Household of Queen Charlotte 1761-1818

List of Appointments

Chamberlain

Salary £1200

1761 Manchester, Robert (Montagu) 3rd Duke of
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-10 May 1762 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 ff. 1v; 3v).

1762 Northumberland, Hugh (Percy) 2nd Earl of
App. Nov 1762 (GM (1762), xxxii, 553). Pd. 20 Nov. 1762-20 Apr. 1763 (Add. MS 17870 f. 8v).

1763 Harcourt, Simon (Harcourt) 1st Earl
Pd. 21 Apr. 1763-21 Nov. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 8v, 55).

 1768 Delawarr, John (West) 2nd Earl
Pd. from 21 Nov. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 f. 55). Last occ. 1777 (RK (1777), p. 87). D. 22 Nov. 1777.

1777 Carmarthen, Francis Godolphin (Osborne) Marquess of
App. Dec. 1777 (GM (1777), xlvii, 612). Last occ. 1780 (RK (1780), p. 87).

1780 Ailesbury, Thomas (Bruce Brudenell) 1st Earl of
App. 29 Dec. 1780 (GM (1781), li, 48).
Vac. 24 Feb. 1792 on app. as Treasurer to Queen (Add. MS 17880 f. 1; GM (1792), lxii(1), 485).

1792 Morton, George (Douglas) 16th Earl of
App. May 1792 (GM (1792), lxii(1), 485). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Vice Chamberlain

Salary £500.

1761 Cantelupe, John (West) Viscount
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761, xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-5 Apr. 1766 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 1v, 30v).

1766 Brudenell, Hon. Robert
App. Mar. 1766 (GM (1766), xxxvi, 152). Pd. 5 Apr. 1766-20 Oct. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 30v, 55).

1768 Fitzroy, Charles
Pd. from 20 Oct. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 f. 55). Last occ. 1780 (RK (1780), p. 87). App. Groom of Stole to Prince of Wales 29 Dec. 1780 (GM (1780), li, 48).

1780 Office vacant

1782 Digby, Hon. Stephen
Prob. app. 1782. First occ. 1783 (RK (1783), p. 87). Pd. to 7 Nov. 1792 (Add. MS 17871 f. 2).

1792 Price, William
Pd. from 7 Nov. 1792 (Add. MS 17871 f. 2). Last occ. 1801 (RK (1801), p. 111).

1801 Disbrow, Edward
Prob. app. 1801. Occ. from 1802 to 1818. (RK 1802), p. 121; ibid. (1818), p. 137).

Mistress of Robes

Salary £500.

1761 Ancaster, Mary Duchess of (Dowager 12 Aug. 1778)
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-8 Oct. 1793 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2; 17871 f. 2v).

1793 Bath, Elizabeth Marchioness of (Dowager 19 Mov. 1796)
App. Dec. 1793 (GM (1793), lxiii(2), 1158). Pd. from 6 Nov. 1793 (Add. MS 17872 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

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Ladies of Bedchamber

Six with salaries of £500.

1761 Hamilton, Elizabeth Duchess of (Duchess of Argyll 9 Nov. 1770)
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2). Res. by 7 Aug. 1784 (ibid. (1784), liv(2), 638).

1761 Effingham, Elizabeth Countess of (Dowager 19 Nov. 1763)
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2). D. in office 12 Oct. 1791 (GM (1791), lxi(2), 974).

1761 Northumberland, Elizabeth Countess of (Duchess 22 Oct. 1766)
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-7 Feb. 1770 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 63).

1761 Egremont, Alicia Maria Countess of (Dowager 21 Aug. 1763)
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-1 June 1794 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2; 17872 f. 2v).

1761 Weymouth,Elizabeth Viscountess (Marchioness of Bath 25 Aug. 1789)
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-6 Nov. 1793 (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2; 17871 f. 2v). Vac. Dec. 1793 on app. as Mistress of Robes (ibid. (1793), lxiii(2), 1158).

1761 Bolingbroke, Diana Viscountess
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-5 Jan. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 47).

1768 Hertford, Isabella Countess of
Succ. Bolingbroke. Pd. from 5 Jan. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 f. 47). Last occ 1782 (RK (1782), p. 87).

1770 Holdernesse, Mary Countess of (Dowager 16 May 1778)
Succ. Northumberland. Pd. 7 Feb. 1770-13 Oct. 1801 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 63; 17879 f. 2v).

1783 Pembroke, Elizabeth Countess of (Dowager 26 Jan. 1794)
Succ. Hertford. App. 4 Jan. 1783 (GM (1783), liii(1), 94). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1784 Harcourt, Elizabeth Countess
Succ. Argyll. App. 7 Aug 1784 (GM (1784), liv(2), 638). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1791 Sydney, Elizabeth Viscountess
Succ. Effingham. App. 1791 (GM (1791), lxi(2), 974). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137)

1793 Cardigan, Elizabeth Countess of
Succ. Bath. App. Dec. 1793 (GM (1793), lxiii(2), 1158). Pd. 6 Nov. 1793-8 Feb. 1807 (Add. MSS 17871 f. 2v; 17884 f. 2v).

1794 Harrington, Jane Countess of
Succ. Egremont. Pd. from 1 June 1794 (Add. MS 17872 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1801 Macclesfield, Mary Frances Countess of
Succ. Holdernesse. Pd. from 25 Oct. 1801 (Add. MS 17879 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1807 Chesterfield, Henrietta Countess of
Succ. Cardigan. Pd. from 8 Feb. 1807-31 May 1813 (d.) (Add. MSS 17884 f. 2v; 17890 f. 2v).

1813 Melville, Anne Viscountess
Succ. Chesterfield. Pd. from 1 June 1813 (Add. MS 17891 f. 2v - Jane) Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Maids of Honour

Six with salaries of £300.

1761 Bishopp, Frances
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-9 Feb. 1764 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 16). Married 4 Jan. 1764 Sir George Warren (ibid. (1764), xxxiv, 97).

1761 Wrottesley, Mary
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-17 Dec. 1769 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 63). Married William Gardiner 1770.

1761 Beauclerk, Diana
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-13 Feb. 1809 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2; 17886 f. 2v).

1761 Keck, Charlotte
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-1 June 1774 (Add. 17870 ff. 2, 95v). Married 1774 12th Viscount Hereford.

1761 Meadows, Frances
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-16 Sept. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 47). Married 3 Sept. 1768 Alexander Campbell (GM (1768), xxxviii, 446).

1761 Tryon, Mary
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-18 Feb. 1799 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2; 17877 f. 2v).

1764 Boscawen, Anne
Succ. Bishopp Feb. 1764 (GM (1764), xxxiv, 98). Pd. from 9 Feb. 1764 (Add. MS 17870 f. 16v). Vac. Nov. 1788 on app. as Sempstress and Laundress to Queen (ibid. (1788), lviii(2), 1034).

1768 Vernon, Caroline
Succ. Meadows. Pd. from 16 Sept. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 f. 47). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1769 Courtenay, Frances
Succ. Mary Wrottesley. Pd. 17 Dec. 1769-6 May 1770 (Add. MS 17870 f. 63). Occ. 1770. Possibly married 7 June 1770 Sir John Wrottesley, Bart.

1770 Jeffreys, Elizabeth
Succ. Courtenay. Pd. 6 May 1770-20 Jan. 1802 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 63; 17879 f. 2v).

1774 Cathcart, Jane
Succ. Keck. Pd. 1 June 1774-25 Dec. 1775 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 95v, 103). Married 26 Dec. 1774 4th Duke of Atholl.

1774 Johnston, Frances
Succ. Jane Cathcart. Pd. 25 Dec. 1774-1 June 1775 (Add. MS 17870 f. 103v).

1775 Wrottesley, Harriet
Succ. Johnston. Pd. from 1 June 1775 (Add. MS 17870 f. 103v). Last occ. 1779 (RK (1779), p. 87).

1779 Gunning, Charlotte Margaret
Prob. app. 1779 v. Harriet Wrottesley. Occ. 1780-90 (RK (1780), p. 87; ibid. (1790), p. 100). Married Stephen Digby 3 Jan. 1790.

1788 Brudenell, Augusta
App. Nov. 1788 v. Boscawen (GM (1788), lviii(2), 1034). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1790 Digby, Julia
Prob. app. 1790 v. Gunning. First occ. 1791 (RK (1791), p. 100). Pd. to 17 Feb. 1794 (Add. MS 17872 f. 2v).

1794 Cathcart, Catherine Charlotte
Succ. Julia Digby. Pd. 17 Feb.-10 Oct. 1794 (Add. MS 17872 f. 2v).

1794 Poyntz, Isabella
Succ. Catherine Charlotte Cathcart. Pd. 1 Nov. 1794-8 Oct. 1795 (Add. MS 17873 f. 2v).

1795 Colman, Seymour
Succ. Poyntz. Pd. from 8 Oct. 1795 (Add. MS 17873 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1799 Chester, Barbara
Succ. Tryon. Pd. 28 Feb. 1799-30 Apr. 1806 (Add. MSS 17877 f. 2v; 17883 f. 2v).

1802 Digby, Charlotte Elizabeth
Succ. Jeffreys. Pd. 20 Jan. 1802-2 Jan. 1803 (Add. MSS 17879 f. 2v; 17880 f. 2v). Married 1803 William Digby.

1803 Byng, Cecilia
Succ. Charlotte Elizabeth Digby. Pd. from 18 Jan. 1803-31 Oct. 1805 (Add. MSS 17880 f. 2v; 17883 f. 2v).

1805 Dashwood, Anna Maria
Succ. Byng. Pd. from 12 Dec. 1805-21 May 1810 (Add. MSS 17883 f. 2v; 17887 f. 2v). Married 2nd Marquess of Ely 22 May 1810.

1806 Wrottesley, Louisa
Succ. Chester. Pd. from 30 Apr. 1806 (Add. MS 17883 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1809 Courtenay, Elizabeth (17886) or Charlotte (17887)
Succ. Beauclerk. Pd. from 13 Feb. 1809 (Add. MS 17886 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1810 Murray, Maria Clara
Succ. Dashwood. Pd. from 21 May 1810 (Add. MS 17887 f 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137 - Louisa).

Women of Bedchamber

Six until 1770 when reduced to five on death of Catherine Elizabeth Herbert. Salary £300.

1761 Dashwood, Catherine
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2). D. in office 17 Feb. 1779 (ibid. (1779), xlix, 103).

1761 Tracy, Frances
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-29 Mar. 1807 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2; 17884 f. 2v).

1761 Herbert, Catherine Elizabeth
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-28 Aug. 1770 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 63v).

1761 Brudenell, Anne
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-1 Oct. 1803 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2; 17880 f. 2v).

1761 Boughton, Mary
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2). Last occ. 1786 (RK (1786), p. 101).

1761 Bludworth, Margaret
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2). D. in office 14 Mar. 1786 (ibid. (1786), lvi(1), 269).

1779 Feilding, Sophia
Prob. app. 1779 v. Dashwood. First occ. 1780 (RK (1780), p. 87). Pd. to 20 Feb. 1815 (d.) (Add. MS 17892 f. 2v).

1786 Herbert, Georgiana
App. 1786 v. Boughton or Bludworth. First occ. 1787 (RK (1787), p. 100). Pd. to 13 June 1799 (d.) (Add. MS 17877 f. 2v).

1786 Egerton, Ariana Margaret
App. 1786 v. Boughton or Bludworth. Occ. 1787-1818 (RK (1787), p. 100; ibid. (1818), p. 137).

1799 Waldegrave, Cornelia Jacoba (Lady Radstock 29 Dec. 1800)
Succ. Herbert. Pd. from 13 June 1799 (Add. MS 17877 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1803 Newbolt, Julia
Succ. Brudenell. Pd. 1 Oct. 1803-19 Apr. 1809 (d.) (Add. MSS 17880 f. 2v; 176886 f. 2v).

1807 Boyle, Carolina Amelia
Succ. Tracy. Pd. from 15 Apr. 1807 (Add. MS 17884 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1809 Gwyn, Mary
Succ. Newbolt. Pd. from 19 Apr. 1809 (Add. MS 17886 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1815 Leigh, Augusta
Succ. Feilding. Pd. from 20 Feb. 1815 (Add. MS 17891 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Sempstress and Laundress

Salary £350 increased to £400 12 Aug. 1762 and £500 16 Aug. 1763 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2v, 4v, 10v).

1761 Chetwynd, Deborah
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2). D. in office 4 Oct. 1788 (GM (1788), lviii(2), 936).

1788 Boscawen, Anne
App. Nov. 1788 (GM (1788), lviii(2), 1034). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Keepers of Robes

Hagerdorn and Schwellenbergen both had salaries of £127, the latter until her death in 1797. Burney apparently appointed at £200. Her successors all received £200.

1761 Hagerdorn, Johanna Louisa
Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2v). Last occ. 1786 (RK (1786), p. 100).

1761 Schwellenbergen, Juliana Elizabeth
Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761-5 Apr. 1797 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2v; 17875 f. 2v).

1786 Burney, Fanny
Prob. app. 1786. Occ. 1787-92 (RK (1787), p. 100; ibid. (1792), p. 100).

1792 Jacobi, Caroline
Prob. app. 1792. First occ. 1793 (RK (1793), p. 100). Pd. to 10 Oct. 1797 (Add. MS 17875 f. 2v).

1797 Bremeyer, Margaret
Pd. 10 Oct. 1797-5 Jan. 1807 (d.) (Add. MSS 17876 f. 2v; 17884 f. 2v).

1797 Bacmeister, Sarah Charlotte
Pd. 10 Oct. 1797-5 July 1799 (Add. MSS 17876 f. 2v; 17877 f. 2v).

1802 Beckedorff, Charlotte
Pd. from 3 Feb. 1802 (Add. MS 17879 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1807 Beckedorff, Sophia
Succ. Bremeyer. Pd. from 5 Jan. 1807 (Add. MS 17884 f. 2v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Gentlemen Ushers of Privy Chamber

Three with salaries of £200.

1761 Calder, Sir James, 3rd Bart.
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-19 Sept. 1774 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 ff. 1v, 95).

1761 Stanhope, Edwin Francis
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 24397 f. 1v). Vac. 13 Feb. 1783 on app. as Equerry to Queen (ibid. (1783), liii(1), 275).

1761 Boyle, Hon. Edmund
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-1 Feb. 1763 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 1v, 9).

1763 Feilding, William
Succ. Boyle. Pd. 1 Feb. 1763-5 Apr. 1771 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 9, 71).

1771 Wynyard, William
Succ. Fielding. Pd. from 5 Apr. 1771 (Add. MS 17870 f. 71). D. in office 23 Jan. 1789 (GM (1789), lix(1), 180).

1774 Jenkinson, John
Succ. Calder. Pd. 19 Sept. 1774-1 May 1805 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 95; 17882 f. 2).

1783 Guydickens, Gustavus
App. v. Stanhope 13 Feb. 1783 (GM (1783), liii(1), 275). Pd. to 28 Aug. 1793 (Add. MS 17871 f. 2).

1790 Cowslade, John
Prob. app. 1790 v. Wynyard. First occ. 1791 (RK (1791), p. 101). Pd. to 8 Apr. 1795 (d.) (Add. MS 17873 f. 2).

1793 Bellew, Patrick
Succ. Guydickens. Pd. 28 Aug. 1793-7 July 1799 (d.) (Add. MSS 17871 f. 2; 17877 f. 2).

1795 Fauquier, Thomas
App. v. Cowslade 27 May 1795 (GM (1795), lxv(2), 622). Pd. from 8 Apr. 1795 (Add. MS 17873 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1799 Smith, John
Succ. Bellew. Pd. 7 July 1799-5 Jan. 1804 (d.) (Add. MSS 17877 f. 2; 17881 f. 2).

1804 Rooke, Charles
Succ. Smith. Pd. from 16 Feb. 1804 (Add. MS 17881 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1805 Brooke Pechell, Sir Thomas, 2nd Bart.
Succ. Jenkinson. Pd. from 1 May 1805 (Add. MS 17882 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

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Gentlemen Ushers Daily Waiters

Three with salaries of £150.

1761 Allen, William
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2). D. in office 10 Aug. 1786 (ibid. (1786), lvi(2), 715).

1761 Jenkinson, John
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-19 Sept. 1774 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 95v). Vac. 1774 on app. as Gentleman Usher of Privy Chamber to Queen.

1761 Molyneux, Francis
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-10 July 1765 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 23). App. Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to King 22 July 1765 (Officials of the Royal Household, 1660-1837, i, 143).

1765 Guydickens, Gustavus
Succ. Molyneux. Pd. from 10 July 1765 (Add. MS 17870 f. 23). Vac. 13 Feb. 1783 on app. as Gentleman Usher of Privy Chamber to Queen (GM (1783), liii(1), 275).

1774 Cowslade, John
Succ. Jenkinson. Pd. from 19 Sept. 1774. (Add. MS 17870 f. 95v). Last occ. 1790 (RK (1790), p. 100). Vac. 1790 on app. as Gentleman Usher of Privy Chamber to Queen.

1783 Bellew, Patrick
App. 13 Feb. 1783 v. Guydickens (GM (1783), liii(1), 275). Pd. to 28 Aug. 1793 (Add. MS 17871 f. 2). Vac. 1793 on app. as Gentleman Usher of Privy Chamber to Queen.

1786 Fauquier, Thomas
Prob. app. 1786 v. Allen. First occ. 1787 (RK (1787), p. 100). Pd. to 8 Apr. 1795 (Add. MS 17873 f. 2). Vac. 1795 on app. as Gentleman Usher of Privy Chamber to Queen (GM (1795), lxv(2), 622).

1790 Smith, John
Prob. app. 1790 v. Cowslade. First occ. 1791 (RK (1791), p. 101). Pd. to 7 July 1799 (Add. MS 17877 f. 2). Vac. on app. as Gentleman Usher of Privy Chamber to Queen 1799.

1793 Rooke, Charles
Succ. Bellew. Pd. 28 Aug. 1793-16 Feb. 1804 (Add. MSS 17871 f. 2; 17881 f. 2). Vac. 1804 on app. as Gentleman Usher of Privy Chamber to Queen.

1795 Pechell (from 1801 Brooke-Pechell), Thomas (succ. as 2nd Bart. 13 Jan. 1800)
App. v. Fauquier 27 May 1795 (GM (1795), lxv(2), 622). Pd. 8 Apr. 1795-1 May 1805 (Add. MSS 17873 f. 2; 17882 f. 2). Vac. 1805 on app. as Gentleman Usher of Privy Chamber to Queen.

1799 Vincent, George N.
Succ. Smith. Pd. from 7 July 1799 (Add. MS 17877 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1804 Harward, Charles
App. v. Rooke. Pd. 16 Feb. 1804-19 Mar. 1816 (d.) (Add. MSS 17881 f. 2; 17893 f. 2).

1805 Gore, Thomas
Succ. Brooke-Pechell. Pd. from 1 May 1805 (Add. MS 17882 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1816 Bishopp, Hugh
Succ. Haward. Pd. from 19 Mar. 1816 (Add. MS 17893 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Gentlemen Ushers Quarterly Waiters

Three with salaries of £100.

1761 Robinson, George
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-12 May 1767 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 39).

1761 Hubert, Philip
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-13 July 1764 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 16).

1761 Cowslade, John
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-19 Sept. 1774 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 95v). Vac. 1774 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen.

1764 Reveley, Henry
Succ. Hubert. Pd. from 13 July 1764 (Add. MS 17870 f. 16). Last occ. 1784 (RK (1784), p. 100).

1767 Fauquier, Thomas
Succ. Robinson. Pd. from 12 May 1767 (Add. MS 17870 f. 39). Last occ. 1786 (RK (1786), p. 101). Vac. 1786 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen.

1774 Smith, John
Succ. Cowslade. Pd. from 19 Sept. 1774 (Add. 17870 f. 95v). Last occ. 1790 (RK (1790), p. 100). Vac. 1790 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen.

1784 Rooke, Charles
Prob. app. 1784 v. Reveley. First occ. 1785 (RK (1785), p. 101). Pd. to 28 Aug. 1793 (Add. MS 17871 f. 2). Vac. 1793 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen.

1786 Pechell, Thomas
Prob. app. 1786 v. Fauquier. First occ. 1787 (RK (1787), p. 100). Pd. to 8 Apr. 1795 (Add. MS 17873 f. 2). Vac. 1795 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen (GM (1795), lxv(2), 622).

1790 Molesworth, Robert (succ. as 5th Viscount Molesworth 23 June 1793)
Prob. app. 1790 v. Smith. First occ. 1791 (RK (1791), p. 101). Pd. to 28 Aug. 1793 (Add. MS 17871 f. 2).

1793 Vincent, George N.
Succ. Rooke. Pd. 28 Aug. 1793-7 July 1799 (Add. MSS 17871 f. 2; 17877 f. 2). Vac. 1799 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen.

1793 Harward, Charles
Succ. Molesworth. Pd. from 28 Aug. 1793-16 Feb. 1804 (Add. MSS 17871 f. 2; 17881 f. 2). Vac. 1804 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen.

1795 Gore, Thomas
App. v. Pechell 27 May 1795 (GM (1795), lxv(2), 622). Pd. 8 Apr. 1795-1 May 1805 (Add. MSS 17873 f. 2; 17882 f. 2). Vac. 1805 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen.

1799 Bishopp, Hugh
Succ. Vincent. Pd. 7 July 1799-19 Mar. 1816 (Add. MSS 17877 f. 2; 17893 f. 3). Vac. 1816 on app. as Gentleman Usher Daily Waiter to Queen.

1804 Gibbons, John (succ. as 4th Bart. 26 Nov. 1814)
Succ. Harward. Pd. from 16 Feb. 1804 (Add. MS 17881 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1805 Benson, George
Succ. Gore. Pd. 1 May 1805-3 May 1814 (d.) (Add. MSS 17882 f. 2; 17891 f. 2).

1814 Addenbrook, John Peter
Succ. Benson. Pd. from 3 May 1814 (Add. MS 17891 f. 2). Last occ. 1816 (RK (1816), p. 137).

1816 Rooke, Henry Willoughby
Succ. Bisshop. Pd. from 19 Mar. 1816 (Add. MS 17893 f. 3). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818). p. 137).

1816 Duckenfield, John Lloyd
Prob. app. 1816 v. Addenbrook. Occ. 1817-18 (RK (1817), p. 137; ibid. (1818), p. 137).

Treasurer

Salary £500.

1761 Stone, Andrew
App. 2 Nov. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 1). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-16 Dec. 1773 (d.) (ibid. ff. 3, 95).

1774 Guilford, Francis (North) 1st Earl of
App. 1 Jan. 1774 (Add. MS 17870 f. 94). Pd. from 29 Dec. 1773 (ibid. f. 95). D. in office 4 Aug. 1790 (GM (1790), lx(2), 768).

1792 Ailesbury, Thomas (Bruce Brudenell) 1st Earl of
App. 24 Feb. 1792 (Add. MS 17880 f. 1). Pd. to 19 Apr. 1814 (d.) (Add. MS 17891 f. 1v).

1814 Effingham, Richard (Howard) 4th Earl of
App. 9 May 1814 (Add. MS 17892 f. 1). Pd. from 19 Apr. 1814 (Add. MS 17891 f. 1v). D. in office 11 Dec. 1816 (GM (1816), lxxxvi(2), 572-3).

1817 Taylor, Herbert
App. 1 Jan. 1817 (GM (1817), lxxxvii(1), 31). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Clerk to Treasurer (later Vice Treasurer)

Salary £140 from 1761. In 1807-08 designated Vice Treasurer with £400 (Add. MS 17885 f. 1v).

1761 Mathias, Vincent
Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 3). D. in office 15 June 1782 aged 71 (GM (1782), lii, 311).

1782 Mathias, Thomas James
App. July 1782 (GM (1782), lii,360). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Secretary (and Comptroller from 1765)

Salary £400. United with office of Comptroller in 1765. Harris appointed Seretary and Comptroller at £500 in 1774.

1761 Graeme, David
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-25 Jan. 1774 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 3, 95).

1774 Harris, James
Pd. from 26 Jan. 1774 (Add. MS 17870 f. 95). D. in office 21 Dec. 1780 (GM (1780), l, 591).

1780 North, Hon. George Augustus
Prob. app. 1780. First occ. 1781 (RK (1781), p. 87).
Vac. by 29 Mar. 1784 (GM (1784), liv(1), 318).

1784 Howard, Hon. Richard (succ. as 4th Earl of Effingham 19 Nov. 1791).
App. 29 Mar. 1784 (GM (1784), liv(1), 318). Pd. to 19 Apr. 1814 (Add. MS 17891 f. 1v). App. Treasurer to Queen 1814.

1814 Price, William
Pd. from 19 Apr. 1814 (Add. MS 17891 f. 1v). D. 17 Apr. 1817 (GM (1817), lxxxvii(1), 382).

1817 Campbell, Sir Henry Frederick, Kt.
Prob. app. 1817. Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

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Comptroller

Salary £400. Office united with that of Secretary in 1765. Thereafter Graeme enjoyed both salaries. Harris appointed at £500 for combined posts in 1774.

1761 Shirley, Hon. Sewallis
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-30 Oct. 1765 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 ff. 3, 30v).

1765 Graeme, David
Office united with Secretary. Pd. 30 Oct. 1765-25 Jan. 1774 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 30v, 95).

Clerk to Secretary and Comptroller

Salary £100.

1774 Mathias, Gabriel
Pd. 26 Jan. 1774-14 Dec. 1804 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 97; 17882 f. 1v).

1804 Rowland, Hugh
Pd. from 14 Dec. 1804 Add. MS 17882 f. 1v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Physicians

Two except 1762-4 and 1801-09 when increased to three. Salary £200.

1761 Letherland, Joseph
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-31 Mar. 1764 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 16).

1761 Akenside, Mark
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-23 June 1770 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 63).

1762 Pringle, John (cr. Bart. 5 June 1766)
Pd. from 12 Aug. 1762 (Add. MS 17870 f. 4v). D. in office 18 Jan. 1782 (GM (1782), lii, 47).

1770 Baker, George (cr. Bart. 19 Sept. 1776)
Succ. Akenside. Pd. 23 June 1770-15 June 1809 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 f. 63; Add. MS 17886 f. 3).

1782 Turton, John
Succ. Pringle. Prob. app. 1782. First occ. 1783 (RK (1783), p. 88). Pd. to 14 Apr. 1806 (d.) (Add. MS 17883 f. 2).

1801 Milman, Sir Francis, 1st Bart.
Pd. from 17 Dec. 1801 (Add. MS 17879 f. 2).
Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

1806 Heberden, William
Succ. Turton; pd. from 14 Apr. 1806 (Add. MS 17883 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Extra Physician

Salary £200

1762 Hunter, William
Pd. from 12 Aug. 1762 (Add. MS 17870 f. 4v). Last occ. 1783 (RK (1783), p. 88). D. 30 Mar. 1783 (DNB).

Physician to Household

Salary £150.

1761 Pringle, John
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-11 Aug. 1762 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 3v). App. Physician to Queen 1762.

1762 Office vacant

1764 Wollaston, Charlton
Pd. 1 Apr.-19 July 1764 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 f. 16).

1764 Baker, George
Pd. 19 July 1764-23 June 1770 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 16, 63). App. Physician to Queen 1770.

1770 Turton, John
Pd. from 23 June 1770 (Add. MS 17870 f, 63). Last occ. 1782 (RK (1782), p. 87). App. Physician to Queen 1782.

1782 Gisborne, Thomas
Prob. app. 1782. First occ. 1783 (RK (1783), p. 88).
Pd. to 24 Feb. 1806 (d.) (Add. MS 17878 f. 2; Add. MS 17883 f. 2).

1806 Milman, Sir Francis, 1st Bart.
Pd. from 24 Feb. 1806 (Add. MS 17883 f. 2).
Last occ. 1818 (1818), p. 137).

Surgeon

Salary £150.

1761 Hawkins, Pennel
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2). Last occ. 1792 (sic) (RK (1792), p. 101).
D. 25 Dec. 1791 (GM (1791), lxi(2), 1237).

1792 Keate, Thomas
Prob. app. 1792. Occ. 1793-1818 (RK (1793), p. 101; ibid. (1818), p. 137).

Surgeon to Household

Salary £150.

1761 Gataker, Thomas
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-18 Nov. 1768 (d.) (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2, 55).

1768 Bromfield, William
Pd. 18 Nov. 1768-23 Nov. 1792 (d.) (Add. MSS 17870 f. 55; 17871 f. 2).

1792 Griffiths, John
Pd. from 23 Nov. 1792 (Add. MS 17871 f. 2).
Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Apothecary

Salary £200.

1761 Brande, Augustus Hermann
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17871 f. 2). Last occ. 1784 (RK (1784), p. 100).

1784 Brande, Augustus Everard
Prob. app. 1784. Occ. 1785-1818 (RK (1785), p. 101; ibid. (1818), p. 137).

Apothecary to Household

Salary £150.

1761 Devaynes, John
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-14 July 1795 (Add. MSS 17870 f. 2; 17873 f. 2).

1795 Jones, Griffith
Pd. 14 July 1795-1 Jan. 1814 (d.) (Add. MSS 17873 f. 2; 17891 f. 2).

1814 Jones, Alfred
Pd. from 1 Jan. 1814 (Add. MS 17891 f. 2). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Attorney General

Salary £250.

1761 Hussey, Richard
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-28 Mar. 1770 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 3, 62v).

1770 Morton, John
Pd. from 28 Mar. 1770 (Add. MS 17870 f. 62v). D. in office 25 July 1780 (GM (1780), l, 348).

1780 Office vacant

1782 Ambler, Charles
Prob. app. 1782. First occ. 1783 (RK (1783), p. 88). Pd. to 28 Feb. 1794 (d.) (Add. MS 17872 f. 1v).

1794 Hardinge, George
Pd. 19 Mar. 1794-26 Apr. 1816 (d.) (Add. MSS 17872 f. 1v; 17893 f. 1v).

1816 Vaughan, John
Pd. from 26 Apr. 1816 (Add. MS 17893 f. 1v). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

Solicitor General

Salary: £180

1761 de Grey, William
App. 5 Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug.1761-15 Dec.1763 (Add. MS 17870 ff.3, 15v). App. Solicitor General to King 16 Dec. 1763.

1763 Blackstone, William
Pd. 15 Dec. 1763-28 Mar. 1770 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 15v, 62v). App. Justice of King's Bench 16 Feb. 1770.

1770 Ambler, Charles
Pd. from 28 Mar. 1770 (Add. MS 17870 f. 62v). Last occ. 1782 (RK (1782), p. 88). App. Attorney General to Queen 1782.

1782 Hardinge, George
Prob. app. 1782. First occ. 1783 (RK (1783), p. 88).
Pd. to 19 Mar. 1794 (Add. MS 17872 f. 1v). App. Attorney General to Queen 1794.

1794 Grant, William
Pd. 19 Mar. 1794-16 July 1799 (Add. MS 17872 f. 1v; Add. MS 17877 f. 1v). App. Solicitor General to King 17 July 1799.

1799 Perceval, Hon. Spencer
Pd. from 16 July 1799 (Add. MS 17877 f. 1v). Last occ. 1801 (RK (1801), p. 122). App. Solicitor General to King 16 Feb. 1801.

1801 Richards, Richard
Prob. app. 1801. First occ. 1802 (RK (1802), p. 122). Pd. to 25 Feb. 1814 (Add. MS 17891 f. 1v). App. Baron of Exchequer 26 Feb. 1814.

1814 Vaughan, John
Pd. from 25 Feb. 1814-26 Apr. 1816 (Add. MS 17891 f. 1v; Add. MS 17893 f. 1v). App. Attorney General to Queen 1816.

1816 Hart, Anthony
Pd. from 26 Apr. 1816 (Add. MS 17893 f. 1v).
Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 137).

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Master of Horse

Salary £800.

1761 Harcourt, Simon (Harcourt) 1st Earl
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-20 Apr. 1763 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2v, 9v). Vac. on app. as Chamberlain to Queen 1763.

1763 Weymouth, Thomas (Thynne) 3rd Viscount
Pd. 20 Apr. 1763-28 May 1765 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 9v, 23v).

1765 Ancaster, Peregrine (Bertie) 3rd Duke of
Pd. 28 May 1765-2 Dec. 1766 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 23v, 39v).

1766 Delawarr, John (West) 2nd Earl
Pd. 2 Dec. 1766-21 Nov. 1768 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 39v, 55v). Vac. on app. as Chamberlain to Queen 1768.

1768 Beaufort, Henry (Somerset) 5th Duke of
Pd. 21 Nov. 1768-22 Jan. 1770 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 55v, 63v).

1770 Waldegrave, John (Waldegrave) 3rd Earl
Pd. 22 Jan. 1770 (Add. MS 17870 f. 63v). D. in office 22 Oct. 1784 (GM (1784), liv(2), 879).

1784 Waldegrave, George (Waldegrave) 4th Earl
App. Nov. 1784 (GM (1784), liv(2), 879). D. in office 17 Oct. 1789 (GM (1789), lix(2), 962).

1789 Office vacant

1791 Harcourt, George Simon (Harcourt) 2nd Earl
Prob. app. 1791. First occ. 1792 (RK (1792), p. 101). Pd. to 20 Apr. 1809 (d.) (Add. MS 17886 f. 3).

1809 Harcourt, William (Harcourt) 3rd Earl
Pd. from 20 Apr. 1809 (Add. MS 17886 f. 3). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 138).

Equerries

Three with salaries of £220.

1761 Montgomery, Hon. Archibald (succ. as 11th Earl of Eglintoun 24 Oct. 1769)
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-2 Dec. 1769 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2v, 63v).

1761 Harcourt, Hon. William
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-2 Dec. 1766 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2v, 39v).

1761 Schutz, John
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. from 1 Aug. 1761 (Add. MS 17870 f. 2v). Last occ. 1790 (RK (1790), p. 101).

1766 Crawford, James
Succ. Harcourt. Pd. 2 Dec. 1766-14 Apr. 1795 (Add. MSS 17870 f. 39v; 17873 f. 3). Vac. by 27 May 1795 (GM (1795), lxv(2), 622).

1769 Matthew, Edward
Succ. Montgomery [Eglintoun]. Pd. 2 Dec. 1769-5 Apr. 1771 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 63v, 71v). App. Equerry to King 17 Apr. 1771 (Officials of the Royal Household, 1660-1837, ii, 129).

1771 Feilding, William
Succ. Matthew. Pd. from 5 Apr. 1771 (Add. MS 17870 f. 71v). Last occ. 1777 (RK (1777), p. 88).

1777 West, Hon. John (succ. as 4th Earl Delawarr Jan. 1783)
Prob. app. 1777 v. Feilding. First occ. 1778 (RK (1778), p. 88). Vac. by 13 Feb. 1783 (GM (1783), liii(1), 275).

1783 Stanhope, Edwin Francis
App. 13 Feb. 1783 v. West [Delawarr] (GM (1783), liii(1), 622. Pd. to 16 May 1807 (d.) (Add. MS 17884 f. 3).

1790 Brudenell, Robert
Prob. app. 1790 v. Schutz. First occ. 1791 (RK (1791), p. 101). Pd. to 5 Jan. 1811 (Add. MS 17888 f. 3). Probably vac. 24 Feb. 1811 on succession as 6th Earl of Cardigan (GM (1811), lxxxi(1), 297).

1795 Stopford, Hon. Edward (ktd. 15 Jan. 1815)
App. 27 May 1795 v. Crawford (GM (1795), lxv(2), 622). Pd. from 14 Apr. 1795 (Add. MS 17873 f. 3). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 138).

1807 Upton, Hon. Arthur
Succ. Stanhope. Pd. from 16 May 1807 (Add. MS 17884 f. 3). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 138).

1811 Talbot, Hon. John
Succ. Brudenell. Pd. from 5 Jan. 1811-4 Dec. 1812 (Add. MSS 17888f. 3; 17890 f. 3).

1812 Murray, Hon. Charles
Succ. Talbot. Pd. from 4 Dec. 1812 (Add. MS 17890 f. 3). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 138).

Pages of Honour

Two with salaries of £150.

1761 Fitzpatrick, Richard
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-17 Sept. 1765 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2v, 23v).

1761 Byde, John
App. Sept. 1761 (GM (1761), xxxi, 431 - 'Byne' (sic). Pd. 1 Aug. 1761-26 Oct. 1766 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 2v, 39v).

1765 Faucitt, Walker Dawson
Succ. Fitzpatrick. Pd. 17 Sept. 1765-6 Nov. 1772 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 23v, 87v).

1766 Dashwood, Francis Bateman
Succ. Byde. Pd. 26 Oct. 1766-5 Apr. 1771 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 39v, 71v).

1771 Wynyard, Henry
Succ. Dashwood. Pd. from 5 Apr. 1771 (Add. MS 17870 f. 71v). Last occ. 1778 (RK (1778), p. 88).

1772 Bristow, Henry
Succ. Faucitt. Pd. 6 Nov. 1772-28 Apr. 1773 (Add. MS 17870 ff. 87v).

1773 Fraser, John Henry
Succ. Bristow. Pd. from 28 Apr. 1773 (Add. MS 17870 f. 87v). Last occ. 1780 (RK (1780), p. 88).

1778 Hotham, Henry
Prob. app. 1778 v. Wynyard. Occ. 1779 (RK (1779), p. 88).

1779 Hotham, George
Prob. app. 1779 v. Henry Hotham. Occ. 1780-87 (RK (1780), p. 88; ibid. (1787), p. 101).

1780 Smith, John Spencer
Prob. app. 1780 v. Fraser. Occ. 1781-90 (RK (1781), p. 88; ibid. (1790), p. 101).

1787 Bunbury, Henry
Prob. app. 1787 v. George Hotham. First occ. 1788 (RK (1788), p. 101). Pd. to 18 Jan. 1795 (Add. MS 17873 f. 3).

1790 Sedley, George
Prob. app. 1790 v. Smith. First occ. 1791 (RK (1791), p. 101). Pd. to 24 Jan. 1796 (Add. MS 17874 f. 3).

1795 Rooke, Henry Willoughby
Succ. Bunbury. Pd. from 18 Jan. 1795 (Add. MS 178773 f. 3). Last occ. 1799 (RK (1799), p. 101).

1796 Vernon, Edward
Succ. Sedley. Pd. 24 Jan. 1796-5 Apr. 1800 (Add. MS 17874 f. 3; Add. MS 17878 f. 3).

1799 Fauquier, Charles
Prob. app. 1799 v. Rooke. First occ. 1800 (RK (1800), p. 101). Pd. to 5 July 1807 (Add. MS 17884 f. 3).

1800 Vernon, Henry
Succ. Edward Vernon. Pd. 5 Apr. 1800-16 Mar. 1808 (Add. MSS 17878 f. 3; 17885 f. 3).

1807 Allen, George
Succ. Fauquier. Pd. 5 July 1807-20 Apr. 1814 (Add. MSS 17884 f. 3; 17891 f. 3).

1808 Anson, Augustus George
Succ. Henry Vernon. Pd. from 16 Mar. 1808 (Add. MS 17885 f. 3). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 138).

1814 Harcourt, William
Succ. Allen. Pd. from 20 Apr. 1814 (Add. MS 17891 f. 3). Last occ. 1818 (RK (1818), p. 138).

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References

(British Library)
Add. MSS 17870-93
Accounts of Treasurer to Queen 1761-77, 1793-1801, 1802-17
DNB
Dictionary of National Biography
GM
Gentleman's Magazine
RK
Royal Kalendar

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