William Godwin

William Godwin

Birth
Wisbech, Fenland District, Cambridgeshire, England
Death 7 Apr 1836 (aged 80)
London, City of London, Greater London, England
Burial* St Pancras, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England

* This is the original burial site

Memorial ID 5631 · 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: 7 Jun 1999
  • Find a Grave Memorial 5631
  • 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. 5631, citing St. Pancras Old Churchyard, St Pancras, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .