Theodore, King of Corsica
                                                          
Born 25th August 1694
Died 11th December 1756

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St Anne’s Churchyard
Wardour Street
London
W1

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Transcription reads:
Near this place is interred Theodore King of Corsica, who
died in this parish Dec 11th 1756 immediately after leaving
the kings bench prison, by the benfit (sic) of the Act of
Insolvency in consequence of  which he registered his
Kingdom of Corsica for the use of his creditors. The grave
great teacher to a level brings heroes and beggars, galley
slaves and kings but Theodore this moral learn’d ere dead
fate poured its lessons on his living head bestow’d a
kingdom and denied him bread