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Perceval, Margaretta Elizabeth, 1768–1851 (Lady Arden)



  • Existence: 1768–1851

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‘Testimoniae reverentiae erga duos fratres cvm primis pios probos et benignos Carolvm Georgivm Baronem Arden et Honoratissimvm Spencervm Perceval collegit vidva prioris’: Perceval family letter book

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.10198
Scope and Contents A bound volume containing letters of thanks to Margaretta Elizabeth, Countess Arden, upon receipt of the gift of prints of an engraving from a portrait of her late husband, Charles George Perceval, second Baron Arden, 1841-42 (MS Add.101098/1). These are followed by a single separate item, a letter from John Scott, Earl of Eldon, to Lord Arden, 1834 (MS Add.10198/2). The third part of the collection is comprised of letters of condolence and thanks to Lord Arden upon the receipt of a gift of...
Dates: 1812 - 1842
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