Authorised form of nameTite; Sir; William (1798 - 1873)
Dates1798 - 1873
Place of birthIn the parish of St Bartholomew the Great, London, England
Date of birthFebruary 1798
Place of deathTorquay, Devon
Date of death20 April 1873
Dates and placesBurial:
Norwood cemetery,
MP for Bath (1855-1873)
Kt 1869; CB 1870
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election02/04/1835
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA2533
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MM/14/21Report on the Acton enclosures by William Tite and J P Gassiot23 February 1859
DM/7/18Letter from William Tite to Walter White, Assistant Secretary, Royal Society28 January 1873
MM/13/64Press cuttings reporting the debates in the House of Commons on the estimates for the conversion of Burlington House, on 12 and 19 June 18571857
MM/13/126Letter from William Tite, 42 Lowndes Square, to Edward Sabine6 May 1854
MM/20/45Letter from William, Lord Viscount Brouncker, President, Royal Society20 January 1663/4
DM/7/19Letter from William Tite to Walter White, Assistant Secretary, Royal Society30 January 1873
MS/426/542Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mr [William] Tite11 May 1855
MS/426/563Copy letter from C R [Charles Richard] Weld, the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir James South1 April 1856
MS/426/562Copy letter from Edward Sabine, Treasurer of the Royal Society; to Mr Bate14 March 1856
DM/7/17Letter from William Tite to William Spottiswoode, Treasurer, Royal Society27 January 1873
EC/1835/18Tite, Sir William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/9/282Letter from Willm [William] Tite, 42 Lowndes Square, to W [William] Spottiswoode, [Treasurer of the Royal Society]16 November 1871
MC/9/509Letter from William Tite, Atkinson's Hotel, Torquay, to [William] Spottiswoode, [Secretary of the Royal Society]5 March 1873
MC/9Volume 9 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1870-June 1873
PT/73/8/3Paintings, gas light burners by Wm [William] Tite[1819]
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