1802-1872; Belfast merchant; co-fndr. and first president of Natural History
Society of Belfast, 1821; widely circulated zoological works incl. Zoology
for Schoools (1846-48; FRS, MRIA; d. 14 Feb., College Sq.; see also William
Patterson, infra. ODNB DIB.
Arthur Deane, ed.,. The Belfast Natural History and Philosophical Society
Centenary 1821-1921 (Belfast 1924) [LIB HB].
Ulster Nature Notes, Ser. I (1st edn. 1908), 8 pls. [Hyland Oct. 1995].