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Last NameMantell    
Given NameGideon Algernon    
alt. NamesG. A. M. ; Gideon Mantell ;    
Marriage->Mary Ann Woodhouse (1795-1869) married in 1816 until 1839    
Children5: infant(1817-17); ->Ellen Maria (1818-92); Walter Baldock Durrant(1820-95) naturalist; Hannah Matilda(1822-1940); Reginald Neville(1827-57)civ.eng.    
Year born1790 in Lewes, Sussex    
Year died1852    
Place of deathLondon    
Father's occupationshoemaker Thomas Mantell (1750-1807)    
RelativesSarah Austen (1755-1828) (mother)    
Educationapprentice to surgeon James Moore; medicine Royal College Surgeons London    
Country of ActivityEngland, UK    
Worked forG. A. Mantell: Fossils of the South Downs (1822) & Wonders of Geology (1838) ;     
PatronageMrs. M.H. Smith of Tunbridge Wells ; Linnean Society of London ;    
CollaboratorsS. P. Woodward ; W. L. Bensted ; J. Delves ; T. Merritt ; draughtswomen and engraver Mrs. -> E. Mantell (dauther) ; colouring lithographer Reife & Fletcher, Cornhill ;    
Techniquesnatural, geological, fossil, and paleontological watercolor painting and drawing ; geological map-making    
Sample(s)http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Mantell_iguanadon_teeth.jpg ; http://books.google.de/books?id=_HcEAAAAQAAJ&redir_esc=y    
Archival sourcesBritish Museum Natural History ; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gideon_Mantell    
Published sourcesAKL ; ThB 24 1930: 43 ; Sawyer 1971: 157 & 184 ; Dennis R. Dean: G. M. Discovery of Dinosaurs ; Debus: 20-7 & 212-5 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ## 2681f. & 2685 ; Davidson 2008: 60 & 95 ;     
otherObstetrician, physician, fossil collector, amateur geologist, and paleontologist.    
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