Nicholas Charles 1582-1613

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Nicholas CHARLES or CARLES 1582-1613

Biographical Note

Born at Stratford upon Avon, son of George Carles, gentleman; the family moved to London. He became a herald, becoming Lancaster Herald in 1609, and undertaking a number of visitations.


Charles's manuscripts were sold, after his death, to William Camden for £90. A number of Harleian manuscripts were previously owned or copied by Charles.