Reference Entry

Turner, Charles (1774-1857), engraver

Gillian Forrester

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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


Turner, Charles (1774-1857), engraver, was born on 31 July 1774 in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, the son of Charles Turner (1741-c.1793) and his wife, Jane, née Davies. His father was an excise officer, whose career and health were ruined when he temporarily mislaid some official documents, and after his death Jane Turner ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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