Bell, Thomas b. October 11, 1792 d. March 13, 1880 Zoologist, Author. In 1813 he began training as a dental surgeon, but, having inherited an interest in natural history from his mother, he pursued a career in both these fields. He was appointed Professor of Zoology at King's College, London in 1836 and was also lecturer on anatomy at Guy's Hospital. He continued to combine his two careers, being made a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1844 and President of the Linnaean Society in 1858. In 1836 he was given the task of describing the...[Read More] (Bio by: js) St Mary Churchyard, Selborne, East Hampshire District, Hampshire, England Plot: Memorial in the nave.