TALBOT, Roger (1713-77), of Wood End, Yorks.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1754-1790, ed. L. Namier, J. Brooke., 1964
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1754 - 1761

Family and Education

bap. 14 Aug. 1713,1 s. and h. of Roger Talbot by Frances, da. of Sir Thomas Frankland, 2nd Bt., of Thirkleby, Yorks.  educ. Eton 1725; Sidney Sussex, Camb. 1729; M. Temple 1731.  m. Sarah, da. of William Ward of York, wid. of Sir Robert Fagg, 4th Bt., M.P., s.p.  suc. fa. 1723.

Offices Held


Talbot was returned at Thirsk on the interest of his cousin Sir Charles Henry Frankland, 4th Bt. There is no record of his having spoken in the House. In Dupplin’s list of 1754 he was classed as a country gentleman supporting Administration.

He died 7 Mar. 1777.

Ref Volumes: 1754-1790

Author: Mary M. Drummond


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