Philip, Dr. Judith (1911-1985)

Judith Margaretta Philip was born June 29th, 1911 in Barrow in Furness.  She was the daughter of T J Ferguson, the President of the Barrow Naturalists’ Field Club.   She was the sister of Rowena Mabel Audus *.   Judith was a demonstrator and assistant lecturer in Botany, University of Hull, 1932-33.

Judith married William George Philip c. 1932; she died in 1985 in Sheffield.

Some of her field specimens and herbarium sheets can be found here : http://herbariaunited.org/specimensearch .   The sheets are typically labeled as below:

* RMF = Rowena Mabel Ferguson / Audus (wife of Professor Audus)

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