William Jackson Hooker

William Jackson Hooker

Birth
Norwich, City of Norwich, Norfolk, England
Death 12 Aug 1865 (aged 80)
Kew, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England
Burial Kew, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 5912463 · View Source
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Scientist. The pre-eminent botanist of the 19th century, he was Director of the Royal Gardens at Kew. He was the father of botanist Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker.


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  • Originally Created by: Connie Nisinger
  • Added: 31 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5912463
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Jackson Hooker (6 Jul 1785–12 Aug 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5912463, citing St Anne Churchyard, Kew, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .