Sub-fonds BL/T 3 - Charles, 2nd Viscount Townshend (1674-1738)

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BL/T 3


Charles, 2nd Viscount Townshend (1674-1738)


  • 1700-1738 (Creation)

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1 envelope, 2 files, 9 gatherings, 285 papers

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Born 18 April 1675. Died 21 June 1738. Son of Sir Horatio, 1st Viscount, and Mary Ashe. Brother-in-law to Robert Walpole, 1st Earl of Orford. Father of Charles, 3rd Viscount.

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Created 06/04/2005 by Droip. Modified 08/03/2018 by Droip.


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