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Bentham, George, 1800-1884

LC control no.n 86843984
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingBentham, George, 1800-1884
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Variant(s)Bentham, G. (George), 1800-1884
Associated countryEngland
Birth date1800-09-22
Death date1884-09-10
Place of deathLondon (England)
Profession or occupationBotanists
Found inLCCN 05-37178: His Genera plantarum ad exemplaria imprimis in herbariis kewensibus servata definita, 1862-83 (hdg.: Bentham, George, 1800-1884; usage: G. Bentham)
LC data base, 7-10-86 (hdg.: Bentham, George, 1800-1884; usage: G. Bentham; George Bentham)
Handbook of the British flora, 1912: t.p. (George Bentham, C.M.G., F.R.S.)
Oxford dictionary of national biography WWW site, 21 Apr., 2017 (Bentham, George, botanist; born in Stoke, near Plymouth, on 22 September 1800; in 1805 the family moved to St Petersburg for two years, during which time he showed great proficiency in languages, learning Russian and French, and some German, Latin, and Swedish; in 1828 he was made a fellow of the Linnean Society of London; in 1830 he became honorary secretary of the Horticultural Society and was elected to the Athenaeum; died at home in Wilton Place on 10 September 1884)
Associated languageeng fre rus