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Robert Nugent (ca. 1702-1788), 1st Earl of Nugent, British politician and poet. His second wife was Anne Craggs Newsham Nugent, daughter of the postmaster general James Craggs and widow of John Knight (d. 1733), a prominent MP with considerable interest in colonial trade.

From the description of Nugent family papers : Correspondence, 1672-1784 (bulk 1720-1784). (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122545673

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