Conway, Henry Seymour

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Epithet: Field-Marshal

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Epithet: 2nd son of Francis Seymour Conway Earl of Hertford

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referencedIn Letters of Samuel Johnson, LL.D., collected and edited by George Birkbeck Hill, extra-illustrated, 1413-1900 (inclusive), 1775-1839 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866. Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843 Houghton Library
referencedIn TWENTY-FOUR. Original Letters from king George III. to Lieut.-Genl. Henry Seymour Conway, when Secretary of State, 1765-1783;-Ten Original Letters from Caroline, Princess of Wales, to Mr. Hoper, 1813-1815;-Four Original Letters of William-Frederick,..., 1765-1821 British Library
creatorOf NAPIER PAPERS. Vol. V (ff. 207). General correspondence of George and Sarah Napier; bef. 1781-1817, n.d. Preceded (ff. 1-4b) by a copy of 'An Ode to Lord John Cavendish upon leaving Chatsworth. By D[avid] G[arrick]', 1763, first published in the Euro... British Library
creatorOf TOWNSHEND PAPERS. Vol. I (ff. 123, in two parts:-A, ff. 1-7, 10-123; B, ff. 8-9). Personal papers, mostly of or relating to Lord Townshend; 1697-1898. Included are letters, etc., relating to the Battle of Quebec and its aftermath, 1759 (ff. 8b-43b) ..., 1697-1898 British Library
referencedIn DRAUGHTS of letters from General Conway to Mr. Benjamin Langlois, Ambassador at Vienna, and his successor, Viscount Stormont; also to Mr. Fulke Greville, Envoy at Munich, and Mr. Will. Gordon, Resident at Brussels; with précis of despatches from each... British Library
referencedIn Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866. Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843 Houghton Library
creatorOf Vol. XX (ff. 221). 16 Feb.-July 1764.includes:ff. 1, 89 Simon Harcourt, 1st Earl Harcourt: Correspondence with G. Grenville of Simon Harcourt: 1757-1765.f. 3 William Pulteney, Earl of Bath 1742: Letters to [G. Grenville?] from William Pulteney: 1... British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL Letters (chiefly official) from [Charles Wyndham] Earl of Egremont; Secretary H. S. Conway; Francis Fauquier, Esq., Lieut.-Governor of Virginia; Benning Wentworth, Esq., Governor of New Hampshire; [Charles Lennox] Duke of Richmond ; [John F..., 1763-1769 British Library
referencedIn Vol. X, 1764-1792.includes:ff. 1-14b Elizabeth Vassall Fox, formerly Fox; wife of Henry, 3rd Baron Holland: Copies by, of correspondence and verses: 1808, 1820, n.d.ff. 1, 4, 6b, 7b, 9, 11, 89 George Macartney, Earl Macartney: Letters to, from C..., 1764-1792 British Library
referencedIn Vol. DLXVII (ff. 255). (1) Correspondence of the Duke with his wife, continuing Add. MS. 61666 above; 1758, n.d. See B. C. Erskine, Lady Diana Beauclerk, Her Life and Work, 1903, pp. 32-41. ff. 1-71b. (2) General correspondence of the Duke; 1729-[175..., 1729-1759 British Library
referencedIn Vol. XCV B (ff. 182). 1751-1766, n.d.includes:ff. 1-4, 11, 26, 40 Brigadier-General Grenville Elliott, Major -General 1758: Letters to 2nd Lord Egmont: 1751.f. 5 Augustus John Hervey, 3rd Earl of Bristol 1775: Letter to 2nd Lord Egmont: 1751.ff. ..., 1751-1766 British Library
referencedIn Counterpart lease for seven years of a chamber at staircase no. 8 on the west side of Serles Court, Lincoln’s Inn, over the chamber occupied by Taylor White esq. at £42 yearly; 10 Oct. 1766. From Sir Matthew Lamb, Bart., of Brocket Hall, co. Hertf., ... British Library
referencedIn LETTER-BOOK Of Henry Shirley, Chargé d'Affaires at Moscow and St. Petersburg (see Add. MS. 6826, f. 123); 14 May 1767-15 July,1768. It contains his correspondence with Henry Seymour Conway and [Thomas Thynne,] Viscount Weymouth, Secretaries of State... British Library
creatorOf MACKINTOSH PAPERS (3RD SERIES). Vol. XXXVIII. Extracts from the Hanover, Phelps, and Canover Papers, part of the papers collected by George Temple Nugent-Grenville, 1st Marquess of Buckingham, and kept at Stowe, his seat in co. Bucks.; 1711-1767. ..., 1711-1767 British Library
creatorOf Vol. XIX (ff. 211). 1761-11 Feb. 1764.includes:ff. 1, 43 Lieutenant-General Sir Richard Lyttelton, KB; MP; Governor of Minorca: Correspondence with his cousin, G. Grenville of Lt.-Gen. Sir Richard Lyttelton: 1754-1770: Partly copies.ff. 3, 90 Gil... British Library
referencedIn DRAUGHTS of letters from General Henry Seymour Conway, Secretary of State, to Sir Joseph Yorke [afterwards Lord Dover], Ambassador at the Hague; with précis of despatches from Sir J. Yorke, and two letters from [Richard?] Wolters [Resident at Brussel... British Library
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correspondedWith Johnson, Samuel, 1709-1784 person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Rochefort, France
Ireland, Europe
Cape St Vincent, Portugal
Lauffeldt, Limburg
Stockbridge, Hampshire
Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
Buckinghamshire, England
Waddesdon, Buckinghamshire
Chatham, Kent
Oxfordshire, England
Ireland, Europe
Aboukir Bay, Egypt
Quebec, Canada
Serles Court, Middlesex
Ghent, Flanders
Norfolk, England
Windsor, Berkshire
Australia, Australia
Turkey, Asia Minor
Barham, Kent
Grenada, the W. Indies
Ireland, Europe


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