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Os - Papers of John Evelyn Denison, Viscount Ossington (1800-1873)
1 - Papers of J.E. Denison and the Denison family.
C - Correspondence of J.E. Denison and the Denison family.
Os C 26
Letter from F. Leveson-Gower, [later 1st Earl of Ellesmere], London, to J.E. Denison; 25 Dec. 1825
25 December 1825
Hopes arrangements will be made with Lord Yarborough for Lincolnshire shooting party; discusses negotiations with his father [Duke of Sutherland] over opposition to canal and railway plans; requests that Denison keep discussion confidential; includes news of social engagements in London at which he lists protagonists.
social life, England
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Dates of existence
Pelham; Charles Anderson- (1781-1846); 1st Earl of Yarborough; M.P. 1803-23
Wellesley; Catherine S.D. (1773-1831); Duchess of Wellington; daughter of 2nd Baron Longford
O'Connell; Daniel (1775-1847); Mr; Irish politician
Cooper; Anthony Ashley- (1801-1885); 7th Earl of Shaftesbury; succ. 1851; styled Lord Ashley 1811-51
Gower; George G. Sutherland-Leveson- (1786-1861); 2nd Duke of Sutherland; succeeded 1833
Egerton; Francis (1800-1857); 1st Earl of Ellesmere; also F. Leveson-Gower M.P.
Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 1872
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