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Charles Dickens
Birth: Feb. 7, 1812
Test Valley Borough
Hampshire, England
Death: Jun. 9, 1870
Gravesham Borough
Kent, England

Victorian author whose works include several masterpieces including 'Oliver Twist', 'A Christmas Carol', 'A Tale of Two Cities' and 'The Pickwick Papers'. He died at Gads Hill Place, his home five miles from Rochester. His wish was to be buried in front of Rochester Cathedral but was buried in Westminster Abbey instead. 
Family links: 
  John Dickens (1785 - 1851)
  Elizabeth Barrow Dickens (1789 - 1863)
  Catherine Thompson Hogarth Dickens (1815 - 1879)
  Charles Culliford Boz Dickens (1837 - 1896)*
  Mary Dickens (1838 - 1896)*
  Catherine Elizabeth Macready Dickens Perugini (1839 - 1929)*
  Walter Landor Dickens (1841 - 1863)*
  Francis Jeffrey Dickens (1844 - 1886)*
  Alfred D'Orsay Tennyson Dickens (1845 - 1912)*
  Sydney Smith Haldimand Dickens (1847 - 1872)*
  Henry Fielding Dickens (1849 - 1933)*
  Dora Annie Dickens (1850 - 1851)*
  Edward Bulwer Lytton Dickens (1851 - 1902)*
  Charles Dickens (1812 - 1870)
  Frederick Dickens (1820 - 1868)*
  Alfred Lamert Dickens (1822 - 1860)*
  Augustus Newnham Dickens (1827 - 1866)*
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Westminster Abbey
City of Westminster
Greater London, England
Plot: Poets Corner
GPS (lat/lon): 51.50008, -0.12923
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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- James Bellert
 Added: Feb. 16, 2015
Your small novel, "A Christmas Carol", is so loved. Tiny Tim says, "God bless everyone. So, may God bless you and keep you in his care forever.
- Sue Gartman
 Added: Feb. 14, 2015
Fabulous legacy Sir!
- Bling Blinky of Texas
 Added: Feb. 12, 2015
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