English naturalist and author of On the Origin of Species amongst other works.
BiographyCharles Robert Darwin was born 12 February 1809 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom to Robert Waring Darwin (1766-1848) and Susannah Wedgwood (1765-1817) and died 19 April 1882 in Down House, Luxted Road, Downe, Kent, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Emma Wedgwood (1808-1896) 29 January 1839 . Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, Belgium, Spain, France, Germany, England, Russia, Ukraine, Portugal, Ireland, Israel, Hungary, the Netherlands, Belarus, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.
Common ancestors of Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882) and Emma Wedgwood (1808-1896)
Noteworthy descendants include
- Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882)