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Authorised form of nameBate; Charles Spence (1819 - 1889)
SurnameBate
ForenamesCharles Spence
Dates1819 - 1889
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Trenick House, near Truro, Cornwall, England (16 March 1819)
Death:
The Rock, South Brent, Devon (29 July 1889)
Burial Place:
Plymouth cemetery
ActivityProfession:
Dentist
Surgeon
Research Field:
Botany, zoology
Career:
Practised as a dentist first with his father in Truro, then in Swansea, then Plymouth (from 1851); an authority on crustacea
Memberships:
FLS (1854); Honorary Member, Dublin Natural History Society; Corresponding Member, Zoological and Botanical Association of Trinity College, Dublin; MRCS (1860); Odontological Society (President)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
6/06/1861
RelationshipsSon of Charles Bate, dentist, of Truro, and his wife Harriet Spence.
Married: 1) (1847) Emily Amelia daughter of John Hele (died 1884); 2) (1887)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1889 vol 46 pp xli-xlii signed by G S B
Royal Society codeNA6060
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
AP/58/1On the Development of the Crustacean Embryo1875
IM/Maull/000283Bate, Charles Spencend
RR/7/435Referee's report by George James Allman, on a paper 'On the development of the crustacean embryo, and the variations of form exhibited in the larvae of 38 genera of podophthalmia' by Charles Spence Bate16 February 1876
RR/7/436Referee's report by Edwin Ray Lankester, on a paper 'On the development of the crustacean embryo, and the variations of form exhibited in the larvae of 38 genera of podophthalmia' by Charles Spence Bate1 June 1876
EC/1861/02Bate, Charles Spence: certificate of election to the Royal Society1861
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