Although she was one of ten children, she and one other sibling are the only ones who survived to become adults.
The ever popular tongue twister "She sells seashells by the sea shore" is based on Mary.
Because of her involvement in the geological community, the Geological Society raised money for her expenses when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1846.
He was an English geologist who created the first map.
An Anglican priest who was the founder of the Brownists.
An English mathematician and geologist.
Was a British lawyer and the leading geologist of his day.
An American astronomer.
An English theologian, paleontologist and geologist.
A Cornish chemist and inventor.
An English doctor.
Alexandre Brongniart was a French chemist, mineralogist, and zoologist, who collaborated with Georges Cuvier on a study of the geology of the region around Paris