- Born: Abt 1360, Bashall, Lancashire, England 934
- Marriage: Unknown
- Died: Salesbury, Lancashire, England
~VCH: A History of the County of Lancaster: Vol. 6, pp. 252-257, Brother of Thomas Talbot of Bashall. 827
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 934
William Talbot was born abt. 1360. His son, John Talbot was the progenitor of the Talbots of Salebury, Lancashire and the Talbots of Carr, Blackburn, Lancashire. It is from John that Peter Talbot, who emigrated to New England abt. 1675, was descended from.
~Lineage of the Talbot Family, p. 16
• Background Information. 763
William Talbot, according to Dodsworth, was the younger son of Sir Edmund Talbot of Bashall. His son was John Talbot who was married to Isabella, daughter and coheir with her sister Joanna of Richard de Cliderhon by his wife Agnes.
~Visitation of Lancashire, 1533, p. 37-36