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Lindheimer, Ferdinand, 1801-1879

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Personal name headingLindheimer, Ferdinand, 1801-1879
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Variant(s)Lindheimer, Ferdinand, 1802-1879
Birth date1801-05-21
Death date1879-12-02
Place of birthFrankfurt am Main (Germany)
Place of deathNew Braunfels (Tex.)
Field of activityBotany
Profession or occupationBotanists
Found inHis A life among the Texas flora, c1991: CIP t.p. (Ferdinand Lindheimer) pref. (known as the Father of Texas Botany)
Phone call to pub., 05-22-90 (Ferdinand Lindheimer; 1802-1879)
The writings of Ferdinand Lindheimer, 2020: ECIP title page (Ferdinand Lindheimer) introduction (Ferdinand Jacob Lindheimer was born in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, on 21 May 1801; educated at Frankfurt Gymnasium, later at a preparatory school in Berlin, University of Wiesbaden, University of Jena, and University of Bonn; a teacher at the Bunsen Institute in Frankfurt; came to Texas in early 1836 and served about eighteen months in the Texas Army; died on 2 December 1879, buried in Comal Cemetery, New Braunfels)
Find a grave, viewed February 13, 2020 (Ferdinand Jakob Lindheimer, birth, 21 May 1801, Germany; death, 2 Dec 1879, New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas, USA)
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