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Authorised form of nameJenkins; Sir; Richard (1785 - 1853)
Dates1785 - 1853
NationalityBritish
Place of birthCruckton, near Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England
Date of birth18 February 1785
Place of deathHis residence, Gothic Cottage, Blackheath
Date of death30 December 1853
Dates and placesBurial:
His family vault at Bicton, near Shrewsbury, Shropshire
ActivityEducation:
DCL
Career:
HEIC Civil Service; Director, HEIC; MP
Honours:
GCB 1838
Memberships:
FRGS; MRAS
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election18/02/1841
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/38472346
Royal Society codeNA1694
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1841/09Jenkins, Sir Richard: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/002422Jenkins, Michael1996
MC/3Volume 3 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1839-1843
MC/3/20Letter from the Marquis of Northampton, [President of the Royal Society], Somerset House, to Sir Richard Jenkins25 April 1839
MC/3/27Letter from Richard Jenkins and [William Butterworth] Bayley, East India House, to the Marquis of Northampton [President of the Royal Society]10 June 1839
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