James Boswell died in 1795 believing he had touched and kissed a cache of Shakespeare's original letters and papers discovered by a Mr. Ireland. His friend, Edmond Malone, publicly exposed the lot as a forgery just a year later.
Maria Catharina van Tuyll van SerooskerkenBorn 1708
Daughter of Reinout Gerard van Tuyll van Serooskerken (1677-1729) and Isabella Agneta Hoeufft van Fontaine Pereuse (1683-1725). Belle de Zuylen's aunt and godmother. Married (1730) to Diderik van Lockhorst, Heer van Ter Meer en Maarssen.
Life with Boswell:
Boswell played whist at Madame Lockhorst's on February 21, 1764.