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Authorised form of nameStainton; Henry Tibbats (1822 - 1892)
SurnameStainton
ForenamesHenry Tibbats
Dates1822 - 1892
NationalityBritish
Place of birthLondon, England
Date of birth13 August 1822
Place of deathLewisham, London
Date of death02 December 1892
Dates and placesBirth:
London, England (13 August 1822)
Death:
Lewisham, London (02 December 1892)
Research fieldEntomology
ActivityEducation:
At home; King's College, London
Career:
In business with his father; studied micro-lepidoptera and wrote entomological works; died of cancer of the stomach
Memberships:
Entomological Society (President 1881-1882); FLS (1859)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election06/06/1867
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
6/06/1867
RelationshipsEldest son of Henry Stainton of Lewisham; married Isabel, daughter of J Dunn of Sheffield
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1892-1893 vol 52 pp ix-xii signed by R McL
References:
Sir Gavin de Beer, ed, 'Some Unpublished Letters of Charles Darwin' in NR 1959 vol 14 pp 12-66
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/25385478
Royal Society codeNA6320
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/8Volume 8 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1867-1869
EC/1867/18Stainton, Henry Tibbats: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/7/124Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons6 December 1892
NLB/3/924Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Evans, Treasurer, Royal Society13 November 1889
NLB/3/498Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr John Evans, Treasurer, Royal Society25 June 1889
NLB/3/721Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to the Secretary of The Pasteur Fund, Mansion House24 September 1889
MC/8/139Letter from H T [Henry Tibbats] Stainton,Secretary of the Ray Society, Mountsfield, Lewisham, to the Secretary of the Royal Society5 February 1868
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