Pierrepont, Anne

Person Key: 
PIE001
Family Name: 
Pierrepont
First Name(s): 
Anne
Person Title: 
Countess Manvers
Titular Place: 
Manvers
Rank In Peerage: 
Countess
Division of Peerage: 
Great Britain
Birth Year: 
1756
Death Year: 
1832
Century: 
18-19
County: 
Nottinghamshire
Nottinghamshire
Biography: 

Anne Orton Mills was the youngest daughter of William Mills, of Richmond. In 1774 she married Sir Charles Medows, and had five children. In 1788 Sir Charles took the name Pierrepont. On 23 July 1796 he became Viscount Newark. He was promoted to an earldom as Earl Manvers on 1 April 1806.

Seat / Residence(s): 
Holme-Pierrepont Hall, Nottinghamshire
Thoresby Hall, Nottinghamshire