William Adams
(1814-1848)

Died aged c. 34

William Adams (1814–1848), Church of England clergyman and author of Christian allegories popular in Britain in the 19th century.

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While staying in this house Charles Dickens (English novelist) wrote part of "David Copperfield" in 1849. Myles Birket Foster (watercolour artist) painted "On The Shore, Bonchurch" in 1862. William Adams (Christian scholar, author of "The Sacred Allegories") lived here from 1843 until his death in 1848

Shore Road, Bonchurch, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom where they lived (1843-1848)