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John Carteret, 2nd Earl Granville

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John Carteret, 2nd Earl Granville, 7th Seigneur of Sark,, commonly known by his earlier title Lord Carteret, was a British statesman and Lord President of the Council from 1751 to 1763; he worked extremely closely with the Prime Minister of the country, Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington, in order to manage the various factions of the Government.
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  • Personal 

  • Origins 

  • Diplomat 

  • Rivalry with Walpole 

  • Americas 

  • Queen Caroline 

  • Secretary of State 

  • Earl Granville 

  • Marriages and progeny 

  • Death and burial 

  • Legacy 

  • Bibliography