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Authorised form of nameVaux; Sir; Theodore de (c 1628 - 1694)
Other forms of nameDe Vaux, Sir Theodore
SurnameVaux
ForenamesTheodore de
Datesc 1628 - 1694
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
c 1628
Death:
26 May 1694
Burial:
South aisle of the church at Isleworth, Middlesex
ActivityProfession:
Physician
Education:
Padua; MD (1655); Incorporated at Oxford (1668)
Career:
Physician to Charles II and Queen Catherine
Honours:
Kt 1665
Memberships:
Hon FRCP (1664)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
10/05/1665
Proposers:
John Wilkins
Council:
1668, 1671, 1678, 1680
RelationshipsSon of Thomas De Vaux of Covent Garden, London
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; Foster; Hunter; Munk's roll
Notes:
De Vaux was first proposed for membership of the Society on 13 March 1661, prior to the Society receiving its Royal Charter, and was not officially elected FRS of the incorporated Royal Society until the date stated above (10 May 1665). Elections and proposals like de Vaux's that predated the 1663 charter were no longer recognised. The date of any subsequent election is given in this database as the official election date.
Royal Society codeNA5627
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EL/W3/12Joseph Walsh to Theodore de Vaux20 January 1668
EL/W3/10Joseph Walsh to Theodore de Vaux1667
EL/W3/11Joseph Walsh to Theodore de Vaux1668
EL/W3/15Joseph Walsh to Theodore de Vaux1668
EL/G1/30Johannes Battista Gornia, dated at Florence, to Theodore de VauxJanuary 1673
EL/W3/17Joseph Walsh to Theodore de Vaux18 May 1670
CLP/19/29Method of making sugar brought in by Theodore de Vaux nd
CLP/11i/9Paper, 'The making of sealing wax' by Sir T [Theodore] de Vaux11 March 1669
DM/5/74B'Sir Theodore de Vaux'22 August 1666
EL/W3/16Joseph Walsh to Theodore de Vaux27 May 1668
DM/5/74A'Recommended to Mr Evelyn'c.1666
CLP/3i/24Paper,'A way of preserving wood' from Theodore de Vaux1665
LBO/2/45Copy extract of a letter from Joseph Walsh to Theodore de Vaux20 January 1667/1668
MS/390/31Bond of Sir Theodore de Vaux to the Treasurer of the Royal Society30 November 1674
CLP/3i/26Paper, 'The tallow chandeler' by Theodore de Vaux1666
CLP/3i/25Paper, 'A new, cheape, and delicate fire of coleballs, wherein seacole is by the mixture of other combustible bodies both sweetned and multiplied' by Theodore de Vaux1666
CLP/3i/27Paper,'Several papers about dying' from Theodore de Vaux1666
EL/W3/13Joseph Walsh to Theodore de Vaux1668
DM/5/100A list of benefactors to the Library, to the value of £5 or upwards at one time c.1737
DM/5/12ANote on an order of the Council relating to the payment of arrears at Michaelmas 16735 January 1673
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