Correspondence of the Fowke, Benn, Walsh and Maskelyne families 1751-1819

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Correspondence of the Fowke, Benn, Walsh and Maskelyne families, 1751-1819

Correspondence of the Fowke, Benn, Walsh and Maskelyne families 1751-1819

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Hastings, Warren, 1732-1818

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Hastings was the first governor general of British India. He began in 1750 as a clerk at the East India Company. In 1761, he was appointed to the Calcutta Council, and in 1769, was made a member of the Madras Council. In 1771, he became governor of Bengal, and in 1774, governor general of India. In 1784, he resigned and returned to England, where he was charged with high crimes and misdemenears. He was impeached in 1787 but, after a long trial, was acquitted in 1795. He was made a privy councilo...

Fowke, Francis, Resident at Benares

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Epithet: Resident at Benares British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001345.0x0002e8 ...

East India Company (active 1500-2004)

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Walsh, Joseph (Joseph F.)

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Hollond, John

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Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur Photo Eur 099 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001244.0x000287 Epithet: Resident at Hyderabad British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000703.0x0001d6 ...

Scott, John

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Epithet: afterwards Earl of Clonmell British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000707.0x00006c Epithet: of Add MS 38309 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000707.0x000082 Title: 1st Earl of Clonmell 1793 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000707.0x000093 Epi...

Coote, Eyre, Sir, 1726-1783

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British general. From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) in third person : Ghiretti, to Sir Philip Francis, 1780 May 14 and Aug. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270532717 General and Commander-in-Chief in the Madras Presidency, 1759-1762 and 1769-1770. Commander-in-Chief in India 1777-1783. From the description of Papers, 1755-[1783?]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122373935 1744-1746 ensign in the 27th foot; 1748-1749 corne...

Stables, John, Captain

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Epithet: Captain British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001512.0x0001b0 ...

Clavering, John, Sir, 1722-1777

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1736 ensign; 1753 captain in the 2nd (Coldstream) foot guards; ?1756-1759 served in the West Indies; 1759 colonel, aide-de-camp to the king; 1760-1763 mission to the landgrave of Hesse-Cassel; 1762 colonel of the 52nd foot; 1770 lieutenant-general; 1773-1777 councillor of the Bengal supreme council; 1776 knighthood Epithet: army officer and councillor in India Title: Knight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description ...

Strachey, Henry, Sir, 1736-1810

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British public official. From the description of Sir Henry Strachey papers, 1776-1783. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981060 1764-1768 private secretary to commander-in-chief in India; 1768-1774 MP for Pontefract; 1774-1780 MP for Saltash; 1774-1778 and 1780-1802 MP for Bishop's Castle; 1782 joint secretary to the Treasury; 1782-1783 under-secretary in the Home Office; 1794-1810 master of the king's household; 1801 baronetcy; 1802-1807 MP for East Grinstead ...

East India Club (active 1751-1939)

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Walsh, John Benn-, Sir, 1759-1825, 1st Baronet, administrator in India

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1777 writer, the East India Company, Bengal; 1781 assistant to the resident, Benares; 1782 factor, the East India Company; 1785 junior merchant; 1786 returned to Britain; 1798-1799 sheriff of Radnorshire; 1802-1806 Member of Parliament for Bletchingley. Epithet: administrator in India Title: 1st Baronet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001394.0x0001a4 ...

Fowke (Family : active 1751-1849 : Creator of Mss Eur D546)

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Walsh, Margaret Benn-, 1758-1836, colonial expatriate in India, née Fowke

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Epithet: colonial expatriate in India, née Fowke British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001477.0x00032b ...

Jones, William

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Epithet: of Norton-under-Cannock, county Staffordshire British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000441.0x00016e Epithet: Reverend; Perpetual Curate of Nayland 1777 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000441.0x000174 Epithet: gardener, of Glasgow British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81...

Wheler, Edward, Subject of Mss Eur D546

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Epithet: of the E India Co British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000560.0x0000c6 Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur D546 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001569.0x0000bb ...

Benn (Family : active 1751-1849)

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Smith, Charles.

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Epithet: Creator of Mss Eur E340 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001512.0x00013f ...

Robinson, John

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Epithet: carrier British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001302.0x0001ab John Robinson served as Secretary for Royal Society of Edinburgh. He wrote to John Brown regarding the Antarctic explorer James Weddell whom they both knew. From the guide to the John Robinson collection, 1839, (Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge) Epithet: MP British Library Archives and Manusc...

Wheelock, Jane D

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Clive, Margaret, 1735-1817, née Maskelyne, wife of Robert Clive

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1753 married Robert Clive [later Baron Clive of Plassey] Epithet: née Maskelyne, wife of Robert Clive British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001477.0x0000aa ...

Rumbold, Thomas, Sir, 1st Baronet, Governor of Madras

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Epithet: Governor of Madras Title: 1st Baronet British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001240.0x00027a ...

Lacam, Benjamin

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Epithet: late Muster-Master at Fort William, Bengal British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001191.0x0000ca Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur D546 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001347.0x00011a ...

Walsh, John, Subject of Mss Eur D546

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Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur D546 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001569.0x00001e ...

Brownrigg, William, Subject of Mss Eur D546

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Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur D546 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001394.0x0002d6 Epithet: MD, of Whitehave British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000795.0x0000f5 Epithet: MD, FRS; chemist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_10000...

Maskelyne (Family : active 1751-1819 : Subject of Mss Eur D546)

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Johnson, Samuel Y.

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Epithet: LLD, lexicographer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x000069 Epithet: Reverend; DD, of Stratford, in Connecticut; afterwards President of King's College, New York British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000356.0x000250 Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur D546 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Pers...

Clive, Robert Clive, baron, 1725-1774

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Governor of Bengal, 1758-1760; 1764-1767. From the description of Letters , 1757-1758. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86126330 1744-1746 writer, East India Company; 1746 accountant's office, East India Company; 1746 ensign, army of the East India Company; 1749 lieutenant; 1751 captain; 1954-1755 Member of Parliament for the borough of Mitchell; 1756 Govenor of Fort Saint David; 1758-1760 Govenor of Bengal; 1761-1765 Member of Parliament for Shrewsbury; 1765-1767...

Hollond, William

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Kelsall, Thomas

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Walsh, Elizabeth, née Maskelyne

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Epithet: née Maskelyne British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001569.0x00001c ...

Chambers, Robert, Sir, 1737-1803

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1754 admitted to the Middle Temple; 1761 called to the bar; 1762 Vinerian fellow; 1766 Vinerian professor, principal of New Inn Hall; 1768 member of the Literary Club; 1774-1783 judge in Bengal; 1777 knighthood; 1783-1791 acting chief justice of Bengal; 1791-1799 chief justice of Bengal; 1797 president of the Asiatic Society of Bengal Epithet: judge Title: Knight British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/8105...

Francis, Philip, 1740-1818

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British civil servant. From the description of Autograph letters signed (3) : to his wife, London, Aire and Brussels, 1765 May 25-1767 Aug. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270750268 From the description of Autograph letter signed, 1788 Feb. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270750282 From the description of Autograph letters signed (12) : London and Calcutta, to Philip Baggs , 1770 Dec. 11 to 1776 Sept. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270750252 From ...

Wade, John Peter, Creator of Mss Eur D103

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Epithet: Creator of Mss Eur D103 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001512.0x000381 ...

Fowke, Joseph, 1716-1800, Indian administrator and diamond merchant

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1736-1752 East India Company servant, Madras; appointed governor of Madras (not taken up); 1771-1781 diamond trader in India; 1781-1787 senior merchant with East India Company Epithet: Indian administrator and diamond merchant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001345.0x0002ef ...

Mathisson, Sarah

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Fowke, Elizabeth

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Walsh (Family : active 1751-1849)

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Clive, Edward, 1754-1839, 1st Earl of Powis, governor of Madras

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1774-1794 MP for Ludlow; 1775-1798 and 1804-1839 lord lieutenant of Shropshire; 1793 appointed to the board of agriculture; 1794 created Baron Clive of Walcot; 1797-1803 governor of Madras; 1804 created earl of Powis; 1804-1830 lord lieutenant of Montgomeryshire Epithet: governor of Madras Title: 1st Earl of Powis British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000295.0x0003a9 ...