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Petiver, Jameslocked

(c. 1665–1718)
  • D. E. Allen


Petiver, James (c. 1665–1718), botanist and entomologist, was one of at least three sons and a daughter of James Petiver, of Hillmorton, near Rugby, Warwickshire (where James was born), and Mary, daughter of Richard Elborow. His father, a freeman of the Haberdashers' Company...

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