CANBY, Alfred Justice (1897-1989)[SS#558-66-9862], was one of five children born to Henry and Mary Canby in San Fernando Valley, CA.
Canby attended two years of college and became a farmer. In 1928 he was field assistant to John T. Howell collecting plants on Anacapa Island in 1928.
Alfred J. Canby = Hazel M. Wood
- 1. Wilbur W. Canby (c. 1927-)
- 2. Mary M. Canby (c. 1929-)
- 3. Claire J. Canby (c. 1932-)
- 4. Alfred J. Canby, Jr. (1934-1935)
Canby died on June 23, 1897 at age 91 in Poway, CA. He is buried in Sylmar, CA.
Canby collected on:
- Anacapa Island (1928)
|Anacapa Island||J. T. Howell & Alfred Canby||CAS||May 19, 1928||CAS-176619||Silene laciniata||Plants|
|Anacapa Island||J. T. Howell & Alfred Canby||CAS||May 20, 1928||CAS-176620||Grindelia hirsutula||Plants|
|Anacapa Island||J. T. Howell & Alfred Canby||CAS||May 20, 1928||CAS-176720||Deinandra clementina||Plants|