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Francis Seymour Conway, 2nd Marquess of Hertford

(1743-1822), Politician; Chief Secretary for Ireland

Sitter associated with 3 portraits
Francis Seymour Conway, 2nd Marquess of Hertford, was the eldest son of Francis Seymour Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford and Lady Isabella Fitzroy, daughter of Charles Fitzroy, 2nd Duke of Grafton. He was married twice, first to Alice Hickman, daughter of Herbert Hickman, 2nd Viscount Windsor, in 1768. He married his second wife, Isabella Ingram, daughter of Charles Ingram, 9th Viscount of Irvine, in 1776. They had one child. In 1780, Seymour Conway was sworn onto the Privy Council.

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Francis Seymour Conway, 2nd Marquess of Hertford, by James Sayers, published by  James Bretherton - NPG D9798

Francis Seymour Conway, 2nd Marquess of Hertford

by James Sayers, published by James Bretherton
etching, published 14 July 1784
NPG D9798

National Pursuits, by Charles Williams - NPG D46371

National Pursuits

by Charles Williams
hand-coloured etching, published for the proprietors of Town Talk 1 April 1812
NPG D46371

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