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Doubleday, Henrylocked

  • Robert Mays


Doubleday, Henry (1808–1875), naturalist, was born on 1 July 1808 at 62 High Street, Epping, Essex, the elder of the two children of Benjamin Doubleday (1771–1848), grocer and provision merchant, and his wife, Mary (1779–1846). His brother, Edward Doubleday (1810–1849), became a distinguished entomologist. A Quaker by birth, ...

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