Hamilton, Francis, 1762-1829

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1794-1816 Bengal Medical Service.

Epithet: surgeon and botanist

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001394.0x0002f4

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referencedIn VOl. II.Richard Wellesley, 2nd Earl of Mornington; Marquess Wellesley: Correspondence with H. Dundas: 1797-1805.includes:f. 5 Edward Clive, 1st Earl of Powis 1804: Letter to H. Dundas: 1800.: Extr. f. 27 Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville: Letter to... British Library
referencedIn Robert C Emmett papers., 1976 British Library
referencedIn Miscellaneous volume including copies of letters (1816-20) concerning the presentation of gold snuff box to an Indian author of two text books on Tamil; duplicate of part of Buchanan-Hamilton's journal (1795; K 389); translations of treaty (1691) bet..., 1691-1820 British Library
creatorOf Extracts, compiled c1824-29, from various papers and maps relating to Burma and Assam, including extracts from a journal kept by Dr Francis Buchanan-Hamilton (qv) while a member of Capt (later Lt-Col) Michael Symes's embassy to Ava 1795, (compiler un..., 1795-1829 British Library
creatorOf Buchanan-Hamilton Collection: papers of Francis Buchanan-Hamilton (1762-1829), Bengal Medical Service 1794-1816, employed on several special missions, conducted General Survey of Bengal 1807-14, naturalist; including journals of visits to Burma and N..., 1795-1823 British Library
referencedIn "AN ACCOUNT of a Journey undertaken by order of the Board of Trade through the Provinces of Chittagong and Tiperah, in order to look out for the places most proper for the cultivation of spices; by Francis Buchanan, M.D.;" with coloured drawings of c... British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS Papers, Letters and Accounts, relative to the revenue of Bengal, supplies and loans, allowances and salaries of civil estabblishment, customs, post-office, etc., 1796-1804. Among them may be noticed a letter from Rev. D. Mac Kinnon to L..., 1784-1805 British Library
creatorOf Francis Buchanan-Hamilton papers., 1796-1814 British Library
creatorOf Hamilton, Francis, 1762-1829. Letter: 1820 May 22, to David Laing, 49 South Bridge Street, Edinburgh / Francis Hamilton. University of Edinburgh - Main Library, Edinburgh University Library
creatorOf Francis Buchanan-Hamilton papers., 1800-1802 British Library
referencedIn QUERIES respecting Ava;-Buchanan's account of the Burma Empire, July, 1796 ; -Capt. Will. Francklin's remarks on a proposed embassy to Ava, 1801 ;-Letters from Lt. Col. Michael Symes to Lord Wellesley, 14 May, 1802-11 Feb. 1803;-Dr. John Macrae's rep... British Library
referencedIn Case of Ozias Humphrey, portrait painter, respecting his transactions at the Court of Oude, 1786, 1787 ;-Statement of Ozias Humphrey's claim on the Nabob of Oude, 17 June, 1798;-Inventory of the property delivered over to James Paul], of Lucknow, on ..., 1786-1804 British Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Gorakhpur, United Provinces
Purnea, Bihar
Nepal, Asia
India, Asia
Shahabad, Bihar
Ava, Burma
Bengal, India
Gaya, Bihar
Dinajpur, Bengal
Assam, India
Lucknow, India
Burma, Asia
Bihar, India
Rangpur, Bengal
Bhutan, Asia
Ava, Burma
Burma, Asia
Madras, India
Thailand, Asia
India, Asia
India, Asia
Laos, Asia
Patna, India
Oude, Province of, India
India, Asia
Nepal, Asia
North-Western Provinces, India
Kamrup, Assam
Assam, India
Bhagalpur, Bihar
India, Asia


Birth 1762-02-15

Death 1829-06-15




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