Bruce, Thomas, 1766-1841, 7th Earl of Elgin

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referencedIn Vol. xxxviii. (ft. 425). 6-31 Mar. 1793.Peter Thompson Botham, merchant: Letter to Lord Grenville: 1793.: Copy.William Wyndham Grenville, Baron Grenville; Prime Minister: Correspondence with Lord Auckland: 1787-1814.Netherlands, United Provinces: Cor... British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxxix. (ff. 445). Apr.-10 May, 1793.includes:ff. 2, 72, 146, 197, 225, 335, 423 Sir Morton Frederick Eden, 1st Baron Henley: Correspondence with his brother, Lord Auckland: 1772-1814. f. 4 Pierre Henri Hélène Marie Tondu Le Brun, French Ministe... British Library
referencedIn Vol. VII (ff. 231). Robert Banks Jenkinson, Baron Hawkesbury, 2nd Earl of Liverpool 1808; 1801-1804.includes:ff. 1-231 passim Robert Banks Jenkinson, Baron Hawkesbury; 2nd Earl of Liverpool; Prime Minister: Correspondence, partly on his behalf, wit..., 1801-1804 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 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
creatorOf BLAKENEY COLLECTION. Vol. XV. Miscellaneous letters and state papers; 1685-1827. Partly copies and printed. Partly French and Italian. Some are addressed to members of the Townshend family; others were acquired by Blakeney from Sotheby's, 4 April 195..., 1685-1827 British Library
creatorOf Vol. IV (ff. 157). 1831-1850.includes:f. 1 Henry E. Curtis: Letter to J. W. Croker,: 1831.f. 4 J. Edwards, at Bawtry: Letter to J. W. Croker,: 1831.ff. 8, 13, 21, 66 Sir William Webb Follett, Attorney-General: Letters to J. W. Croker,: 1831-184..., 1831-1850 British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS autographs and papers., 17th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCVI (ff. 318). 10 Mar.-19 May 1826.includes:f.1 John Wright, d 1844 bookseller and author: Letters to Sir R. Peel: 1825-1842.ff. 3, 17, 198 James William Freshfield, of Freshfield and Kaye, solicitors; MP: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: ... British Library
creatorOf Vol. VI (ff. 131). 1813-1821. Copiesincludes:ff. 1-3, 26 Robert Southey, poet: Correspondence with J. W. Croker,: 1813-1820: Copies.ff. 6, 18, 25 Sir Walter Scott, Baronet; author: Correspondence, with J. W. Croker,: 1815: Copies.f. 10 Thomas B..., 1813-1821 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CV (ff. 369). 22 Apr.-14 June, 1823.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1820-1827.includes:f. 1 William Hill, of the Treasury: Letters to R. Willimott: 1814-1823. f.2 Reverend James M'Ghee, Magistrat fo... British Library
creatorOf PAGET PAPERS (2ND SERIES). Vol. XXXI (ff. 274). Typewritten copies of the correspondence of Sir Arthur Paget (1771-1840), Sir Augustus Berkeley Paget's father, mostly marked by Sir Augustus to be omitted from his edition of his father's papers, The P... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXVI (ff. 256). 17-20 Dec. 1834.includes:f. I Ernest Augustus Charles Brudenell-Bruce, 3rd Marquess of Ailesbury: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1834-1848.ff. 3, 10 William Brooks: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1834.f. 5 William Bro... British Library
referencedIn Vol. xix. (ff. 430). Jan.-22 Apr. 1790.Prussia; Sovereigns of: Negociations with England and Holland conc. a general peace: 1790.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1793.includes:ff.... British Library
referencedIn PAGET PAPERS. Vol. XVIII (ff. 222). (1) Letters from Henry Manvers Pierrepont, partly as Envoy to Sweden; 1803-1811. ff. 1-33b. (2) Correspondence with Alexander Straton, mostly as Chargé d'Affaires at Constantinople; 1794-1805. Preceded (f. 34) by a..., 1794-1811 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XIII. (XII. ff. 394). 21 Sept.-15 Nov. 1799.includes:f. 1 Philip Lamb, Agent for Transports at Malta: Letters to Lord Nelson: 1798, 1805. f. 3 William Frederick Wyndham, diplomatist: Letters to Lord Nelson: 1796-1798. f. 7 Lieutenant William D... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCII (ff. 331). Oct.-9 Nov. 1825.includes:f. 1 General Sir Harry Calvert, 1st Baronet: Letters to Sir R. Peel: 1813-1825.f. 3 J-Cubin: Letter to Sir R. Peel: 1825.ff. 5-329 passim Henry Hobhouse, Under-Secretary of State: Correspondence ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCVIII (ff. 237). Circ. 1798-1812.includes:ff. 1, 34, 114, 116 Robert Banks Jenkinson, Baron Hawkesbury; 2nd Earl of Liverpool; Prime Minister: Correspondence with his father the 1st Earl: 1781-1808. ff. 1, 34, 114, 116 Charles Jenkinson, 1st ..., approximately 1798-approximately 1812 British Library
referencedIn 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 PAGET PAPERS. Vol. XIV (ff. 240). Correspondence, as Envoy at Palermo, with Gilbert Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, 1st Baron Minto, 1st Earl of Minto 1813, mostly as Envoy at Vienna; 1799-1802. Partly French and Italian. Including (ff. 69-227 passim) corr..., 1799-1802 British Library
creatorOf CROKER PAPERS (2ND SERIES). Vol. VIII (ff. i+28). Notebook containing copies of letters, etc.; aft. 1818. Imperfect at the beginning (see f. ib). As follows: 1. ff. 2-8b. Letters of Commander John Wesley Wright as a prisoner in France; 1804, 1805. 2...., 1803-1818 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I. A.D. 1785-1804Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville: Correspondence, mainlywith Harford Jones: 1785-1804.India: Correspondence, mainly of Sir Harford Jones, with 1st and 2nd Viscounts Melville: 1785-1820.includes:ff. 2, 10 John Haliburton, of..., 1785-1804 British Library
referencedIn Vol. LVII (ff. 364). 1811.Joseph Bonaparte of Spain: Correspondence and papers of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool rel. to the Peninsular War: 1808-1812.Hon Spencer Perceval, Prime Minister: Correspondence: circ. 1808-1812.Robert Banks Jenkinson, Baron Hawk..., 1811 British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXXI (ff. 433). 23 Oct.-Dec. 1814.includes:f. 1 Edward Bootle-Wilbraham, 1st Baron Skelmersdale 1828; formerly Wilbraham-Bootle: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1802-1825. f. 3 Lady Caroline Wood, wife of Colonel Thomas Wood, of... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXXVII (ff. 349). 18 Apr.-19 May, 1817.includes:f. 1 Hon Basil Cochrane: Memorandum: 1817. f. 2 Charles Brudenell-Bruce, 1st Marquess of Ailesbury: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1817-1820. f. 3 Silas Neville, of Norwich: Lette... British Library
creatorOf Vol. III (ff. 177). 1809-1830.includes:ff. 1, 35 John Swift Emerson, solicitor, of Dublin: Letters to J. W. Croker: 1809, 1812.f. 3 Sir John Beckett, 2nd Baronet: Letter to J. W. Croker: 1809.f. 5 General Sir John Floyd, 1st Baronet: Letter to ..., 1809-1830 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XLVI. (ff. 302). May 1807-Mar. 1808.William Windham, Secretary of State, etc: General political correspondence: 1782-1810.includes:f.1 Thomas Tuckfield: Letter to W. Windham: 1807. f. 3 Lieutenant Francis Lewis: Letter to W. Windham: 1807. f. 4 ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXCI (ff. 329). 1819-1826.George IV of England: Correspondence and papers of the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1820-1827.includes:f. 1 Chimney-sweepers: Remarks on the Bill for regulation of: 1819. f. 1 Jenkin Jones, Director of the Phoenix Fire Insur..., 1819-1826 British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS, chiefly of scientific men and many of them addressed to Dir Joseph Banks, President of the Royal Society; 1693-1868. Several engraved and other portraits are interspersed. The names of the writers are given in the index. Paper;..., 1693-1868 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 Vol. CCXXIII (ff. 321). Apr.1832-Dec. 1833.includes:f. 1 William Buckland, geologist: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1823-1848.ff. 3, 11, 31, 32, 261, 291, 293 Henry Hobhouse, Under-Secretary of State: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1818-1848... British Library
creatorOf Ceylon, 1800-1804 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XIV. (XIII. ff. 346). 16 Nov.-31 Dec. 1799.includes:ff. 1-7, 21, 23, 34, 68, 90, 112, 124, 135, 140, 171 General Sir John Francis Edward Acton, 6th Baronet Neapolitan Prime Minister: Letters to Lord Nelson: 1793-1805. ff. 9, 262, 264, 306 Hon H... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CLXX (ff. 255). 17-31 Aug. 1822.includes:ff. 1, 5 James Stephen, MP; Master in Chancery: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1822, 1825.f. 7 James Burnie, Provost of Kirkcudbright: Letter to Sir R. Peel: 1822.f. 9 M-Diedriche Eichbaum: Lette... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXII (ff. 267). Jan. 1831-Mar. 1832.includes:ff. 2, 50, 118, 138, 159, 175, 181, 183 William Holmes, MP: Letters to Sir R. Peel: 1815-1839. ff. 5-205 passim Henry Hobhouse, Under-Secretary of State: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1818-1848. ... British Library
creatorOf LETTERS, ETC., TO SIR WILLIAM HAMILTON, K.B., mostly as Envoy at Naples; 1766-1800, n.d. Partly French, Italian and Spanish. Presented by Mrs Evelyn M. Nightingale. Paper; ff. 98. Folio. 1766-1800., 1766-1800 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CLXXVI (ff. 422). May -June 1823.includes:f. 2 Sir William Arbuthnot, 1st Baronet: Letter to Sir R. Peel: 1823. ff. 5, 6 Rebecca Heffernan, wife of Sergt W Heffernan: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1823-1824. ff. 8, 159, 387 Frederick John Ro... British Library
creatorOf DROPMORE PAPERS. Vols. CLII-CLIV. 7th Earl of Elgin; 1791-1822. See also Add. 59258. Three volumes., 1791-1822 British Library
referencedIn Vol. xxiii. (ff. 453). Nov.-Dec. 1790.Netherlands, United Provinces: Correspondence, etc., of Lord Auckland while Minister at the Hague: 1790-1793.includes:f. 4 Princes of Orange: Correspondence with Lord Auckland: 1790-1793.: Fr. ff. 7, 58, 308, 34... British Library
referencedIn Vol. I (ff. 55). Correspondence of Adm. Collingwood with successive First Lords of the Admiralty:-1. Ten letters to Collingwood from [Charles Middleton, 1st Baron] Barham, 1st Lord of the Admiralty, 6 Nov. 1805-1 Mar. 1806. All, save the two on ff...., 1805-1808 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXXI (ff. 268). 23 July, 1787-31 Jan. 1799.includes:ff. 1, 31, 51, 232 Charles Jenkinson, 1st Earl of Liverpool: Correspondence with Marquis Cornwallis: 1779-1798.: Copies (except the first). ff. 1, 31, 51, 232 Charles Cornwallis, Viscount Brom... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CLXXXV (ff. 291). 8 May-5 June 1824.includes:f. 1 Mrs Byrne: Letter to, from Sir R. Peel: 1824.: copy.f. 2 Lord Frederick Cavendish-Bentinck, MP: Letter to Sir R. Peel: 1824.f. 4 William Murray Borthwick: Letter to Sir R. Peel: 1824.f. 6 ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XLVIII (ff. 322). Jan. 1797-Sept.1802.Cyphers: Various British and foreign diplomatists: 1800-1804.includes:ff. 1, 4 Henry Essex Edgeworth de Firmont, Confessor to Louis XVI: Letters to the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1797-1807. f. 3 General Lord Ad... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXX (ff. 355). 17 Aug.-23 Oct. 1814.includes:f. 1 Sir Walter Stirling, 1st Baronet; of Faskine: Letter to the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1814. f. 3 Francis Basset, Baron De Dunstanville 1796: Correspondence with the 2nd Earl of Liverpool: 1812-181... British Library
referencedIn Vol V. (ff. 629), 1789-1794.Prisons: Letters and papers relating to J. Bentham's panopticon: 1789-1812.Panopticon: Correspondence and papers relating to Jeremy Bentham's panopticon: 1789-1812.includes:ff. 1, 5, 41, 53, 66, 115, 133,180, 210, 268, 272..., 1789-1794 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. XVI. (XV. ff. 392). 21 Mar.-31 Dec. 1800.includes:ff. 1, 3, 40, 42, 59, 69, 77, 81, 83, 110, 112, 116, 128, 131, 139, 149-153, 214, 328-332, 340, 343, 359, 368, 383-388 Admiral Sir Thomas Troubridge: Correspondence with Lord Nelson: 1797 -1800.... British Library
creatorOf DROPMORE PAPERS. Vol. CCCCIV (ff. 175+80*). 1. ff. 1-130v. The Scottish Peerage election of 1790; 1790-1791. Includes correspondence of Dundas, Lord Elgin, and Thomas Astle, for whom see also Add. 58914-58918, 59006-59008, 59000 respectively. 2. ff. ..., 1789-1791 British Library
creatorOf JOHN CONRATH: autograph notebook of John Conrath, attendant at the British Museum from 1816-1837; 1815-1835. Partly French. Notebook contains list of Townley and Elgin antiquities, with diary entries concerning the British Museum and with drawings an..., 1815-1835 British Library
referencedIn LIVERPOOL PAPERS. Vol. II (ff. 288). Letters of English statesmen, etc., most of them (with the exception of Spencer Perceval's and Warren Hastings') addressed to the 1st or 2nd Earl of Liverpool. They are from: (a) Edmund Burke, 1780, 1794. ff. 1, 3..., 1761-1820 British Library
referencedIn LETTERS from Sir Alexander John Ball, Bart., Captain and (1805) Rear-Admiral, Governor of Malta (1802-1809), to Granville Penn, a clerk in the War Department, relating to political affairs and the situation in Malta, Egypt, etc.; 28 May, 1802-27 Dec...., 1802-1805 British Library
referencedIn LIVERPOOL PAPERS. Vol. CCCVII (ff. 109). Official Correspondence of the 1st Earl, supplementary to 38197-38236; 1762-1804.includes:f. 1 Admiral Charles Middleton, Baronet 1781 1st Baron Barham 1805: Letters to the 1st Earl of Liverpool: 1762-1789. f..., 1762-1804 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CLXXI (ff. 260). Sept. -11 Oct. 1822includes:ff. 1-253 passim George Robert Dawson, Under-Secretary of State: Correspondence with his brother-in-law Sir R. Peel: 1813-1846.ff. 3, 5, 95 General Sir Thomas Bradford, GCB: Correspondence with S... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XXXIX. (ff. 292). Nov. 1800-June 1802.William Windham, Secretary of State, etc: General political correspondence: 1782-1810.includes:ff. 1, 21, 133 Rear-Adn. John Blankett: Correspondence with W. Windham: 1795-1801.f. 9 John Symmons: Corresp... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XV. (XIV. ff. 353). 1 Jan.-20 Mar. 1800.includes:ff. 1, 8, 10, 18, 31-35, 50, 52, 64-68, 77, 79, 84, 101, 103, 112, 116, 196, 204, 210, 241, 267, 269, 285, 293-300, 304-308, 317, 334, 343 Admiral Sir Thomas Troubridge: Correspondence with Lord ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXLVIII (ff. 512).1840.includes:ff. 1-457 passim Sir Thomas Francis Fremantle, Baronet; 1st Baron Cottesloe 1874: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1828-1849.ff. 3, 6, 20, 30, 37, 74, 115 Granville Charles Henry Somerset, son of Henry, 6th D..., 1840 British Library
referencedIn Vol. I,ff. 255. Letters to Maj.-Gen. Alexander Stewart of the 3rd Foot (the Buffs), Commandant at Ostend during the campaign in Flanders under Frederick Augustus, Duke of York, in the war of the First Coalition against France; 7 Aug. 1793-31 Mar. 17..., 1793-1794 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 PAGET PAPERS. Vol. XVII (ff. 155). (1) Correspondence with Admiral George Keith Elphinstone, 1st Baron Keith, Viscount Keith 1814, as Commander-in-Chief in the Mediterranean, and with his secretary, Nicholas Brown; 1800-1802. ff. 1-133b. (2) Letters ..., 1800-1802 British Library
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Lancashire, England
Ireland, Europe
Liverpool, Lancashire
Cromer, Norfolk
Corfu, the Ionian Islands
Canada, North America
Margate, Kent
Sandwich, Kent
Netherlands, Europe
Alexandria, Egypt
Rhode Island, North America
New Holland, North America
Bolton-le-Moors, Lancashire
Loch Assynt, Sutherlandshire
Wilcott, Great Ness
Malta, Europe
Netherlands, Europe
Netherlands, Europe
Bahama Islands, the Carribean
Turkey, Asia Minor
United States of America
Netherlands, Europe
Aughrim, Galway
Ireland, Europe
Lowestoft, Suffolk
British Guiana, South America
Scotland, United Kingdom
Port Civitavecchia, Italy
El-Arish, Egypt
Maintz, Germany
Ireland, Europe
Slamannan, Stirlingshire
Scotland, United Kingdom
Scotland, United Kingdom
Turkey, Asia Minor
Persia, Asia Minor
Willemstad, the Netherlands
Lanarkshire, Scotland
Mauritius, Indian Ocean
Zante, the Ionian Islands
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United States of America
Manchester, Lancashire
Danzig, Germany
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
India, Asia
Cheshire, England
Edinburgh, Scotland
Bradford, West Riding of Yorkshire
Charlton and Kidbrooke, Kent
Oczakow, Russia
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Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire
Walmer Castle, Dover
Iceland, Europe
Nottinghamshire, England
China, Asia
Falmouth, Cornwall
Walmer Castle, Dover
London, England
Lancashire, England
Netherlands, Europe
Sistova, Turkey
Turkey, Asia Minor
Ireland, Europe
Poland, Kingdom of, Europe
Poland, Kingdom of, Europe
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Cadiz, Spain
Sunderland, Durham
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Creagh, Roscommon
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Derbyshire, England
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Monmouth, Monmouthshire
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Berlin, Germany
Brussels, Belgium
Amsterdam, Netherlands
West Indies, America
Walmer, Kent
Athens, Greece
Richmond, Surrey
Blackheath, Kent
Red River Settlement, North America
Norwich, Norfolk
Deal, Kent
Liverpool, Lancashire
Genoa, Italy
Gibraltar, Spain
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Tripoli, Lybia
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Norderney, East Frisia
Genoa, Italy
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East Retford, Nottinghamshire
East Grinstead, Sussex
Southwold, Suffolk
Malta, Europe
Sistova, Turkey


Birth 1766

Death 1841

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