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.
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...

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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...


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