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Authorised form of nameEllis; Henry (1721 - 1806)
SurnameEllis
ForenamesHenry
Dates1721 - 1806
Dates and placesBirth:
1721
Death:
Naples, Italy (21 January 1806)
ActivityCareer:
Joined an expedition in search of the North-west passage, upon his return from Italy (1746); wrote "A voyage to Hudson's Bay" (1748); Governor of Nova Scotia (retired 1770); was in Marseilles (1775)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
8/02/1750
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA2382
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1749/25Ellis, Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RSL/3/27Letter from Henry Ellis, Norfolk Street, London, to Sir Joseph Banks 1 August [1789]
RSL/3/25Letter from Henry Ellis, Norfolk Street, London, to Sir Joseph Banks 30 July [1789]
RSL/3/24Letter from Henry Ellis, Marseilles, to Sir Joseph Banks 6 April 1789
RSL/3/26Letter from Henry Ellis, Norfolk Street, London, to Sir Joseph Banks 31 July 1789
RSL/3/23Letter from Henry Ellis, Marseilles, to Sir Joseph Banks 6 March 1789
L&P/3/335Letter, 'On the heat of the weather in Georgia in July 1758' from Henry Ellis to John Ellis27 July 1758
L&P/3/385Letter, 'Of the cold winter' from Henry Ellis to John Ellis14 February 1759
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