The Mary Hamilton Papers : Letter from Louisa Murray, Countess of Mansfield (formerly Lady Stormont), to Mary Hamilton

Murray (née Cathcart), Louisa

The Mary Hamilton Papers

<p style='text-align: justify;'>Letter from Louisa Murray, Countess of Mansfield, to Mary Hamilton. She has been busy organising for her house to be let for three months as she is to go out of town shortly. She notes that while she was busy arranging this, one of her upper servants gave her 'warning' [resignation]. She also writes that her family have given her 'more worry & trouble than you can imagine'.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>She continues to note that she has given Princess Elizabeth Hamilton's message as asked and that the Princess 'expressed great satisfaction that your Daughter was so much recovered'. The letter continues with news of Mansfield's children and notes that her time is spent 'fully employed, besides the pleasure of playing with my little ones'.</p><p style='text-align: justify;'>Dated at Cumberland Street, [London].</p>

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