Anne, Viscountess Irwin lived from c.1696 to 1764. She was a poet and close friend of Horace Walpole.
Anne's father was Charles Howard, 3rd Earl of Carlisle and her mother was Anne Capel, daughter of the Earl of Essex and granddaughter of the Earl of Northumberland. By 1712, her parents were irretreviably separated, and Anne seems to have remained close to her father; some of her ... more »
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