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Frampton, Mary (1773–1846), diarist and botanist

L. C. Sanders.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Botany. 488 words.

Frampton, Mary (1773–1846), diarist and botanist, was born on 7 June 1773 at Moreton, Dorset, the daughter of James Frampton (d. 1784) and his second wife, Phillis, née Byam (d. 1829), who...

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Lyell, Charles (1769–1849), botanist and literary scholar

Anne Secord.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Botany. 504 words.

Lyell, Charles (1769–1849), botanist and literary scholar, was born on 7 March 1769 at Southampton Buildings, Holborn, London, the eldest son of Charles Lyell (1734–1796), naval officer,...

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Masters, John White (1791–1873), botanist and poet

Tony Fairman.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Botany. 1175 words.

Masters, John White (1791–1873), botanist and poet, was born on 16 January 1791 and baptized on 23 January at St Mary's, Ashford, Kent, the last of eight children of William Masters (c.1749...

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Shecut, John Linnaeus Edward Whitridge

Joseph Ewan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers); Botany. 1041 words.

Shecut, John Linnaeus Edward Whitridge (04 December 1770–01 June 1836), botanist, medical practitioner, and author, was born in Beaufort, South Carolina, the son of Abraham Shecut and Marie...

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Traill [née Strickland], Catharine Parr (1802–1899), author, botanist, and settler in Canada

Rosemary Mitchell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History; Literature; Botany. 1696 words.

Traill [née Strickland], Catharine Parr (1802–1899), author, botanist, and settler in Canada, the fifth of the eight surviving children of Thomas Strickland (1758–1818) and his wife,...

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Warner, Richard (1713?–1775), botanist and literary scholar

G. S. Boulger.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Botany. 1177 words.

Warner, Richard (1713?–1775), botanist and literary scholar, was born in London, the third son of John Warner (1663–1721), goldsmith and banker, in business in the Strand, near Temple Bar....

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