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Darwin Correspondence Project

Henry Pearson


Barrister. Shrewsbury school-friend of Erasmus Alvey Darwin and CD. B.A., Trinity College, Cambridge, 1830. Barrister and author of mathematical and legal works.


Alum. Cantab.

Modern English biography.


Alum. Cantab.: Alumni Cantabrigienses. A biographical list of all known students, graduates and holders of office at the University of Cambridge, from the earliest times to 1900. Compiled by John Venn and J. A. Venn. 10 vols. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1922–54.

Modern English biography: Modern English biography, containing many thousand concise memoirs of persons who have died since the year 1850. By Frederick Boase. 3 vols. and supplement (3 vols.). Truro, Cornwall: the author. 1892–1921.