1850 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. William Hayward Roberts

Edward S. Creasy, "Provosts of Eton" Memoirs of Eminent Etonians (1850) 480.



WILLIAM HAYWARD ROBERTS, D.D., December 12, 1781. Admitted into King's College, 1752; Assistant Master of Eton, 1757; Members' Prize at Cambridge in 1758; Fellow of Eton, February 19, 1771; Chaplain to the King; Rector of Farnham Royal. Died December 19, 1771, aet. 58. Buried at Eton.