Sub-fonds BL/T 6 - Charles Townshend, 3rd Viscount Townshend (1700-1764)

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BL/T 6

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Charles Townshend, 3rd Viscount Townshend (1700-1764)

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  • 1736-1758 (Creation)

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217 papers

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(1700-1764)

Biographical history

Born 11 July 1700. Son of Charles, 2nd Viscount, and Elizabeth Pelham. Father of George, 1st Marquis. Lord Townshend bore the title of Baron Townshend of Lynn[e] before inheriting his father's viscountcy in 1738. Died 12 March 1764 at Raynham. MP for Great Yarmouth, 1722-1723; Lord of the Bedchamber to George I, 1723-1727; Lord Lieutenant of Norfolk, 1730-1738.

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Letters on miscellaneous topics.

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1fcef838-a4e5-4d9e-b624-c45619f4088d

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

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