Authorised form of nameGurney; Russell (1804 - 1878)
Dates1804 - 1878
Date of birth02 September 1804
Place of deathHis house in Kensington Palace Gardens, London
Date of death31 May 1878
Trinity College, Cambridge. BA (1826)
Called to the Bar at Inner Temple (1828); Common Pleader in the City of London (1830); QC (1845); Common Sergeant (1856); Recorder of the City of London (1857-1878); MP for Southampton (1865); Privy Councillor (1866)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election22/04/1875
RelationshipsSon of Sir John Gurney and his wife Maria, daughter of William Hawes; married (01 September 1852) Emelia, daughter of Rev Samuel Ellis Batten
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Vanity Fair 09 September 1871
Royal Society codeNA6541
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1875/13Gurney, Russell: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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