Seven Splendid Sinners.
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Schulenburg, Ehrengard Melusine von der, 1667-1743
Epithet: Duchess of Kendal British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000618.0x0002c2 ...
de Mailly, Marie Anne, 1717-1744
De Polastron, Gabrielle Yolande Claude Martine, wife of the Comte de Polignac
Epithet: wife of the Comte de Polignac British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000408.0x00032d ...
La Motte, Jeanne de Saint-Rémy de Valois, comtesse de, 1756-1791
Catherine the Great, 1729-1796
Bristol, Elizabeth Chudleigh, Countess of, 1720-1788
Elizabeth Chudleigh (c.1720-1788), courtier and bigamist, was the younger daughter and youngest child of Colonel Thomas Chudleigh (c.1688-1726), lieutenant-governor of Chelsea Hospital, and Henrietta Chudleigh (d. 1756) of Chalmington, Dorset. Her grandmother had been the author Mary Chudleigh. On August 4, 1744, Elizabeth secretly married Lieutenant the Hon. Augustus John Hervey RN (1724-1779). In 1768 Hervey, eager to marry another, pressed Elizabeth for a divorce and the case was brought to t...