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Sir Edward Wortley Montagu
... Sir Edward Wortley Montagu (8 February 1678 – 22 January 1761) was British Ambassador to the Ottoman Empire, husband of the writer Lady Mary Wortley Montagu and father of the writer ... Son of Sidney Wortley Montagu and grandson of Edward Montagu, 1st Earl of Sandwich, a Cambridge graduate and lawyer, Wortley Montagu was educated at Westminster School, Trinity College, Cambridge (1693 ... and elopement with the aristocratic writer, Mary, daughter of Evelyn Pierrepont, 1st Duke of Kingston-upon-Hull ...
... Stuart-Wortley is the name of James Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie (1747–1818), British politician and soldier John Stuart-Wortley (1773–1797), British ...
History Of Smallpox - Variolation - Europe - Mary Wortley Montagu
... In 1713, Mary Wortley Montagu's brother died of smallpox she too contracted the virus two years later at the age of twenty-six, leaving her badly scarred ... It was here that Montagu first came upon variolation ... When an epidemic broke out in London following her return, Mary Wortley Montagu wanted to protect her daughter from the virus by having her variolated as well ...
Archibald Stuart-Wortley (painter)
... Archibald John Stuart-Wortley (27 May 1849–11 October 1905), was a British painter and illustrator ... Stuart-Wortley was the eldest son of the Hon ... James Stuart-Wortley, youngest son of James Stuart-Wortley, 1st Baron Wharncliffe ...
... Wortley could refer to Places Wortley, South Yorkshire - village south of Barnsley, South Yorkshire Wortley railway station Wortley Hall a stately home in Wortley, South Yorkshire Wortley Rural District Wortley, West. 1899-1980), English naval veteran eccentric Dana Wortley (b. 1959), Australian politician Russell Wortley, Australian politician Sir Edward Wortley Montagu (1678-1761), British Ambassador to the Ottoman Empire Edward Wortley Montagu (1713-1776), English author ...

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    —Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1689–1762)