Twiss, Horace, 1787?-1849

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Husband of Frances Kemble Twiss, the actress.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : to Mr.---?, 1838 Dec. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270573676

Epithet: QC; politician

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Epithet: KC; politician

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Twiss was a British writer and Member of Parliament.

From the description of Letter, 24 May 1819. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 236049672

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn English-language manuscript verse in the Houghton Library: First-line index, ca. 1000-ca. 1820. Houghton Library
referencedIn Boswell's Life of Johnson : including Boswell's Journal of a tour to the Hebrides and Johnson's Diary of a journey into North Wales, edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1464-1897 (inclusive), 1724-1874 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXI (ff. 323). Jan.-14 Feb. 1827.includes:ff. 1-322 passim Herbert Taylor, Lieutenant -General 1825; GCB 1834; Secretary to George III and William IV: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1822-1835.ff. 3, 10, 28, 34 Sir Henry Halford, 1st Baron... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCLIV (ff. 456). 7-31 Oct. 1843.includes:ff. 1, 109 Francis Robert Bonham, Principal Storekeeper of the Ordnance: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1829-1850. ff. 3, 7, 12-24 Captain Sir George Couper, 1st Baronet Comptroller of the Household of... British Library
referencedIn William Charles Macready papers, 1819-1866 Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Vol. CCCLXVII (ff. 378). 16-30 June 1844.Bank of England: Correspondence of Sir R. Peel rel. to the Bank Charter Act: 1844.includes:ff. 1, 3 Francis Robert Bonham, Principal Storekeeper of the Ordnance: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1829-1850.f.... British Library
referencedIn Cork and Orrery, Mary (Monckton) Boyle, Countess of, 1748-1840. Autograph letter signed : Burlington Street [London], to William Beckford, 1808 Aug. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Vol. CXXIX (ff. 403). Jan. 1830-Dec. 1834.includes:ff. 25, 103, 105, 113, 123 Sir Henry Halford, 1st Baronet; physician: Letter, to the Duke of Wellington: 1830.f. 27 John Singleton Copley, 1st Baron Lyndhurst: Letters to the Duke of Wellington: ... British Library
creatorOf Twiss, Horace, 1787-1849. Autograph letter signed : to Mr.---?, 1838 Dec. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852. Letters, 1823-1840, England. Brown University Archives, John Hay Library
referencedIn Letters to Horace Twiss, 1807-1905 Bodleian Library, Oxford
referencedIn Vol. CCCXVII (ff. 413). 7-18 Dec. 1841.includes:f. 1 Corn: Prices: 1731-1845.f. 1 Prices: Corn: 1731-1845.f. 7 William Arundell Harris Arundell, of Lifton Park, county Devon: Letters to Sir R. Peel: 1841.ff. 8, 12 Thomas Brodrick, of Macclesf... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCLXXII (ff, 457). 1-24 Oct. 1844.includes:ff. 1, 3, 65, 116, 322-329 Sir George Clerk, 6th Baronet of Penicuick; statesman: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1822-1849.f. 5 Frances Cole, wife of Major -General Hon. Sir Galbraith Lowry Cole:... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXVlII (ff. 262). 27-31 Dec., and undated, Dec 1834.includes:f. 1 Charles Arbuthnot, PC; MP; diplomatist: Letter to T. Venables: 1834.f. 3 Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury: Letter to W. Y. Peel: 1834.f. 5 George Stanhope, 6... British Library
referencedIn Kempner, Alan H., 1897-1985,. Alan H. Kempner papers, 1809-1981. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Vol. LIV ( ff. 333 ). 14 Feb. 1837-19 Nov. 1840.Richard Bentley, publisher (I): Agreements with authors and others: 1829-1871.: Mostly signed.includes:ff. 1-2 (signed), 3 (draft) Captain Sir John Ross, RN: Agreements with R. Bentley: 1837-1838.ff.... British Library
referencedIn Alan H. Kempner Collection of Literary Letters and Manuscripts, 1809-1981. Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCLXIII (ff. 366). 19 Apr.-2 May 1844.includes:f. 1 Sir William Allan, PRA,Scotland: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1842, 1844.f. 3 Royal Scottish Academy: Memorial for a grant: 1844.: Printed.f. 8 Bank of England: Correspondence of Sir... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXLIll (ff. 390). Jan.-July 1837.includes:ff. 1, 205 James Scarlett, 1st Baron Abinger: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1825-1843.ff. 4, 33, 95, 259 Charles William Vane, Baron Stewart; formerly Stewart; 3rd Marquess of Londonderry: Corres... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LVI ( ff. 338 ). 20 Nov. 1846-14 June 1851.Richard Bentley, publisher (I): Agreements with authors and others: 1829-1871.: Mostly signed.includes:f. 1 Marguerite Gardiner, alias Margaret; 2nd wife of Charles, Earl of Blessington; author: Agre... British Library
creatorOf Twiss, Horace, 1787-1849,. Autograph letter signed from Horace Twiss, London, to Alexander Murray, Esq., London [manuscript], 1825 December 29. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831. Papers of Sarah Siddons [manuscript], 1778-1832. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Twiss, Horace, 1787-1849. Letter, 24 May 1819. Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
referencedIn Vol. CCXVII (ff. 423). 21 May-Dec. 1828. British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCCVI (ff. 369). Aug.1841, and undated, Jan.-Aug. 1841.includes:ff. 2, 6 Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Baronet; Prime Minister: Memoranda, etc., by: 1812-1847.ff. 3, 5 Charles Shaw-Lefevre, Speaker of the House of Commons (1839), Viscount Eversley (1... British Library
referencedIn Donald Hyde and Mary Hyde Eccles Autograph Collection, 1505-1957 (inclusive), 1702-1854 (bulk). Houghton Library
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correspondedWith Boswell, James, 1740-1795 person
associatedWith Cork and Orrery, Mary (Monckton) Boyle, Countess of, 1748-1840. person
associatedWith Kemble, Charles, 1775-1854 person
associatedWith Kempner, Alan H., 1897-1985, person
correspondedWith Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873 person
associatedWith Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852. person
correspondedWith Murray, Alexander, d. 1830 person
associatedWith Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Charnwood Forest, Leicestershire
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Lough Corrib, Ireland
Scotland, United Kingdom
Renfrewshire, Scotland
Bokhara, Central Asia
Tahiti, Pacific Ocean
Manchester, Lancashire
United States of America
Australia, Australia
Stirlingshire, Scotland
Manchester, Lancashire
Warwickshire, England
Cumberland, England
Australia, Australia
London, England
Cork, Ireland
Africa, Africa
Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire
Liverpool, Lancashire
Edinburgh, Scotland
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Tahiti, Pacific Ocean
Ireland, Europe
Ireland, Europe
India, Asia
Gorhambury, Hertfordshire
Azores, North Atlantic Ocean
Waterford, Ireland
Berwickshire, Scotland
Peebles, Scotland
Glasgow, Scotland
Edinburgh, Scotland
Durham, England


Birth 1787-02-28

Death 1849-05-04



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