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Person: ELWES, Major E.V.  (1851-1925)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Major Ernest Veness ELWES
Gender
male
Relevance of this person
occasional lantern lecturer
Main period of activity
1900s
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
12 March 1851
born at
31 March 1901
50
census record
1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/2106.59.51
– occupation “Major, Reserve of Officers, late R.A.”
11 April 1905
54
lecturer
Shore collecting on the Devonshire coast (lantern lecture, Torquay, Devon, England, 11 April 1905)
19 February 1907
55
lecturer
Some freshwater micro-organisms (lantern lecture, Torquay, Devon, England, 19 February 1907)
3 November 1908
57
lecturer
The marine worms of Torquay (lantern lecture, Torquay, Devon, England, 3 November 1908)
12 November 1913
62
lecturer
P.H. Gosse, F.R.S., as a naturalist (lantern lecture, Torquay, Devon, England, 12 November 1913)
25 July 1925
74
died at
26 September 1925
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1925 D-G p.216
Lucerna ID  6004937

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 8 June 2017

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