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Charles Giles Bridle Daubeny


Chemist and botanist. Professor of chemistry, Oxford University, 1822–55; professor of botany, 1834–67; and of rural economy, from 1840. An active supporter of the British Association for the Advancement of Science; vice-president, 1847, president, 1856. FRS 1822.

Further Reading

For more information see:


Alum. Oxon.


Record of the Royal Society of London.


Alum. Oxon.: Alumni Oxonienses: the members of the University of Oxford, 1500–1886: … with a record of their degrees. Being the matriculation register of the university. Alphabetically arranged, revised, and annotated by Joseph Foster. 8 vols. London and Oxford: Parker & Co. 1887–91.

ODNB: Oxford dictionary of national biography: from the earliest times to the year 2000. (Revised edition.) Edited by H. C. G. Matthew and Brian Harrison. 60 vols. and index. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2004.

Record of the Royal Society of London: The record of the Royal Society of London for the promotion of natural knowledge. 4th edition. London: Royal Society. 1940.