Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Bagehots in:
 • All Saints Churchyard
 • Langport
 • South Somerset District
 • Somerset
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Walter Bagehot
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 3, 1826
Somerset, England
Death: Mar. 24, 1877
Somerset, England

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.

More information about the churchyard and other members of the Bagehot-Estlin family buried there : http://www.maryjane-sue.co.uk/langport/langport.a-h/langport.a-h.htm


cf J. Wilson : http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39895955

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-somerset-19366687 about the restoration of the grave

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Watson Bagehot (1795 - 1881)
  Edith Stuckey Bagehot (1787 - 1870)
 
 Siblings:
  Vincent Estlin (1807 - 1869)**
  George 'Stuckey' Estlin (1809 - 1829)**
  Joseph 'Prior' Estlin (1811 - 1821)**
  Watson Bagehot (1824 - 1827)*
  Walter Bagehot (1826 - 1877)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
All Saints Churchyard
Langport
South Somerset District
Somerset, England
Plot: Langport
 
Created by: Dieter Birkenmaier
Record added: Jul 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39895441
Walter Bagehot
Added by: Dieter Birkenmaier
 
Walter Bagehot
Added by: Dieter Birkenmaier
 
Walter Bagehot
Added by: Dieter Birkenmaier
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- FranA
 Added: Apr. 26, 2017

- Jeannie
 Added: May. 18, 2013

- Lucy & Chris
 Added: May. 10, 2013
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service