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Anne Henslow (1833–1859)
Anne Barnard (1859–1899)


Daughter of John Stevens Henslow and sister-in-law of J. D. Hooker. Married Robert Cary Barnard, an army officer, in 1859. Botanical artist; contributed plates to Curtis’s Botanical Magazine and Daniel Oliver’s Lessons in elementary botany (1864).


Census returns of England and Wales 1871 (The National Archives: Public Record Office RG10/2661/54/17)

Correspondence vol. 1, letter from J. S. Henslow, 31 August 1833

R. Desmond 1994


Desmond, Ray. 1994. Dictionary of British and Irish botanists and horticulturists including plant collectors, flower painters and garden designers. New edition, revised with the assistance of Christine Ellwood. London: Taylor & Francis and the Natural History Museum. Bristol, Pa.: Taylor & Francis.