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Greville, Robert Kaye (1794-1866), botanist

George Simonds Boulger and Yolanda Foote

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/11519
Greville, Robert Kaye (1794-1866), botanist


Greville, Robert Kaye (1794-1866), botanist, was born on 13 December 1794 at Bishop Auckland, co. Durham, the son of Robert Greville (1760-1830?), rector of Edlaston and Wyaston, Derbyshire, and his wife, Dorothy Chaloner (bap. 25 May 1766). His father was also BCL of Pembroke College, Oxford, and an amateur composer ...

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