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Hogg, John

Gordon Goodwin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Education; Classical Studies. 530 words.

Hogg, John (1800–1869), classical scholar and naturalist, was born on 21 March 1800 at Norton near Durham, the second of four sons (there were also two daughters) of John Hogg (1761–1823),...

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Pease, Arthur Stanley

Ward W. Briggs.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Organization and Management of Education; Botany; Education; Classical Studies. 1099 words.

Pease, Arthur Stanley (22 September 1881–07 January 1964), classicist, college president, and botanist, was born in Somers, Connecticut, the son of Theodore Claudius Pease, a...

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Relhan, Richard

G. S. Boulger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Botany; Education; Classical Studies. 370 words.

Relhan, Richard (1754–1823), botanist and classical scholar, was born in Dublin, the son of Anthony Relhan (1715–1776), medical practitioner, and his first wife, Sarah Breholt. He was...

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Stackhouse, John

James H. Price.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Botany; Education; Classical Studies. 1225 words.

Stackhouse, John (bap. 1742, d. 1819), botanist and classical scholar, was born at Trehane, Probus, Cornwall, and baptized at St Erme on 15 March 1742, the second son of William Stackhouse...

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Thompson, Sir D'Arcy Wentworth

W. T. Calman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Education; Classical Studies. 1270 words.

Thompson, Sir D'Arcy Wentworth (1860–1948), zoologist and classical scholar, was born at 3 Brandon Street, Edinburgh, on 2 May 1860, the only son of D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson (1829–1902),...

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