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 William Godwin

William Godwin

Birth
Wisbech, Fenland District, Cambridgeshire, England
Death 7 Apr 1836 (aged 80)
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Burial Bournemouth, Bournemouth Unitary Authority, Dorset, England
Memorial ID 12827 · View Source
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Radical politician ('An Enquiry into Political Justice') and writer of one of the best-ever psycho-political novels ('Caleb Williams'). Married to Mary Wollestonecraft, and father of Mary Shelley, author of 'Frankenstein.' Originally buried in Saint Pancras Churchyard, his remains were moved to St. Peter's Churchyard, Bournmouth, England. On the monument it states " Their remains were removed hither from the Church Yard of St. Pancras London a.d. 1851".


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 10 Oct 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12827
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Godwin (3 Mar 1756–7 Apr 1836), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12827, citing St Peter Churchyard, Bournemouth, Bournemouth Unitary Authority, Dorset, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .