Social Victorians/1886-04-06 Reception at the German Embassy

Dinner and Reception at the German EmbassyEdit


  • 1886 April 6, Tuesday
  • At the German Embassy, Carleton House Terrace
  • Small dinner with a large reception following
  • Hosted by Count Hatzfeldt.

Who Was PresentEdit

At the DinnerEdit

  1. the Austrian Ambassador and Countess Karolyi
  2. the French Ambassador and Madame Waddington
  3. the Earl and Countess of Rosebery
  4. Earl and Countess Spencer
  5. the Earl and Countess of Wharncliffe
  6. Earl and Countess Stanhope
  7. Count and Countess Königsmark and Mesdlles. Königsmark
  8. Lady Brooke
  9. the Right Hon. G. J. and Mrs. Goschen
  10. Hon. F. Cadogan
  11. Countess Hélène Hatzfeldt
  12. Count Metternich
  13. M. Von Mumm

At the ReceptionEdit

  1. the Russian Ambassador and Madlle. de Staal
  2. the Turkish Ambassador
  3. the Italian Ambassador
  4. the Swedish Minister
  5. the Brazilian Minister
  6. the Japanese Minister and Madame Kawase
  7. the Chinese Minister
  8. the Portuguese Minister and Madame d'Antas
  9. the Netherlands Minister and Countess de Bylandt
  10. the Greek Minister
  11. the Danish Minister
  12. the United States Minister
  13. the Persian Minister
  14. Count Pourtales
  15. Count W. Bylandt
  16. Colonel de Waru
  17. Count and Countess d'Aubigny
  18. Count and Countess Lutzow
  19. Mr. and Mrs. Henry White
  20. M. Bapst
  21. Vicomte de Saint Genys
  22. Chevalier Carlo Albanesi
  23. Commander and Mrs. Chadwick
  24. Captain d'Ancien de la Batie
  25. Captain Wuski
  26. Baron Stoeckl
  27. M. Bonlatzell
  28. Baroness de Brienen and Madlle. de Brienen
  29. Mr. and Mrs. Deichmann
  30. Count Paul Esterhazy
  31. Madame Boutourline
  32. Mr. and Mrs. Fernandez
  33. Mr. Charles P. Phelps
  34. M. and Madame Gosch
  35. Count and Countess Bentinck
  36. Captain Schroeder
  37. the Marchioness of Stafford
  38. Earl and Countess Granville and Lady Victoria Leveson-Gower
  39. Earl and Countess Waldegrave
  40. the Countess of Cottenham
  41. Earl and Countess Beauchamp
  42. the Earl and Countess of Dalhousie
  43. the Earl and Countess of Courtown
  44. the Countess of Malmesbury
  45. the Countess of Iddesleigh
  46. the Earl and Countess of Morley
  47. the Dowager Countess of Airlie and Lady Griselda Ogilvy
  48. the Countess of Normanton and Lady Beatrice Agar
  49. the Earl of Kenmare
  50. the Countess of Dunraven
  51. the Dowager Countess of Shrewsbury
  52. Viscount Barrington
  53. Viscountess Newry and Lady Mary Needham
  54. Viscountess Chetwynd and Hon. Miss Chetwynd
  55. Lord and Lady Sandhurst
  56. Lady Walter Scott and Miss Evelyn Scott
  57. Lady Charles Beresford
  58. Lady Conyers and Hon. Misses Lane Fox
  59. Lord Dramners [?]
  60. the Lord Chancellor and Lady Herschell
  61. Lord and Lady Esher
  62. Lord Ellenborough
  63. Lord Gerard
  64. Lady Hylton
  65. Lady Conyers and Hon. Miss Lane Fox
  66. Lady Howard de Walden
  67. Lady Hothfield and Miss Strachey
  68. Lord and Lady Wantage
  69. Lady Antrobus and Miss Florence Antrobus
  70. Lord Norton and Hon. Miss Adderley
  71. Lord and Lady Eustace Cecil
  72. Lady Trevelyan
  73. Lady Thurlow
  74. Lady P. Grey Egerton
  75. Lady Alfred Hervey and Miss Hervey
  76. Lady Hardy
  77. Lady Mary Gore
  78. Lady Antrobus
  79. Lady Pauncefote and Miss Pauncefote
  80. General Hon. Charles Thesiger and Miss Thesiger
  81. Hon. Richard Somerset
  82. Hon. Colonel and Lady Cicely Gathorne-Hardy
  83. Hon. Mrs. Halliburton Campbell and Miss White
  84. Hon. R. Meade and Miss Mary Meade
  85. Hon. A. and Mrs. Gathorne-Hardy
  86. Hon. Harold Denison
  87. Hon. Henry and Mrs. Northcote
  88. Hon. Robert Bourke
  89. Hon. H. Primrose
  90. Hon. Sir Ashley Eden
  91. Hon. Kenneth Howard
  92. Colonel Hon. William Colville
  93. Hon. Mrs. W. Lowther and Miss Lowther
  94. Hon. Mrs. Eliot and Miss Eliot
  95. the Right Hon. Sir Henry Elliot and Miss Elliot
  96. the Right Hon. Sir R. A. Cross and Miss Cross
  97. the Right Hon. W. H. Smith, M. P., and Misses Smith
  98. the Right Hon. Sir Lyon and Lady Playfair
  99. the Right Hon. A. and Mrs. Mundella and Miss Mundella
  100. the Right Hon. Cecil and Mrs. Raikes and Miss Raikes
  101. General Sir Francis and Lady Seymour
  102. Sir Thomas Villiers Lister and Miss Lister
  103. Sir Percy Anderson
  104. Sir Oscar Clayton
  105. General Sir Daniel and Lady Lysons
  106. General Sir Beauchamp Walker
  107. Sir Harry Verney
  108. Sir Henry Rawlinson
  109. Sir Charles Forster, M.P., and Lady Forster
  110. Sir Henry Holland
  111. Sir Rutherford and Lady Alcock
  112. Sir Oscar Clayton
  113. General Sir Collingwood Dickson
  114. Sir William Howard Russell
  115. Sir Julian and Lady Goldsmid
  116. Sir George Dallas
  117. Sir John Rose
  118. General Sir Seymour Blane
  119. Sir Frederick Leighton
  120. Sir Henry and Lady Selwin-Ibbetson
  121. Sir Halliday and Lady Macartney
  122. Sir Arthur and Lady Hayter
  123. Sir Hussey and Lady Vivian
  124. Sir Henry and Lady Alice Havelock-Allan and Miss Havelock
  125. Mr. and Lady Mary Loyd
  126. Colonel Henry Hozier
  127. Colonel Arthur Ellis
  128. Colonel Collins
  129. Colonel Moncrieffe
  130. Captain and Mrs. St. John Mildmay
  131. Captain Shaw
  132. Mr. Palmer, M.P., and Mrs. Palmer
  133. Mr. Campbell, M.P., and Mrs. Campbell of Craigie
  134. Mr. Byrce
  135. Mr. and Mrs. H. Clarke Jervoise
  136. Mrs. H. Montagu Villiers and Miss Gwendoline Villiers
  137. Mr. Algernon West and Miss West
  138. Mr. C. Shaw and Miss Shaw
  139. Mrs. and Miss Gladstone
  140. Mr. Gillett, Madame d'Arcos, and Mrs. Edmund Vaughan
  141. Mrs. Cavendish Bentinck
  142. M. and Madame de Bunsen and Madlle. de Bunsen
  143. Mr. George Greville
  144. Mr. and Mrs. Du Cane
  145. Mr. and Mrs. Roche
  146. Mr. and Mrs. Baillie Hamilton
  147. Mr. and Mrs. Cunard
  148. Mr. and Mrs. F. Jeune
  149. the Misses Beresford-Hope
  150. Mrs. Ronalds, Fanny Ronalds
  151. Mr. Austin Leigh
  152. Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Hitchens
  153. Mr. A. Alston
  154. Miss Richards
  155. Mr. Mitford
  156. Mr. Dering
  157. Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Lane
  158. Mrs. Chaplin
  159. Mrs. Jerome
  160. Mrs. Mortimer
  161. Mr. Alexander Alston
  162. Misses Townshend Wilson
  163. Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Murray
  164. Mr. Henry Oppenheim
  165. Mr. Henry Cadogan
  166. Mrs. and Miss Peel
  167. Mr. J. Russell Villiers and Miss Villiers
  168. Mrs. Jerome
  169. Mrs. Mortimer Frewin
  170. Mr. Henry Petre
  171. Mr. Gibbs
  172. the German Consul-General and Mrs. Jordan
  173. Mr. and Mrs. Alston and Miss Winslow
  174. Mr. Trotter


From the Morning PostEdit

<quote>His Excellency Count Hatzfeldt entertained at dinner at the German Embassy, Carlton-house-terrace, yesterday evening, .... Among the company present at the reception held later in the evening were ....</quote> ("The German Embassy").

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