Document ReferenceNe C 4545
TitleUnsigned letter from John Parkinson, Leyfields, Nottinghamshire, to [Henry P.F. Pelham-Clinton] 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; 17 Jul. 1837
Date Of Creation17 July1837
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionConfirms that Mr Denison has retired from the contest for the southern division of the county; has heard nothing further respecting Lord Galway for the Hundred of Bassetlaw; encloses an extract of a statement from Mr Falkner.

Adds in a postscript that Lord Manvers' tenants have been instructed to vote for Mr Houldsworth and Mr Knight.

Copy of statement from Mr Falkner; reports that Mr Foljambe will certainly be returned; says that the contest will be between Mr Houldsworth and Mr Knight; reports that the friends of Mr Knight are 'soliciting for plumpers', which is neither generous nor proper; has no doubt of Mr Houldsworth's return.
Termelections, candidates
elections, canvass
elections, South Nottinghamshire 1837
elections, North Nottinghamshire 1837

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
NA11166Falkner; - (fl 1837); Mr; agent? to 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lynefl 1837
NA11163Houldsworth; Thomas (1772-1852); Mr; M.P. Pontefract 1818-1830, Newton 1830-1832, North Nottinghamshire 1832-18521772-1852
NA9648Knight; Henry Gally (1786-1846); Mr; M.P. Aldborough 1814-1815; Malton 1831-1832; North Nottinghamshire 1835-18461786-1846
NA8312Pierrepont; Charles Herbert (1778-1860); 2nd Earl Manvers; succ. 18161778-1860
NA11143Parkinson; John (fl 1830-1837); Esq.; agent of 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lynefl 1830-1837
NA900Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1785-1851); 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1785-1851
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