Reference numberEC/1767/07
TitleParker, John, 1st Baron Boringdon: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationJohn Parker Esqr, one of the Representatives in Parliament of the County of Devon, having expressed a desire of being admitted into the Royal Society; We, whose names are under-written, do, upon our personal acquaintance with Mr Parker, testify, that we think him worthy of that honour,- & that he is likely to be a useful member of the Royal Society
ProposersCha Carlisle; Jer Milles; George Baker; Joshua Reynolds; On Salusbury Brereton; N Munckley
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Parker, John, 1st Baron Boringdon: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6929Parker; John (c 1735 - 1788); 1st Baron Boringdonc 1735 - 1788
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