Document ReferenceOs D 7
TitleNotebook of J.E. Denison including parliamentary notes; Feb.- Mar. 1824
DateFebruary 1824-March 1824
Extent90 ff
Content DescriptionConsists of notebook of J.E. Denison covering period Feb. to Mar. 1824; includes discussion of members of society at national and local level, including family members; refers to types of social entertainments; refers to matters arising in House of Commons, including alterations in procedures and qualifications; discusses taxation and proposed repeal of window tax; discusses changes to colonial Government in West Indies; alludes to diplomatic relationship between France and Spain; refers to specific parliamentary bills, committees and legislation; describes at length visit by King and Queen of Sandwich Islands [Hawaii].

On personal level includes references to Denison's interests such as agricultural machinery and improvements; refers to proposed visit to America; discusses personal finances.
Termgovernments, West Indian 1824
social occasions, opera
social life, England
social occasions, pantomime
parliamentary business, committees
taxation, window tax
machinery, agricultural
diplomacy, France with Spain
foreign policy
parliamentary business, bills, Alien Bill 1824
parliamentary business, bills, Manchester Gas Bill 1824
financial affairs, J.E. Denison
royalty, visits, King and Queen of the Sandwich Islands
parliamentary business, procedures
Physical DescriptionSmall bound volume.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA6634Cooper; Anthony Ashley- (1801-1885); 7th Earl of Shaftesbury; succ. 1851; styled Lord Ashley 1811-511801-1885
NA9662Périgord; Charles M. de Talleyrand- (1754-1838); Prince of Benevento; French statesman1754-1838
NA9468Huskisson; William (1770-1830); Mr; statesman1770-1830
NA6019Wellesley; Arthur (1769-1852); 1st Duke of Wellington1769-1852
NA1045Bentinck; William H. Cavendish-Scott- (1768-1854); 4th Duke of Portland; styled Marquess of Titchfield 1768-18091768-1854
NA9416Bentinck; William H. Cavendish- (1796-1824); Marquess of Titchfield; eldest son of 4th Duke of Portland; styled Viscount Woodstock 1796-18091796-1824
NA1016Scott; Charlotte (1806-1889); Viscountess Ossington; née Cavendish-Bentinck m 1827 J.E. Denison Viscount Ossington1806-1889
NA9708Baring; Francis T. (1796-1866); 1st Baron Northbrook; created Baron 1866 statesman1796-1866
NA1860Peel; Robert (1788-1850); 2nd Baronet; Prime Minister 1841-18461788-1850
NA139Russell; John (1792-1878); 1st Earl Russell1792-1878
NA1101Canning; George (1770-1827); Mr; statesman; Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Exchequer 18271770-1827
NA9480Ryder; Dudley (1798-1882); 2nd Earl of Harrowby; styled Viscount Sandon 1809-18471798-1882
NA7900Denison; Charlotte (-1859); Mrs; née Estwick; wife of John Denison; mother of J. Evelyn Denison-1859
NA900Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1785-1851); 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne1785-1851
NA6073Stanley; Edward G. Smith- (1799-1869); 14th Earl of Derby; statesman1799-1869
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
PL10880/West Indies
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