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Dashwood, Francis, Sir

Born: 1708 AD
Died: 1781 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Mystics, Politician

1708 – He was born in London, on the month of December.


Educated at Eton College where he became associated with William Pitt the Elder.


1724 – Orphaned at age 16.


1726 – He went on a Grand Tour of Europe.


1755? – Hounder and leader of the Hell-fire Club (also the Mad Monks of Medmenham).


1762-1763 – Became British Chancellor of the Exchequer.


He commissioned West Wycombe Park in Buckinghamshire.


1777 – Served as an honorary vice president of London’s charitable Foundling Hospital until his death.


1781 – Francis Dashwood died on 11th of December.