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Howard [née Byron; other married name Musgrave], Isabella, countess of Carlisle (1721–1795), author, traveller, and figure of scandal  

Emily Brand

Howard [née Byron; other married name Musgrave], Isabella, countess of Carlisle (1721–1795), author, traveller, and figure of scandal, was born on 10 November 1721, almost certainly at Newstead Abbey, Nottinghamshire, where her mother etched her name and birthdate onto a bedchamber window. She was the eldest child and only daughter of ...

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Thorold, Sir Nathaniel, baronet (d. 1764), entrepreneur and adventurer  

Henry Thorold

Thorold, Sir Nathaniel, baronet (d. 1764), entrepreneur and adventurer, was the son of John Thorold and his wife Anne (née Alcock), of the Grantham branch of the family. He inherited Harmston Hall, Lincolnshire, quite unexpectedly in January 1738 following the death of his distant cousin ...