William Darwin Fox

1805–80

Clergyman. CD’s second cousin. A friend of CD’s at Cambridge; introduced CD to entomology. Maintained an active interest in natural history throughout his life and provided CD with much information. Rector of Delamere, Cheshire, 1838–73. Spent the last years of his life at Sandown, Isle of Wight.

Sources: Alum. Cantab. Correspondence ‘Recollections’. (See the bibliography for full references to sources)