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Darwin Correspondence Project

Letter

Mary Boott

1794/5–1871

Daughter of the botanist Lucy Hardcastle of Derby. Married Francis Boott in 1820.

Sources

Census returns of England and Wales 1861 (The National Archives: Public Record Office RG9/173: 123)

R. Desmond 1994 s.v. Hardcastle, Lucy

ODNB s.v. Boott, Francis

BMD (Death index)

Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society 8 (1865): xxiii–xxvii.