series HALIFAX/A3 - Courtenay family papers

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Courtenay family papers


  • 1806-1902 (Creation)

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These papers became part of the Halifax Archive through the marriage of Agnes Courtenay, daughter of the 11th Earl of Devon, and Charles Wood, 2nd Viscount Halifax.

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Courtenay family papers, comprising letters and personal effects of William Courtenay, 10th Earl of Devon, 1834-1859; letters to Lady Harriet Leslie, wife of William, 10th Earl of Devon, 1806-1839; papers of William Reginald Courtenay, 11th Earl of Devon, 1827-1880; papers of Elizabeth Fortescue, wife of William Reginald, 11th Earl of Devon, 1830-1867; correspondence of Lady Caroline Cocks, wife of Charles Leslie Courtenay, 1832-1894; papers of Charles Leslie Courtenay, 4th son of William, 10th Earl of Devon, n.d.; papers of Harriet Courtenay, daughter of William 10th Earl of Devon, c.1824-1825; papers of Edward Baldwin Courtenay, 12th Earl of Devon, 1846-1890; papers concerning Irish estates, 1849-1851; miscellaneous diaries and memoranda, 1829-1854; papers of Agnes Courtenay, wife of Charles Wood, 2nd Viscount Halifax, 1855-1898; correspondence of Henry Hugh Courtenay, 13th Earl of Devon, 1902.


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