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Last NameOwen    
Given NameRichard    
alt. NamesR. O. ; Sir Richard Owen ;    
MarriageCaroline Amelia Clift in 1835    
ChildrenWilliam Owen    
Year born1804 in Lancaster / (New Lanark Scotland)    
Year died1892    
Place of deathLondon    
Father's occupationWest Indian merchant Richard Owen (1754-1809)    
RelativesCatherine Parrin (mother)    
Educationapprentice to surgeon-apothecary, medicine at University Edinburgh, St Bartholomew's Hospital London    
Country of ActivityUnited Kingdom    
Worked forOwen: British Association Reports British Fossil Reptilia ; W. J. Broderip: Brachiopoda (1834) ;    
PatronageMuseum of Royal College of Surgeons; Natural History Departments of British Museum    
CollaboratorsG. Scharf ; J. Dinkel ; S. Parkinson ; J. Wolf ; G. B. Sowerby Jr ;    
Techniquesgeological, fossil, paleontological, and herpetological drawing and painting    
Sample(s)    
Archival sourcesBritish Museum Natural History    
Published sourcesAKL ; ThB 26 1932: 109 ; Sawyer 1971: 167 ; Cleevely 1974: 515 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ## 3039, 3045, 3048, 3481 & 4788 ;    
otherFurther Places of Activity: New Harmony, IN, USA, and London.    
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