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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
St Pancras Old Church Churchyard
St Pancras
Greater London, England
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Record added: Jul 03, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 10237
William Woollett
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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
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