William Wordsworth (1770-1850)

Born: 7 April 1770, Cockermouth, United Kingdom

His Children: Dora Wordsworth, William Wordsworth Wife: Mary Hutchinson  (m. 1802–1850)

Died: 23 April 1850, Rydal Mount & Gardens, Rydal, United Kingdom

Buried: St Oswald's church, Grasmere, United Kingdom

William Wordsworth was an English Romantic poet who, with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped to launch the Romantic Age in English literature with their joint publication Lyrical Ballads (1798).

William Wordsworth, Romantic period