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 11 children, including Charles Talbot R.N.[1]


  1. ^ a b 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. ^ a b 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