Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1195
TitleLetter in French from Baron de Wassenaer Duvenvoirde, Haye [Hague], Netherlands, to [Robert Harley] 1st Earl of Oxford; 18 Sep. 1714
Date18 September 1714
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionConcerns the King's succession; refers to delight at learning that the King was recognized with such universal delight throughout his kingdoms; notes the advantages of his succession for the union and comments with satisfaction on Harley's correct appraisal of the situation; reports the King's arrival at the Hague and his imminent crossing.
Termmonarchy, succession of House of Hanover

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA19598George I (1660-1727); King of Great Britain and Ireland1660-1727
NA29972Duvenvoorde; Arent (1669-1721); Baron van Wassenaer; Dutch diplomat1669-1721
NA893Harley; Robert (1661-1724); 1st Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; M.P.; speaker 1701-1705; P.M. 1711-17141661-1724
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