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Chester Dewey (Botanist) - Age, Birthday, Bio, Facts, Family, Net Worth, Height & More

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Chester Dewey

Chester Dewey is an American botanist, anti-slavery activist, pastor, and educator.

About Chester Dewey

American botanist and clergyman who specialized in the study of grasses in the 18th century. He wrote for the American Journal of Science on a regular basis.

Chester Dewey before fame

Before becoming a professor of mathematics and natural philosophy at Williams College, he prepared for the priesthood.

Achievement of Chester Dewey

He was a specialist in the Carex genus, the biggest flowering plant genus.

Chester Dewey family life

With his wife Sarah Dewey, he had five children.

Associations of Chester Dewey

His botanical studies came before Gregor Mendel's.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Chester Dewey

Department of the University of Rochester

Latest information about Chester Dewey updated on September 07 2021.