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Cope, Sir John, (1690-1760), Knight, Knight Lieutenant General MP

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Surname: Cope
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: John
Gender: Male
Date: 1690-1760
Title: Knight
History: Army officer: lieutenant general 1743; commander-in-chief in Scotland 1745; routed by Prince Charles Edward at Prestonpans 1745.
Biography: ODNB link for Cope, Sir John (1690-1760) Knight Lieutenant General MP
References: Oxford DNB; NCA Rules;
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P276080 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P136201 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Sir John Cope
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1745 Aug 13: Newcastle to Cumberland: he encloses a copy of a letter from [Archibald Campbell] the...
The National Archives, Kew
1745 Aug 02: Newcastle to Cumberland: the pretender's son embarked at Nantes on 15 July NS and is...
The National Archives, Kew
1745: report on military operations and related Jacobite material
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Accessions to Repositories 1977
1746: papers (1 vol) rel to board of enquiry into his conduct of Scottish campaign
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
See Annual Return 1999
letters (29) to Lord Loudoun
Huntington Library
See Guide to British Historical MSS, 1982
1745: letters (18) to Henry Pelham
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
NRA 7411 Pelham
1707-24: letters to Lord Strafford
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1744-45: corresp with Lord Tweeddale
National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections
1745-51: corresp with Col Charles Whitefoord, and Whitefoord's defence of him
British Library, Manuscript Collections
corresp with Sir Robert Wilmot
Derbyshire Record Office
NRA 22525 Wilmot
1752-60: letters to Sir Robert Wilmot
Derbyshire Record Office
NRA 27876 Wilmot-Horton