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Charles Dickens
Birth: Feb. 7, 1812
Test Valley Borough
Hampshire, England
Death: Jun. 9, 1870
Higham
Gravesham Borough
Kent, England

Victorian author whose works include several masterpieces including 'Oliver Twist', 'A Christmas Carol', 'A Tale of Two Cities' and 'The Pickwick Papers'. He died at Gads Hill Place, his home five miles from Rochester. His wish was to be buried in front of Rochester Cathedral but was buried in Westminster Abbey instead. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Dickens (1785 - 1851)
  Elizabeth Barrow Dickens (1789 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine Thompson Hogarth Dickens (1815 - 1879)
 
 Children:
  Charles Culliford Boz Dickens (1837 - 1896)*
  Mary Dickens (1838 - 1896)*
  Catherine Elizabeth Macready Dickens Perugini (1839 - 1929)*
  Walter Landor Dickens (1841 - 1863)*
  Francis Jeffrey Dickens (1844 - 1886)*
  Alfred D'Orsay Tennyson Dickens (1845 - 1912)*
  Sydney Smith Haldimand Dickens (1847 - 1872)*
  Henry Fielding Dickens (1849 - 1933)*
  Dora Annie Dickens (1850 - 1851)*
  Edward Bulwer Lytton Dickens (1851 - 1902)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)
  Frederick Dickens (1820 - 1868)*
  Alfred Lamert Dickens (1822 - 1860)*
  Augustus Newnham Dickens (1827 - 1866)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westminster Abbey
Westminster
City of Westminster
Greater London, England
Plot: Poets Corner
GPS (lat/lon): 51.50008, -0.12923
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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-Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 24, 2014
Rest In Peace, my favorite author. Your David Copperfield, Great Expectations, A Christmas Carol, Dombey and Son are my favorites and the favorites of millions upon millions of readers. Thank you for those books and characters.
- USMC1960s
 Added: Dec. 17, 2014

- Stacey
 Added: Dec. 15, 2014
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