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Townshend, Charles

Peter D. G. Thomas

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/27619

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Townshend, Charles (1725–1767), politician, was born on 27 August 1725, the second of the four sons and one daughter of Charles Townshend, third Viscount Townshend (1700–1764) [see under Townshend, Charles, second Viscount Townshend], politician, and his wife, Etheldreda Townshend (c. 1708–1788)...

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Subjects: UK Politics

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