Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Woolletts in:
 • St Pancras Old Church Churchyard
 • St Pancras
 • London Borough of Camden
 • Greater London
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
William Woollett
Birth: 1735
Death: 1785

Master engraver, appointed by King George III as 'Historical Engraver to His Majesty' after the enormous success of his print of the death of General Wolfe (q.v.). His monument shows 'the Genius of Engraving handing down to posterity the works of painting, sculpture and architecture; whilst Fame is distribution them over the four quarters of the globe.' 

Cause of death: injury following a game of bowls
 
Burial:
St Pancras Old Church Churchyard
St Pancras
London Borough of Camden
Greater London, England
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 03, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 10237
William Woollett
Added by: Björn Haglund
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest in Peace, William. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Mar. 17, 2013
I light a candle for William Woollett ...
- Candles
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
im glade i found you r.i.p
- josie
 Added: May. 12, 2011
There are 5 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.2 after 16 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service