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Latham, John, 1740-1837

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Personal name headingLatham, John, 1740-1837
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Associated placeDarenth (England)
Birth date1740-06-27
Death date1837-02-04
Place of birthEltham (London, England)
Place of deathWinchester (England)
Field of activityMedicine Ornithology Natural history Local history
Profession or occupationPhysicians Ornithologists Naturalists Antiquarians Historians
Found inLCCN 06-23456: Pennant, T. Indian zoology, 1790 (hdg.: Latham, John, 1740-1837; variant: John Latham)
Latham, John. Collections for a history of Romsey, Hampshire, July 2017: title page (John Latham) page xiv (retired from his medical practice in Kent and moved to live in Romsey in 1795; internationally acclaimed ornithologist and committed antiquarian)
Wikipedia (English), March 12, 2018 (born on 27 June 1740 at Eltham in south east London; English physician, naturalist and author; described as the grandfather of Australian ornithology; in 1763, aged 23, began working as a physician in the village of Darenth, near Dartford in Kent; retired from his medical practice aged 56 in 1796 and moved to live near his son at Romsey in Hampshire; died aged 96 in Winchester on the 4 February 1837 and was buried in Romsey Abbey)
Associated languageeng