Montagu-Dunk, George, Earl of Halifax, Secretary of State

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Epithet: Secretary of State

Title: Earl of Halifax

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Epithet: formerly Montagu 2nd Earl of Halifax

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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
creatorOf Vol. CCLXXXIV. [1764?]-1789.George Grenville, Prime Minister: British North America: Thomas Pitt, 1st Baron Camelford: Colonial papers of George Grenville and Lord Camelford rel. to British North America: circa 1764.includes:ff. 1-31, passim Georg..., 1764-1789 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I (ff. 280). 1761-1774.includes:f. 1 George Greville, 2nd Earl of Warwick: Letters to Sir W. Hamilton: 1761, 1768.f. 3 George Montagu-Dunk, 2nd Earl of Halifax; formerly Montagu: Letter to Sir W. Hamilton: 1764.: Signed.f. 5 Thomas Panton,..., 1761-1774 British Library
referencedIn HONE PAPERS, supplementary to Add. MSS. 40108-40122, divided into two main sections, viz.:-A. Correspondence and papers of William Hone, bookseller (d. 1842), 1813-1840, including a draft scheme (ff. 1-3 b) for the reform of Lunatic Asylums in a let..., 1675-1879 British Library
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
creatorOf SUPPLEMENTARY GRENVILLE PAPERS. Vol. V (ff. 232). Correspondence of Grenville with; 1. ff. 1-97v. Earl of Egremont; 1751-1763. 2. ff. 98-232v. Earl of Halifax; 1763-1768.includes:ff. 1-95 Charles Wyndham, 2nd Earl of Egremont: Correspondence with h..., 1751-1768 British Library
creatorOf WESTON PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. i+438). 1763-1764. An index to the letters is included at the beginning of the volume (ff. 1-7v).Edward Weston, Under Secretary of State: Letters, etc., to Edward Weston: 1763-1910.includes:ff. 7-199, passim George Montag..., 1763-1764 British Library
referencedIn STREATFEILD COLLECTIONS. Vol. XLV1I. Original documents, most of which relate to the affairs of, or are written by residents in, the county of Kent; 1493-1810. Amongst them are the following :-1. Acquittance by William Warham [Archbishop of Canterbu..., 1493-1810 British Library
creatorOf NORTH (SHEFFIELD PARK) PAPERS. Vol. IX (ff. 219). 1. ff. 1-172. Letters, memorials and petitions received relating to patronage, mostly to Lord North; 1769-1788, n.d. 2. ff. 173-219. Letters mostly to Lord North from correspondents seeking charity; 1..., 1769-1789 British Library
creatorOf SUPPLEMENTARY GRENVILLE PAPERS. Vol. XXIX (ff. 170). 1. ff. 1-109v. Correspondence, etc., of the Duc de Choiseul and the Comte de Choiseul, mainly with William Pitt and the Earl of Egremont; 1761-1762. Copies. French. 2. ff. 110-151v. Letters from th..., 1761-1764 British Library
referencedIn Vol. v. (ff. 324). 1771.Christian VII; King of Denmark: Correspondence of R. Gunning, English Minister to: 1766-1771.includes:ff. 1, 211, 236, 248, 270, 272 William Henry Nassau de Zuylestein, 4th Earl of Rochford: Correspondence with R. Gunning, M..., 1771 British Library
creatorOf Vol. III (ff. 226). P -Y.includes:f. 1 William Paley, Archdeacon of Carlisle: Letter to the Rev. A. Youle: 1795.f. 3 Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston; Prime Minister: Letter to — Thomson: 1836.f. 4 Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Pal... British Library
creatorOf WESTON PAPERS. Vol. II (ff. i+334+82*). 1765-1770. An index to the letters is included at the beginning of the volume (ff. 1-7v). An order for the induction of Charles Fleetwood Weston (d. 1853) to the Rectory of Buckland with Farforth cum Maidenwell..., 1765-1910 British Library
creatorOf Vol. I (ff. 270). A -G.includes:f. 1 George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen; formerly Gordon; Prime Minister: Letter to A. Panizzi: 1856. f. 3 William Harrison Ainsworth, alias 'Cheviot Ticheburn'; novelist: Letter to A. Jones: 1840. f. 4 Ge... British Library
creatorOf Vol. XXIV (ff. 204). Sept. 1765-Nov. 1768.includes:ff. 3, 5 Frederick North, 2nd Earl of Guilford; Lord North; Prime Minister: Correspondence with G. Grenville of Frederick North: 1763-1765.ff. 4, 86, 88, 100, 109, 117, 149, 190 George Chalmers, ... British Library
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