Authorised form of nameFolkes; Sir; William Browne (1786 - 1860)
Other forms of nameFfolkes, Sir William John Henry Browne
ForenamesWilliam Browne
Dates1786 - 1860
Dates and placesBirth:
Hillington Hall, Norfolk, England (20 August 1786)
Hillington, Norfolk (24 March 1860)
BA (1810), MA (1813) (Jesus College, Cambridge)
MP for Norfolk (1830-1832); MP for West Norfolk (1832-1837)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
RelationshipsSon of Martin Folkes (FRS 1772); grandson of William Folkes (FRS 1726); great-nephew of Martin Folkes (FRS 1714)
Bulloch's Roll
Royal Society codeNA5235
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1834/13Folkes, Sir William Browne: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MM/19/78Letter from William Browne Folkes to Sir Benjamin Collins Brodie9 August 1859
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