Document ReferenceOs C 625
TitleLetter from [W. Cavendish], 7th Duke of Devonshire, Holker Hall, Newton in Cartmel, Lancashire, to J.E. Denison; 27 Jan. 1867
Date27 January 1867
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionInforms him that Bishop of Oxford [Jackson] has recommended his nephew Rev. Hodgkinson for Sutton in Ashfield living; states that living is gift of Cavendish family; comments that Hodgkinson has been curate to [Alfred] Brook and [Charles] Gray of East Retford; asks Denison for personal opinion on matter.

Autograph note by J.E. Denison on f 2v reads 'Could you give me or procure for me in strict confidence, reliable information on the question here asked'.
Termreligions, Church of England
patronage, familial
occupations and professions, clerical
administration, Church of England
clerical livings, Sutton in Ashfield

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA7150Jackson; John (1811-1885); Bishop of London; Bishop of Lincoln 1853-1868 London 1868-18851811-1885
NA10178Brook; Alfred (1828-1870); Rev.; vicar of East Retford Notts 1854-57; vicar of Mansfield Woodhouse Notts 1860-701828-1870
NA10179Gray; Charles (fl 1855-1906); Rev.; Vicar of East Retford 1866-75fl 1855-1906
NA10180Hodgkinson; George L. (1837-1915); Rev.; curate of East Retford 1865-671837-1915
NA10181Cavendish; William (1808-1891); 7th Duke of Devonshire; succ 1858; 2nd Earl of Burlington 1834-18581808-1891
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
PL17978/East Retford/Nottinghamshire/England
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