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Yonge, Sir George (1731-1812) 5th Baronet, politician and colonial governor

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Surname: Yonge
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: George
Gender: Male
Date: 1731-1812
Title: 5th Baronet
Biography: ODNB link for Yonge, Sir George (1731-1812) 5th Baronet Politician and Colonial Governor
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P158186 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P31501 )
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1784-92: letters from Lord Amherst
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 15261
2
1786-92: letters (14) from Lt Col Jeffrey Amherst
Unknown location
See HMC Papers of British politicians 1782-1900, 1989
3
1786-97: corresp (21 items) with Sir Joseph Banks
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives
See WR Dawson, The Banks letters (1958)
4
c1801: corresp with Lord Clive
National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services
NRA 23682 Clive
5
1787-91: letters to Lord Cornwallis
The National Archives
6
1784-94: letters (18) to him and his War Office deputy from the Gordon family
Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre
7
1778-87: letters to General Haldimand
British Library, Manuscript Collections
8
corresp with George, Lord Herbert
Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre
NRA 22080 Herbert
9
1793-95: letters to 3rd Lord Hardwicke
British Library, Manuscript Collections
10
1786-94: letters to William Pitt
Kent History and Library Centre
NRA 25095
11
letters (47) to William Pitt
The National Archives
12
1780-81: letters to Lord Shelburne
Collection held privately: enquiries to Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 37645 Petty
13
c1750-1812: corresp, mainly as secretary at war
Huntington Library
See Guide to British historical MSS (1982) pp365-6
14
1782-83: corresp
The National Archives
See HMC 59 American MSS

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