Document ReferenceNe C 13
TitleLetter from G. Burnet, [later Bishop of Salisbury], Hague, Netherlands, to Lady Rachel Russell; 17 May. 1686
Date17 May 1686
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionDescribes decision to settle in the Hague; audiences with the Prince and Princess of Orange; asks Lady Russell to assist the Countess of Argyll; comments on state of England and Ireland.
Termexiles, English 1686
Irish affairs, politics
royalty, audience with

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA1083William III (1650-1702); King of England Scotland and Ireland1650-1702
NA1084Mary II (1662-1694); Queen of England Scotland and Ireland1662-1694
NA18600Campbell; Anna M. (c.1621-c.1706); Countess of Argyll; née Mackenzie dau. Earl of Seaforth; m 1st 1640 Earl of Balcarres; 2nd 1670 Earl of Argyllc.1621-c.1706
NA18601Burnet; Gilbert (1643-1715); Bishop of Salisbury; attended Lord Russell on the scaffold; Bishop of Salisbury 1689-17151643-1715
NA18590Russell; Rachel (c.1636-1723); Lady; née Wriothesley; 2nd dau. of 4th Earl of Southampton; m 1stly Lord Francis Vaughan, m 2ndly Lord William Russell 1669c.1636-1723
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