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Talbot, Charles, duke of Shrewsbury (1660–1718), politician

Stuart Handley

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Talbot, Charles, duke of Shrewsbury (1660–1718), politician, was born on 24 July 1660, and was the first godchild of Charles II following the Restoration. He was the first son of Francis, eleventh earl of Shrewsbury (c.1623–1668), and his second wife, Anna Maria (1642–1702)...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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