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Henry Newell Martin
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Birth: Jul. 1, 1848
Cambridgeshire, England
Death: Oct. 27, 1896, England

Second Husband of Hettie Carr (previously married to General John Pegram of the Confederacy in the USA who died 3wks to the day they were married) buried possibly in Burley-in-Wharfedale, Yorkshire.
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married John Pegram in Richmond on January 19th, 1865 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. The guest list included Jefferson Davis and his wife, Varina.

Henry Newell Martin, was Born in Newry, County Down....??? oR Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. Henry was the son of Henry Martin, a Congregational minister, and educated at the University of London and Christ's College, Cambridge. In 1876 he was appointed to the first professorship of physiology at Johns Hopkins University in the United States. He co-wrote with Thomas Huxley Practical instruction in elementary biology. He collaborated with George Henry Falkiner Nuttall.[citation needed]

He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1885, having delivered their Croonian Lecture in 1883 "on the direct influence of gradual variations of temperature upon the rate of beat of the dogs heart".[citati 
Burley-In-Wharfedale, St Mary Churchyard
Metropolitan Borough of Bradford
West Yorkshire, England
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Created by: michelle Hansendaberkow
Record added: Jun 30, 2014
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Henry Newell Martin
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Can anyone find this grave in England?Did he have any children? Why did Hettie go to US and did he go with her before he died? She died in Baltimore on September 27, 1892 and was buried in the cemetery of St. Thomas Episcopal Church. He died in 1896 p...(Read more)
- michelle Hansendaberkow
 Added: Jun. 30, 2014

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