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Percy, Hugh (1712-1786) 1st Duke of Northumberland, politician

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Alternative name(s):
  • Hugh Smithson (Formerly known as)
Surname: Percy
Forenames: Hugh
Gender: Male
Date: 1712-1786
Title: 1st Duke of Northumberland
Biography: ODNB link for Smithson, Hugh (1715-1786) see Percy
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P137337 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P22629 )
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1763-64: papers as Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland
Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)
See Accessions to repositories 1972
corresp and papers, incl papers as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland
Alnwick Castle
See HMC 3rd report (Northumberland MSS)
1758-85: corresp
Alnwick Castle
NRA 836 Percy
letters (18) to 1st Earl of Chatham
The National Archives
1772-85: letters to Lord Hardwicke
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1751-67: corresp with Duke of Newcastle
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1763-64, 1782-83: letters to Lord Shelburne
Collection held privately: enquiries to Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 37645 Petty

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