Harriet Elizabeth Georgiana Sutherland-Leveson-Gower (Howard), Duchess of Sutherland (1806 - 1868) MP

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Birthplace: Carlisle, Cumberland, England
Death: Died in Stafford House, St. James's Park, Westminster, Middlesex, England
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About Harriet Elizabeth Georgiana Sutherland-Leveson-Gower (Howard), Duchess of Sutherland

"Harriet Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, Duchess of Sutherland (21 May 1806 – 27 October 1868) (née Lady Harriet Elizabeth Georgiana Howard), was Mistress of the Robes under several Whig administrations: 1837–1841, 1846–1852, 1853–1858, and 1859–1861; and was a great friend of Queen Victoria. She was an important figure in London's high society, and used her social position to undertake various philanthropic undertakings including the protest of the English ladies against American slavery."

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harriet_Sutherland-Leveson-Gower,_Duchess_of_Sutherland

https://histfam.familysearch.org//getperson.php?personID=I100392&tree=Nixon

http://www.oxforddnb.com/templates/article.jsp?articleid=16544&back=

http://thepeerage.com/p925.htm#i9247

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[S452] #21 The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (1910), Cokayne, George Edward (main author) and Vicary Gibbs (added author), (New edition. 13 volumes in 14. London: St. Catherine Press,1910-), vol. 1 p. 212; vol. 2 p. 186.

[S511] #189 The Scots Peerage: Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland, Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, with Armorial Illustrations (1904-1914), Paul , Sir James Balfour, (9 volumes. Edinburgh: D. Douglas, 1904-1914), FHL book 941 D22p; FHL microfilms104,157-104,161., vol. 1 p. 390.

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Harriet Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, Duchess of Sutherland's Timeline

1806
May 21, 1806
Carlisle, Cumberland, England
1823
May 28, 1823
Age 17
Devonshire House, Piccadilly, London, England
1824
May 30, 1824
Age 18
1825
August 8, 1825
Age 19
1827
April 15, 1827
Age 20
1828
December 19, 1828
Age 22
Hamilton Place, Piccadilly, Westminster, Middlesex, England
1832
November 11, 1832
Age 26
1834
June 16, 1834
Age 28
1843
November 21, 1843
Age 37
1845
August 2, 1845
Age 39