Mary (1718–1794)

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Mary (1718–1794)

Countess of Bute. Name variations: Lady Bute; Mary Wortley Montagu or Wortley-Montagu; Mary Stuart. Born in Feb 1718; died 1794; dau. of Mary Wortley Montagu (1689–1762) and Edward Wortley Montagu; m. John Stuart (1713–1792), 3rd earl of Bute (a powerful politician and secretary of state); children: Louisa Stuart (1757–1851, writer).