Frederick Howard, 5th Earl of Carlisle KG PC (28 May 1748 – 4 September 1825) was a British peer, statesman, diplomat, and author.  Contents 1 Life 2 Family 3 Works 4 Notes 5 References 6 External links Life [ edit] Lord Carlisle in the ceremonial robes of the Order of the Thistle, by Joshua Reynolds (1769)
- Literary works
During his youth Carlisle was mentored by George Selwyn and was chiefly known as a man of pleasure and fashion. He was created a Knight of the Thistle in 1767. After he had reached thirty years of age, his appointment on a Commission sent out by Frederick North, Lord North to attempt a reconciliation with the Thirteen Colonies during the American W...
Carlisle was the author of some political tracts, a number of poems, and two tragedies:
Poems, London, 1773
The Father's Revenge (a tragedy in five acts), London, 1783
To Sir J. Reynolds, (verses), London, 1790
A Letter to Earl FitzWilliam, London, 1795
The Crisis, London, 1798
On 22 March 1770, Frederick married Margaret Caroline Leveson-Gower (d. 27 Jan 1824). Margaret was a daughter of Granville Leveson-Gower, 1st Marquess of Stafford and his wife Louisa, who was in turn daughter of Scroop Egerton, 1st Duke of Bridgewater.
29/04/2022 · Frederick Howard, 5th Earl of Carlisle KG, KT, PC (28 May 1748 – 4 September 1825) was a British diplomat and the son of Henry Howard, 4th Earl of Carlisle and his second wife Isabella Byron. His mother was a daughter of William Byron, 4th Baron Byron and his wife Hon. Frances Berkeley, a descendant of John Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton.
- May 28, 1748
- "Frederick 5th Earl of Carlisle Howard"
- September 4, 1825
From the 1770s until the early decades of the nineteenth century Frederick Howard, 5th Earl of Carlisle, was conspicuous as among the most active patrons of contemporary British art, as well as an avid collector of European old-master paintings. Over a period of forty years he purchased works by Reynolds, Gainsborough, Zoffany, Wheatley, Stubbs and ...
Frederick Howard Carlisle, 5th earl of, 1748–1825, British statesman. A member of the distinguished Howard family, he went to the American colonies on an unsuccessful peace mission (1778) and served (1780–82) as lord lieutenant of Ireland.
Frederick Howard, 5th Earl of Carlisle KG PC (28 May 1748 – 4 September 1825) was a British peer, statesman, diplomat, and author.  Contents 1 Life 2 Family 3 Works 4 Notes 5 References 6 External links Life Lord Carlisle in the ceremonial robes of the Order of the Thistle, by Joshua Reynolds (1769)
Frederick Howard, 5th Earl of Carlisle. Joshua Reynolds. Date: 1769. Style: Rococo. Genre: portrait. Media: oil, canvas. Dimensions: 241 x 149.8 cm. Order Oil Painting. reproduction.