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Thomas Horsfield

(1773-1859), Physician and naturalist

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Thomas Horsfield, by J. Erxleben, printed by  Day & Haghe - NPG D38021

Thomas Horsfield

by J. Erxleben, printed by Day & Haghe
lithograph, 1840s
NPG D38021

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Maxine Erich

01 February 2018, 10:45

Dear Sirs, I am Thomas Horsfield's 4xgr granddaughter. His son Samuel Charles, born (maybe) in Indonesia but baptised in Cambridgeshire England, had a son William who owned a jewellery Shop in London. His daughter Mary Isabel was my grandmother WHO lived in Greenford. Unfortunately T H had all his personal papers burnt at his death so its almost impossible to find out anything about his private life. I can remember as a child looking at a handpainted catalog of beautiful flowers - where the catalog is today I don't know. Also T.H exact portrait hung on my grandmothers dining room wall. I would of course be happy if this information is of any help to you and would love to get some more info myself on T H. Regards Maxine Erich

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