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Bell, (Ernest) Arthur (1926–2006), plant chemist

Ghillean T. Prance.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 945 words.

Bell, (Ernest) Arthur (1926–2006), plant chemist, was born on 20 June 1926 at 7 Balmoral Terrace, Gosforth, Northumberland, the son of a Northumbrian chartered accountant, Albert Bell, and...

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Bodley, Rachel Littler

Janet Carlisle Bogdan.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health; Medicinal Chemistry; Botany. 1115 words.

Bodley, Rachel Littler (07 December 1831–15 June 1888), botanist, chemist, and educator, was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the daughter of Anthony Prichard Bodley, a carpenter and patternmaker,...

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Bridges, Robert

David L. Cowen.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Botany. 859 words.

Bridges, Robert (05 March 1806–20 February 1882), chemist and botanist, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Culpeper Bridges, a merchant, and Sarah Cliffton. He was a student...

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Daubeny, Charles Giles Bridle (1795–1867), chemist and botanist

Nicholas Goddard.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Botany. 2661 words.

Daubeny, Charles Giles Bridle (1795–1867), chemist and botanist, was born at Stratton, Gloucestershire, on 11 February 1795, the third and youngest son of the Revd James Daubeny, rector of...

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Fowden, Sir Leslie (1925–2008), plant biochemist

W. H. Brock.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences; Plant Ecology; Medicinal Chemistry. 1026 words.

Fowden, Sir Leslie (1925–2008), plant biochemist, was born on 13 October 1925 at Birch Hill House, Wardle, Rochdale, Lancashire, the only child of Herbert Fowden (1878–1960), an iron turner...

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Nieuwland, Julius Arthur

Albert B. Costa.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Botany. 1041 words.

Nieuwland, Julius Arthur (14 February 1878–11 June 1936), organic chemist and botanist, was born in Hansbeke, Belgium, the son of Jean Baptiste Nieuwland, a laborer, and Philomena Van...

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Thurber, George

Robert F. Erickson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry; Botany. 1036 words.

Thurber, George (02 September 1821–02 April 1890), botanist and chemist, was born in Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Jacob Thurber, a businessman, and Alice Ann Martin. From an early...

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