Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Grew, Nehemiahlocked

(bap. 1641, d. 1712)
  • Michael Hunter


Grew, Nehemiah (bap. 1641, d. 1712), botanist and physician, was the son of Obadiah Grew (bap. 1607, d. 1689) and his wife, Ellen or Helen, née Vicars (d. 1687). By her first marriage Ellen Grew had two sons, Henry Sampson, ejected minister and historian of dissent, and ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

C. C. Gillispie & F. L. Holmes, eds., , 16 vols. (1970–80); repr. in 8 vols. (1981); 2 vol. suppl. (1990)
Warwickshire County Record Office, Warwick
J. Venn & J. A. Venn, , 2 pts in 10 vols. (1922–54); repr. in 2 vols. (1974–8)
Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies, Hertford
A. G. Matthews, (1934); repr. (1988)
W. Munk, , 2 vols. (1861) 2nd edn, 3 vols. (1878)