Godwin Diary

Shee, Mrs

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Saturday, 19 October, 1805

mrs Shee 19.10.1805 at Perry's
Probably the wife of Martin Archer Shee DNB 1769-1850, who married Mary Power 19.12.1796

Bentley, Miss

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Saturday, 19 October, 1805

miss Bentley 19.10.1805 at Perry's / 21.10.1805 Perry femme & miss Bentley call / 15.6.1806 breakfast at Perry's with miss Bentley / 27.3.1818 miss Bentley at Hazlit's / 3.4.1818 again / 13.6.1826 Perry & misses Bentley at theatre

Wheler, Miss

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Sunday, 3 November, 1805

miss Wheler 3.11.1805 at Rowan's

Blake, William

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Saturday, 16 April, 1796

GODWIN DIARY: Heath (& Blake) at theatre 14.11.1805
see my entry for Blake, Arthur to whom the above entry is coded on GD website. More likely to have been William Blake DNB 1757-1827, Heath was a friend and fellow-engraver.
SWEDENBORGIANS: William Blake and his wife Catherine were among the 18 who signed the 1788 Swedenborgian New Church Conference along with the 77 printed names.
GREATER SOHO: see Poland Street 19 to 44 in London Addresses dataset
William Blake 28 Poland St ratebooks Xmas 1785-1790
CRABB ROBINSON DIARY:

Moor

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Wednesday, 18 September, 1805

major Moor 18.9.1805 at Joseph Johnson's
Edward Moor DNB 1771-1848 writer on Hinduism left India Feb 1805. Listed in Allibone as Major Edward Moor

Nelson

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Thursday, 8 August, 1805

call on Nelson 8.8.1805 / 25.9.1805 again / 27.9.1805 again / 7.10.1805 again / 10.10.1805 again / 16.10.1805 Nelson calls / 29.10.1805 again / 1.11.1805 call on Nelson / 9.1.1806 Nelson's funeral / 15.1.1806 Nelson calls / 17.2.1806 call on Nelson / 17.5.1806 again / 20.5.1835 Nelson calls / 17.6.1835 again / 10.8.1835 again / 13.1.1836 again / 16.3.1836 again

Legrand

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Thursday, 3 October, 1805

mrs LeGrand calls 3.10.1805 (& Keir)
Possibly Lydia nee White the wife of George Wren Legrand brewer of Hampstead married 1.6.1787. He was born Canterbury 1759 and died 26.12.1834 at Union Place Lambeth buried 2.1.1835 there the same day as his wife, his will PCC 1836. In Holdens 1811 he was at 2 North Addington Pl Camberwell. His father George of Canterbury will PCC 1807. See work notes below as well
 

Stephenson

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Monday, 16 September, 1805

call on mrs Stephenson with M(ary) J(ane) 16.9.1805 / 22.9.1805 Tho Stephenson at tea / 14.1.1806 Stephenson, Beresford & 2 Rowans dine / 28.3.1806 G(race) M(ary) C(ooper) and F Rowan dine; adv Stephenson  / 15.12.1806 call on Thos Stephenson / 4.6.1807 G(race) M(ary) C(ooper) & 3 Stephensons dine / 25.9.1835 Sir B Stephenson calls, invisible

Robinson, surgeon

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Monday, 16 September, 1805

call on Robinson, surgeon with M(ary) J(ane) 16.9.1805
Perhaps Arthur Robinson surgeon of 31 Doughty St Guildford St  (Holdens 1805 and Land Tax 1803, 1813) He at some point obtained an M D (Jacksons Oxford Journal 26.11.1825), his will PCC 1823 of Broadwater, Sussex. One other surgeon in Holdens 1805 was Henry Robinson of 13 Cooper's Row Tower Hill, and there was a Thomas Robinson apothecary of 41 Duke St Grosvenor Sq
 

Watkinson

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Friday, 13 September, 1805

call with M(ary) J(ane) on Watkinson 13.9.1805 / 11.12.1809 call on Watkinson / 20.8.1810 Watkinson at examination of Sir R(ichard) P(hillips) / 5.10.1810 Watkinson adv at Raine's / 8.10.1810 call on Watkinson / 22.10.1810 Watkinson calls / 2.11.1810 call on Watkinson / 17.11.1810 again / 8.5.1811 Watkinson adv at Raine's / 26.8.1814 seek Russell & Watkn

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