Document ReferenceOs C 137
TitleLetter from C.J. Canning, [later Earl Canning], Rome, Italy, to J.E. Denison; 21 Nov. 1846
Date21 November 1846
Extent3 ff
Content DescriptionDiscusses in detail weather and journey to Rome but is now settled; lists notable members of English aristocracy in Rome and states that they have all gone their own ways; Lord Malmesbury has been delayed by fever in Venice; refers to marriage of the Elgins; refers to Frederick Bruce's appointment and enquires as to patronage arrangements; gives account of his fishing activities while in Scotland which included injury to his hand.
Termaccidents, fishing
travel, Italy
social news
appointments, diplomatic
patronage, political

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6098Harris; James H. (1807-1889); 3rd Earl of Malmesbury1807-1889
NA9694Harris; Corisande E. (1807-1876); Countess of Malmesbury; wife of 3rd Earl1807-1876
NA6279Bruce; Frederick W.A. (1814-1867); Sir; diplomat son of 7th Earl of Elgin1814-1867
NA987Bruce; James (1811-1863); 8th Earl of Elgin and 12th Earl of Kincardine1811-1863
NA9695Bruce; Mary L. (1819-1898); Countess of Elgin and Kincardine; wife of 8th and 12th Earl1819-1898
NA6636Grey; Henry G. (1802-1894); 3rd Earl Grey1802-1894
NA9696Grey; Maria (1803-1879); Countess Grey; née Copley wife 3rd Earl1803-1879
NA9697Egerton; George G.F. (1823-1862); 2nd Earl of Ellesmere; styled Viscount Brackley 1846-57 succeeded 18571823-1862
NA9698Egerton; Mary L. (1825-1916); Countess of Ellesmere; styled Viscountess Brackley 1846-1857 wife of 2nd Earl1825-1916
NA9699Anson; Thomas W. (1795-1854); 1st Earl of Lichfield1795-1854
NA9700Anson; Louisa C. (-1879); Countess of Lichfield; née Philips-1879
NA6114Fitzmaurice; Henry Petty- (1816-1866); 4th Marquess of Lansdowne; M.P. styled Earl of Shelburne 1836-18631816-1866
NA9701Fitzmaurice; Emily J. Petty- (1819-1895); Marchioness of Lansdowne; Lady Shelburne until 1863 Baroness Naire from 1867 wife of 4th Marquess1819-1895
NA9702Percy; George (1778-1867); 5th Duke of Northumberland; 2nd Earl of Beverley 1830-67 succeeded Dukedom 18651778-1867
NA9703Percy; Louisa H. (1781-1848); Countess of Beverley; née Stuart-Wortley-Montague wife of 2nd Earl1781-1848
NA9704Walpole; Horatio William (1813-1894); 4th Earl of Orford; 4th Earl of 2nd creation; succ. 1858; styled Lord Walpole 1822-18581813-1894
NA9705Walpole; Harriet Bettina Frances (-1886); Countess of Orford; wife of 4th Earl of 3rd creation; styled Lady Walpole 1841-58-1886
NA1109Canning; Charles J. (1812-1862); Earl Canning; governor general of India 1856-18621812-1862
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
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PL9880/Naples/Kingdom of the Two Sicilies/Italy
PL9970/Ravenna/Papal States
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