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Boyle, John, 5th Earl of Cork and 5th Earl of Orrery, 2nd Baron Marston.

Record IDcnp00099247
URIhttp://thesaurus.cerl.org/record/cnp00099247
Biographical Data1707 - 1762
Last Edit2019-05-03

General Note

Biographer. Born London, 1707. Educated at home 1713-17, Westminster School 1717-23, matriculated Christ Church, Oxford 1723. Left Oxford without taking a degree 1725, for a continental tour. Troubled relationship with his father, who died 1731. Lost his wife after their arrival in Ireland, 1732, leaving him with three young children. Also in a financial predicament due to assuming his father's debts and a less profitable estate than expected. Took his seat in the House of Lords, 1735. Married again 1738. Involved in politics 1739-49. Best known work, Remarks on the Life and Writings of Jonathan Swift, published 1751. Retired to Italy 1754-5 due to continuing financial problems, recieved a secret service pension from his return til his death. Created M.A. and D.C.L., Oxford, 1743. Friend of Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope and Samuel Johnson. Published several works of translations, and a collection of his letters from Italy. Died Marston, 1762.
See also TA008574. - F.R.S.; 5th Earl
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Further Biographical Data1707-62
1707-1762
ActivityEarl

Names

HeadingBoyle, John, 5th Earl of Cork and 5th Earl of Orrery, 2nd Baron Marston.
used in: The University of Aberdeen Library
Boyle, John, Earl ofCork and Orrery
used in: British Library: English Short Title Catalogue - GK Heading, London (United Kingdom)
Orrery, John Boyle, Earl of
used in: British Library: English Short Title Catalogue - AACR2 Heading, London (United Kingdom)
Orrery, John Boyle ¬of¬
used in: Personal Names Authority File (PND), Germany; Common Library Network (GBV), Göttingen (Germany)
Variant NameBoyle, John
Boyle, John, Earl of Cork and Orrery
Boyle, John, Earl of Orrery
Boyle of Cork and Oerrery, John
Cork and Orrery, John ¬of¬
Cork and Orrery, John Boyle ¬of¬
Cork and Orrery, John Boyle, Earl of
Corke and Orrery, John ¬of¬
Corke and Orrery, John B. ¬of¬
Corke and Orrery John B. of
John, Cork and Orrery, Earl
Orrerei, comte d'
Orreri, John B. ¬d'¬
Orrery, Giovanni
Orrery, John ¬of¬
Orrery, John, Earl of
Orrery, John B. ¬of¬
Orrery, John Boyle, Earl of
Orrery, John Boyle of Cork ¬and¬

Sources

Found inLOC. — DNB. — GK55. — DNB. — CP. — LoC-NA
Imprint SourcesBoyle, John: Briefe aus Italien. - 1775
Boyle, John: Letters from Italy in the years 1754 and 1755. - 1773
Boyle, John: Lettres historiques et philologiques du comte d'Orrerei, sur la vie et les o*. - 1753
Boyle, John: Remarks on the life and writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick'*. - 1752
Boyle, John: Remarks on the life and writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick'*. - 1974
Boyle, John: Remarks on the life and writings of Dr. Jonathan Swift. - 1752
Boyle, John: Vaterländische Briefe über das Leben des Jonathan Swift. - 1752
Carey, Robert: Memoirs of the life of Robert Cary [Robert Carey] Baron of Leppington and *. - 1759
Plinius Caecilius Secundus, Gaius: The letters of Pliny the younger. - 1751
Plinius Caecilius Secundus, Gaius: [Letters]
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