Longest-Serving MP Charles Pelham Villiers Hand Written Letter Mueller COA

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Longest-Serving MP Charles Pelham Villiers Hand Written Letter Mueller COA

Longest-Serving MP Charles Pelham Villiers Hand Written Letter Mueller COA
“Longest-Serving Member of Parliament” Charles Pelham Villiers Hand Written Letter. This item is certified authentic by. And comes with their Certificate of Authenticity. (3 January 1802 – 16 January 1898) was a British lawyer and politician from the aristocratic. He sat in the. From 1835 to 1898, making him the longest-serving Member of Parliament (MP). He also holds the distinction of the oldest candidate to win a parliamentary seat, at 93. He was a radical and reformer who often collaborated with. And had a noteworthy effect in the leadership of the. Until its repeal in 1846. Lord Palmerston appointed him to the cabinet as president of the Poor-Law Board in 1859. His Public Works (Manufacturing Districts) Act of 1863 opened job-creating schemes in public health projects. He progressed numerous other reforms, most notably the Metropolitan Poor Law Act of 1867. Helped him formulate the reform, in particular, ensure professionalisation of nursing as part of the poor law regime, the workhouses of which erected public infirmaries under an Act of the same year. His political importance was overshadowed by his brother, the Earl of Clarendon, and undercut by the hostility of Gladstone. Villiers was the son of the Hon. John Parker, 1st Baron Boringdon. He was the grandson of. Thomas Villiers, 1st Earl of Clarendon. George Villiers, 4th Earl of Clarendon. He was educated at. East India Company College. St John’s College, Cambridge. He was raised to the rank of an Earl’s son in 1839 and thus entitled to be styled the Honourable Charles Pelham Villiers. Political views and enjoyed a long career in public service and Parliament. In 1832, he was a. Commissioner, and from 1833 to 1852 was an examiner of witnesses in the. Villiers was elected as a. Member of Parliament for. In each year from 1837 to 1845, he launched parliamentary debates in attempts to repeal the. In 1838, he spoke to over 5,000 “working-class men” in Manchester and told them that the presence of so large an audience gave him the proof that the working class man was with him. Into his sliding scale concession in 1842. In February 1842, Villiers was called by. MP, the solitary Robinson Crusoe standing on the barren rock of Corn Law repeal. In 1842, the majority in favour of retaining the Corn Laws had been 303, at the vote on Villiers motion in June 1845 it was down to 132. After the repeal in 1846, the press said of Villiers that he was the most persevering and undaunted supporter of those principles within the house. Villiers was a corresponding member of the. British and Foreign Anti-Slavery Society. And he attended the. In London in 1840. But elected to sit for his former constituency; his election in Lancashire South was unsolicited but an honour conferred by the people there to express their gratitude for his good work with the repeal of the Corn Laws. Villiers was sworn of the. From 1852 to 1858. In 1853 the Times observed that it was Mr. Charles Villiers who practically originated the Free Trade movement. He served under Palmerston and. President of the Poor Law Board. (with a seat in the cabinet) from 1859 to 1866. In 1876 he wrote to the Manchester-based. Women’s Suffrage Journal. In which he stated, in the words of the Journal, that he had voted for the measure [suffrage] on more than one occasion, and should do so again. As far as he was acquainted with the objections usually alleged, he was bound to say they only appear to be those which have always been offered whenever any fresh extension of liberty to the subject has been proposed, and which he had himself heard urged against personal freedom in the colonies, religious liberty in this country, the enfranchisement of the working classes, and against the abolition of every monopoly, political and commercial, wherever it has been assailed. Villiers was offered a peerage in June 1885, but declined. His Wolverhampton constituency was divided under the. Redistribution of Seats Act 1885. And he was then elected for. Father of the House of Commons. From 1890 until his death in 1898. However, the last time he attended Parliament was in 1895. During his time in Parliament he worked towards. He is noted as being the voice in parliament of the free trade movement before the election of. Villiers died unmarried in January 1898, aged 96. He is buried at. A statue of him stands in West Park in. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “historicsellsmemorabilia” and is located in this country: US. 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Longest-Serving MP Charles Pelham Villiers Hand Written Letter Mueller COA

RARE! Bishop of Exeter Henry Phillpotts Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

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RARE! Bishop of Exeter Henry Phillpotts Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA

RARE! Bishop of Exeter Henry Phillpotts Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
“Bishop of Exeter” Henry Phillpotts Hand Written Letter. This item is authenticated by Todd Mueller Autographs and comes with their Certificate of Authenticity. (6 May 1778 – 18 September 1869), often called “Henry of Exeter”, was the. From 1830 to 1869. One of England’s longest serving bishops since the 14th century, Phillpotts was a striking figure of the 19th century Church. Bishop of Exeter, was born on 6 May 1778 at. England, the son of. And land agent to the Dean and Chapter of. He grew up in. And was educated at Gloucester Cathedral school. City between 1830 and 1847, was his elder brother. Two other brothers, Thomas and George, and two sisters, Isabella and Sibella, reached adulthood; a number of other siblings died in infancy or childhood. Elected a scholar of. At the age of only thirteen, he took his. At Corpus Christi, and his. In 1795, aged eighteen. In 1802, being ordained. By Bishop Majendie in 1804. He was selected university preacher in 1804, in which year he published his. Sermon on 5 November. In September 1804 he was presented to the. Which he held until 1806. He does not appear ever to have resided there, duty being taken by a. Named Daniel Drape, according to the. Philpotts married in October 1804 and in 1805 became. County Durham, in the succeeding year. For twenty years he was chaplain to. In 1808 he received his next preferment, being collated by the bishop to the large and important parish of. Within a year his rapid advancement continued with the collation to the ninth. That at the age of 31 he should already have held four livings and a prebendal stall testifies to the regard in which he was held by his. And the usefulness of his marriage connection. He now resided for a considerable part of the year at Durham, and on the. In the city becoming vacant, he was presented to it by the. On 28 September 1810. On 30 December 1815 Philpotts received yet further preferment, being collated by the bishop to the second. In the Cathedral, the. Of which were considerably higher than those of the ninth. This he held for five years, at the end of which period his literary and controversial abilities brought him into advancing prominence. After holding the rich living of. Durham, from 1820, and the Deanery of. From 1828, he was consecrated. In 1831, holding with the. At Durham which he secured permission to hold along with his bishopric, one of the last cases of the benefice. And later bishops had often profited. Philpotts recognised the need to look after his family, extensive as it was – he had 18 children. As a compromise he was instead offered the canonry at. Which was worth a similar amount, and was a post which he continued to hold until his death. He was one of the last of a clerical aristocracy, which, whatever their origin, expected to live on a scale comparable to that of the nobility. As bishop he was a strict disciplinarian, and did much to restore order in a. Whose clergy had become extraordinarily demoralized and over which he wielded considerable power. The diocese at that time extended from the. Borders to the Isles of. His episcopate was characterized by the establishment of many new parishes in Cornwall and considerable evangelical efforts. In 1841 he built for himself a palace at. Bishopstowe (now the Palace Hotel) served as the bishop’s residence, which he preferred as a home to the Bishop’s Residence attached to. The gardens in the 25 acres 100,000 m. Of private land stretching to the sea are still a major attraction today together with the Bishop’s Walk at the local beauty spot of Ansteys Cove. Phillpotts was aware that his appointment to Exeter was not popular locally and knowing of his unpopularity he at times took measures to protect himself from it. 1831 saw Phillpotts as the victim of the. Custom of burning effigies of clergymen; knowing his reputation he took action by requesting protection, thus the 7th Yeomanry Cavalry filled the palace at Exeter, whilst the crowd in the cathedral yard burned Phillpotts in effigy…. Hollow turnip as head and candle as nose, clad in. (Chadwick I, 1997, p 29) In 1848 he placed an appeal in. Of 5 January 1848, for help for the poor of. His request was answered by. Who was just about to travel to Italy for her health. Philpott’s inspiration of Sellon led to the formation of an Anglican order which Sellon led. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “historicsellsmemorabilia” and is located in this country: US. 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RARE! Bishop of Exeter Henry Phillpotts Hand Written Letter Todd Mueller COA
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