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 Lucy Way <I>Sistare</I> Say

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Lucy Way Sistare Say

Birth
New London, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Death
15 Nov 1886 (aged 85)
New York, USA
Burial
Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot
Lot 10873, Section 94
Memorial ID
57545306 View Source

Lucy Say was the 1st woman to be elected a member of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. She was an accomplished nature artist and scientific collaborator with her husband. She made drawings of North American mollusks for his "American Conchology". She donated her husband's entomological collection and library to the ANSP.

Lucy Say was the 1st woman to be elected a member of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. She was an accomplished nature artist and scientific collaborator with her husband. She made drawings of North American mollusks for his "American Conchology". She donated her husband's entomological collection and library to the ANSP.


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  • Maintained by: Athanatos
  • Originally Created by: T.V.F.T.H.
  • Added: 23 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 57545306
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/57545306/lucy-way-say: accessed ), memorial page for Lucy Way Sistare Say (28 Nov 1800–15 Nov 1886), Find a Grave Memorial ID 57545306, citing Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA; Maintained by Athanatos (contributor 46907585) .