839.Henry Brougham, Baron Brougham and Vaux (1830): Letters to M. Napier: 1827-1843.Edinburgh Review; The: Correspondence of M. Napier as editor of: 1829-1847.includes:ff. 1, 128, 481 James Stuart: Correspondence with M. Napier: 1..., 1839 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXLVI (ff. 459). Jan.-19 May 1839.includes:f. 1 Dudley Ryder, Viscount Sandon; 2nd Earl of Harrowby: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1835-1846. f. 3 Henry Cleaver Chapman, merchant, of Liverpool: Letter to Lord Sandon: 1838. ff. 5, 415 Thomas ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXII (ff. 293). 1819-1824.includes:f. 10 Edmund Stanley, KB; Chief Justice at Madras: Letter to the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1819. f. 12 Joseph Pinsent: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1819-1822. f. 14 Joseph Pinsent: Letter to..., 1819-1824 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXX (ff. 306). 10-20 Jan. 1835.includes:f. 1 Thomas Dale, Canon of St. Paul's: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1835-1846. f. 3 James Daly, 1st Baron Dunsandle 1845: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1812-1847. ff. 5, 19, 30 Edward Law, 2nd B... British Library
creatorOf HERRIES PAPERS. Vol. LVI (ff. 167). 1834-1840.includes:ff. 1-4v George McEntagart, Editor of the Courier; government press agent: Letters and papers rel. to his case: 1831-1834, n.d.: Partly drafts and copies.ff. 1-4v George McEntagart, Editor of..., 1834-1840 British Library
referencedIn Vol. IX. (ff. 494). June, 1827-Dec. 1828. 1867.includes:ff. 1, 2 Sophia Elizabeth Hobhouse, daughter of Sir B Hobhouse, Baronet: Letters to J. C. Hobhouse, her brother: 1814-1827. f. 3 John Carne: Letter to J.C.Hobhouse: 1827. f. 5 Reverend Joseph..., 1827-1867 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XLV (ff. 347). 10 Feb.-Mar. 1813.includes:ff.1,171, 261 Charlotte Lennox, wife of Charles, 4th Duke of Richmond and Lennox: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1813-1841. ff. 3, 4 Richard Wharton, Joint-Secretary to the Treasury: Letters to Sir R. ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CLXXXVI, July 1811 – 1814. Also contains:-(a) several drafts (in the handwriting of Lord Aberdeen) of the inscription on the monument to Sir Alexander erected by his family on the battlefield (cf. Inscriptions gravés sur les monuments érigés à W... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXI (ff. 467). 1802-1818.Edward Parry, of the East India Company: Letter to -: 1809.includes:f. 1 Sir Andrew Snape Hamond, 1st Baronet; Comptroller of the Navy: Correspondence with the 1st Earl of Liverpool: 1775-1802. f. 3 Frances Johnson f..., 1802-1818 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XCVI (ff. 330). 10 Apr.-7 May 1818includes:ff. 1, 221 Valentine Browne Lawless, 2nd Baron Cloncurry: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1814-1823. ff. 3, 4 b, 125, 126 b Michael FitzGerald: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1818. ff. 5, 6 b, 58 Ric... British Library
creatorOf HERRIES PAPERS. Vol. LIII (ff. 189). 1818-1826.includes:ff. 3-6v Hanover. Army of: George III of England Hanover, Electors of. George William Frederick: Letters and papers of J. C. Herries concerning the financial and military affairs of Hanover: 1..., 1818-1826 British Library
referencedIn Vol. III. (ff. 480). Apr. 1827-Dec. 1829.includes:ff. 1, 20, 23, 130 George Peacock, Dean of Ely: Letters to C. Babbage: 1816-1850. f. 3 Thomas Wright Hill, schoolmaster: Letters to C. Babbage: 1827 -1836. ff. 5, 102, 178 John Elliot Drinkwater, ... British Library
creatorOf HERRIES PAPERS. Vol. L (ff. 188). 1806-1814.includes:ff. 1-2v; 15-30v; 39-41v Army; England: Henry Beeke, DD; Professor of Modern History, Oxford: Letters to J. C. Herries, concerning the Copenhagen Expedition, etc., from Beeke: 1806-1810.ff. 3-11 ..., 1806-1814 British Library
creatorOf Oliver, George, 1781-1861. George Oliver letters, 1816-1837. Pitts Theology Library, Candler School of Theology
referencedIn Vol. XIV.includes:ff. 37 (signed)-38, 95 (signed), 145 Major-General Sir Henry Torrens, KCB: Correspondence, etc., with Lord Palmerston: 1809-1819. ff. 68-79b Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany; 2nd son of George III: Correspondence, etc., w... British Library
creatorOf DROPMORE PAPERS. Vol. DLXXIX (ff. 106). 1. ff. 1-4v. Notes on Courtenay's work; [1828?]. See Add. 59432 above. 2. ff. 5-81. Second edition, with MS. corrections, of Essay on the Supposed Advantages of a Sinking Fund; 1828. 3. ff. 82-89. 'Appendix' to..., 1827-1829 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXIV (ff. 347). Jan.-9 Dec. 1834.includes:ff. 1, 131 Philip Henry Stanhope, Viscount Mahon; 5th Earl Stanhope: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1833-1850. f. 2 John Henry Manners, 5th Duke of Rutland: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1834-1849... British Library
creatorOf British Records Association Collection. Vol. XI (ff. 199). Politicians; 1787-1889, n.d. Alphabetically arranged. Selectively indexed. 1. ff. 1-91. Letters to individuals; 1787-1885, n.d. Includes:-(a) Letters to Sir Francis Freeling, Bart.; 1826-183..., 1787-1889 British Library
referencedIn Vol. IX. (ff. 584). Apr.-Dec. 1838.Henry Richard Vassall Fox, 3rd Baron Holland: Letter to M. Napier: 1838.Henry Brougham, Baron Brougham and Vaux (1830): Letters to M. Napier: 1827-1843.Edinburgh Review; The: Correspondence of M. Napier as editor of... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXII (ff. 267). Jan. 1831-Mar. 1832.includes:ff. 2, 50, 118, 138, 159, 175, 181, 183 William Holmes, MP: Letters to Sir R. Peel: 1815-1839. ff. 5-205 passim Henry Hobhouse, Under-Secretary of State: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1818-1848. ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LIX (ff. 355). June-July, 1812.includes:ff. 1, 346 George Fermor, 3rd Earl of Pomfret: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1811-1813. f. 2 John Rous, Baron Rous; 1st Earl of Stradbroke 1821: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverp... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXXII (ff. 340). 27-31 Jan. 1835.includes:f. 1 Archibald Allson, 1st Baronet; historian: 1852. Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1834-1842. f. 3 Henry Hervey Baber, philologist; Keeper of Printed Books, British Museum: Letter to Sir R. Peel: 18... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXCVII (ff. 324). May-Dec. 1830.includes:f. 1 Richard Lavington: Letter to Lord Aberdeen: 1830. ff. 3, 10 General Rowland Hill, 1st Viscount Hill: Correspondence with Lord Aberdeen: 1830. ff. 5, 8 Thomas Peregrine Courtenay, statesman and author... British Library
creatorOf DROPMORE PAPERS. Vol. DLXXVIII (ff. 81). A Letter to Lord Grenville on the Sinking Fund, by Thomas Peregrine Courtenay, M.P.; 1828. Includes a letter from Courtenay to Grenville, 15 May 1828.Thomas Peregrine Courtenay, MP: Pamphlet, `A Letter to Lord..., 1828 British Library
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Perthshire, Scotland
Manchester, Lancashire
Oudh, India
Scotland, United Kingdom
Madras, India
Belfast, Northern Ireland
Carrick-on-Suir, Tipperary
Norfolk, England
Edinburgh, Scotland
Canada, North America
Greece, Europe
Dublin, Ireland
Waterloo, Belgium
Lanarkshire, Scotland
Travancore State, India
Warrington, Lancashire
Turkey, Asia Minor
Calcutta, India
Java, Indonesia
Greece, Europe
Parts of Lindsey, Lincolnshire
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Ireland, Europe
Mauritius, Indian Ocean
Kanara District, Madras
Iran, Asia
Kolhapur State, India
Vellore, Madras
China, Asia
Trichinopoly, Madras
Hyderabad State, India
Millbrook, Southl
Belgium, Europe
Ogdensburg, U.S.A
Yorkshire, England
Rangoon, Myanmar
Handbridge, Chester
Anantapur, Madras
Cuddapah, Madras
China, Asia
Nottinghamshire, England
Scotland, United Kingdom
Tanjore, Madras
Norwich, Norfolk
Liverpool, Lancashire
Linting, China
Mysore State, India
Queenborough, Kent
Bombay, India
County Durham, England
Coimbatore, Madras
Brazil, South America
India, Asia
Réunion al. Bourbon, Africa
Leith, Edinburgh


Birth 1782-05-31

Death 1841-07-08



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