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

This monument is immediately to the left of the grave of Catherine and Dora Dickens. The inscription reads: "Charles Dickens. Born 7 February 1812, died 9 June 1870. Buried in Westminster Abbey. Catherine Dickens, his widow. Born 19 May 1815, died 22 November 1879. Dora Annie. Their ninth child. Died 14 April 1851, aged 9 months.Lieut. Walter Landor. Their second son. Died at Calcutta, 31 December 1853, aged 23. Lieut. Sydney Smith, R.N. Their fifth son. Died at sea 2 May 1872, aged 25.Francis Jeffrey. Their third son. Died in America 11 June 1886, aged 42.Charles C. Dickens. Died July 20 1896, Buried at Mortlake, aged 59. Mary Dickens. Died 23 July 1896. Buried at Sevenoaks. Edward Bulwer Lytton Dickens. Born 13 March 1851, died 25 January 1902.Alfred Tennyson. Born 28 October 1845, died (?) Jan 1912. Kate Macready Perugini (Kitty). Died May 9 1929. Buried at Sevenoaks.Henry Fielding Dickens, K.C. Born 16 Jan. 1849, died 21 Dec. 1933. Buried at Putney Vale." (bio by: Iain MacFarlaine) 
 
Burial:
Highgate Cemetery (West) *
Highgate
London Borough of Camden
Greater London, England
*Memorial Site [?]
 
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Originally Created by: Iain MacFarlaine
Record added: Oct 23, 2002
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Charles Dickens
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