|1819||Born November 1st at Aberdeen of English parents. Studied medicine at St. Barts. Hospital.|
|1843||Became Member of College of Surgeons. Unable to practice on account of delicate health, so devoted himself to study botany.|
|1845||Joined Survey. Resigned in 1846. (Found in Staff Register).|
|1847||Appointed Lecturer on Botany at St. George’s Hospital.|
|1854||Succeeded Edward Forbes in Chair of Botany at King’s. Examiner in Natural History to Royal Military Academy and Society of Arts.|
|1859||Died September 7th.|
Biographies and obituaries
Arthur Henfrey (botanist) — Wikipedia article
Obituary Notice - Arthur Henfrey, F.R.S. &c]. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. 4: 311–312. 1859. Retrieved 19 January 2016.
Stephen, Leslie; Lee, Sidney, eds. (1891). Henfrey, Arthur . Dictionary of National Biography. 25. London: Smith, Elder & Co. Mabberley, D. J. [Henfrey, Arthur. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (online ed.). Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/12922.
Henfrey, A.. Ray Society. 1853. Botanical and physiological memoirs. - London: Ray Society
|GSM/DC/A/C/3/90-91||A. Henfrey: Letters concerning the appointment and resignation of Henfrey.|
|GSM/DC/A/C/3/111,117||A. Henfrey: Letter of resignation.|
|GSM/DC/A/C/11/96,116||A Henfrey: Letters concerning the appointment and resignation of Henfrey.|