Hugh Percy, first Duke of Northumberland

Standard Name: Northumberland, Hugh Percy,,, first Duke of


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Dedications Maria Barrell
This was Printed for the Author, with a quotation from Prior on the title-page.
Barrell, Maria. Reveries du Coeur. Dodsley, Walter, Owen, and Yeats, 1770.
The running head throughout the volume uses a different title: Poems on Various and Select Occasions. The volume...
Family and Intimate relationships Frances Seymour, Countess of Hertford
Elizabeth, known during childhood as Lady Betty Seymour, lived to become a duchess, and the guardian and hander-on of her family's cultural inheritance. She married Sir Hugh Smithson (who then took her grandmother's birthname of Percy


September 1770
It was rumoured that the Duke and Duchess of Northumberland planned to hold not one but two Public Days a week.
The duchess was a letter-writer of note; her mother, as Lady Hertford , had...