Elizabeth Chudleigh

Standard Name: Chudleigh, Elizabeth

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships Mary, Lady Chudleigh
Miss Elizabeth Chudleigh , who became notorious for two upwardly-mobile but bigamous marriages, was MLC 's grand-daughter.
Mary, Lady Chudleigh,. “Introduction”. The Poems and Prose of Mary, Lady Chudleigh, edited by Margaret J. M. Ezell, Oxford University Press, 1993, p. xvii - xxxvi.
xxi n10
Publishing Anna Margaretta Larpent
Her various diaries and journals are catalogued as Huntington HM 31201.
Vickery, Amanda. The Gentleman’s Daughter: Women’s Lives in Georgian England. Yale University Press, 1998.
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They have also been microfilmed and a guide has been published as A Woman's View of Drama, 1790-1830: the Diaries of Anna Margaretta...

Timeline

1 May 1749
Elizabeth Chudleigh created a sensation by appearing at a masquerade in the character of Iphigenia, in a dress so transparent that she was as good as naked.
April 1776
Elizabeth Chudleigh was tried for bigamy in her second marriage, to the late Duke of Kingston : she was found guilty but, her first husband being now a peer, she escaped the punishment of branding...