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March 14, 1835.

February 5, 1898, The Leys School, Cambridge, England.

Histon Road Cemetery, Cambridge, England. There is also a memorial to him in Wesley’s Chapel, Islington, London.

Like his grandfather and father, James Moulton, William was a Wesleyan minister. In 1875, he became first headmaster of The Leys School in Cambridge, a position he held the rest of his life; one of the school’s houses is named after him. He was elected president of the Methodist Conference at Bristol in 1890.

  1. Nestleton
  2. Sutton Grange

Moulton’s birth place