English naturalist and author of On the Origin of Species amongst other works.


Charles Robert Darwin was born 12 February 1809 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom to Robert Waring Darwin (1766-1848) and Susannah Wedgwood (1765-1817) and died 19 April 1882 in Down House, Luxted Road, Downe, Kent, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Emma Wedgwood (1808-1896) 29 January 1839 . Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, Belgium, Spain, France, Germany, England, Russia, Ukraine, Portugal, Ireland, Israel, Hungary, the Netherlands, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Belarus, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Canaan.


Offspring of Charles Robert Darwin and Emma Wedgwood (1808-1896)
Name Birth Death Joined with
William Erasmus Darwin (1839-1914)
Anne Elizabeth Darwin (1841-1851)
Mary Eleanor Darwin (1842-1842)
Henrietta Emma Darwin (1843-1927)
George Howard Darwin (1845-1912)
Elizabeth Darwin (1847-1926)
Francis Darwin (1848-1925)
Leonard Darwin (1850-1943)
Horace Darwin (1851-1928)
Charles Waring Darwin (1856-1858)

External Links

Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882) at Find A Grave

Common ancestors of Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882) and Emma Wedgwood (1808-1896)

  1. Josiah Wedgwood (1730-1795)
  2. Thomas Wedgwood (1685-1739)


Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Charles Robert Darwin (1809-1882)

Footnotes (including sources)

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