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Erasmus Darwin was born 12 December 1731 in Elston Hall, Elston, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom to Robert Darwin (1682-1754) and Elizabeth Hill (1702-1797) and died 18 April 1802 Breadsall, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Mary Howard (1740-1770) 30 December 1757 . He married Elizabeth Collier (c1747-1832) 6 March 1781 in Radbourne, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.



Children



Offspring of Erasmus Darwin and Mary Howard (1740-1770)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Charles Darwin (1758-1778) 3 September 1758 15 May 1778
Erasmus Darwin (1759-1799)
Elizabeth Darwin (1763-1763)
Robert Waring Darwin (1766-1848) 30 May 1766 Lichfield, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom 13 November 1848 Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom Susannah Wedgwood (1765-1817)
William Alvey Darwin (1767-1767)



Offspring of Erasmus Darwin and Mary Parker (c1750-1820)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Susanna Parker (1772-1856)
Mary Parker (1774-1859)



Offspring of Erasmus Darwin and Elizabeth Collier (c1747-1832)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Edward Darwin (1782-1829)
Frances Ann Violetta Darwin (1783-1874) 23 April 1783 Radbourne, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom 12 February 1874 Bertie Terrace, Leamington, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom Samuel Tertius Galton (1783-1844)
Emma Georgina Elizabeth Darwin (1784-1818)
Francis Sacheverel Darwin (1786-1859) 17 June 1786 Radbourne, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom 6 November 1859 Breadsall, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom Jane Harriet Ryle (1794-1866)
John Darwin (1787-1818)
Henry Darwin (1789-1790)
Harriet Darwin (1790-1825)








  






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