Lawrence, John Laird Mair, 1811-1879

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India settlement officer; 1846 commissionership, Trans-Sutlej States; 1856 KCB; 1857 GCB; 1861 Knight Companion of the Order of the Star of India; 1864-1869 Viceroy of India.

Title: 1st Baronet Lawrence

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creatorOf CHARNWOOD AUTOGRAPHS. Vol. I. English historical autographs, etc., circa 16th-20th cent. Included are Henry VII, Charles I, Oliver Cromwell, William III, Anne, and George II; Sir Philip Sidney, Thomas Wentworth, 1st Earl of Strafford, Thomas, 3rd Bar..., approximately 16th century-20th century British Library
referencedIn Jawala Sahai papers., 1847-1874 British Library
creatorOf Lawrence, John Laird Mair, 1811-1879. Papers, 1864-1879 [microform]. University of Calgary Library, Taylor Family Digital Library (TFDL)
referencedIn ROSE PAPERS. Vol. XXXVI (ff. 220). Correspondence of Lord Strathnairn during various commands in India; 1857-1864.Hugh Henry Rose, Baron Strathnairn: Correspondence and papers: 1834-1885.includes:ff. 1, 6 Sir Robert North Collie Hamilton, 6th Baronet..., 1857-1864 British Library
creatorOf Sir John Laird Mair Lawrence papers., 1806-1880 British Library
referencedIn Vol. VII (ff. 272). 1846-1859.includes:ff. 1, 3, 6, 8, 89 Lieutenant-General George Hunter: Letters to Lt.-Col. H. Bruce: 1846-1855. f. 5 Lieutenant-General Sir Charles James Napier, GCB: Letter to Lt.-Col. D. Forbes: 1846.: Signed. ff. 6-17b, 50, 61..., 1846-1859 British Library
referencedIn Letters received by Sir James Cosmo Melvill, East India Company Home service 1808-58, and his son, also James Cosmo Melvill, East India Company and India Office official 1838-72, 1835-1884 British Library
creatorOf Lawrence, John Laird Mair, 1811-1879. Letter to James Robinson : Queen's Gate W. : ALS, 1874 Apr. 10. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Papers of 3rd Marquess of Salisbury as Secretary of State for India 1866-67 and 1874-78, 1866-1878 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXXXII (ff. 172). 1863 -Feb. 1871.includes:ff. 1, 107 George William Frederick Villiers, 4th Earl of Clarendon: Letters to Lord Ripon: 1859-1870. f. 3 Army; England: Minutes and memoranda rel. to: 1859-1881. f. 3 General Sir William Montagu Sc... British Library
creatorOf MILLAR BEQUEST. Vols. XC, XCI. Autograph collection, 1689-1937 British Library
referencedIn NIGHTINGALE PAPERS. Vol. XL (ff. 250). Correspondence with:-(1) George Frederick Samuel Robinson, 2nd Earl of Ripon and 3rd Earl de Grey of Wrest, 1st Marquess of Ripon 1871, as Viceroy; 1861-1889: supplementary to similar correspondence in the Ripo..., 1861-1899 British Library
referencedIn Letter, dated 22 Dec 1909, from Helen C Mackenzie, widow of Lt-Gen Colin Mackenzie (1806-81), Madras Army 1825-73, to Sir Alexander Waldemar Lawrence, 4th Bart (1874-1939), giving her reminiscences of his grandparents Sir Henry and Honoria Lawrence,..., 1909 British Library
creatorOf Sir John Laird Mair Lawrence papers., 1863 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Maj John McLoughlin Short, Indian Army 1916-31, Indian Army Reserve Officer 1939-43, 1938-1967 British Library
referencedIn Vol. IX (ff. 236). 1862-1864.includes:ff. 1, 3, 26, 68, 70, 104, 106, 124 William Robinson, Inspector of Police, Madras; CSI 1866: Letters to Lt.-Col. H. Bruce: 1860-1862. ff. 5, 11, 60, 73 Lewis Bentham Bowring, CSI; Commissioner, Mysore: Letters t..., 1862-1864 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Robert Vernon Smith, 1st Baron Lyveden (1800-73) as President of the Board of Control 1855-58, 1855-1858 British Library
creatorOf Haines/ Stonor Papers: contents of an autograph album, with some loose material, consisting of letters, letter covers and signatures of British statesmen, peers, politicians and bishops, etc.; circa 1816?-1900, n.d.; , approximately 1816-1900 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Edward Parry Thornton, Bengal Civil Service, 1852-1878 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Brig-Gen John Nicholson, Bengal Army 1839-57, General Sir James Abbott, Bengal Artillery 1823-53; and of their biographer Evelyn Werge Thomas (1891-1975), and other members of the Thomas family, 1746-1972 British Library
creatorOf CORRESPONDENCE AND PAPERS OF FIELD MARSHAL SIR CHARLES HENRY BROWNLOW, G.C.B. (b. 1831, d. 1916), mostly relating to campaigns on the North-West Frontier; 1851-1876. See History of the 20th (Duke of Cambridge's Own) Infantry, Brownlow's Punjabis, 191..., 1851-1876 British Library
referencedIn John Cave Browne papers., 1851-1870 British Library
referencedIn NIGHTINGALE PAPERS. Vol. XXXIX (ff. 207). Correspondence with Sir John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Bart., 1st Baron Lawrence 1869, as Viceroy; 1862-1879.John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence: Correspondence, etc., with Florence Nightingale: 1862-..., 1862-1879 British Library
referencedIn John Colpoys Haughton papers., 1837-1881 British Library
referencedIn John Pitt Kennedy papers., 1847-1856 British Library
referencedIn Sir Neville Bowles Chamberlain papers., 1857-1880 British Library
referencedIn Sir Henry Montgomery Lawrence papers., 1857 British Library
referencedIn Grant Duff, Mountstuart Elphinstone, Sir, 1829-1906. Grant Duff Collection, 1852-1916 British Library
creatorOf IDDESLEIGH PAPERS. Vols. XI-XIV. Correspondence as Secretary of State for India with the Viceroy, John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence; 1867-1868. Partly copies and printed. Four volumes., 1867-1868 British Library
referencedIn CORRESPONDENCE Of Major-General (afterwards Field-Marshal) Studholme Hodgson, when in command of the expedition against Belleisle in 1761, chiefly with Williain Pitt and [Charles Windham, Earl of] Egremont, Secretaries of State, and Charles Townshend..., 1757-1857 British Library
referencedIn Sir George Russell Clerk papers., 1838-1896 British Library
referencedIn Beynon Collection; papers of and relating to Maj-Gen Sir William George Lawrence Beynon (1866-1955), Indian Army 1889-1919, chiefly concerning his service on the North-West Frontier; letters home to his wife Nora and his parents and sister, from vari..., 1835-1955 British Library
creatorOf Sir John Laird Mair Lawrence papers., 1858-1869 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Sir Henry Lawrence, Bengal Artillery 1823-57; and of his wife Honoria Lawrence, 1830-1857 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 Sir Henry Bartle Edward Frere papers., 1858 British Library
referencedIn William Coldstream papers., 1857-1894 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Capt Robert FitzGerald, Bombay Army 1836-53, and of James Edward FitzGerald, Prime Minister of New Zealand 1854, 1835-1906 British Library
referencedIn Edward Augustus Prinsep papers., 1848-1898 British Library
creatorOf Letter,dated 14 Jun 1857 from Sir John Lawrence (1811-79), Bengal Civil Service (1830-59); Chief Commissioner of the Punjab 1853-59; Member, Council of India 1859-63; Viceroy of India 1864-69 to Brigadier Brind (1802-57), Bengal Army 1819-57, command..., 1857 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
referencedIn Papers of Sir Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax (1800-85), as President of the Board of Control 1853-55, and Secretary of State for India 1859-66, 1853-1870 British Library
referencedIn Chesson, F. W. (Frederick William), 1833 or 4-1888. Papers, 1858-1905. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Papers and Correspondence of Sir Herbert Edwardes, Bengal Army 1841-68, Commissioner of Peshawar 1853-59, 1847-1858 British Library
creatorOf Sir John Laird Mair Lawrence papers., 1861 British Library
referencedIn Papers and diaries of Sir Courtenay Peregrine Ilbert (1841-1924), Legal Member of Council of Governor-General of India 1882-86; President of Governor-General's Council 1886, 1875-1913 British Library
referencedIn Pearse Collection, 1844-1947 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
referencedIn William Tallack Correspondence, 1830-1907 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf Miscellaneous letters from Sir John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence (1811-79), Bengal Civil Service 1830-59; Chief Commissioner of the Punjab 1853-59; Member, Council of India 1859-63; Viceroy of India 1864-69; affirming in one (12 May 1859) ..., 1857-1879 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 Vol. XXXI (ff. 273). 1859-1889.includes:f. 1 Admiral Sir Charles Eden, KCB: Letter, etc., to Lord Halifax: 1859. f. 3 Vice-Admiral Edward Titham: Letter to Sir C. Eden: 1859: Copy. f. 5 Admiral Hon Swynfen Thomas Carnegie: Letter to Sir C. Eden: 1859..., 1859-1889 British Library
referencedIn Henry Vansittart papers., 1844-1872 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XCI (ff. 134)Army; England: Papers rel. to health of troops in India: 1863-1866.includes:ff. 100-115b passim John Laird Mair Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence: Correspondence, etc., with Florence Nightingale: 1862-1879. British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCXXXIV (ff. 288). Feb.-Mar. 1869.includes:ff. 1, 15, 10, 98 Sir William Jenner, 1st Baronet; President of the Royal College of Physicians: Correspondence with W. E. Gladstone: 1869-1883. ff. 2, 10, 16, 44, 73, 112, 124 Sir Edward Sullivan, 1s... British Library
referencedIn General Sir Charles Patton Keyes, Madras Army: correspondence, 1804-1898 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCXVIII (ff. 295). May-Sept.1864.includes:ff. 1, 3 Henry Ashworth, founder of the Anti-Corn Law League: Letters to W. E. Gladstone: 1862-1868. f. 5 Acton Smee Ayrton, PC; MP: Correspondence with W. E. Gladstone: 1864-1874. f. 7 Thomas Baring, ... British Library
referencedIn Saunders Collection: official, demi-official and private correspondence of Charles Burslem Saunders, Bengal Civil Service 1843-78, and of his wife Matilda, including material relating to the Indian Mutiny, the siege of Delhi, and their life in Berar ..., 1857-1875 British Library
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associatedWith Chesson, F. W. (Frederick William), 1833 or 4-1888. person
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associatedWith Robinson, James. person
associatedWith Tallack, William, 1831-1908 person
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Birth 1811-03-04

Death 1879-06-27




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