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Last NameHenslow    
Given NameJohn Stevens    
alt. NamesJ. S. H. ;     
MarriageHarriet Jenyns (1797-1857)    
ChildrenFrances Harriet Henslow (1825-1874) ; botanist Rev. George Henslow (1835-1925) ; eldest daughter -> Anne Barnard    
Year born1796 in Rochester, Kent    
Year died1861    
Place of deathHitcham, Suffolk    
Father's occupationsolicitor John Prentis Henslow (1xxx-1xxx)    
RelativesJoseph Dalton Hooker (1xxx-1xxx) (son-in-law)    
EducationSt John's College Cambridge    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forJohn Lindley ; 9 wall-hanging charts: Prof. Henslow's Botanical Diagrams. Drawn by W. H. Fitch, for the Committee of Council on Education: Department of Science and Art, Phaenogamous Plants. [The illustrations for the charts were by Walter Hood Fitch, based on the drawings of John Stevens Henslow (1796–1861) and his eldest daughter Anne Barnard].    
Patronage    
CollaboratorsJohn James Audubon ; Charles Darwin ; Adam Sedgwick ; -> Walter Hood Fitch (1817–1892)    
Techniquesbotanical drawing and watercolour, also for wall-hanging charts    
Sample(s)http://www.lloydlibrary.org/exhibits/darwin/lindley.html    
Archival sourceshttp://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Stevens_Henslow ; http://fmhibd.library.cmu.edu/HIBD-DB/ArtCat/recordlist.php?-skip=5425&-max=25 ;    
Published sourcesNissen: Botan. Buchillustration 1966 ;    
otherclergyman, botanist, geologist    
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