Charles Arbuthnot 22,655
- Born: 14 March 1767
- Marriage (1): Harriet Fane on 31 January 1814
- Marriage (2): Marcia Mary Anne Clapcott Lisle on 23 February 1799
- Died: 18 August 1850, Apsley House, London aged 83
- Buried: 1850, Kensal Green Cemetary, London
Educated at Westminster School (1779 - 1784) and Christ Church, Oxford
(1784 - 1788). In 1793 Arbuthnot became a précis writer in the
Foreign Office and briefly an MP (1795 - 1796). First commissioner of
woods and forests. Confidential friend of the Duke of Wellington with
whom he lived at Apsley House until his death in 1850. Had 2 sons and
2 daughters with Marcia.
Charles married Harriet Fane, daughter of Henry Fane and Anne Batson, on 31 January 1814. (Harriet Fane was born on 10 September 1793, christened on 2 November 1793 in Fulbeck, Lincolnshire and died on 2 August 1834 in Woodford Lodge, Northamptonshire.) The cause of her death was Cholera.
Charles next married Marcia Mary Anne Clapcott Lisle, daughter of William Clapton Lisle and Unknown, on 23 February 1799. (Marcia Mary Anne Clapcott Lisle died on 24 May 1806 in Constantinople.)