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Edward Forbes

Epithet: Manx naturalist (1815-1854)

Record type: Biographies

Biography: There is a bust of him in the Manx Museum and also commemorative tablets in Douglas Public Library and St George's Church. He died at South Cottage at Wardie and is buried at Dean Cemetery, Edinburgh.

Occupation / profession: naturalist

Gender: Male

Date of birth: 12 February 1815

Place of birth: Douglas, Isle of Man

Date of death: 18 November 1854

Place of death: Edinburgh, Scotland, Great Britain, Europe


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