Hastings, Warren, 1732-1818

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Warren Hastings, 1732-1818

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Hastings, Warren, 1732-1818, governor-general of Bengal

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Hastings, Warren, 1732-1818, governor-general of Bengal

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Hastings, Warren (English official, patron, 1732-1818)

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Hastings, Warren

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Hastings was the first governor general of British India. He began in 1750 as a clerk at the East India Company. In 1761, he was appointed to the Calcutta Council, and in 1769, was made a member of the Madras Council. In 1771, he became governor of Bengal, and in 1774, governor general of India. In 1784, he resigned and returned to England, where he was charged with high crimes and misdemenears. He was impeached in 1787 but, after a long trial, was acquitted in 1795. He was made a privy councilor in 1814.

From the description of Hastings correspondence, 1770-1780. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79698739 From the description of Hastings correspondence, 1770-1780. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702146936

Warren Hastings, British Governor-General of Bengal from 1773 to 1785.

From the description of Warren Hastings manuscript material : 2 items, 1784-1811 (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 301601214

English administrator and statesman.

From the description of Autograph letter signed written jointly with his wife : London, to Mrs. Louise Woodman, 1813 Feb. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270474525 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Daylesford House, to Brigadier General Caillaud, 1808 Jul 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270467578 From the description of Letter signed : Fort William, to the East India Company, 1777 Aug. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270482499 From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Lrod Cornwallis, 1788 Mar. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270469158 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Dayesford House, to Mrs. Faber, nr. Bradford, 1803 Aug. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270467561 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Daylesford House, to Sir Isaac Heard, 1795 Dec. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270467551 From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Lord King, 1791 May 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270469185

Warren Hastings was the first Governor-General of India.

From the description of Warren Hastings fonds. 1780, 1808. (University of British Columbia Library). WorldCat record id: 606469310

Governor-general. Arrived in India in 1750. Governor of Bengal from 13 April 1772. By the Regulatory Act of 1773, was appointed Governor-General. Impeachment for maladministration began in 1788. Acquittal in 1795.

From the description of Commonplace books and journal : holographs, [1780-1790]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122476455 From the description of ALS : to Sir, 1804 Mar. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122476228 From the description of A tour in E. India in 1789 : journal, 1779-1780. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122373942 From the description of Memorandum book Account books, 1775-1783. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122413223 From the description of Letters: Lord Macartney, 1783-1785. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122358105 From the description of Letters : to Halhed, 1804-1818. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122569674 From the description of Warren Hastings: scrapbook, 1773-1836 (bulk 1778-1797). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122569704 From the description of Journal of a voyage from India to England : manuscript, 1786. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122404697

1750 writer, the East India Company; c 1756 appointed to Cossimbazar; 1757 volunteer, Robert Clive's expedition to retake Madras; 1758-? 1760 resident, Murshidabad; ? 1760-1765 member of the Council of Calcutta; 1765-1769 returned to Britain; 1769-1771 second in the council of Fort William; 1772-1785 governor of Bengal; 1787 impeached; 1795 acquitted.

Epithet: governor-general of Bengal

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Poets, English--18th century

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India, Asia

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Pahra, Bundelkhand, Central India

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Bengal, India

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India, Asia

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Cochin State, India

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Saraikela State, Chota Nagpur, Bihar

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Narsingarh State, India

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Lunawada State, India

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Lugasi State, India

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India, Asia

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Nadia District, Bengal

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Tibet, Asia

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Baria State, India

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Bengal, India

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Pondicherry, India

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Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)

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Chandernagore, Bengal

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Arcot State, India

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Tibet, Asia

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China, Asia

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Jind State, India

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Bhaisaunda State, India

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Jaisalmer State, India

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Mayurbhanj, Orissa

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Bengal, India

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Purnea, Bihar

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Plassey, India

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Makrai State, India

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Arcot State, India

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Arcot State, India

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India, Asia

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India, Asia

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Paris, France

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Bengal (India)

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Bengal (India)

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Bombay, India

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Khilchipur State, India

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Madras, India

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Bihar, India

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India

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Murshidabad, Bengal

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Sangli State, India

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India, Asia

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Baroda State, India

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Travancore State, India

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Carnatic Region, India

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Arcot State, India

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Fort St David, India

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Chhota Udepur State, India

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Dhenkanal State, India

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Multan, Punjab

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Junagadh State, India

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Mickleham, Surrey

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Ichalkaranji, Kolhapur State

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Alirajpur State, India

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Nabha State, India

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India, Asia

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Arcot State, India

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Nandgaon State, India

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Bengal, India

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Kumharsain State, India

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Jamaica, Central America

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Nawanagar State, India

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Carnatic Region, India

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Oudewater, the Netherlands

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Datia State, India

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Kanker State, India

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Tanjore, India

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Dinajpur, Bengal

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India, Asia

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