Sir Thomas Gage, 7th Baronet

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Sir Thomas Gage, 7th Baronet (1781 – 27 December 1820, Rome) was an English botanist, from a junior branch of the Gage family of Firle, Sussex. The woodland flower Gagea is named in his honour.[1][2]

He married, Mary-Anne Browne, the daughter of Valentine Browne, 1st Earl of Kenmare[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Gentleman's Magazine. A. Dodd and A. Smith. 1823. pp. 607–608. 
  2. ^ Bailey, Liberty Hyde (1915). The standard cyclopedia of horticulture, Volume 3. Macmillan. 
  3. ^ A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire. Henry Colburn. 1839. p. 434. 
Peerage of England
Preceded by
Thomas Gage
Baronet
(of Hengrave, Suffolk)
1798–1820
Succeeded by
Thomas Rokewode-Gage