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 Jacob Boll

Jacob Boll

Birth
Wurenlos, Bezirk Baden, Aargau, Switzerland
Death 29 Sep 1880 (aged 52)
Wilbarger County, Texas, USA
Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Plot Block 22 Lot 33 Space 1 Sw
Memorial ID 9775 · View Source
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Naturalist and entomologist. Between 1877 and 1880, he found thirty-two new, rare species of Permian vertebrates, including stegocephalian amphibians and theromorph reptiles, land forms that were embedded in deltas of Texas rivers. At the same time he made an extensive collection of tiny butterflies and moths, as well as Texas reptiles, batrachia, and fish.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 3 Jun 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9775
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Boll (28 May 1828–29 Sep 1880), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9775, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .