George Talbot Hatley Foote

George Talbot Hatley Foote

Born 1744
Died 1821


Son of Benjamin Hatley Foote and Mary Mann. Barrister-at-law of Lincoln's Inn, educated at St. Mary Hall, Oxford.

In 1797 he had a London residence at 15 Henrietta Street. In 1799 he took a lease of Malling Abbey in West Malling. He bought it in 1808 and lived there until his death in 1821.

Life with Boswell: 

Boswell met Foote in the company of Sir James Macdonald and others in Oxford on April 23, 1763.