skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

Benjamin Adolphus Renshaw

b. 1843 d. 1918–22

American merchant. Born in Venezuela. Son of the US consul general to Venezuela, Benjamin Renshaw. Lived in the US, 1845–9. Ward of a Liverpool merchant, William Evans. Resided in Tenerife, Canary Islands, until 1900 and then moved to Spain.