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Biographical entry Boyd, John Archibald (1846 - 1926)

Born
2 February 1846
Weymouth, Dorset, England
Died
29 March 1926
Occupation
Natural history collector

Summary

John Archibald Boyd collected specimens for the Australian Museum and William Macleay. He lived in Fiji 1865-82 and then on a sugar plantation at Ingham, Queensland.

Details

Born Weymouth, Dorset, England, 2 February 1846. Died 29 March 1926. Arrived Sydney 1857; educated Sydney Grammar School; lived in Fiji 1865-82; sugar plantation, Ingham, Queensland from 1882.

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Archival resources

Macleay Museum, University of Sydney

  • John Archibald Boyd - Records, 1870 - 1891; Macleay Museum, University of Sydney. Details

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Online Resources

McCarthy, G.J.