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Authorised form of nameRichardson; Sir; John (1787 - 1865)
SurnameRichardson
ForenamesJohn
Dates1787 - 1865
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Nith Place, Dumfries, Scotland (05 November 1787)
Death:
Lancrigg, Grasmere, Westmorland (05 June 1865)
Burial:
Grasmere churchyard, Westmorland
ActivityProfession:
Surgeon
Education:
MD
Honours:
Kt 1846; CB 1850
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
24/02/1825
Medals/Prizes:
Royal Medal 1856
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1866-1867 vol 15 pp xxxvii-xliii
Royal Society codeNA5665
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MM/4/40Letter from John Richardson, Lincolnshire, to General Edward Sabine, 15 March 1857
IM/003811Richardson, Sir Johnnd
MM/25/2Letter from Sir James Clark Ross, Athenaeum, to [Sir John] Richardsonc.1847
EC/1824/22Richardson, Sir John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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