Lord Charles Townshend (1785–1853)

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Lord Charles Townshend

Lord Charles Vere Ferrers Townshend (16 September 1785 – 5 November 1853), was a British politician.

Townshend was the second son of George Townshend, 2nd Marquess Townshend, and his wife Charlotte (née Ellerker). He was returned to Parliament as one of two representatives for Tamworth in 1812, a seat he held until 1818, and again between 1820 and 1835.

Townshend died in November 1853, aged 68.

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Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Sir Robert Peel, 1st Bt
William Loftus
Member of Parliament for Tamworth
18121818
With: Sir Robert Peel, 1st Bt
Succeeded by
Sir Robert Peel, 1st Bt
William Yates Peel
Preceded by
Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt
William Yates Peel
Member of Parliament for Tamworth
18301835
With: William Yates Peel 1820–1830
Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt 1830–1835
Succeeded by
Sir Robert Peel, 2nd Bt
William Yates Peel