Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt

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  1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 "HARCOURT, Simon I (1661–1727), of Essex Street, London; Inner Temple; Chipping Norton and Cokethorpe, Oxon". History of Parliament Online. Retrieved 6 June 2019.
  2. Foster, Joseph. "Haak-Harman in Alumni Oxonienses 1500-1714 pp.626-651". British History Online. Retrieved 2 January 2019.
  3. "Cogges: Manors Pages 59-61 A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 12, Wootton Hundred (South) Including Woodstock. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1990". British History Online.

Many particulars concerning the 1st Viscount Harcourt, and also of his grandson, the 1st earl, are found in the Harcourt Papers.

The Viscount Harcourt
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Lord Keeper of the Great Seal
In office
19 October 1710 7 April 1713
Parliament of England
Preceded by Member of Parliament for Abingdon
1690–1705
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of Parliament for Bossiney
1705–1707
With: John Manley
Succeeded by
Parliament of Great Britain
Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by
Parliament of England
Member of Parliament for Bossiney
17071708
With: John Manley
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of Parliament for Abingdon
1708–1709
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of Parliament for Cardigan
1710
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member of Parliament for Abingdon
1710
Succeeded by
Political offices
Preceded by
In Commission
Lord Keeper of the Great Seal
1710–1713
Succeeded by
Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain
1713–1714
Legal offices
Preceded by Solicitor General
1702–1707
Succeeded by
Preceded by Attorney General
1707–1708
Preceded by Attorney General
1710
Succeeded by
Peerage of Great Britain
New creation Viscount Harcourt
1721–1727
Succeeded by
Baron Harcourt
1711–1727