Events noted in 1809

The event pages are experimental; the OCR errors in the text mean this is incomplete and unreliable but I offer it in the hopes that it will be of some use. Events shown include births and deaths of people with their own entries, and also the publication dates of some of the works cited.

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Died: Achard, Claude Francis a French physician

Died: Adam, Alexander LL.D. an eminent schoolmaster and useful writer in Scotland

“The Life of St. Neot, the oldest of all the brothers of king Alfred,” Alfred, The Great the youngest son of Æthelwolf king of the West Saxons

“Aubade, ou lettres apologetiques, &c.” Aubry, John Baptist a French Benedictine of the congregation of St

Died: Bardin, John a late eminentFrench historical painter

Died: Barker, Thomas esq. the descendant of an ancient and respectable family at Lyndon in Rutlandshire

Died: Bentinck, William Henry Cavendish third duke of Portland

Died: Borlase, William a learned English antiquary

“Ellipses,” Bos, Lambert a learned philologist

Died: Boulton, Matthew who justly ought to be classed among public benefactors

“Memoirs of M. Boulton, esq.” Boulton, Matthew who justly ought to be classed among public benefactors

Died: Cavallo, Tiberius an ingenious philosopher

Died: Elphinston, James a miscellaneous writer and schoolmaster

Died: Fevre, John Baptist Le of Villebrune

Died: Fourcroy, Anthony Francis an eminent French chemist

Died: Holcroft, Thomas a dramatic and miscellaneous writer and translator

Died: Kelly, John a learned English clergyman

“Essays.” Rush, Benjamin an eminent American physician

Died: Sandby, Paul an ingenious artist

“Essays on Various Subjects,” Walker, George an able mathematician