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Authorised form of nameElliot; John (- 1808)
Dates - 1808
Place of deathMount Teviot, his seat in Roxburghshire
Date of death20 September 1808
ActivityCareer:
Entered the Royal Navy; Governor, Newfoundland (1786-1789); Admiral of the Red (1795)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election18/01/1776
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA4669
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
L&P/9/25Letter, 'On the blue colour of the sky' from John Elliot to Richard Kirwan15 December 1786
EC/1775/24Elliot, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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