Reference numberM18/39
TitleTelegrams and letters of congratulations sent to Viscount and Viscountess Mandeville on the birth of their son
DescriptionIdentifiable senders include: Madeline Compton of Merlebank [Berks], Gwyn Davies, Major & Mrs LWW Lees, Granpa, Bride Smith, Mr & Mrs Sartoris of Rushden Hall [Northants], Hilda Bucknall of Bromham Hall [Beds], G. L. McEndas of Tandragee, Uncle Edward, 'Jonesy', Virginia Crocker, E. Howcliffe Barrett, Natica Lister Kaye, Lady Murchison, Bertha Tomblin, Cassi Connolly, Mrs. W. T. D. Allen, Anne Stanley, Kinnoule, Tom H. Cocknell, Mary Wilson, "Soldier", L.M. Summance, L. Colliver (Viscount Mandeville's first nurse), Fitzgerald V. Dalton of Dean House [Kimbolton/Beds], A. P. Boxall, Ernest Ingram, Margot Egerton, Nannie Morven, Peggy and Walter Morgan, Father and Mummie Alston, Cecil Sybil, Nora Keppelpalmer, Sheldon, Nan and Howard Frank, the Watneys, Compton, Pastori, Nelson Smith, Marjorie, Aunt Louise and Aunt Tookie, Charles Nicholl, Lucy, Emilie, Gilchrist, Saffron and Hugh [Duberly], Beatrice and Betts, Keith and Elizabeth, Bill, George Field, Alice Derby, Nellie Melba, Gertrude Alexander, Arthur, Charles Burton of Sandford Hill, [Staffs] sending handmade wooden flowers, Canliffe, Harriette Farley of Wornditch Hall, Garvan, Patricia Dordie and Jim Sargood, C. E. Sargood.

Also includes letters from Tandragee Castle, Tandragee Urban Council, Portadown Urban Council, Monica Carter on behalf of the Kimbolton estate, and Kimbolton Parish Church (signed by F. L. Powys Maurice, Reuben Farley and W. J. Holland), the girls of Kimbolton Private School,

One letter is signed by 189 pupils at Kimbolton School with their thanks for the day off given in honour of the new arrival (headed J. H. Christmas, School Captain).
CreatorNameThe Montagu family of Kimbolton Castle: estate and family papers
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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P/0090Montagu (nee Stead); Nell Vere (1902-1966); Duchess of Manchester (1947-1966); of Kimbolton Castle1902-1966
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