Person:Harriet Howard (15)

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Lady Harriet Elizabeth Georgiana Howard
b.21 May 1806
d.27 Oct 1868
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Name Lady Harriet Elizabeth Georgiana Howard
Married Name Harriet Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, Duchess of Sutherland
Gender Female
Birth[1] 21 May 1806
Marriage 28 May 1823 to George Granville Leveson-Gower
Death[1] 27 Oct 1868


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Harriet Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, Duchess of Sutherland (21 May 1806 – 27 October 1868) (née Lady Harriet Elizabeth Georgiana Howard), was Mistress of the Robes under several Whig administrations: 1837–1841, 1846–1852, 1853–1858, and 1859–1861; and was a great friend of Queen Victoria. She was an important figure in London's high society, and used her social position to undertake various philanthropic undertakings including the protest of the English ladies against American slavery.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Harriet Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, Duchess of Sutherland, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2.   Lady Harriet Elizabeth Georgiana Howard, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.