Francis Kingdon Ward

Botanist, Author

1885 – 1958

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Who was Francis Kingdon Ward?

Francis Kingdon-Ward, born Francis Kingdon Ward was an English botanist, explorer, plant collector and author. He published most of his books as Frank Kingdon-Ward and this hyphenated form of his name stuck, becoming the surname of his wives and two daughters. It also became a nom-de-plume for his sister Winifred Mary Ward by default.

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Born
Nov 6, 1885
Manchester
Also known as
  • Frank Kingdon-Ward
Siblings
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Education
  • Christ's College, Cambridge
Died
1958
Wimbledon

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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