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William Pole Wellesley, fourth earl of Mornington

LOC:    Mornington, William Long Wellesley, Earl of, 1788-1857
NRA:    Wellesley William Pole-Tylney-Long- (1788-1857) 4th Earl of Mornington
LBT ID: LdMorni4    VIAF ID: 18645736    LOC ID: n85048315
B/BAP:   1788-06-22
DIED:   1857-07-01
SOURCES: DNB ["William Wellesley Pole"]; Virtual International Authority File; thePeerage.com; LOC Name Authority File
Whig MP and rake, the nephew of the Duke of Wellington; in 1812 he married Catherine Tylney-Long whose fortune he squandered; in 1823 he eloped with the wife of Captain Thomas Bligh of the Coldstream Guards.
REFERENCES TO William Pole Wellesley, fourth earl of Mornington:
Lord Byron to William Harness, 8 December 1811 in Letters and Journals of Lord Byron 2 Vols (London: John Murray, 1830)
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Thomas Creevey to Elizabeth Ord, 13 August 1827 in The Creevey Papers: A Selection from the Correspondence & Diaries of the late Thomas Creevey, M.P. (London: John Murray, 1903)
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