|born on||25 May 1800 at 22:00 (= 10:00 PM )|
|Place||London, England, 51n30, 0w10|
|Timezone||LMT m0w10 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||04°21' 28°35 Asc. 00°09'|
English clergyman, author and naturalist chiefly remembered for his detailed phenology observations of the times of year at which events in natural history occurred.
Jenyns was a founding member of the Zoological Society of London. He joined the British Association for the Advancement of Science in 1832, a and became a member of the Society of Entomologists of London in 1834 and the Geological Society of London in 1835.
He died on 1 September 1893 aged 93 at Bath.
- associate relationship with Darwin, Charles (born 12 February 1809). Notes: Penpal
- has other family relationship with Jenyns, Soame (born 31 December 1703 Jul.Cal. (11 Jan 1704 greg.)). Notes: Distant cousin
Sy Scholfield quotes from "Chapters in My Life" by Leonard Jenyns (Cambridge University Press, 2011), p. 9: "I was born at 10 pm. on the 25th of May, 1800, in a house in Pall Mall, London."
- Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Clergyman)
- Vocation : Science : Biology
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Natural sciences)