|Birth: ||Feb. 3, 1826|
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 1877|
British businessman and journalist, born and died at Langport, Somerset. Buried at All Saints churchyard.
Inscription on the headstone: "Sacred to the memory of Walter Bagehot MA, Author Economist Critic"
Bagehot was an editor of the weekly The Economist, which had been founded by his father-in-law James Wilson. In 1876 he published "The English constitution", considered to be a classic
cf J. Wilson : http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39895955
South Somerset District
Created by: Dieter Birkenmaier
Record added: Jul 26, 2009
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