CollectionUssher Papers
DescriptionPapers and letters of the Ussher family of Cappagh, County Waterford, also from the Grant family [Jasper Grant Lieuterant Govenor of Carlisle in the mid nineteenth century]. Letters of Isabella Grant, who married Richard K Ussher on the death of Anna Grant, 1826, three weeks after her confinement, and from Isabella Ussher to [?] Chatterton on social and domestic events: 'Lord Stuart gave him Champagne he slept next day till 3. They were not home till 6. Such a pour of rain for the poor servts. & horses.' (1843); about governesses and the management of children [file 4]; Letter from Elizabeth Fry, Essex, England, to R K Ussher asking for help for an Irish couple in her parish, 1832, [file 5]; letters from Isabella Ussher to Mrs Hoare with whose son, and her own, she is travelling in the Mediterranean region, 1861-62. Partly in French [file 6]. 1 bundle/13 files of material.
AccessBy prior appointment.
Date1826; 1832; 1843; 1861-1862
Century18th, 19th
Repository NameNational Library of Ireland
AddressNational Library of Ireland Department of Manuscripts 2-3 Kildare Street Dublin 2
EircodeD02 TR76
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