Reference numberEC/1744/11
Previous numbersCert I, 261; A05250
TitleNixon, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
Date15 November 1744
CitationThe Revd Mr John Nixon MA of Towcester in Northamptonshire
Author of a very learned Tract lately Publish'd, and intitled 'Marmor Estonianum, Sen Disertatio de Sella Marmorea Votiva Estoniae in Agro Northamptoniensis Conservata'; being desirous of becoming a member of this honourable Society, is recommended by us upon our personal Knowledge as a Gentleman well qualified by his Skill in Natural as well as polite Learning & Antiquity.
ProposersTho Birch; James West; Richd Graham; J Robertson
Access statusOpen

Nixon, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA1417Nixon; John (- 1777) - 1777
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