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Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1770 - 1850

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Wordsworth Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS192
Abstract William Wordsworth (1770-1850) and Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834) began the English Romantic movement with their publication of Lyrical Ballads in 1798. Wordsworth's youngest brother, Christopher Wordsworth (1774-1846), received his Doctor of Divinity degree from Trinity College, Cambridge, becoming a renowned scholar, and Master of Trinity in 1820. Christopher’s third son, also Christopher (1807-1885), was an English bishop in the Anglican Church, and...
Dates: 1791 - 1911