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Townshend, Charleslocked

(1725–1767)
  • Peter D. G. Thomas

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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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