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De Kay, James E. (James Ellsworth), 1792-1851

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Personal name headingDe Kay, James E. (James Ellsworth), 1792-1851
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Variant(s)De Kay, James Ellsworth, 1792-1851
Kay, James E. de (James Ellsworth), 1792-1851
Associated placeEdinburgh (Scotland)
Birth date17921012
Death date18511121
Place of birthLisbon (Portugal)
Place of deathOyster Bay (N.Y.)
Field of activityNatural history Zoology
AffiliationUniversity of Edinburgh
Profession or occupationZoologists Physicians
Found inHis Anniversary address on the progress of the natural sciences in the United States, 1826: t.p. (James E. De Kay)
LC data base, 4/21/89 (hdg.: De Kay, James Ellsworth, 1792-1851)
Wikipedia, viewed April 22, 2019 (James Ellsworth De Kay, born in Lisbon, Portugal, Oct. 12, 1792; died at Oyster Bay, New York, 21 Nov. 1851; studied medicine at University of Edinburgh, and worked as a ship's physician on a voyage to Turkey; later studied natural history, became a zoologist; published the multivolume Zoology of New York)
Associated languageeng