Document ReferenceNe C 6617/1-2
TitleLetter from William Green, Salisbury Square, London to Henry Pelham-Clinton, 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne, Clumber Park, Nottinghamshire; 29 Aug. 1818
Date Of Creation29 August 1818
Extent4 ff
LevelItem/file
Content DescriptionIs pleased that the duchess is well; has discussed the alleged bribery by Mr Lawson at Boroughbridge with Mr Jones; is not confident that a bribery case can be proven; hopes to find enough evidence for a petition; discusses the living obtained by the 1st Duke of Newcastle in 1766 and an estate there held under lease from the Bishop of Salisbury; says that the purchase of Markham estate has been completed; has had discussions with the Bishop of Lincoln regarding the Clumber tithes.
Termelections, Boroughbridge 1818
bribery and corruption, elections
estate business, Markham estate
tithes, Clumber

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NA487Holles; Thomas Pelham- (1693-1768); 1st Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; also 4th Duke of Newcastle upon Tyne; cr. 17561693-1768
NA13670Lawson; Marmaduke (1793-1823); Mr; J.P.; M.P. Boroughbridge 1818-1823; accused of election bribery 1818; unseated by petition 18201793-1823
NA13261Jones; Gilbert (-c.1847); Mr; solicitor; of Jones and Green London-c.1847
NA953Clinton; Georgiana Elizabeth Pelham- (1789-1822); Duchess of Newcastle under Lyne; née Mundy; m 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne 18071789-1822
NA12999Green; William (fl 1815-1828); Mr; solicitor of Jones and Green Londonfl 1815-1828
NA900Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1785-1851); 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1785-1851
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