William Wilberforce (24 August 1759 – 29 July 1833) was an English ... His
grandfather William (1690–1774 or 1776) had made the family fortune in the ...
William Wilberforce was buried in the north transept of Westminster Abbey on 3
August 1833. He was born in Hull on 24 August 1759, the only son of Robert and
Aug 12, 2011 ... The Wilberforce family were merchants by trade. William's grandfather had been
an apprentice to John Thornton, a merchant, and bought ...
William Wilberforce's descendants and ancestors. The Wilberforce family tree
includes 32 generations, from the 11th century to the present day.
William Wilberforce (1759-1833), abolitionist and philanthropist, was born to a
family of merchants. He was first educated at Hull Grammar School under Joseph
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William Wilberfoss of Brigham Mayor of Beverley 1625-1703 (baptised at Bilton in
... William Wilberforce, Mayor of Hull 1690-1776, married to Sarah Thornton a ...
Jan 10, 2011 ... After three centuries in the family, the expense of maintaining the Tudor house
has driven William Wilberforce, to put it on the market for £3 ...
William Wilberforce was born in Hull, to a wealthy family. At a young age he
moved to London where he lived with some nonconformist relatives. These
William Wilberforce was an English politician who became the voice of the
abolition movement in Parliament. ... He was born in Hull, into a rich merchant