Charles Talbot (priest)

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Charles Talbot (26 October 1769 – 28 February 1823) was an English churchman, Dean of Exeter from 1802, and Dean of Salisbury from 1809. [1] [2] [3]

His parents were the Rev. George Talbot, son of Charles Talbot, 1st Baron Talbot of Hensol, and his wife Anne Bouverie, daughter of Jacob Bouverie, 1st Viscount Folkestone. [4] He became rector of Wimborne in 1794. [5]

Talbot married Elizabeth Somerset, daughter of Henry Somerset, 5th Duke of Beaufort and his wife Elizabeth Boscawen. [3] They had 14 children, including: [1]


  1. 1 2 Edmund Lodge (1843). The Peerage of the British Empire as at Present Existing: Arranged and Printed from the Personal Communications of the Nobility. Saunders and Otley. p.  514.
  2. Ursula Radford (1955). "An Introduction to the Deans of Exeter". Report & Transactions of the Devonshire Association 87: 1–24.
  3. 1 2 Howard, Joseph Jackson; Frederick Arthur Crisp (1893). "Visitation of England and Wales". London. p. 25. Retrieved 18 June 2015.
  4. Sylvanus Urban (1832). Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle. Edward Cave. p. 284.
  5. George III (King of Great Britain) (1963). the later correspondence of george 3. CUP Archive. p. 53 note 2. GGKEY:3YY8WZ6WGT6.
Church of England titles
Preceded by
Charles Harward
Dean of Exeter
Succeeded by
George Gordon

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