Bawdwen, William

Education

Student United College 1786-1787 Log.; Ethics. (Secondar) B.A. 11.5.1787.

Birth/childhood

Born 9.3.1762 son of William Bawdwen, Stone Gap, Craven, Yorks. [Stone Gap, Craven, Yorkshire]? Baptised 11.3.1762 son of William Bawdwen, Kildwick and Grace [ ].

Career

Curate of Wakefield then curate of Frickly-cum-Clayton and vicar of Hooton Pagnel. Antiquary - started translation of Doomsday Book. [Minister]

Publications - presented publ. to StAUL.

Translation of the Record called Domesday so far as relates to the County of York (Doncaster: Sheardown, 1809)

Translation of the Record called Domesday so far as relates to the Counties of Middlesex, Hertford, Buckingham, Oxford, and Gloucester (Doncaster: Sheardown, 1812)

The Cambridgeshire portion of the Great Survey of England...the English translation of the late Rev. William Bawdwen, edited... by C.H. and H.G. Evelyn-White (London: Stock, [1910])

etc.

 

Death

Died at Hooton Pagnel 14.9.1816.

Sources

  • DNB
  • UYUY348
  • UYUY7Sec1a/1886Moreton