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Authorised form of nameRoyle; John Forbes (? 1798 - 1858)
SurnameRoyle
ForenamesJohn Forbes
Dates? 1798 - 1858
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Cawnpore (Kanpur), India (20 May 1798, or 1800)
Death:
Heath field Lodge, Acton, Middlesex (02 January 1858)
ActivityEducation:
MD
Memberships:
FLS; FGS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
6/04/1837
Council:
VP 1838-1839
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1857-1859 vol 9 pp 547-549
Notes:
BR gives birth date as 20 May 1798; Proc gives 1800. DNB is source for birth place and birth date.
References:
R W Home, 'The Royal Society and the Empire: the colonial and Commonwealth Fellowship. Part 1. 1731-1847' in NR 2002 vol 56 pp 307-332
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/47519440
Royal Society codeNA6996
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MC/3Volume 3 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1839-1843
AP/23/32On the Solution of Silica30 March 1840
RR/1/194Referee's report by John Forbes Royle, on a paper 'An inquiry into a new theory of earthy bases of vegetable tissues' by Joseph Bancroft Reade[c.1837]
RR/1/83Referee's reports by Benjamin Travers and John Forbes Royle, on a paper 'Observations on the blood-corpuscles of certain species of the genus cervus' by George Gulliver[1837]
EC/1837/09Royle, John Forbes: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/3/167Letter from J. Forbes Royle to Dr. [Peter Mark] Roget, Secretary of the Royal Society5 June 1841
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