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Caroline Mary Vernon Harcourt (née Peachey)

(1789-1871), Wife of Leveson Vernon Harcourt, Chancellor of York; daughter of 2nd Baron Selsey

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Caroline Mary Vernon Harcourt (née Peachey), by Henry Bone, after  Sir William Beechey - NPG D17534

Caroline Mary Vernon Harcourt (née Peachey)

by Henry Bone, after Sir William Beechey
pencil and ink drawing squared in ink for transfer, August 1816 (exhibited 1816)
NPG D17534

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Ed Robens

12 September 2016, 20:25

Caroline Mary Peachey 1789 -1871. Daughter of 2nd Baron Selsey (John Peachey) and Hester Jennings. Her brother, Henry was the last of the male line and the Selsey baronetcy became extinct on his death in 1838. Caroline, his only sibling, inherited and her property included West Dean House near Chichester with about 7000 acres - now the Edward James Foundation. She married Rev. Leveson Venables Vernon Harcourt (1788-1860) in 1815. He was second son of Edward Vernon-Harcourt, Archbishop of York.

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