Watson, Hewett Cottrell
- Frank N. Egerton
Watson, Hewett Cottrell (1804–1881), botanist and phrenologist, was born on 9 May 1804 at Park Hill, Firbeck, Yorkshire. His parents, Holland Watson (1749/50–1829) and Harriett Powell (1768/9–1819), were both from Stockport families of clergy and gentry. Holland Watson was a zealous magistrate in ...