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Bachman, John

Lester D. Stephens.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1472 words.

Bachman, John (04 February 1790–24 February 1874), clergyman and naturalist, was born in Rhinebeck, New York, the son of Jacob Bachman, a farmer, and Eva (surname unknown but probably...

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Banister, John

Joyce E. Chaplin.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1139 words.

Banister, John (1650– May 1692), clergyman and naturalist, was born at Twigworth in Gloucestershire, England, the son of John Bannister, a commoner, occupation unknown; his mother’s name is...

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Berkeley, Miles Joseph

James H. Price.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1311 words.

Berkeley, Miles Joseph (1803–1889), Church of England clergyman and naturalist, was born at Biggin Hall, near Oundle, Northamptonshire, on 1 April 1803, the second son of Charles Berkeley...

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Bingley, William

W. P. Courtney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 532 words.

Bingley, William (1774–1823), naturalist and Church of England clergyman, was born at Doncaster, Yorkshire, early in January 1774 and baptized there on the 7th. He was orphaned while still...

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Boate, Arnold

Elizabethanne Boran.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; History of Science and Technology; Biblical Studies. 1005 words.

Boate, Arnold (1606–1653), biblical scholar and writer on natural history, was born in Gorinchem in the Netherlands, a younger son of Godefroy de Boot (c.1570–1625), knight, and Christina...

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Evans, William Edward

M. G. Watkins.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 407 words.

Evans, William Edward (1801–1869), Church of England clergyman and naturalist, was born on 8 June 1801 at Shrewsbury, son of John Evans MD, and his wife, Jane Wilson Evans (1756–1846). He...

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Fleming, John

D. T. Moore.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1222 words.

Fleming, John (1785–1857), naturalist and Free Church of Scotland minister, was born on 10 January 1785 at Kirkroods, a farm near Bathgate, Linlithgowshire, the son of Alexander Fleming and...

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Forster, (Johann) Reinhold

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 5 words.

See Forster, (Johann) Georg Adam

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Gordon, George

Susan Bennett.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1061 words.

Gordon, George (1801–1893), Church of Scotland minister and naturalist, was born on 23 July 1801 at the manse of Urquhart, Moray, the first son of William Gordon (bap. 1744, d. 1810),...

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Gulick, John Thomas

Tomoko Y. Steen.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Natural History; Religion and Education. 887 words.

Gulick, John Thomas (13 March 1832–14 April 1923), missionary and naturalist, was born on Kauai Island, Hawaii, the son of Peter Johnson Gulick and Fanny Hinckley Thomas, Presbyterian...

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