John Hervey, Baron Hervey of Ickworth(1696-1743), Pamphlet and memoir writer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Wit and author of the famous 'Memoirs of the Reign of George II'; exercised considerable influence over Queen Caroline; was satirised by Pope as Lord Fanny and responded with a series of vicious pamphlets.
- Elizabeth Hervey (wife)
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