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Carteret, John, (1690-1763), 1st Earl Granville

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Alternative name(s):
  • Granville, Earl (Also known as)
Surname: Carteret
Forenames: John
Gender: Male
Date: 1690-1763
Title: 1st Earl Granville
History: Politician: Secretary of State, Southern Department 1721-1724; Lord Lieutenant of Ireland 1724-1730; Secretary of State, Northern Department 1742-1744. Lord President of the Council, 1751-1763. Succeeded as Earl Granville on his mother's death, 1744.
Biography: ODNB link for Carteret, John (1690-1763) 1st Earl Granville
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P276082 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P158434 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for John Carteret
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1746 Feb 27: Dunmore to Granville: he will address his relations and accounts to Granville as...
The National Archives, Kew
corresp and papers
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1721-24: diplomatic corresp (600 items)
New York Public Library: Manuscripts and Archives Division
See NUC MS 68-1699
1744-64: family corresp
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
1744: letterbook
Yale University Libraries: Beinecke Library
NRA 18661 Osborn coll
1756-61: papers (19 items)
University of Michigan: William L Clements Library
See Guide 1978 pp51-52
1716-60: corresp with Lord Hardwicke etc
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1724-28: letters (copies) from William King
Trinity College Dublin
NRA 20078
corresp with Lord Molesworth
National Library of Ireland
See HMC 55 Various Coll VIII (Clements)
1751-62: corresp with Duke of Newcastle etc
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1719-24: corresp with Lord Polwarth
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
See HMC 67 Polwarth MSS
1741-46: letters to Sir Thomas Robinson
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1725-30: letters to Edward Southwell
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1740-44: corresp with Walter Titley
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1743-44: letters to Lord Tyrawly
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1719-24: corresp with Charles Whitworth etc
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1743: letters (copies) to Prince William of Hesse
Hampshire Archives and Local Studies
NRA 550 Wickham
1743: letters to Henry Pelham
Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections
See Annual Return 2014