William Godwin's Diary


Following Wellington’s letter to Curtis, the marquess of Anglesea and lord lieutenant of Ireland wrote to the archbishop of Armagh on the necessity of Catholic Emancipation. When this letter was leaked, Wellington recalled Anglesea from Ireland.

See DNB; Morning Chronicle, 5 January 1829 and Godwin's entries for 11 December 1828 and 19 January 1829.