December 12, 1812, Hursley, Hampshire, England.

January 14, 1813, St. Thomas, Winchester.

August 21, 1862, London, England.

William was the son of Gilbert Heathcote (Rector of Hursley) and Ann Beadon. He was educated at New College, Oxford (BCL 1840). He was for a while Fellow and Tutor at his college; Rector of Compton Bassett, Wiltshire; Precentor of Salisbury Cathedral; chaplain to the Bishop of Salisbury; and Select Preacher at Oxford. His works include:

  1. O Father, Who Didst All Things Make

Heathcote’s burial place