skip to content

Darwin Correspondence Project

Thomas Beddoes


Physician. Reader in chemistry, University of Oxford, 1788–92. Father of Thomas Lovell Beddoes. Wrote and edited several medical and other works. Friend of Josiah Wedgwood I and Robert Waring Darwin.



B. Wedgwood and Wedgwood 1980.


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.

Wedgwood, Barbara and Wedgwood, Hensleigh. 1980. The Wedgwood circle, 1730–1897: four generations of a family and their friends. London: Studio Vista.