Crabb Robinson Diary

Rice, Spring

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

Richardson, attorney

HCR diary 4.1.1833 Loevenhagen "went to another attorney Richardson in Golden Square" "we all drove to Mr Richardson's with whom after a time all was arranged"
                 29.4.1833 "I attended for thee first time in Warwick St, Aders, Lemmé, Loevenhagen, Richardson and Upton, and there accepted the trusteeship with L: of Aders' pictures"
               21.10.1833 "Aders called for me to go to Richardson and sign the deed of trust which I did"

Ries, Ferdinand

HCR diary 30.4.1822  "to Aders - it being Ellen's birthday. The Cardons were there and Mr & Mrs Reece and some young men"
                    19.5.1822 to Aders "only the Reeces there and a little musick"
                  31.10.1822 "to Aders. I found the Reeces and a small party there"

Rowe, magistrate

HCR diary 24.4.1823 Kelly, Mrs Aders first husband fined for drunkenness outside Aders' house "I spoke with the sitting magistrate Mr Rowe - or Roe" "R: said he was going to talk about family matters but I would not listen to him. Mr A's servant has since told me that Mr Cameron whispered to Mr R: that it was a family matter"
See Cameron (QV*). Sir Frederick Adair Roe born 19.3.1789 created baronet 1836 died 20.4.1866 when baronetcy expired see Burke's Peerage & Baronetage between 1837 and 1866. Will proved effects under £120,000


HCR diary 15.5.1839 "call from Miss Aldebert with her brother in law Reeve"

Quayle, Thomas

HCR diary 21.5.1824 at French theatre "I introduced Quayle to Mrs Aders and Long and Tiarks to Qu: so that I had a variety of conversation"
                  17.11.1826 "Quayle, Wood & Pryme breakfasted with me - The Suffolk Magistrate, the Preston member, the Cambridge candidate agree admirably in their politics"
                    20.5.1833 "went early with Quayle to look at Aders prints & books which spoiled the day and without profit"


HCR diary 10.4.1822 at Aders met son of Poel whom Robinson had known in Altona in 1807. His mother had dies a few weeks before
Poel senior was Piter Poel (1760-1837) diplomat and newspaper publisher, see Marquardt I p 328 n 38. He married 6.1.1787 in Hamburg Friederike Elisabeth daughter of Professor Johann Georg Büsch (1728-1800), they had eleven children (de.wikipedia). Marquardt II p75 sayd 7 children and mentioned a daughter Emma but did not identify which son Robinson met in 1822

Raymond, George

HCR diary 1.8.1824 of barristers on Norfolk circuit with Robinson "Raymond has the manners of a gay coxcomb with a touch of affected humour - he is said to be a damned dramatist - he is a punster and versifier - he will be an amusing companion at all events and may be a pleasant value. Rough says he has dress and effeminate manner of a man addicted to bad practices"

Poinder (Poynter)

see Forster, Mrs in Crabb Robinson Diary dataset


HCR diary 1.8.1824 see Raymond (QV*)
                 15.4.1828 shorthand passage Masquerier Rough
                 26.4.1828 to Masqueriers "where were Rough and his daughters"
               29.11.1828 call on Mrs Kay "a chat about Rough - she seemed to have no recollection of what had passed between her father and me on Rough's leaving England"
                 17.1.1829 Rough going to Tobago
                 7.10.1836 letter to Mrs Masquerier about "Rough's not being Chief Justice"