|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.
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
Thomas Watson Bagehot (1795 - 1881)
Edith Stuckey Bagehot (1787 - 1870)
Vincent Estlin (1807 - 1869)**
George 'Stuckey' Estlin (1809 - 1829)**
Joseph 'Prior' Estlin (1811 - 1821)**
Watson Bagehot (1824 - 1827)*
Walter Bagehot (1826 - 1877)
All Saints Churchyard
South Somerset District
Created by: Dieter Birkenmaier
Record added: Jul 26, 2009
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