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date: 09 April 2020

Anson [née Yorke], Elizabeth, Lady Ansonlocked

(1725–1760)
  • E. H. Chalus

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Anson [née Yorke], Elizabeth, Lady Anson (1725–1760), political correspondent and political manager, was born in August 1725, the sixth child and eldest daughter of Philip Yorke, subsequently first Baron and first earl of Hardwicke (1690–1764), lord chancellor, and his wife, Margaret Lygon (...

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