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Names of correspondents

Correspondents are referred to by their 'standard name' within the edition. This is the name by which they are most well known and cited most frequently within the correspondence.

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There are 101 correspondents

Correspondent Name Dates

A

Agatha Drummond
b. 27 May 1711 – d. 18 Jun 1795
Amabel Yorke Hume-Campbell b. 22 Jan 1751 – d. 4 Mar 1833
Ann Dillingham Ord b. 1726 – d. 1808
Anne Donnellan b. 1702 – d. 1762
Anne Pitt b. 1712 – d. 9 Feb 1781

B

Barbara Montagu
b. 1722 – d. 19 Aug 1765
Benjamin Stillingfleet b. 1702 – d. 15 Dec 1771

C

Caroline Scott Best
b. 1717 – d. 29 Apr 1782
Catharina Lydia Brydres, Duchess of Chandos b. 20 Oct 1693 – d. 17 Nov 1750
Catherine Bartlett West b. 1710 – d. 1757
Charles Lyttelton, Bishop of Carlisle b. 1714 – d. 22 Dec 1768
Charles Robinson b. 3 Sep 1732 – d. 31 Mar 1807

D

David Garrick
b. 19 Feb 1717 – d. 20 Jan 1779
Dorothea Gregory b. 4 Jun 1754 – d. 7 Jul 1830

E

Edmund Burke
b. 1 Jan 1729 – d. 9 Jul 1797
Edward Bridgen b. 1720 – d. 28 Jul 1787
Edward Jerningham b. 1737 – d. 17 Nov 1812
Edward Montagu b. 1692 – d. 12 May 1775
Eliza Berkeley b. 1734 – d. 1800
Elizabeth Carter b. 16 Dec 1717 – d. 19 Feb 1806
Elizabeth Charlton b. 1766 – d. 7 May 1817
Elizabeth Drake Robinson b. 1695 – d. 1 May 1746
Elizabeth Harcourt, Countess Harcourt b. 1746 – d. 25 Jan 1826
Elizabeth Vesey b. 1715 – d. 1791
Eva Maria Garrick b. 22 Jun 1749 – d. 16 Oct 1822

F

Frances Boscawen
b. 23 Jul 1719 – d. 26 Feb 1785
Frances Burney D'Arblay b. 13 Jun 1752 – d. 6 Jan 1840
Frances Pulteney b. 1728 – d. 1782
Frances Reynolds b. 10 May 1729 – d. 1 Nov 1807

G

George Lyttelton, 1st Baron Lyttelton
b. 17 Jan 1709 – d. 22 Aug 1773
George Macartney, 1st Earl Macartney b. 3 May 1737 – d. 31 Mar 1806
George Simon Harcourt, 2nd Earl Harcourt b. 1 Aug 1736 – d. 20 Apr 1809
George Wilson b. Unknown – d. 0000
Gilbert West b. 1703 – d. 26 Mar 1756