Extended family and friends, 1823-1935

Scope and Content

File contains:

  • Commission of Richard Carte (D'Oyly's grandfather) to the Royal Regiment of Horse Guards, signed by George IV, 1823.
  • Images of Richard Cart's portrait and biographical information.
  • Photographs of Robert Cart, half-brother to Richard Cart and D'Oyly Carte's great-uncle, ca.1880s.
  • Photographs of the Wishaw family; Ellen, Lucy, (Dolly) and Emily. One photo is annotated: 'Dolly Wishaw lived at Weybridge. Richard D.C. much interested by her as a young man.', ca.1800s.
  • Pages titled 'These are questions by [ ? ] to Aunt Lizzie née Carte about 1935'. With pages of responses, 1935.