Charles Wyndham, 2nd Earl of Egremont

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  1. Debretts peerage, 1968, p.411, Baron Leconfield and Egremont
  2. "In 1682 Petworth passed by marriage from the Percies to the 6th Duke of Somerset and it is to him the Proud Duke that we owe by far the larger part of the existing house" (Nicolson, Nigel, Great Houses of Britain, London, 1978, p.165)
  3. Debrett's Peerage, 1968, p.411
  4. 1 2 Wikisource-logo.svg One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain : Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Egremont, Earls of". Encyclopædia Britannica . Vol. 9 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 20.
  5. "Person Page".
  6. The Register of Births & Baptisms in the Parish of St James within the Liberty of Westminster Vol. IV. 1741-1760. 11 September 1756.
  7. The Register Book of Burials in the Parish of St James in Westminster in the County of Middlesex. Volume IV. 1754-1812. 27 April 1757.
  8. The Register of Births & Baptisms in the Parish of St James within the Liberty of Westminster Vol. IV. 1741-1760. 2 November 1757.
The Earl of Egremont
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Secretary of State for the Southern Department
In office
9 October 1761 21 August 1763
Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by Member of Parliament for Bridgwater
17351741
With: George Dodington
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of Parliament for Appleby
17421747
With: Sir John Ramsden, Bt
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of Parliament for Taunton
17471750
With: Robert Webb
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by Secretary of State for the Southern Department
1761–1763
Succeeded by
Preceded by Leader of the House of Lords
1762–1763
Succeeded by
Honorary titles
Preceded by Lord Lieutenant of Cumberland
1751–1759
Succeeded by
Custos Rotulorum of Cumberland
1751–1763
Vacant
Title next held by
Sir James Lowther, 5th Bt
Preceded by Vice-Admiral of Cumberland
1755–1763
Preceded by Lord Lieutenant of Sussex
1763
Succeeded by
Peerage of Great Britain
Preceded by Earl of Egremont
17501763
Succeeded by
Baronetage of England
Preceded by Baronet
(of Orchard Wyndham)
17401763
Succeeded by