File GTN 5/7/15 - Letters to the first Lord Suffield from his eldest son William A. Harbord

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GTN 5/7/15


Letters to the first Lord Suffield from his eldest son William A. Harbord


  • 1807-1810 (Creation)

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2nd baronet, created Baron Suffield in 1786. Son of Sir William Morden Harbord, 1st baronet, and Elizabeth Britiffe. He was MP for Norwich (1756-86) and was made a peer on 21 August 1786, with the title Baron Suffield. He married Mary, daughter and co-heiress of Sir Ralph Assheton, Baronet, on 7 October 1760.

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Subjects covered include political and war news; [brother] Edward's hopes of appointment to the Admiralty Board and his trip to Spain; Great Yarmouth politics including election petition; some estate business; and the writer's appointment as Lord Lieutenancy of Norfolk.

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Created 30/11/2010 by Drojd. Modified 08/08/2019 by Droip.


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