Coutan, Ferdinand

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Coutan, Ferdinand Gender: M
born on 5 July 1852 at 11:10 (= 11:10 AM )
Place Fontainebleau, France, 48n24, 2e42
Timezone LMT m2e42 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 13°29' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 00°03 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 00°48'


French physician and archaeologist who became a doctor of medicine in Paris in 1881. Established at the Tréport, he settled in Rouen before 1900. A member of the Academy of Rouen from 1894, he became president in 1900. He was also president of the Friends of Monuments Rouennais in 1911, and also a member of the Departmental Commission of Antiquities of the Seine-Inferior from 1891 to 1925.

He was the son of Édouard, a pharmacist and Céline Harvier. He married on 26 November 1883 at Formerie with Marie Cuel (1862-1941), with whom he had at least five children.

He died on 24 February 1952 in Rouen, aged 99.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)


Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science file quotes Gauquelin.


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 99)
  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Vocation : Science : Other Science (Archaeologist)