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William Lawes
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Birth: Apr., 1602
Salisbury
Wiltshire, England
Death: Sep. 24, 1645
Chester
Cheshire, England

Important English composer of secular and sacred music. Accomplished performer on various instruments. Household musician and composer for King Charles I. Fell at the Battle of Rowton Heath, during the siege of Chester.

William Lawes was buried in Chester Cathedral. The exact location of his resting place in the cathedral is unknown.

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Burial:
Chester Cathedral
Chester
Cheshire West and Chester Unitary Authority
Cheshire, England
 
Created by: Essef
Record added: Oct 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78606990
William Lawes
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