Lucy Hastings, Countess of Huntingdon

Standard Name: Huntingdon, Lucy Hastings,,, Countess of
Used Form: Lucy Davies

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Family and Intimate relationships Lady Eleanor Douglas
In Dublin, Lady Eleanor Davies (later LED ) bore her daughter, Lucy Davies (later Lady Huntingdon) , who was to become her tireless and most reliable supporter.
Cope, Esther S. Handmaid of the Holy Spirit: Dame Eleanor Davies, Never Soe Mad a Ladie. University of Michigan Press, 1992.
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Family and Intimate relationships Lady Eleanor Douglas
Lucy Davies (daughter of Lady Eleanor Davies, later LED ), was married, aged ten, to Ferdinando Hastings , heir of Lord Huntingdon; a second ceremony was held a month later. She remained, though, with her family.
Cope, Esther S. Handmaid of the Holy Spirit: Dame Eleanor Davies, Never Soe Mad a Ladie. University of Michigan Press, 1992.
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Cokayne, George Edward. The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, extant, extinct, or dormant. Gibbs, VicaryEditor , St Catherine Press, 1959.
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Friends, Associates Bathsua Makin
BM 's brother-in-law John Pell called her a woman of great acquaintance.
Teague, Frances. Bathsua Makin, Woman of Learning. Bucknell University Press, 1998.
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She was a lifelong friend of diarist and antiquarian Sir Simonds D'Ewes , who had been at her father's school, and of...
Reception Lady Eleanor Douglas
LED 's daughter came to her aid in 1649 with a pamphlet, The New Proclamation, In Answer to a Letter (signed Lu. H.),
British Library Catalogue.
which supports one of LED 's wilder biblical interpretations (while conceding...
Textual Production Lady Eleanor Douglas
LED published Her Blessing to her Beloved Daughter . . ..
Douglas, Lady Eleanor. Prophetic Writings of Lady Eleanor Davies. Cope, Esther S.Editor , Oxford University Press, 1995.
115ff
Textual Production Bathsua Makin
BM wrote elegies on the deaths of two children of Lady Huntingdon . Her Latin elegy for Henry, Lord Hastings (grandson of Lady Eleanor Douglas , who died on 24 June 1649), was never printed...
Textual Production Bathsua Makin
Letters from BM to the bereaved mother, the Countess of Huntingdon , also survive, along with a poem in praise of her.
Teague, Frances. Bathsua Makin, Woman of Learning. Bucknell University Press, 1998.
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