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Bristol, Elizabeth Chudleigh, Countess of, 1720-1788

LC control no.no 90006208
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Personal name headingBristol, Elizabeth Chudleigh, Countess of, 1720-1788
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Variant(s)Chudleigh, Elizabeth, Countess of Bristol, 1720-1788
Chudleigh, Elizabeth, Countess of Bristol, calling herself Duchess of Kingston, 1720-1788
Hervey, Elizabeth, Countess of Bristol, 1720-1788
Kingston, Elizabeth Chudleigh, Duchess of, 1720-1788
Pierrepont, Elizabeth, Duchess of Kingston-upon-Hull, 1720-1788
Kingston upon Hull, Elizabeth Pierrepont, Duchess of, 1720-1788
Associated countryEngland France
Birth date1720
Death date1788-08-26
Place of deathParis (France)
Profession or occupationCourts and courtiers
Found inThe laws respecting women, 1777: t.p. (Elizabeth, Duchess Dowager of Kingston)
DNB (Chudleigh, Elizabeth, Countess of Bristol, 1720-1788, calling herself Duchess of Kingston; 8/4/1744 married to Augustus John Hervey, who became Earl of Bristol; 2/11/1769 swore she was not married; 3/8/1769 married to Evelyn Pierrepont, Duke of Kingston; 4/15/1776 her bigamy trial began, verdict was guilty)
LC data base, 3/20/90 (hdg.: Chudleigh, Elizabeth, Countess of Bristol, calling herself Duchess of Kingston, 1720-1788)
BLC to 1975 (hdg.: Chudleigh, afterwards Hervey, Elizabeth, Countess of Bristol)
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography online, viewed November 27, 2016 (Chudleigh, Elizabeth [married names Elizabeth Hervey, countess of Bristol; Elizabeth Pierrepont, duchess of Kingston upon Hull] (c.1720-1788), courtier and bigamist; 26 August 1788, she died suddenly in Paris)
Associated languageeng