CollectionGeorge I
ReferenceGEO/MAIN/53014-53074
TitleVolume of documents selected from the papers of Lord Macclesfield
Date1717-1771
WriterMacclesfield, 1st Earl of
DescriptionPapers relating to a judgement concerning responsibility for the education and care of George II's grandchildren (f 53017 - f 53038). With further papers concerning a proposed Act of Settlement regarding the Crown of Great Britain and the Dominions in Germany on heirs male in preferance to heirs female (f 53039 - f 53074). Folios 53039 - 53061 are a copy of GEO/MAIN/52795-52803.

With covering letter from Thomas Astley, dated at Whitehall 10 December 1771, presenting the volume to George III (f 53014) and list of contents (f 53015 - f 53016)
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GEO_MAIN_53014-53074.pdf

LanguageEnglish
Extent1 volume (148 pages)
LevelFile
Related MaterialGEO/MAIN/52795-52807
NotesPresented by Thomas Astley, 1771. Hand coloured bookplate of the arms of Astley of Pateshull inside front board with motto 'Fide sed cui vide'
CreditCrown Copyright
RepositoryRoyal Archives
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