Bourke, Richard Southwell, 1822-1872, 6th Earl Mayo, politician, Viceroy of India

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1845 visited Russia; 1847 took part in famine relief in Ireland; 1847-1852 Member of Parliament for county Kildare; 1849 became Lord Naas; 1852-1857 Member of Parliament for Coleraine; 1852-1868 chief secretary for Ireland; 1857-1868 Member of Parliament for Cockermouth; 1867 earldom; 1869-1872 Viceroy of India; 1872 assasinated.

Epithet: politician, Viceroy of India

Title: 6th Earl Mayo

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referencedIn Sir George Russell Clerk papers., 1838-1896 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Lt-Gen Sir Richard Strachey, Bengal Engineers 1836-75, member of Council of India 1875-89, Chairman, East India Railway Company from 1889; and of other members of the Strachey family, including Sir John Peter Grant, Bengal Civil Service, Li..., 1781-1927 British Library
creatorOf CARNARVON PAPERS. Vol. LXXIII (ff. 143). General Irish correspondence and papers; 1867 -Nov. 1885.includes:f. 2 Richard Southwell Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo; Lord Naas: Letters to 4th Lord Carnarvon: 1858-1867.f. 13 Lieutenant-General Henry Hope C... British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Richard Temple, Indian Civil Service 1847-77; Lieutenant-Governor of Bengal 1874-77; Governor of Bombay 1877-80, 1849-1902 British Library
creatorOf CARNARVON PAPERS. Vol. XXVIII (ff. 272). Patronage; Feb. 1858 -March 1859.Patronage: Letters to 4th Lord Carnarvon: 1858-1859.includes:ff. 1-4, 50 Reverend Edward Coleridge, of Eton: Patronage: Correspondence of 4th Lord Carnarvon with the Rev. Ed... British Library
creatorOf Vol. XXX (ff. 185). March -Oct. 1858.includes:f. 2 Hon Robert Daly, 5th son of James, 1st Baron Dunsandle: Letter to 4th Lord Carnarvon from Hon. Robert Daly: 1858.f. 4 Hon Robert Daly, 5th son of James, 1st Baron Dunsandle: John S. Kirwan, of B... British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Robert Montgomery, Bengal Civil Service, 1827-65; Lieutenant-Governor of the Punjab 1859-65, 1849-1865 British Library
referencedIn (VII. ff. 449). 7-20 June, 1852.includes:f. 1 William Rogers, of Red Lodge, near Southampton: Letters to P. Dickson: 1852. f 3 Bradley, Derbyshire: Memorial to the Postmaster-General: 1852. ff. 5, 7 Gregory Benstead: Letters to the Postmaster-Gener... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXIV (ff. 279). May 1869-1871.includes:ff. 1, 66, 90 William Clode, Secretary of General Register Office: Letters to Florence Nightingale: 1865-1869.ff. 2, 6 Sarah Myles, of Liverpool: Letters to Florence Nightingale: 1869.ff. 4, 85 Henrie... British Library
referencedIn Dunlop Smith Collection, 1855-1921 British Library
referencedIn (XIII. ff. 552). 13-27 Sept. 1852.William John Evelyn, MP: Letter to P. Dickson: 1852.includes:f. 1 William Evans, Rector of Stour: Letter to P. Dickson: 1852. f. 4 Thomas Bury Wells, Rector of Portlemouth: Testimonial by: 1852. ff. 5, 288 Captain ... British Library
creatorOf Vol. CCCXIV (ff. 227). March 1864 -May 1867.includes:f. 45 Richard Southwell Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo; Lord Naas: Letters to 4th Lord Carnarvon: 1858-1867.f. 155 Robert Lowe, Viscount Sherbrooke: Letters to 4th Lord Carnarvon: 1866-1880.f. 169 ... British Library
creatorOf CRANBROOK PAPERS: private and political correspondence of Gathorne Gathorne-Hardy, 1st Earl of Cranbrook; 1866-1904, n.d. Chiefly letters to Cranbrook, but including a few letters from him, together with three letters to Thomas Longman the publisher ..., 1866-1904 British Library
referencedIn ROSE PAPERS. Vol. XXXVII (ff. 191). General correspondence of Lord Strathnairn; 1834-1885.India: Correspondence and papers of Lord Strathnaim rel. to India: 1857-1885.Hugh Henry Rose, Baron Strathnairn: Correspondence and papers: 1834-1885.includes:f..., 1834-1885 British Library
creatorOf CARNARVON PAPERS. Vol. XXV (ff. 198). Papers relating to British North America: 1. ff. 1-53. Correspondence relating to the Newfoundland Fisheries; 1858-1859, n.d. 2. ff. 54-126. British Columbia; 1858-1859. See also military affairs (Add. 60785) and..., 1857-1859 British Library
referencedIn Vol. III (ff. 493). K-R.includes:f. 1 Conte Camillo Benso di Cavour, Sardinian statesman: Letter to N. W. Senior: 1842.: Fr.f. 1 John Kintzing Kane, American jurist: Letter to Sir R. I. Murchison: 1857.f. 3 Sir Robert John Kane, FRS 1849: Lette... British Library
creatorOf Vol. XC (ff. 195). 1858-Sept. 1864.includes:ff. 19, 29, 34, 49 Herman Merivale, DCL; Indian Under-Secretary: Correspondence with 4th Lord Carnarvon: 1858-1870. f. 25 Edward Law, 1st Earl of Ellenborough; Governor-General of India: Letters to 4th Lor... British Library
creatorOf IDDESLEIGH PAPERS. Vol. LIV (ff. 180). General and family correspondence; 1843-1902.Sir Stafford Henry Northcote, 8th Baronet; 1st Earl of Iddesleigh: Correspondence and papers,: 1843-1887.includes:ff. 1-26 Thomas Cockburn, grandfather of Stafford,..., 1843-1902 British Library
referencedIn (V. ff. 544). 4-20 May, 1852.includes:f. 3 Charles Somers Cocks, 3rd Earl Somers: Letter to the 4th Lord Hardwicke: 1852. f. 5 Adolphus E-Burckhardt, Clerk: Letters to the Postmaster-General: 1852. f. 7 William Alleyne Cecil, Baron Burghley; 3rd M... British Library
referencedIn (XVIII. ff. 544). 13-30 Nov. 1852.includes:f. 1 Hon Eliot Thomas Yorke, MP: Letters to P. Diekson: 1852. f. 3 James Brownlow William Cecil, 2nd Marquess of Salisbury: Letters to the 4th Lord Hardwicke: 1852. f. 5 Captain Thomas Bateson, M P for Lon... British Library
creatorOf Richard Southwell Bourke papers., 1869-1870 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Maj-Gen Sir Owen Tudor Burne, British Army, Private Secretary to Viceroy 1869-72 and 1876-78; Secretary, Political and Secret Dept, India Office 1874-76 and 1878-80; Member, Council of India 1887-96, 1858-1907 British Library
referencedIn (VI. ff. 516). 21 May-6 June, 1852.includes:f. 4 Colonel Hon James Lindsay, MP: Letter to P. Dickson: 1852. ff. 7, 503 Lewis William Buck, MP: Letters to P. Dickson: 1852. f. 9 William Henry Gore-Langton, MP: Letters to P. Dickson: 1852. ff. 15, 1... British Library
referencedIn Papers of members of the Campbell Family, 1798-1912 British Library
creatorOf Copies of correspondence between Richard Southwell Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo (1822-72), as Viceroy of India 1869-72, the 8th Duke of Argyll (1823-1900), Secretary of State for India 1868-74, and other senior officials and eminent persons. Copied from ..., 1868-1872 British Library
referencedIn Genealogical and biographical material on Indian Princes, Chiefs, and landholders, and other prominent personalities in India both British and Indian, compiled mainly after his retirement by Lewin Bentham Bowring (1824-1910), Bengal Civil Service 184... British Library
creatorOf IDDESLEIGH PAPERS. Vol. XV (ff. 152). Letters, etc., of: 1. ff. 1-91. Richard Southwell Bourke, 6th Earl of Mayo, Viceroy of India; 1868-1870. 2. ff. 92-124. Edward Robert Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton, Viceroy of India; 1878-1885. Partly ..., 1867-1885 British Library
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Birth 1822

Death 1872

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