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William Woollett
Birth: Aug. 15, 1735
Maidstone
Maidstone Borough
Kent, England
Death: May 23, 1785
Greater London, England

Master engraver, appointed by King George III as 'Historical Engraver to His Majesty' after the enormous success of his print of the death of General Wolfe (q.v.). His monument shows 'the Genius of Engraving handing down to posterity the works of painting, sculpture and architecture; whilst Fame is distribution them over the four quarters of the globe.' 

Cause of death: injury following a game of bowls
 
Burial:
St Pancras Old Church Churchyard
St Pancras
London Borough of Camden
Greater London, England
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 03, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 10237
William Woollett
Added by: Björn Haglund
 
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- Tom Cummings
 Added: Mar. 30, 2016
Rest in Peace, William. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: Mar. 17, 2013
I light a candle for William Woollett ...
- Candles
 Added: Jan. 21, 2012
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