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  Henry Grey, 3rd earl Grey - LoveToKnow 1911
HENRY GREY GREY, 3RD Earl (1802-1894), English statesman, was born on the 28th of December 1802, the son of the 2nd Earl Grey, prime minister at the time of the Reform Bill of 1832.
When, on Sir Robert Peel's resignation in December 1845, Lord John Russell was called upon to form a ministry, Howick, who had become Earl Grey by the death of his father in the preceding July, refused to enter the new cabinet if Lord Palmerston were foreign secretary (see J. Thursfield in vol.
The least successful part of his administration was his treatment of the convict question at the Cape of Good Hope, which seemed an exception to his rule that the colonies were to be governed for their own benefit and in accordance with their own wishes, and subjected him to a humiliating defeat.
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 Earl Grey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The title Earl Grey was created in the Peerage of the United Kingdom in 1806 for General Sir Charles Grey.
Earl Grey tea is named for the second Earl, who served also as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
The title Viscount Howick is the courtesy title for the eldest son of the Earl Grey.
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 Stall-Plates of the Knights of the Garter
1592 (377) George (Clifford), 3rd Earl of Cumberland.
1624 (416) Esmé (Stuart), 3rd Duke of Lennox.
Earl of Hereford, K.G. Married Thomas of Woodstock, Earl of Buckingham, K.G., afterwards Duke of Gloucester.
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 GREY, 2ND EARL - LoveToKnow Article on GREY, 2ND EARL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
GREY, CHARLES GREY, 2ND EARL (17641845), English statesman, was the eldest surviving son of General Sir Charles Grey, afterwards ist Earl Grey.
General Grey (17291807), who was a younger son of the house of Grey of Howick, one of the most considerable territorial families in Northumberland, had already begun a career of active service which, like the political career of his son, covered nearly half a century.
When Napoleon threatened an invasion, General Grey took the command of the southern district, and at the peace of Amiens he was rewarded with a peerage, as Baron Grey of Alnwick, being created in 1806 Earl Grey and Viscount Howick.
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Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, KG, PC (13 March 1764 – 17 July 1845), known as Viscount Howick between 1806 and 1807, was a British Whig statesman and Prime Minister.
Descended from a long-established Northumbrian family seated at Howick Hall, Grey was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge, and was elected to Parliament at the age of 22 in 1786.
In 1806 Grey, now Lord Howick due to his father's elevation to the peerage as Earl Grey, became a part of the Ministry of All the Talents (a coalition of Foxite Whigs, Grenvillites, and Addingtonites) as First Lord of the Admiralty.
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 University Library : Grey Pamphlets - Durham University
Henry George, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-1894) followed his father into politics in 1826, and served in his father's administration as Under-Secretary for Home Affairs 1830, and Under-Secretary for the Colonies 1830-1834.
The Grey family's close concern with colonial affairs was continued by Albert Henry George, 4th Earl Grey (1851-1917), who was involved in the British South Africa Company, and served as Administrator of Rhodesia 1896-1897 and Governor-General of Canada 1904-1911.
The 3rd Earl's interests in free trade, land, tithes, and the housing of the poor are all well represented.
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 GREY, 3RD EARL - LoveToKnow Article on GREY, 3RD EARL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Grey did his best to make terms with the rebels and to re-establish friendship with the Maori king and the land league of tribes formed to stop further sales of land to the whites.
(W. GREY, HENRY GREY, 3RD EARL (18021894), English statesman, was born on the 28th of December 1802, the son of the 2nd Earl Grey, prime minister at the time of the Reform Bill of 1832.
GREY, LADY JANE (15371554), a lady remarkable no less for her accomplishments than for her misfortunes, was the great-granddaughter of Henry VII.
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 Albert Henry George Grey Grey - LoveToKnow 1911
"ALBERT HENRY GEORGE GREY GREY, 4TH Earl (1851-1917), British statesman, was the son of Gen. Charles Grey, Queen Victoria's private secretary, and grandson of the 2nd Earl, the Whig Prime Minister who passed the Reform bill of 1832.
As his uncle the 3rd Earl had no children, Albert Grey was the heir-presumptive to the earldom, and he endeavoured to win a seat in Parliament as a.
Lord Grey married Alice, daughter of Robert Stayner Holford, and had, besides daughters, a son who succeeded him in the earldom and who married the daughter of the 2nd Earl of Selborne.
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 Henry Grey, 3rd Earl Grey at AllExperts
Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (December 28, 1802–October 9, 1894), known as Lord Howick from 1807 until 1845, was an English statesman.
He was the son of the 2nd Earl Grey, prime minister at the time of the Reform Bill of 1832.
The earl had no sons, and he was followed as 4th earl by his nephew Albert Henry George (born 1851), who in 1904 became Governor General of Canada.
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 Earl Grey
Grey argued that one of the basic principles established by the Glorious Revolution of 1688 was the freedom of elections to the House of Commons.
Grey now became Foreign Secretary and leader of the House of Commons and was responsible for the act abolishing the African Slave Trade.
Grey opposed the renewal of war with France in 1815 and denounced the Gagging Acts imposed in 1817.
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 List of the Knights of the Garter (1348-present)
377 (inv 1592) George (Clifford), 3rd Earl of Cumberland.
416 (inv 1624) Esmé (Stuart), 3rd Duke of Lennox.
770 (inv 1878) Benjamin (D'Israeli), Earl of Beaconsfield.
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 Archive Grey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Ralph Grey, Baron Grey of Naunton - The Right Honourable Sir Ralph Francis Alnwick Grey, Baron Grey of Naunton, GCMG, GCVO, OBE, GCSt.J, PC, was born in Wellington, New Zealand, in 1910, and died on October 17, 1999.
Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey - Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (December 28, 1802–October 9, 1894), known as Lord Howick from 1807 until 1845, was an English statesman.
Arthur Grey, 14th Baron Grey de Wilton - Arthur Grey, 14th Baron Grey of Wilton was a baron in the Peerage of England.
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 NPG 54; The House of Commons, 1833 (includes George Hamilton Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen; Edward Stanley, 14th Earl of ...
George Hamilton Chichester, 3rd Marquess of Donegall (1797-1883), MP for County Antrim.
Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey (1802-1894), Secretary for the Colonies.
George Child-Villiers, 5th Earl of Jersey (1773-1859), Master of the Horse to Queen Victoria.
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 Earl Grey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The title Viscount Howick is the courtesy title for the eldest son of the Grey.
Charles Grey 1st Earl Grey (1729 - 1807)
Laura Childs has a great series going with her "Tea Mysteries." I especially enjoyed this one as it features the dog, "Earl Grey" a little more.I enjoyed the characters so much and I felt that the plots/subplots had some depth to them....
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 Index Gr-Gy
A relative of the 2nd Earl Grey, a former prime minister, Edward Grey was reared in a strong Whig-Liberal tradition.
During the prime ministry of his father, the 2nd Earl Grey, he served as undersecretary of state for the colonies (1830-33) and resigned when the cabinet refused to bind itself to undertake the immediate abolition of slavery.
Grey, who was knighted in 1956, was appointed deputy governor-general in Nigeria in 1957, serving until 1959.
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 Order of the Garter
George's Chapel in Windsor Castle has been the home of the Most Holy Order of the Garter since King Edward III of England founded the Order in 1348 as "a society, fellowship and college of knights." It is now the oldest and highest order of chivalry in the British honours system.
Henry of Grosmont, Duke of Lancaster, Admiral of the Fleet and Steward of England (1300-1361)
George Clifford, 3rd Earl of Cumberland, mathematician (1592)
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 thePeerage.com - Charles James Payan Dawnay and others
Charles Grey, son of Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey and Hon.
     Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey was born on 28 December 1802.
She married Henry George Grey, 3rd Earl Grey, son of Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey and Hon.
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 James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin Summary
James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin (1811-1863), was the governor general of Canada who implemented the principle of "responsible government" in colonial administration and paved the way for the development of a Commonwealth comprising autonomous nations.
The son of the 7th Earl of Elgin, who collected the Elgin Marbles for the British Museum, James Bruce was born in London on July 20, 1811.
James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin and 12th Earl of Kincardine (July 20, 1811 – November 20, 1863) was a British colonial administrator and diplomat, best known as Governor General of the Province of Canada and Viceroy of India.
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 Glaser, John F., collector. John F. Glaser collection of historical autograph letters and manuscripts: Guide.
to [Henry George Grey, 3rd earl Grey]; Hawarden Castle, 21 Nov 1869.
A.L. to [George William Frederick Villiers, 4th earl of Clarendon]; [n.p., 10 Jul 1855.
to [George Earle Buckle]; [Epsom] 6 Aug 1900.
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 thePeerage.com - Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey and others
He was the son of Sir Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey and Elizabeth Grey.
She was the daughter of Thomas Howard, 1st Earl of Suffolk and Katherine Knyvett.
She married Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk, son of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey and Lady Frances de Vere, on 29 January 1566.
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 Henry Richard Vassall Fox, 3rd Baron Holland --  Britannica Concise Encyclopedia - Your gateway to all Britannica has ...
As lord privy seal in George Grenville's “Ministry of All the Talents” coalition (1806–07), he helped secure the abolition of the slave trade in the British colonies.
British Whig politician, associate of the party leader and reorganizer Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, and nephew and disciple of the statesman Charles James Fox, whose libertarian political ideas he expounded in the House of Lords.
On June 7, 1776, Richard Henry Lee offered the resolution in the United States Congress “that these colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent states.” Lee's fame rests on this history-making resolution, but he served his country in many other ways.
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 HTML Translation of SGML/EAD Document by Tim Green
George William Frederick Howard, 7th Earl of Carlisle regarding the case of Constantine and Lakin, 12 May 1844.
George Hall concerning the Australian demand for labour and that exiles should not be sent to Van Diemens Land, 6 June 1848.
Henry Bouverie William Brand, 1st Baron Hampden, regarding the confinement of rebels in Fort George and a Schoolmaster at Portland, 1848c and 1852c.
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 Lord William Hastings and the Calais Wool Staple.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
One, George was made an earl of Huntingdon whilst another, William was involved in several battles of the War of the Roses, he controlled the Wool Staple at Calais and was finally beheaded by the reviled Richard III whilst William's mistress died in distress.
According to Graham Kirkby, George Hasting's son was christened by Henry VIII in 1529 as [Hon] Aubrey Craven Theophilus Robin Hood Hastings.
George's Coat of Arms are emblazoned with a maunch, this could be from the fact that Lawrence Hastings was earlier, the 4th Earl of Pembroke who had two maunches quartered.
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 1894 | Political Events: The People's Chronology
The Liberals retain power with Archibald Philip Primrose, 46, 5th earl of Roseberry, as prime minister.
A celebrated orator and wit, he married Hannah Rothschild, the only daughter of banker Baron Amschel de Rothschild, in 1878, and thus allied himself with the richest heiress in Britain, but Roseberry's cabinet is divided.
Former British secretary of state for war and the colonies Henry George Grey, 3rd earl Grey, dies at his native Howick, Northumberland, October 9 at age 91, having tried in the 1840s and early 1850s to give the colonies home rule to whatever extent possible.
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 MSS - Catalogue of the Papers of Henry Pelham-Clinton, 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne in the Newcastle Collection, ...
Extract of a despatch from [Henry G. Grey] 3rd Earl Grey, to [George S. Byng] 7th Viscount Torrington, 17 Jul. 1848; objects to the financial practices of the Legislative Council as regards the 'fixed establishment' of Ceylon; orders that an Ordinance be passed to rectify this situation.
2 ff Ne C 10929/2 18.4.1863 Letter from [Edward Law], 1st Earl of Ellenborough, 110 Eaton Square, London, to [Henry Pelham-Clinton] 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; 18 Apr. 1863 Advises the duke of a question he is preparing to ask the Duke of Somerset regarding the Admiralty and the Colonial Office.
2 ff Ne C 10942 18.1.1862 Letter from Sir C[harles] Grey, to [Henry Pelham-Clinton] 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; 18 Jan. 1862 Acknowledges the receipt of the duke's letter on behalf of the queen; says that she approves of the proposed appointments.
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 3RD EARL HENRY GREY GR... - Online Information article about 3RD EARL HENRY GREY GR...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
NORTHUMBERLAND, JOHN DUDLEY, VISCOUNT LISLE, EARL OF WARWICK
Albert, however, who expressed himself as ready to subscribe to all Grey's principles, and applauded him for having principles, told See also:
Stockmar that, although dogmatic, he was amenable to See also:
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