Charles Lyell

Charles Lyell

Birth
Death 22 Feb 1875 (aged 77)
Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Burial Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
Plot The North aisle of the Nave
Memorial ID 9564 · View Source
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Scientist. He is best remembered as the author of "Principles of Geology," which popularized the idea that the earth was shaped by the same processes still in operation today.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 28 May 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9564
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Lyell (14 Nov 1797–22 Feb 1875), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9564, citing Westminster Abbey, Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .