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Waterton, Charles

Yolanda Foote

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614609
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:
Waterton, Charles

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Waterton, Charles (1782–1865), naturalist, was born on 3 June 1782, at the family seat of Walton Hall, Sandal Magna, near Wakefield, the eldest son of the six children of Thomas Waterton (d. 1805), and his wife, Anne (d. 1819), a daughter of ...

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Subjects: Natural History

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