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Wentworth, Thomas (1672-1739) 3rd Earl of Strafford

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Alternative name(s):
  • Raby, Baron (Also known as)
  • Strafford, 3rd Earl (Also known as)
Surname: Wentworth
Forenames: Thomas
Gender: Male
Date: 1672-1739
Title: Baron Raby, later 3rd Earl of Strafford
History: Diplomat. Served in Holland, 1690-1697. Envoy to Berlin, 1701. Ambassador at Berlin, 1703-1711, and The Hague, 1711-1714. First Lord of the Admiralty, 1712-1714. One of negotiators of Peace of Utrecht, 1711-1713. Succeeded to barony of Raby in 1695; earl of Strafford in 1711.
Biography: ODNB link for Wentworth, Thomas (1672-1739) 3rd Earl of Strafford
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P275967 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P132664 )
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1710 Aug 18: Marlborough to Boyle: he recommends that the twelve battalions required to guarantee the...
The National Archives, Kew
2
1712 Jul 08: To Villars from Ormonde: he thanks him for the letter [ SP 87/7/20 ] on the surrender of...
The National Archives, Kew
3
1711 Jun 04: Twelve conditions by Colonel Schwaben for the proposed use of troops of the duke of...
The National Archives, Kew
4
1708 Dec 31: Marlborough to Boyle: they have taken possession of two of the gates of Ghent according...
The National Archives, Kew
5
1708 Dec 24: Marlborough to Boyle: he is encouraged by the news that parliament will take measures to...
The National Archives, Kew
6
1710 Dec 12: 'The chief points of my [Raby's] discussion at the opening of a conference... with the...
The National Archives, Kew
7
1707 Dec 06: Marlborough to the earl of Raby: he thinks King Augustus [of Poland] would be willing to...
The National Archives, Kew
8
1710 Dec 13: Lord Raby to Marlborough: he had good cause in the beginning to believe that the king...
The National Archives, Kew
9
1710 Dec 13: M. d'Ilgen to Lord Raby, accompanying the resolution of the king of Prussia not to make...
The National Archives, Kew
10
1710 Nov 25: Lord Raby to Marlborough: he repeats his congratulations on the capture of Aire. Future...
The National Archives, Kew
11
1709 Jul 01: Adam Cardonnel to Under Secretary George Tilson: nothing will satisfy Lord Raby but...
The National Archives, Kew
12
1709 Apr 16: Adam Cardonnel to Under Secretary George Tilson: he remembers Mr. Powell, who is with...
The National Archives, Kew
13
1708 Aug 09: Adam Cardonnel to Under Secretary George Tilson: he is sorry about the accident which...
The National Archives, Kew
14
1708 Dec 31: Marlborough to the earl of Raby [in Berlin]: England and the Netherlands are not...
The National Archives, Kew
15
1708 Dec 08: Earl of Raby to Marlborough: congratulations on his successes. The Prussians consider...
The National Archives, Kew
16
1708 Nov 01: Marlborough [to the earl of Sunderland]: he hopes that the earl of Raby may dissuade the...
The National Archives, Kew
17
1708 Oct 24: Marlborough to the earl of Sunderland: he has received the copies of the letters to Lord...
The National Archives, Kew
18
1706 Jun 24: Marlborough to Harley: he will keep six troops of dragoons to join the infantry for the...
The National Archives, Kew
19
1706 May 17: Marlborough to Harley: Lord Raby is over-optimistic about the prince of Hesse. He...
The National Archives, Kew
20
1705 Aug 24: Marlborough to Harley: he acknowledges receipt of Lord Raby's letter on the treaty...
The National Archives, Kew
21
1704 Oct 13: Marlborough to Harley: he has perused Lord Raby's papers and concludes that if any more...
The National Archives, Kew
22
1712 Jul 16: To Villars from Ormonde: he intends to position himself and his small force between...
The National Archives, Kew
23
1712 Jul 16: To Ormonde from Villars: asking where Ormonde intends to move next day, and suggesting a...
The National Archives, Kew
24
1712 Jul 13: To Villars from Ormonde: it is up to Villars to effect the cease-fire. He should send...
The National Archives, Kew
25
1712 Jul 12: To Villars from Ormonde: he has received letters from the court telling him that two...
The National Archives, Kew
26
1711 Mar 27: Marlborough to the king of Prussia: the removal of his troops would be the ruination of...
The National Archives, Kew
27
1709 Nov 05: Adam Cardonnel to Tilson: Marlborough will embark on Monday or Tuesday if the wind is...
The National Archives, Kew
28
1709 Nov 01: Adam Cardonnel to Tilson: he is in haste and will write from The Hague. He will speak to...
The National Archives, Kew
29
1709 Aug 15: Adam Cardonnel to Tilson: Marlborough and Prince Eugene are disappointed at the slow...
The National Archives, Kew
30
1708 Aug 30: Adam Cardonnel to Under Secretary George Tilson: Marlborough will be pleased to hear...
The National Archives, Kew
31
1708 May 21: Adam Cardonnel to Under Secretary George Tilson: arrangements for the ratification of...
The National Archives, Kew
32
1708 May 07: Adam Cardonnel to Under Secretary George Tilson: Lord Raby's visit to London and Tokay...
The National Archives, Kew
33
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
34
1733-34: election and misc papers
Sheffield City Archives
See Guide
35
1695-1712: corresp
Sheffield City Archives
NRA 4080
36
1711-12: corresp with Viscount Bolingbroke
British Library, Manuscript Collections
37
1720-35: corresp with Robert Bruce, steward at Aldeburgh
British Library, Manuscript Collections
38
1705: corresp with Adam Cardonnel
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
39
1707-14: corresp with Robert Harley
British Library, Manuscript Collections
NRA 20953
40
1707-25: letters to Marquess of Huntly
West Sussex Record Office
NRA 850 Gordon Lennox
41
1712-13: corresp with Lord Lexington
British Library, Manuscript Collections
42
1711-14: letters to Lord Orrery
British Library, Manuscript Collections
43
1703-06: corresp with Alexander Stanhope
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 25095
44
1708-10: letters to James Stanhope
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 25095
45
1703-20: corresp with Charles Whitworth
British Library, Manuscript Collections

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