Document ReferencePl C 52/116
TitleLetter from General William Loftus, Rainham to [W.H.C. Cavendish-Bentinck]; 1 Jan. 1802
Date1 January 1802
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionSends the duke his regards for the coming year; would be glad to hear about Lord William if the duke has heard anything; his son, Henry, has told him that Frederick is very well; is anxious to know the fate of the 24th Dragoon; has heard several reports, the last saying that he has lost his regiment, which, he writes, will be a severe blow; adds that he will not believe it until he gets confirmation.
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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA41442Loftus; Henry (fl 1801); -; son of General William Loftusfl 1801
NA1105Bentinck; William H. Cavendish- (1774-1839); Lord; 2nd son of 3rd Duke of Portland; Governor-General of India 1827-351774-1839
NA40129Loftus; William (1752-1831); General1752-1831
NA905Bentinck; William H.C. Cavendish- (1738-1809); 3rd Duke of Portland; succ. 17621738-1809
NA9421Bentinck; W. Frederick Cavendish- (1781-1828); Lord; 4th son of 3rd Duke of Portland1781-1828
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