Rennell, James, 1742-1830

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Geographer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : to James Burney, 1819 July 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270527983

Epithet: Major

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001440.0x0002ef

English geographer of India.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unidentified Lord, 1813 June 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270617216

"Father of Indian geography." Surveyor-General of Bengal, 1764. Major in the Bengal Engineers, 1776. Published his Bengal Atlas in 1779.

From the description of Letter : Nassau Street, Middx. Hospital, 1816 Oct. 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122615821

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creatorOf Hayward, A. (Abraham), 1801-1884. Abraham Hayward correspondence files : 1063 items, 1790-1889 New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Rennell, James, 1742-1830. Letter : Nassau Street, Middx. Hospital, 1816 Oct. 28. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Robert Clive papers., 1766 British Library
referencedIn Colin Mackenzie papers., 1821 British Library
referencedIn Abraham Hayward correspondence files : 1063 items, 1790-1889 The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.
creatorOf James Rennell papers., 1758-1785 British Library
referencedIn Papers of Harry Verelst, East India Company servant, Bengal; Governor of Bengal 1767-69, 1761-1785 British Library
creatorOf Rennell, James, 1742-1830. Autograph letter signed : to James Burney, 1819 July 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers of Maj-Gen William Kirkpatrick (1754-1812), Resident at Hyderabad 1793-97, 1782-1811 British Library
referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Antiquarian Maps Collection, 1493 - 1962 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections.
creatorOf Rennell, James, 1742-1830. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to an unidentified Lord, 1813 June 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Robert Orme papers., 1745-1780 British Library
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associatedWith Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 person
associatedWith Banks, Joseph, Sir, 1743-1820 person
associatedWith Bernstorff, Anna, Countess person
associatedWith Burney, James, 1750-1821, person
associatedWith Cahoon, Herbert, 1918- person
associatedWith Carnarvon, Evelyn Stanhope Herbert, Countess of, 1834-1875 person
associatedWith Cooper, Thomas, 1759-1839 person
associatedWith Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899 person
associatedWith Crowe, Eyre, 1824-1910 person
associatedWith Cuvier, Georges, Baron, 1769-1832 person
associatedWith Darlington, William, 1782-1863 person
associatedWith Edison, Thomas A., (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 person
associatedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 person
associatedWith Everett, Edward, 1794-1865 person
associatedWith Fitch, John person
associatedWith Genth, F. A., (Frederick Augustus), 1820-1893 person
associatedWith Gray, Asa, 1810-1888 person
associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 person
associatedWith Harding, Warren G. person
associatedWith Hayward, A. (Abraham), 1801-1884. person
associatedWith Minto, Emma Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound, Countess of, d. 1882 person
associatedWith Newcomb, Simon person
associatedWith Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727 person
associatedWith Orsay, Alfred Guillaume Gabriel, comte d', 1801-1852 person
associatedWith Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851 person
associatedWith Rittenhouse, David, 1732-1796 person
associatedWith Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813 person
associatedWith Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 person
associatedWith Seybert, Adam, 1773-1825 person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections. corporateBody
associatedWith Stevens, Henry person
associatedWith Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872 person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824 person
associatedWith Waterton, Charles, 1782-1865 person
associatedWith Wayne, Anthony person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Chittagong, India
Golconda, Hyderabad
Bali, Indonesia
Egypt, Africa
Trichinopoly, Madras
Gingee, Madras
Pondicherry, India
Buxar, Bihar
Bihar, India
Philippines, Asia
China, Asia
Kanara District, Madras
Tippera, Bengal
Carnatic Region, India
Chingleput, Madras
Tranquebar, India
Chandernagore, Bengal
Aleppo, Syria
Cape of Good Hope, South Africa
Tinnevelly, Madras
Saint Thomas's Mount, Madras
Delhi, India
Sri Lanka, Asia
Bijapur, Bombay
Panipat, India
Bengal, India
Trichinopoly, Madras
India, Asia
Hooghly Town, Bengal
Arcot State, India
Conjeeveram, Madras
Kistna River, India
Masulipatam, Madras
Gawilgarh, India
Jakarta, Indonesia
Fort St David, India
Laswari, India
Afghanistan, Asia
Kondavid, Madras
Pondicherry, India
Tanjore, Madras
Kurnool, Madras
Miraj State, India
Calcutta, India
Ahmadnagar, Bombay
Nagar, Mysore
Tuticorin, Madras
Assaye, India
Pondicherry, India
Anagundi, Hyderabad State
Kondapalli, Madras
Cochin, Madras
Bombay, India
Sandur State, India
East Indies, Asia
Bengal, India
Coorg, South India
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Madras, India
Cossimbazar, Bengal
Afghanistan, Asia
Ratnagiri, Bombay
Suez, Egypt
Wynaad, Madras
Mysore State, India
Surat, Bombay
Ajanta, Hyderabad State
Java, Indonesia
Central Asia, Asia
Oudh, India
Jagannatha Temple, India
Guntur, Madras
Konkan Coast, Bombay
Bombay, India
Mysore State, India
Chitaldroog, Mysore
Aurangabad, Hyderabad State
Anjouan Island, Comoro Islands, Indian Ocean
Carnatic Region, India
Malabar, India
Arcot State, India
Calcutta, India
Seringapatam, Mysore
Bantam, Indonesia
Afghanistan, Asia
Coringa, Madras
Tanjore, Madras
Patna, India
China, Asia
Madura, Madras
Balambangan, Malaysia
Manila, Philippines
Anjengo, Travancore, Madras
Sumatra, Indonesia
Kabul, Afghanistan
Bellary, Madras
Warangal, Hyderabad State
Indore State, India
Indonesia, Asia
Chinsura, Bengal
Nepal, Asia
Srirangam, Madras
Bengal, India
India, Asia
Arcot State, India
Central Asia, Asia
Vijayanagar, Madras
Makasar, Indonesia
Penukonda, Madras
Khandesh, Bombay
Berar, India
Hyderabad State, India
Suez - isthmus of, Egypt
Jaipur State, India
Dacca, India
Assam, India
Iran, Asia
Chingleput, Madras
Jakarta, Indonesia
Mysore State, India
Rajahmundry, Madras
Red Sea, Asia
Ambur, Madras
Malabar Coast, Madras
Daulatabad, Hyderabad State
Oudh, India
Salem, Madras
Jumna River, India
Patna, India
Borneo, Indonesia
Jidda, Saudi Arabia
Masulipatam, Madras
Jidda, Saudi Arabia
Travancore State, India
Malacca, Malaysia
Pulicat, Madras
Savanur State, India
Wadgaon, India
Talikota, India
Cauvery River, India
Srirangam, Madras
Murshidabad, Bengal
Oudh, India
Gwalior State, India
Coimbatore, Madras
Northern Circars, Madras
Delhi, India
Murshidabad, Bengal
Hyderabad State, India
Madras, India
Japan, Asia
Basra, Iraq
Telugu Country, India
Tirupati, Madras
China, Asia
Satara, Bombay
Tibet, Asia
Covelong, Madras
Nagpur, Central Provinces
Ellora, Hyderabad State
Rayadrug, Madras
Ramnad, Madras
Gooty, Madras
Plassey, India
Baroda State, India
Hyderabad State, India
Kandahar, Afghanistan
Travancore State, India
Carnatic Region, India
Baramahal, Madras
Calcutta, India
Chittoor, Madras
Deccan, India
India
Bengal, India
India, Asia
Deccan, India
Cuttack, Orissa
Saint Helena, Africa
Madura, Madras
Sravana Belgola, Mysore
Vellore, Madras
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Birth 1742-12-03

Death 1830-03-29

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