Thomas “Lord Grantham” Robinson

Thomas “Lord Grantham” Robinson

Birth
Vienna (Wien), Austria
Death 20 Jul 1786 (aged 47)
Greater London, England
Burial Chiswick, London Borough of Hounslow, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 159158605 · View Source
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London, July 22.
Yesterday morning Lord Grantham died at his house at Putney Common. His Lordship was born at Vienna in 1738, and married in August 1780 to Lady mary Grey, daughter of the present Earl of Hardwicke, by whom he had three sons, the elder of whom is now Lord Grantham.

("Leeds Intelligencer" 25 Jul 1786, page 3)


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The Rt HonbleThomas Robinson, Lord Grantham, buried July 27, 1786." The late Lord Grantham was born at Vienna while his father was ambassador there; he himself was appointed ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the court of Spain in 1771, where he continued till the breaking out of the war in 1779. In 1781 he was appointed first lord of the board of trade and plantations; and in 1782, secretary of state for the foreign department. He died at his seat on Putney-common, in the 48th year of his age.


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  • Added: 10 Mar 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 159158605
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas “Lord Grantham” Robinson (30 Nov 1738–20 Jul 1786), Find A Grave Memorial no. 159158605, citing Old Chiswick Cemetery, Chiswick, London Borough of Hounslow, Greater London, England ; Maintained by BingandNelsonFan (contributor 47673273) .