skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

Samuel Haughton

1821–97

Irish clergyman, mathematician, geologist, and palaeontologist. Professor of geology, Trinity College, Dublin, 1851–81. Became registrar of the medical school after graduating in medicine in 1862. Co-editor of the Natural History Review, 1854–60. President of the Royal Irish Academy, 1886–91. FRS 1858.

Sources

R. Desmond 1994

ODNB

Sarjeant 1980–96

letter