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Forbes, Edwardlocked

(1815–1854)
  • Eric L. Mills

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Forbes, Edward (1815–1854), natural historian, was born on 12 February 1815 in Douglas, Isle of Man, the oldest of eight surviving children of Edward Forbes (b. 1786), banker, and his wife, Jane Teare (d. 1836). He was the elder brother of ...

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