This is Charles Kemp Dove, a great-great-great-great-great-grand uncle of Krysta and Teresa, joining the Royal Horticultural Society. He has moved on from working for the Opium Board to the Bengal Post office. I wonder if his interest in Opium Poppies led him to join the society.
Horticultural Society of London
[meeting on] Saturday 19th August 1854.
C. K. Dove, Esq., Deputy Post Master General.- proposed by Mr. W. G. Rose, seconded by Mr. S. Douglas.
(Saturday, the 9th September, 1854.)
The following gentlemen who were proposed at the last general meeting were elected members:- …, C. K. Dove Esq., …