Montagu, Charles, Baron Halifax 1700; Earl of Halifax 1714

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Title: 1st Earl of Halifax

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Title: 4th Earl and (1719) 1st Duke of Manchester

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Title: Baron Halifax 1700; Earl of Halifax 1714

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Epithet: afterwards Earl of Halifax, Commissioner of the Treasury and Chancellor of the Exchequer

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creatorOf Vol. II (ff. 204). H -O.includes:f. 1 Charles Montagu, 1st Earl of Halifax: Treasury warrant authorised by: 1698: Signed. f. 2 Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax: Letter to A. Panizzi: 1857. f. 3 Henry Hallam, historian: Letter to A. Panizzi: circ... British Library
referencedIn HODGKIN PAPERS. Vol. X (ff. 256). Documents illustrative of social history, etc.; 1573-1843. 1. Deposition, signed by Rycherd Page, Heughe He[y]ward, Davy Myller, and (by a mark) John Blonte, of St. Clement's parish [St. Clement Danes, London], respe..., 1573-1843 British Library
referencedIn Vol. V (ff. 367). July 1701-Feb. 1701/2.includes:ff. 1-270 passim William Blathwayt, Secretary at War: Correspondence with J. Vernon: 1697-1701.ff. 8-268 passim William III of England: Correspondence with J. Vernon: 1697-1701.: Engl. and Fr.ff. 2... British Library
referencedIn LEAKE PAPERS. Vol. XIV (ff. 22). Collections of J. M. Leake, comprising letters, memorials, etc., addressed to the Lords of the Treasury, formerly inserted at the end of the preceding volume but not included in the contents list; 1691-1723, n.d. Writ..., 1691-1723 British Library
referencedIn CORRESPONDENCE, memoranda copies of royal warrants, etc., relating to a claim of Peregrine Osborne, Marquess of Caermarthen, afterwards 2nd Duke of Leeds, to the office of Auditor of the Exchequer; 1675-1703. Among the writers of letters are William ..., 1675-1703 British Library
referencedIn LETTERS AND PAPERS of William Blathwayt, Commissioner of Trade and Plantations, relating to Barbados; 18 June, 1664 -10 Jan. 1706 and n. d. Included are claims made upon the revenue of the island by William [Hay, 3rd] Earl of Kinnoull (ff. 2-5) and ... British Library
referencedIn MEMOIRS and copies of correspondence of Charles Allestree, of Christ Church, Oxford, and Vicar of Daventry, co. Northampton, with other matter. Autograph. The contents are:-1. "Calendarium Oxoniense," notes of incidents at Oxford, 6 July-17 Nov. 16..., 18th century British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS English original letters, etc.; 1592-1812. 1. [Sir] F[rancis] Knollys [Treasurer of the household] to the keeper of the park at Hartingfordbury, co. Hertford; Hampton Court, 10 Oct. 1592. Signed. f. 1. 2. Fragment of a warrant of the Pr..., 1592-1812 British Library
referencedIn COLLECTION of original letters, warrants, and papers, many of which refer to the expenses of the Tower Establishment and other offices, the repayment of Crown Loans, tho transfer of South Sea Stock, etc.; 1576-1763. On f. 29 is a portrait of Sir Edwa..., 1576-1763 British Library
creatorOf British Records Association Collection. Vol. I (ff. 116). A. Priced catalogue of printed books, alphabetically arranged by author or title; last quarter of 16th cent. Latin. Imperfect, now comprising four pieces apparently cut from one leaf for use i..., 16th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL poems of Charles Montague, Earl of Halifax, being rough drafts with corrections of various pieces, chiefly in English, with a few in Latin. Among them are:-1. Lines on Gallo, f. 21 b. 2. Verses beginning, "You ask how I can write so much of... British Library
referencedIn Vol. DCCIX (ff. 201). [19th century]includes:ff. 1-103 passim Religion: Memoranda by W. E. Gladstone rel. to: 1832-1894.ff. 65-94 passim Theology: Memoranda by W. E. Gladstone on theological subjects: [1829]-1894.ff. 104-130 Poetry ENGLISH: Ver..., 19th century British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL, correspondence, chiefly between Thomas Osborne, Earl of Danby, lst Duke of Leeds, and officers of state and other officialpersons in England; 1661-1700. Among the writers are:-[Henry Ferne, D.D., Dean of Ely, afterwards Bishop of Chester], ..., 1661-1700 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I, ff. 243includes:f. 1 Charles Berkeley, Viscount Dursley; 2nd Earl of Berkeley (1698); Envoy to the Hague: Letter to J. Swift: 1709.ff. 3, 15, 17, 19, 25, 30 Joseph Addison, dramatist and essayist: Letters to J. Swift: 1708-1718.ff. 5, 7, ... British Library
referencedIn POEMS and other pieces, chiefly satirical. Most are dated, the extreme dates, some but not all of which-seem to be those rather of copying than of composition, being 1687 and Feb. 1711 [17121. There are many references to the Kit-Cat Club and its mem..., 1698-1740 British Library
creatorOf Vol. II (ff. 176). June 1697-1699.Netherlands. Army of: Arnold Joost van Keppel, 1st Earl of Albemarle: William III of England: Correspondence and papers of Lord Albemarle: 1689-1699: Partly Fr., Dutch and Germ.includes:ff. 1-21v, 24-53v, 68-71v Wa... British Library
referencedIn MACKINTOSH COLLECTIONS. Vol. XXIX. (ff. 215). Notes and extracts from the papers at Welbeek Abbey, including:-1. Memoirs of Edward Harley, brother of Robert, 1st Earl of Oxford, 1688-1715. f. 1. 2. "Letters concerning the birth or supposition of a P..., 1687-1716 British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL official correspondence of Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin, Lord High Treasurer, chiefly with reference to Scotch affairs; 1701-1710. Among the writers are:-[Sidney Godolphin, Earl of] Godolphin [Lord High Treasurer], ff. 1, 432, 434..., 1701-1710 British Library
referencedIn Vol. II (ff. 274). D-L.includes:f. 1 Sir Robert Dallington, Master of the Charterhouse: Biographical notice: 18th cent.f. 2 Edmund Dickenson, d 1707 MD: Biographical notices: 18th cent.f. 3 Publius Cornelius DolabeIla, Roman general; d. 44 BC: ... British Library
referencedIn MILLES COLLECTION. Vol. VII (ff. i + 251). Papers relating to the revenue and trade of Ireland; 1629-1713. The contents include:-(1) Establishment of the army in Scotland; 25 Nov. 1693. ff. 3-6. (2) Collectors' accounts of forfeited lands and goods;..., 1629-1713 British Library
referencedIn Vol. IV (ff. 312). T-W. Together with miscellaneous notes among which are: (a) extracts relating to Cambridge men, from Thomas Baker's collections in Harley MSS.7031-7037. ff. 178-201;-(b)'Alphabetical list of Lives' by Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Ox... British Library
referencedIn LETTER-BOOK of William Blathwayt, Secretary-at-War, and acting Sec. of State to William III, containing copies or memoranda of official letters, mostly in Latin and French, to foreign potentates and others, with a few instructions for ambassadors, et..., 1695-1701 British Library
referencedIn HODGKIN PAPERS. Vol. IX (ff. 247). (A) Accompts, receipts, orders for payment, nearly all royal and official, circ. 1430-1772 ; (B) Accompts and correspondence of William Watts, Court-tailor to Charles II, viz. : A. 1. Order, addressed to Thomas Drie..., 16th century-18th century British Library
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 VOL. I.: [William Gordon] Earl of Aberdeen; Kelly, 6 Apr. 1733, f. 1. [Montagu Venables-Bertie] Earl of Abingdon; [? 1712] and Rycott, 7 Apr. 1726, ff. 3, 7. [Thomas Bruce] Earl of Ailesbury; Brussels, etc., 19 Nov. 1711-7 Mar. 1714[5], ff. 9-29. Geo..., 1698-1755 British Library
creatorOf CONINGSBY PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. 184). Letters to Lord Coningsby; 1690-1721. Correspondents include William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland, Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin, Robert Harley, 1st Earl of Oxford, Charles Montagu, 1st Earl of Halifax,..., 1690-1721 British Library
referencedIn ROYAL MUSIC COLLECTION. Act II. With the bookplate of ‘The Right Honble Charles, Lord Halifax, 1702’.ff. 115.Charles Montagu, 1st Earl of Halifax: Music manuscript , previously owned by Charles Montagu: 18th cent., 1702 British Library
referencedIn Vol. IV (ff. 346). 2 May 1699-1700. At the end are some copies of earlier papers.includes:ff. 1-88 passiim Matthew Prior, poet and diplomatist: Correspondence with J. Vernon: 1698-1699.ff. 25-221 passim William III of England: Correspondence with... British Library
referencedIn CORRESPONDENCE between James Vernon, Secretary of State, and Williain Blathwayt, Secretary at War and acting as secretary to William III. at Loo and elsewhere, on official and political business and general news; 9 May, 1693-1/12 Aug. 1701. With one ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. II. (ff. 289). (1) John Thurloe, Secretary of State, to Henry Cromwell, Major-General of the Forces in Ireland, on the Protector's refusal to take the title of King; 12 May 1657. From a letter 'in ye possession of the ... Earl of Shelburn'. Cop... British Library
referencedIn TWENTY-SIX LETTERS from Charles Montague, Chancellor of the Exchequer [cr. Baron Halifax in 1700, and Earl of Halifax in 1714], to William Blathwayt, Secretary at War, etc., on the project of a Land Bank, the new Exchequer Bills, the difficulties of ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XVII (ff. 281). Enclosures: 7 Apr.-17 Sept. 1686.Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Bevil Skelton, diplomatist: Correspondence with Lord Middleton: 1682-1688.James Scott, Duke of Monmouth: Letters and papers rel. to his invasion and rebellion, and supporter... British Library
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Bremen, Germany
Swabia, Circle of, Germany
Appleby, Westmorland
Sunbury, Middlesex
Tattersett, Norfolk
Hartingfordbury Park, Hertfordshire
Netherlands, Europe
Ireland, Europe
Alençon, France
Venice, Italy
Buckinghamshire, England
Aix La Chapelle, Germany
County Durham, England
Richmond, Surrey
Sheen, Surrey
Waterford, Ireland
London, England
Lübeck, Germany
Yorkshire, England
Newport, Buckinghamshire
Woodstock Parks, Oxfordshire
Spires, Germany
Chelsea, Middlesex
West Indies, America
Grisons, the Netherlands
Galway, county of, Ireland
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Besthorpe, Norfolk
Middlesex, England
Hampton Court, Middlesex
Stoke-next-Guildford, Surrey
Carlisle, Cumberland
Northumberland, England
Limerick, Ireland
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Switzerland, Europe
Canary Islands, Spain
Oudewater, the Netherlands
Geneva, Switzerland
London, England
Ireland, Europe
New England, America
York, Yorkshire
Nonsuch, Surrey
Greenwich, Kent
Down, county of, Ireland
Ireland, Europe
Hampton Court, Middlesex
Worms, the Rhineland
Richmond, Surrey
Oatlands, Surrey
Sheerness, Kent
Daventry, Northamptonshire
London, England
Barbados, the Carribean
Hampton Court, Middlesex
Yorkshire, England
Scotland, Kingdom of, United Kingdom
Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Hackney, Middlesex
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Netherlands, Europe


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