Carl Wilhelm Cederhielm

Carl Wilhelm Cederhielm (1705–1769) was a Freiherr and Chamberlain (kammarherre) in Sweden. His father was the royal adviser (riksråd) Josias Cederhielm, and his mother was Anna Åkerhielm.

Cederhielm is perhaps best remembered today as a founding member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, which was founded 1739.[1]


  1. ^ Vetenskapsakademin in Nordisk familjebok (2nd edition, 1921)