Authorised form of nameBooth; Charles (1840 - 1916)
Dates1840 - 1916
Place of birthLiverpool, Lancashire, England
Date of birth30 March 1840
Place of deathGracedieu Manor, Whitwick, Leicestershire
Date of death23/11/1916
Dates and placesBurial:
Thringstone, Leicestershire
ScD (Camb)
A tablet to his memory, by Sir Charles Nicholson, was unveiled in the crypt of St Paul's Cathedral by Sir Austen Chamberlain (1920)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election01/06/1899
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA5315
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1899/03Booth, Charles: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/19/651Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs Harrison & Sons17 November 1899
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