Dorothy Adlington Cadbury

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Miss Dorothy Adlington Cadbury (14/10/1892-21/8/1987)

Cadbury, Dorothy Adlington (1892–1987) see ref 2

English botanist. Born Dorothy Adlington Cadbury, Oct 14, 1892, in Birmingham, England; died Aug 21, 1987; dau. of Barrow Cadbury [b.1862] (Chair of Cadbury Bros, Ltd., 1922–32) and Geraldine Southall Cadbury (1865–1941); sister of Geraldine Mary "Cherry" Cadbury and Paul Cadbury.

Known for pondweeds expertise and for assembling roughly 400 collections of Potamogeton File:Cadbury1.jpg

and joint author of

A computer - mapped flora and study of the county of Warwickshire'

by D.A. Cadbury, J.G. Hawkes and R.C. Readett; with a section on bryophytes by T. Laflin and contributed chapters by F.W. Shotton, H. Thorpe and G.T. Warwick. Published 1971 by Academic Press for the Birmingham Natural History Society in London . [p. 4] has a picture of Barrow Cadbury on his 95th birthday (c.1957) with his family including his children, Paul, Dorothy Adlington and Geraldine (Cherry) Cadbury

MOTHER: Cadbury, Geraldine Southall (1865–1941) see ref 1

Dictionary of Women Worldwide: 25,000 Women Through the Ages ; ...... Southall in 1865; died Jan 30, 1941; m. Barrow Cadbury (Chair of Cadbury Bros, Ltd., 1922–32); children: Geraldine Mary "Cherry" Cadbury; Paul Cadbury; Dorothy Adlington Cadbury (botanist). Social activist See also:





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