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date: 10 December 2019

Engelmann, Georgelocked

(02 February 1809–04 February 1884)
  • Phillip Drennon Thomas


Engelmann, George (02 February 1809–04 February 1884), botanist and physician, was born in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, the son of George Engelmann, an educator with a doctoral degree from the University of Halle, and Julia May, a teacher. After participating in the liberal student uprising at the University of Heidelberg in 1828, he transferred to the University of Berlin, then to Würzburg University, where he received a medical degree in 1831. His doctoral dissertation, ...

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