Gower, George Granville Leveson-, 1758-1833, 1st Duke of Sutherland

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1779-1784 member of parliament for Newcastle-under-Lyme; 1787-1799 member of parliament for Staffordshire; 1790-1792 ambassador to France; 1794-1831 lord lieutenant of Sutherland; 1799-1801 joint postmaster-general and lord lieutenant of Staffordshire.

Title: 1st Duke of Sutherland

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referencedIn ORIGINAL correspondence, chiefly official, of Francis Godolphin Osborne, Marquess of Caermarthen, and 5th Duke of Leeds, Secretary of State, etc.; Vol. VI.Alleyne Fitzherbert, Baron St Helens: Letters to the 5th Duke of Leeds: 1783 -1790.William Ede..., 1783-1798 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCI (ff. 448). 10 Aug.-Sept. 1825.includes:f. 1 Michael William Lusignan, Curate of Rampisham: Letter to Sir R. Peel: 1825. f. 3 James Brownlow William Gascoyne-Cecll, 2nd Marquess of Salisbury: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1824-1845. f. 5 ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XCIV (ff. 391). 10 Feb.-Mar. 1820.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1820-1827.includes:f. 1 Robert Saunders Dundas, 2nd Viscount Melville: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1808-1826. f.... British Library
referencedIn (XLI. ff. 290). July, 1790-Apr. 1791.includes:f. 1 John Thomas Batt: Letter to Sir R. M. Keith: 1790. ff. 3, 16, 23, 33, 45, 46, 56, 73, 89, 97, 126, 139,165,170,171,173, 175, 262 William Eden, 1st Baron Auckland: Letters to Sir. R. M. Keith: 1772 1... British Library
creatorOf DROPMORE PAPERS. Vol. CCX (ff. 178). 1789-1793, n.d.includes:ff. 2-16v Louis XVI of France: Accounts of the flight to Varennes, etc.,: 1791: Copy.ff. 25-28v Louis XVI of France: George Granville Leveson-Gower, Earl Gower; 1st Duke of Sutherland 1..., 1789-1793 British Library
referencedIn WHITEFOORD PAPERS. Vol. III. 1800-1822.includes:f. 1 Thomas Powell: Letter to C. Whitefoord: 1800. ff. 3, 9, 98 Thomas Coutts, banker: Letters to C. Whitefoord: 1773-1803, n.d. f. 5 Mrs J-Dawson: Letter to M. Whitefoord: 1800. f. 7 E-P-: Letter ..., 1800-1822 British Library
creatorOf MISCELLANEOUS PAPERS: correspondence and papers, partly relating to William Eden, 1st Baron Auckland, and his family; 1717-1902. Some French. Purchased from John Wilson, Esq., 10 Feb. 1968. Paper; ff. 148. British Library arrangement. Contents: 1. ff..., 1717-1902 British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxii. (ff. 422). Sept.-Oct. 1790.Netherlands, United Provinces: Papers relating to the revolt of the Belgian provinces: 1790.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1793.includes:ff... British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxv. (ff. 563). 13 Feb.-Apr. 1791.Turkey: Negotiations, etc., with Austria, at Sistova: 1791.Trade and Commerce: Correspondence, etc., relating to commercial treaty between Holland and England: 1791.Oczakow, Russia: Negotiations concerning the r... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CLXVI (ff. 297). Apr.1822..includes:ff. 1, 67 Alexander Cockburn, diplomatist: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1812-1845. f. 5 James Corry, Secretary, Irish Linen Office: Letters to Sir R. Peel: 1813-1824. f. 7 Mary Foster, of Manchester: Pet... British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxvii. (ff. 480). 21 June-July, 1791.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1793.includes:f. 1 Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville: Correspondence with Lord Auckland: 1772-1799. f... British Library
referencedIn DRAKE PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. 271). (1) Correspondence with Foreign Secretaries and members of the Foreign Office; 1791-1814. ff. 1-145. (2) Correspondence of Drake as Secretary of Legation, etc., at Copenhagen; 1790-1792. ff. 146-271b.Republic of Genoa:..., 1790-1814 British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL correspondence, chiefly official, of Francis Godolphin Osborne, Marquess of Caermarthen, and 5th Duke of Leeds, Secretary of State, etc.; Vol.VII.William Eden, 1st Baron Auckland: Letters to the 5th Duke of Leeds: 1786-1790.includes:ff. 1, 3..., 1783-1798 British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxxi. (ff. 420). Apr.-May, 1792.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1793.includes:ff. 1, 25, 71, 74, 109, 113, 117, 119, 122, 135, 144, 145, 148, 168, 178, 221, 251, 252 Lord He... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XIX (ff. 307). Nov.-19 Dec. 1827.Frederick John Robinson, Viscount Goderich; 1st Earl of Ripon: Correspondence with W. Huskisson: 1824-1829.Greece: Letters and papers rel. to Greek independence: 1827, 1828.George IV of England: Correspondence an... British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxviii. (ff. 493). Aug.-Sept. 1791.William Wyndham Grenville, Baron Grenville; Prime Minister: Correspondence with Lord Auckland: 1787-1814.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1... British Library
referencedIn Vol. xliv. (ff. 565). Oct. 1798-1802.George III of England: Letter to the Princess of Orange: 1802.: Fr.: Copy.includes:ff. 1, 111, 144, 368, 371 George Rose, PC; MP: Correspondence with Lord Auckland: 1785-1806. ff. 3, 167, 168, 180*, 261, 284, 381... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCIX (ff. 284). Sept.-9 Nov. 1826.includes:ff. 1, 2 Richard William Penn Curzon-Howe, 1st Earl Howe: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1826-1846. ff. 3, 5, 27 William Courtenay, 20th Earl of Devon: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1814-1846. f. 1... British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxiv. (ff. 478). Jan.-12 Feb. 1791.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1793.Sistova, Turkey: Negotiations at: 1791.includes:ff. 2, 33, 70, 102, 125, 146, 171, 185, 218, 234, 263... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XIV (ff. 246). July, 1825-Mar. 1826.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Huskisson: 1820-1830.includes:ff. 1, 5-12, 149, 168, 176-181, 211 Sir John Gladstone, 1st Baronet; father of W E Gladstone: Correspondence with W. Huskiss... British Library
referencedIn (XLII.ff.340). May,1791-Aug. 1792.Sir Robert Ainslie, Ambassador to Turkey: Correspondence with Sir R. M. Keith: 1776-1792.includes:ff. 1, 29, 92, 102, 152, 160, 178, 186, 193, 199, 200, 202, 210, 232, 236, 241, 244, 255, 261, 267, 284, 292, 295, 296... British Library
referencedIn Vol. II. xixth cent.William Upcott: Collection of autograph letters,: 18th, 19th centt.includes:f. 3 Jenkins, Miss: Letter to J. Lilly: 1854. f. 4 Thomas Jolley: Letter to R. Triphook: 1825. f. 6 Nelson Kerr: Letter to R. Triphook: 1823. f. 8 Alph..., 19th century British Library
referencedIn (XL. ff. 280). Jan.-June, 1790.includes:f. 1 General Sir Hew Whitefoord Dalrymple, 1st Baronet Governor of Gibraltar: Letters to Sir R. M. Keith: 1776-1790. ff. 3, 14, 16, 18, 38, 50, 74, 99, 101, 146, 175, 189, 192, 223, 225, 252, 273 Francis Godol... British Library
referencedIn Vol. I (ff. 337). 1782 and 1790-1797.George III of England: Correspondence and papers of W. Huskisson: 1782-1820.includes:f. 1 John Warner, DD, Chaplain at the British Embassy, Paris: Letter to, from W. Huskisson: circ. 1790.: Fr. f. 2 b Elizabeth ..., 1782-1797 British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxi. (ff. 482). July-Aug. 1790.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1793.includes:ff. 1, 11, 17, 96, 114, 130, 165, 167, 178, 202-225, 228, 260, 283-288, 309, 338-342, 428 Franci... British Library
referencedIn AUCKLAND PAPERSCorrespondence and papers of William Eden, 1st Baron Auckland ( b. 1744, d. 1814 ), statesman and diplomatist, together with papers of other members of his family, among them being a few letters, 1830-1848, addressed to his son, George..., 1688-1879 British Library
referencedIn Vol.. VII (ff. 272). 20 Jan. 1807-23 Dec. 1809.includes:ff. 1-268 passim Charles Grey, Viscount Howick; 2nd Earl Grey, Prime Minister: Letters to T. Grenville: 1806-1820. f. 4 William Marsden, Secretary of the Admiralty 1804-1807; orientalist: Letter... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCXI (ff. 238). 1818-1820.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1820-1827.includes:ff. 1, 6, 84 Hon Charles William Stewart, afterwards Vane; KB 1813, Baron Stewart 1814, 3rd Marquis of Londonderry 1822: ..., 1818-1820 British Library
creatorOf JOHN GOWER. Vol. I. The Trentham Manuscript of poems by him; circa 1397-1400. Mostly Latin and French. Several of the pieces, which include love songs, moralising verses and some poems addressed to Henry IV, may be dated to the first year of the king..., approximately 1397-1400 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I.; 1734-1786:-In vol. i. is an unsigned letter to Edward Vaughan; [London], 29 May, [1660], f. 1. The names of the writers of the more important letters are-George [Bubb] Dodington [afterwards Lord Melcombe]; 7 Jan. 1755, 3 June, 1762, n.d., f..., 1734-1786 British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxvi. (ff 539). May-20 June, l791.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1793.Sistova, Turkey: Negotiations at: 1791.includes:ff. 1, 23, 43, 70, 76, 85, 110, 133, 139, 176, 178, 23... British Library
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Birth 1758

Death 1833

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