Authorised form of nameHoward; John Eliot (1807 - 1883)
Dates1807 - 1883
Place of birthPlaistow, Essex, England
Date of birth11 December 1807
Place of deathHis house, Lord's Mead, Tottenham, Middlesex
Date of death22 November 1883
Dates and placesBurial:
Tottenham cemetery, Middlesex
Associated with his father's business, Stratford
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election04/06/1874
RelationshipsSon of Luke Howard (FRS 1821) and his wife Mariabella, daughter of John Eliot of London; Quaker; married Maria, daughter of W D Crewdson of Kendal
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
A W Slater, 'Luke Howard, FRS (1772-1864) and his Relations with Goethe' in NR 1972-3 vol 27 pp 119-140
Royal Society codeNA6285
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1874/10Howard, John Eliot: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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