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Authorised form of nameMelvill; Sir; James Cosmo (1792 - 1861)
SurnameMelvill
ForenamesJames Cosmo
Dates1792 - 1861
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Guernsey, Channel Islands (1792)
Death:
Tandridge Court, near Godstone, Surrey (23 July 1861)
ActivityCareer:
Secretary to the Honorable East India Company (by 1840)
Honours:
KCB 1853
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
14/01/1841
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA7015
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1841/03Melvill, Sir James Cosmo: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MS/710/74 Letter from James Cosmo Melvill, East India House, to Robert Were Fox2 November 1846
MS/426/439Copy letter from S H [Samuel Hunter] Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill30 November 1850
MS/426/375Copy letter from S H [Samuel Hunter] Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq14 May 1849
MS/426/380Copy letter from S H [Samuel Hunter] Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq28 May 1849
MS/426/485Copy letter from S H [Samuel Hunter] Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill, Esq29 April 1853
MS/426/454Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq15 January 1852
MS/426/664Copy letter from W [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq16 April 1859
MS/426/515Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir J C [James Cosmo] Melvill5 May 1854
MS/426/392Copy letter from Thos [Thomas] Bell, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq23 October 1849
MS/426/394Copy letter from Thos [Thomas] Bell, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq8 October 1849
MS/426/452Copy letter from S H [Samuel Hunter] Christie, Secretary of the Royal Society; to J C [James Cosmo] Melvill Esq28 June 1851
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