Authorised form of nameEdye; John (1789 - 1873)
Dates1789 - 1873
Date of birth07 August 1789
Place of death3 Cumberland Place, Regent's Park
Date of death01 March 1873
Chief Clerk and Naval Architect, Department of the Surveyor of His Majesty's Navy
CB 1859
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election05/02/1835
Bulloch's Roll
Letters from C.S. Pitcher form one of the sources (see box file of additional biographical information in room 115); certificate headed 'London 1st July 1834'
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA7231
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1835/02Edye, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/9/518Letter from Adolphus Edye, 3 Cumberland Place, Regents' Park, to W [Walter] White, [Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society]12 March 1873
MC/9Volume 9 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1870-June 1873
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