Crabb Robinson Diary

Hutchison

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Sunday, 10 February, 1828

HCR diary 10.2.1828 Caroline Hutchison's consumption. Mrs T: R: sleeps with her sister
                      2.8.1828 at Bury at his brother's family "Mrs T: R: had undergone considerable agitation from the arrival of her brother and sister a week before and this had produced a premature delivery of a dead boy. She is however now doing well"
                  29.11.1828 Dined with Hutchison -"Poor Mrs H: was full of her loss and talked all dinner time about Caroline and Robert"
                      7.5.1829 Hutchison (shorthand passage)

Scargill

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Tuesday, 22 April, 1828

HCR diary 22.4.1828 at Mrs Thornton's "Elias & Sophia Fordham were there - also Scargil and Jno:"
                    24.4.1828 "Scargil, Dr Heusler and Beldam breakfasted with me"
                    29.5.1828 Robinson read Scargil's "Penelope"
William Pitt Scargill (DNB 1787-1836) dissenting minister at Bury St Edmunds 1812-1832, wrote novels

Jones, Colonel

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Wednesday, 25 February, 1829

HCR diary 25.2.1829 at London University, Col. Jones "(said to be a violent republican)"
Leslie Grove Jones (DNB 1779-1839)

Sebright, John

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Sunday, 22 February, 1829

HCR diary 22.2.1829 at Athenaeum, Sir John Seebright "said to be a very worthy man but the most dangerous talker of the club"
John Saunders Sebright (DNB 1767-1846)

Cook, Richard

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Saturday, 24 May, 1828

HCR diary 24.5.1828 at the Flaxman's "Mr Cooke who had travelled in Rome"
                    13.6.1828 at W Benecke's Deptford "a sensible gentlemanly man formerly an artist whom I saw lately at the Flaxmans - a Mr Cook"
                    4.12.1828 more on Cook RA
                    28.2.1829 "I called on Cooke, and with him in Euston Sq: but Mrs A: was too ill to be herself the exhibitor of the pictures"

Davy

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Thursday, 19 June, 1828

HCR diary 19.6.1828 at Jameson's at Hackney "the daughters of Mrs Davy and the late Mrs Darvil interested me on account of their mothers"
                    20.1.1829 Feb or Mar 1800 Robinson got message from Mrs Davy "thro her brother Mr Saville that my visits in her house were not agreeable to Mr Davy" (Mr Davy now partner with McMurdo, Gould Sq)
                       3.2.1829 Mr Davy - husband of his eldest daughter Mr Wansey

Reid, Mrs

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Sunday, 29 May, 1842

HCR diary 29.5.1842 re: Mrs Aders "I then called on Mrs Reid and began a narrative of Mrs A's history and I have no doubt shall interest her in Mrs A's behalf"
                    31.5.1842 "I wrote today a long letter to Mrs Reid giving her an acct of Mrs Aders' life and situation, from which I expect something"
                      2.6.1842 wrote "to Mrs Reid about Mrs Aders"

Robson, Mrs

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Tuesday, 9 April, 1839

HCR diary 9.4.1839 at Mrs Robson's "Lady Pocock I had seen at the Aders"

Richards, Mr

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Wednesday, 10 April, 1822

HCR diary 10.4.1822 at Aders "a large mixed party. Some strangers - a Mr Richards who married a sister of Mr Pouncefort pleased me. A well informed clear headed sensible young man"

Rice, Spring

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Thursday, 22 March, 1838

HCR diary 22.3.1838 "I had this morning a letter from Spring Rice directing me to make a formal offer of Aders' pictures to the National Gallery thro' Mr Sequier"
Thomas Spring Rice (DNB 1790-1866) was Chancellor of the Exchequer at the time

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