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William Godwin
Birth: Mar. 3, 1756
Death: Apr. 7, 1836

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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 Spouse:
  Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin (1759 - 1797)
 
Burial:
St Pancras Old Church Churchyard *
St Pancras
Greater London, England
*Former burial location
 
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Record added: Jun 08, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 5631
William Godwin
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William Godwin
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- BigLebo
 Added: Jan. 24, 2014
GODSPEED
- Jeannie
 Added: Oct. 12, 2012
REST IN PEACE
- C
 Added: Jan. 6, 2007
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