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Townshend, George, first Marquess Townshendlocked

(1724–1807)
  • Martyn J. Powell

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Townshend, George, first Marquess Townshend (1724–1807), politician and caricaturist, was born on 28 February 1724 in London, the eldest son of Charles Townshend, third Viscount Townshend (1700–1764) [see under Townshend, second Viscount Townshend], politician, and his wife, Etheldreda Townshend (c. 1708–1788)...

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