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Authorised form of nameHay; Arthur (1824 - 1878); 9th Marquess of Tweeddale
Other forms of nameWalden, Arthur, Viscount Walden
Dates1824 - 1878
NationalityBritish
Place of birthYester, Lothian, Scotland
Date of birth09 November 1824
Place of deathWalden Cottage, Chislehurst, Kent
Date of death29 December 1878
Research fieldBotany; ornithology
ActivityCareer:
Commission in the Grenadier Guards (1841); Aide-de-Camp to his father, Madras, India; travelled extensively in India; served in the Crimean War; retired from service; began his ornithological collections
Memberships:
FZS (President)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election08/06/1871
RelationshipsSecond son of George, 8th Marquess of Tweeddale; took the title Viscount Walden (1862); succeeded his father (1876); married twice
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1879 vol 29 pp xxv-xxvii
Royal Society codeNA8328
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1871/14Hay, Arthur, 9th Marquess of Tweeddale: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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