Topham Beauclerk
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Topham Beauclerk (1739 - 1780)

Lord Topham Beauclerk
Born [location unknown]
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 12 Mar 1768 in St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 40 in Bloomsbury, Middlesex, Englandmap
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Topham Beauclerk is Notable.

Topham Beauclerk was born on 22 December 1739, the only son of Lord Sidney Beauclerk and his wife, Mary Norris, and a great-grandson of King Charles II. He was christened on 19 January 1740 in St James', Westminster. [1]

He attended Oxford University (Trinity College).

22 Nov 1766 Letter to Mrs Mary Pickering at Thelwall, from T. Beauclerk book collector, to inform her of the death of his mother Mary, daughter of Thomas Norris of Speke Hall, Lancashire, who was a friend of Mary's. [2]

He died in 1780 at his home in Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury.


  1. Baptismal record St James, Westminster (19 January 1739 (OS?) Topham Beauclerk born 22 December 1739 son of Sidney Beauclerk and Mary Norris)
  2. Description of 'Letter, 22 Nov 1766. Egerton of Tatton Muniments. University of Manchester Library. GB 133 EGT/4/3/3/1' on the Archives Hub website, [1], (date accessed :28/10/2021)

  • James McLaverty, ‘Beauclerk, Topham (1739–1780)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, May 2006 accessed 8 June 2017. This is a subscription site but access is free of charge to readers of British libraries whose library subscribes.

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