Document ReferenceOs C 492
TitleLetter from Lord G. Bentinck, to J.E. Denison; n.d. [1830]
Date1830 (c)
Extent5 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that Lord Sefton is unwilling to write to Liverpool builders Mr Stewart or Mr Foster as he believes they will not be influenced and will support Mr Ewart [in election]; informs him that Mr Rushton has visited concerning election subscription; would be impolitic for him to collect for own brother-in-law; states that he cannot expect financial support from Whigs; Labouchere has undertaken to see friends about finances including Lord Stanley; comments that election will be expensive but in future elections he could expect support of Liverpool merchants; believes the days of Wellington Government to be numbered; comments on Brougham's Reform motion; refers to Wellington's anti-reform speech in session; believes Lord Grey and Palmerston's friends will succeed to ministry.

Refers to 1830 Liverpool bye-election; relates to Os C 493.
Termpolitical parties, Whigs
patronage, social
financial affairs, elections
elections, Liverpool 1830
patronage, political
elections, cost of
parliamentary business, reform
governments, Wellington Ministry 1830

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA9945Ewart; William (1798-1869); Mr; M.P. 1828-681798-1869
NA6474Labouchere; Henry (1798-1869); 1st Baron Taunton; statesman1798-1869
NA6073Stanley; Edward G. Smith- (1799-1869); 14th Earl of Derby; statesman1799-1869
NA6019Wellesley; Arthur (1769-1852); 1st Duke of Wellington1769-1852
NA6069Brougham; Henry P. (1778-1868); 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux; Lord Chancellor1778-1868
NA10077Molyneux; William P. (1772-1838); 2nd Earl of Sefton; styled Viscount Molyneux until 17951772-1838
NA6026Grey; Charles (1764-1845); 2nd Earl Grey1764-1845
NA143Temple; Henry John (1784-1865); 3rd Viscount Palmerston; succ. 1802; statesman; Prime Minster 1855-1858 and 1859-18651784-1865
NA10078Foster; John (c.1787-1846); Mr; Liverpool builder and architectc.1787-1846
NA10079Rushton; Edward (1796-1851); Mr; barrister member of Liverpool reform party1796-1851
NA1081Bentinck; W. George F. Cavendish- (1802-1848); Lord; Lord George Bentinck M.P.; son of 4th Duke of Portland1802-1848
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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