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Charles Wesley, Sr
Birth: Dec. 18, 1707
Epworth
Lincolnshire, England
Death: Mar. 29, 1788
London
Greater London, England

Composer. He composed of than 8,000 hymns. His brother John Wesley was the founder of Methodism. His two sons, Samuel and Charles, Jr., also became noted composers. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Wesley (1662 - 1735)
  Susanna Wesley (1669 - 1742)
 
 Children:
  Samuel Wesley (1766 - 1837)*
 
 Sibling:
  John Wesley (1703 - 1791)*
  Charles Wesley (1707 - 1788)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Finchley Cemetery and Crematorium
East Finchley
Greater London, England
Plot: Buried behind Marlybone Chapel in London across from famous Wax Museum.
 
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Record added: Sep 11, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 12330
Charles Wesley, Sr
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Charles Wesley, Sr
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Charles Wesley, Sr
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Your hymns were inspiring and still delight us today.
- Tosh
 Added: Apr. 14, 2014

- Sharon
 Added: Mar. 29, 2014
Lives touching lives, hearts & hands - sharing Jesus the Christ (Messiah) - His great Love sacrificed on the cross for each one of us, to purchase us away from death to Life forever! In memory of a man given to God's message to us
- Velma
 Added: Mar. 11, 2014
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