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Born 1850 in Auckland, NZ, died 15 May 1926 at Hunters Hill, Sydney, NSW.
Joseph James Fletcher was the director of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 1893-1919. He had joined the Society in 1881, its council in 1883, became librarian in 1886 and was president 1919-1921. Earlier he had taught science at Newington College, Sydney.
Source: Extracted from: Encyclopedia of Australian Science website: http://www.eoas.info/biogs/P001057b.htm