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    Erasmus Darwin

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    • 3rd Generation — Grandfather of Charles Darwin
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    • Birth Date:
    • 12 Dec 1731 
    • Birth Location:
    • Elston Hall, Elston, Nottinghamshire, England 
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    • Death Date:
    • 18 Apr 1802 
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    • Breadsall, Derbyshire, England 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 30 Dec 1757 
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    • Notes: 
    • Physician and poet

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    • Spouse:
    • Elizabeth Collier
    • Marriage Date:
    • 6 Mar 1781

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  • Sources for Erasmus Darwin

    • 1 Burke's Family Records (Indexed), Dakeyne-Dundas, pp. 212-213, Images 10-11 of 33, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 3 Stephen, Leslie and Sidney Lee, Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 05, Craik - Drake, London: Oxford University Press (1921-1922), 534-537, Ancestry.com (Online Database).