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Authorised form of nameBurney; Charles Parr (1785 - 1864)
SurnameBurney
ForenamesCharles Parr
Dates1785 - 1864
Dates and placesBirth:
Chiswick, Middlesex, England (19 October 1785)
Death:
Brighton, Sussex (01 November 1864)
ActivityProfession:
Clergyman, Church of England
Schoolmaster
Education:
By his father; Merton College, Oxford. BA (1808); MA (1811), BD and DD (1822)
Career:
Kept a school at Greenwich (1814-1835); Rector of Sible Hedingham, Essex (1838-1848); Archdeacon of St Albans (1840); Archdeacon of Colchester (1845-1864); Rector of Wickham Bishops, Essex (1848-1864); gave £6,000 to establish a clergy relief fund for his diocese
Memberships:
FLS (1823)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
22/12/1814
RelationshipsSon of Rev Charles Burney (FRS 1802); grandson of Charles Burney (FRS 1773); nephew of James Burney (FRS 1809), and of Fanny Burney, novelist
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/91089134
Royal Society codeNA7452
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1814/21Burney, Charles Parr: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/1Volume 1 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1800-1831
EC/1814/20Burney, Charles Parr: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/1/56Letter from Charles Parr Burney, Greenwich, to Sir Joseph Banks, President of the Royal Society15 April 1818
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