Augustus Henry Fitzroy, third Duke of Grafton

Standard Name: Grafton, Augustus Henry Fitzroy,,, third Duke of


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politics Charlotte Forman
Her Jacobite upbringing would have familiarised her with a stance of opposition to government. Her adult political opinions, held with firmness and expressed with vigour, developed steadily in the direction of liberalism and reform. They...


14 October 1768
The Duke of Grafton formed the government in succession to William Pitt , following an election in March.