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Warren Hastings" letters to Sir John Macpherson

Hastings, Warren

Warren Hastings" letters to Sir John Macpherson

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Published by Faber & Gwyer in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Henry Dodwell ...
    ContributionsMacpherson, John, Sir, 1745-1821., Dodwell, Henry Herbert, 1879-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS473 .A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. l., vii-xxxiv p., 1 l., 37-218 p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23373504M
    LC Control Number28010900

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Warren Hastings' Letters to Sir John Macpherson. Edited by ProfessorHenry Dodwell, M.A. London: Faber and Gwyer, - Volume 4 Issue 4 - W. Foster. Warren Hastings FRS (6 December – 22 August ), an English statesman, was the first Governor of the Presidency of Fort William (Bengal), the head of the Supreme Council of Bengal, and thereby the first de facto Governor-General of Bengal from to He is credited along with Robert Clive for laying the foundation of the British Empire in India.

Author of Mr. Hastings's review of the state of Bengal, The Letters Of Warren Hastings To His Wife, A narrative of the late transactions at Benares, The trial of Warren Hastings, esq., complete from Februaryto JuneWarren Hastings' letters to Sir John Macpherson, The Benares diary of Warren Hastings, A narrative of the insurrection which happened in the Zemeedary of.

Letters from Sir John Macpherson - Volume We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Hastings the man is revealed in Letters of Warren Hastings to His Wife, edited by Sidney C.

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Warren Hastings: to Sir John Macpherson: to Earl Cornwallis: to Sir John Shore: to Sir Alured Clarke: March to May Marquess Wellesley: to Marquess Cornwallis: July to Oct Sir George Barlow: to Lord Minto: to Marquess of Hastings: to Hastings the man is revealed in Letters of Warren Hastings to His Wife, edited by Sidney C.

Grier (), and in H. Dodwell, ed., Warren Hastings' Letters to Sir John Macpherson (). Warren Hastings had resigned from the Company before he went to England. Before arrival of Lord Cornwallis, at Calcutta Sir John Macpherson took the office of Governor Ge.

GK, General Studies, Optional notes for UPSC, IAS, Banking, Civil Services. Warren Hastings, (born December 6,Churchill, near Daylesford, Oxfordshire, England—died AugDaylesford), the first and most famous of the British governors-general of India, who dominated Indian affairs from to and was impeached (though acquitted) on his return to England.

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Sir John Macpherson, 1st Baronet (c. – 12 January ), from Sleat, Isle of Skye, Scotland, was a Scottish administrator in India. He was the acting Governor-General of Bengal from to State of India in two letters from Warren Hastings, Esq. to the Court of Directors; and one from the Nabob Asuful Dowla, Subadar of Owde.

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'A letter from the Honourable Warren Hastings, Esq., Governor-General of Bengal, to the Honourable the Court of Directors of the East-India Company' 'Warren Hastings' letters to Sir John.

Full access to this book and o more; Over 14 million journal, magazine, and newspaper articles Letters from Sir John Macpherson Letters to Warren Hastings Warren Hastings Sir John Macpherson Lord Cornwallis Lieutenant-General Sir Alured Clarke Lord Mornington (Lord Richard Wellesley) Lord Cornwallis Sir George Barlow Lord Minto Lord Moira (Lord Hastings) John Adam Lord Amherst Lord Price: $ — This collection consists of five volumes of contemporary transcripts of public and private letters from Lord Macartney, when Governor of Madras, to the Commander-in-Chief, Sir Eyre Coote, Warren Hastings, Governor of Bengal, and John Macpherson; with letters from "Warren Hastings and private communications between Macartney and Macpherson.

Sir John Macpherson, 1st Baronet (ca. – 12 January ), from Sleat, Isle of Skye, Scotland, was a Scottish administrator in India. He was the acting Governor-General of India from to Warren Hastings (6 December – 22 August ), an English statesman, was the first Governor of the Presidency of Fort William (Bengal), the head of the Supreme Council of Bengal, and thereby the first de facto Governor-General of India from to Inhe was accused of corruption and impeached, but after a long trial, he was acquitted in WARREN HASTINGS'S PRIVATE LIFE; THE PRIVATE LIFE OF WARREN HASTINGS, First Governor-General of India, by Sir Charles Lawson, Fellow of the University of.

[Histories of India by Mill (Wilson's edition) and Thornton; Grant Duff's History of the Mahrattas; Gleig's Life and Letters of Warren Hastings; Ross's Cornwallis Correspondence; Documents explanatory of the Case of Sir John Macpherson (published by his friends in ); English Parliamentary Reports; Memoirs of Sir Nathaniel Wraxall, iv.

–8, in Wheatley's edition, ]. Warren Hastings. "Warren Hastings to the Court of General Directors, 11 November " Warren Hastings. Memoirs Relative to the State of India (). Selection. Edmund Burke. "Edmund Burke on the Impeachment of Warren Hastings, February " Illustration: "Weshninster Hall during the Trial of Warren Hastings" ().

Fanny Burney.5/5(1). Letters of Sir John Macpherson to Henry Dundas, Description of volume 1. Bound volume of letters from Sir John Macpherson (), sometime Governor General of India to Henry Dundas.

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Governor-General, East India Company ; Warren Hastings: Sir John Macpherson: first baronet: c Charles Cornwallis. Early life. Warren Hastings was born at Churchill, Oxfordshire in to a poor father and a mother who died soon after he was born. [1] He attended Westminster School where he was a contemporary of the future Prime Ministers Lord Shelburne and the Duke of Portland.

[2] He joined the British East India Company in as a clerk and sailed out to India reaching Calcutta in August [3]. Warren Hastings (6 December – 22 August ), an English statesman, was the first Governor of the Presidency of Fort William (Bengal), the head of the Supreme Council of Bengal, and thereby the first de facto Governor-General of India from to He was accused of corruption and impeached inbut after a long trial he was acquitted in   On Fulta Warren Hastings met and married Mary Buchanan whose first husband, John Buchanan, had died in the Black Hole.

Shortly after Hastings and Mary wed, Robert Clive, who had returned a second time to India and was acting as deputy governor of Fort St.

David at Cuddalore, rescued those on Fulta. Warren Hastings (December 6 - August 22 ) was the first Governor-General of Bengal, from to He was famously impeached in for corruption, and acquitted in He was made a Privy Councillor in Life. Warren Hastings was born at Churchill, Oxfordshire.

ENGLAND HONOURS SIR JOHN SHORE. For valuable services rendered, Sir John Shore was raised to the peerage and in Marchhe returned to England. He had followed closely in the footsteps of his ideal in politics, Warren Hastings, and his services to England were no doubt at par with those of Clive and Warren Hastings.

WARREN HASTINGS was born at Daylesford, in Worcestershire, in December, He was of good and ancient stock; although Burke, the son of a country solicitor, has described his origin as low, obscure, and vulgar--an unfounded calumny ventilated, like many others of the sort, by Sir Philip Francis.

Warren Hastings. 20 October 1 February 2. Sir John Macpherson. 1 February 12 September 3. The Earl Cornwallis. 12 September 28 October 4. Sir John Shore. 28 October 18 March 5. Sir Alured Clarke. 18 March 18 May 6. The Marquess Wellesley. 18 May 30 July 7. The Marquess.

Early life. Macpherson was born in at Sleat in the Isle of Skye, where his father, John Macpherson (–), was minister. His mother was Janet, daughter of Donald Macleod of Bernera.

The father, son of Dugald Macpherson, minister of Duirinish, distinguished himself in classics at Aberdeen University (M.A.and D.D. ), and was minister of Barra in the presbytery of Uist. Before he returned to England, John was handed a confidential letter from Warren Hastings, the then Governor-General of Bengal, to Laurence Sullivan, the Chairman of the Court-of-Directors of the East India Company, regarding disputes over jurisdiction that had made their way to the Supreme Court in England.Warren Hastings founded the Calcutta Madrasa for the promotion of Islamic studies in and founded the Asiatic Society of Bengal with William Jones in Hastings was elected a fellow of the Royal Society in Sir John Macpherson ().