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Egerton, Sir Philip de Malpas Grey-, tenth baronet

G. T. Bettany.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Palaeontology; UK Politics. 805 words.

Egerton, Sir Philip de Malpas Grey-, tenth baronet (1806–1881), palaeontologist and politician, was born on 13 November 1806, probably at his father's residence, Oulton Park, Tarporley,...

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Mather, Kirtley Fletcher

William Peirce Randel.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Palaeontology; Politics. 1290 words.

Mather, Kirtley Fletcher (13 February 1888–07 May 1978), scientist and liberal activist, was born in Chicago, Illinois, the son of William Green Mather, a railroad ticket agent, and Julia...

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Walcott, Charles Doolittle

Ellis L. Yochelson.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Palaeontology; US Politics; Geology and the Lithosphere. 1657 words.

Walcott, Charles Doolittle (31 March 1850–09 February 1927), paleontologist, geologist, and administrator, was born in New York Mills, New York, the son of Charles Doolittle Walcott and...

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