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Sir Francis "Uncle Frank" Darwin
Birth: Aug. 16, 1848
Downe
Greater London, England
Death: Sep. 19, 1925
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire, England

3rd son of Charles Darwin. Botanist specializing in vegetable physiology, and biographer of his father. Father of Frances Cornford and Bernard Darwin. (bio by: David Conway) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Robert Darwin (1809 - 1882)
  Emma Wedgwood Darwin (1808 - 1896)
 
 Spouses:
  Amy Richenda Ruck Darwin (1850 - 1876)*
  Ellen Wordsworth Crofts Darwin (1856 - 1903)*
  Florence Henrietta Fisher Darwin (1864 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  Bernard Richard Meirion Darwin (1876 - 1961)*
  Frances Crofts Darwin Cornford (1886 - 1960)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Erasmus Darwin (1839 - 1914)*
  Anne Elizabeth Darwin (1841 - 1851)*
  Mary Eleanor Darwin (1842 - 1842)*
  Henrietta Emma Darwin Litchfield (1843 - 1927)*
  George Howard Darwin (1845 - 1912)*
  Elizabeth Darwin (1847 - 1926)*
  Francis Darwin (1848 - 1925)
  Leonard Darwin (1850 - 1943)*
  Horace Darwin (1851 - 1928)*
  Charles Waring Darwin (1856 - 1858)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"O ye holy and humble men of heart
bless ye the Lord"
 
Burial:
Ascension Parish Burial Ground
Cambridge
City of Cambridge
Cambridgeshire, England
Plot: 2D34
 
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Originally Created by: David Conway
Record added: Nov 07, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5935596
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