Catherine Talbot entry: Overview screen.
21 May 1721
CT was born, a posthumous and only child.
It seems that by the age of ten CT was writing verses which got handed round in society; an unnamed lady said in 1745 that she had seen some of them at Bath
fourteen years before.
9 January 1770
CT died of cancer in London
, at ten p.m., having been out of bed until shortly beforehand and "after the struggle of scarcely a minute."