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Ernest Neal Cory

Ernest Neal CORY, American State Entomologist. Member of Sigma Xi; Masons; Maryland Academy, of Science; Washington Entomological Society.

Background

  • Cory, Ernest Neal was born on August 13, 1886 in Alden, New York, United States. Son of Azro J. and Marie (Matheson) Cory.

  • Education

    • B. S. University Maryland. 1909; Master of Science. University Maryland. 1913.

      Doctor of Philosophy. American University, 1926.

    Career

    • Assistant entomologist, Maryland., 1909-1911. Instructor Maryland. Agricultural College (now U. Maryland), 1911-1912, assistant professor 1912-1913, associate professor entomology and zoölogy, 1913-1914, professor entomology, assistant director extension, U. Maryland, 1914. Experimental station and state entomologist, 1914-1957, emeritus professor.

      Chief of party U. Maryland.-International Cooperation Administration, British Guiana, 1956-1957. Gold Medal Achievement in Orchidology, American Orchid Society Treasurer American Association Economics Entomologists, 1936-1953, president, 1946-1947. Secretary-treasurer Eastern Plant Board, 1925-1956.

      President National Shade Tree Conference, 1940. President Washington Entomological Society, 1942.

    Works

    • Author bulletins, leaflets and contributions science journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of Sigma Xi; Masons. Maryland Academy, of Science. Washington Entomological Society.
    • Member of Sigma Xi; Masons. Maryland Academy, of Science. Washington Entomological Society.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Elder, October 31, 1911. Children: Ernest Neal, William Robert, Jean Marie.
    • father: Azro J. Cory
    • mother: Marie (Matheson) Cory
    • spouse: Elizabeth Elder
    • children: Ernest Neal Cory
    • William Robert Cory
    • Jean Marie Cory
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    Born August 13, 1886
    Died January, 1979
    (aged 92)
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