Authorised form of nameMead; Samuel (- 1776)
Dates - 1776
Date of death11 October 1776
Dates and placesDeath:
11 October 1776
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election08/03/1739
Bulloch's Roll
Royal Society codeNA335
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
L&P/1/62Letter, 'The meteor of December 10 or 11, 1741' from William Gordon to Samuel Mead12 February 1742
EC/1738/17Mead, Samuel: certificate of election to the Royal Society
L&P/2/562/1Letter, 'Of a new perspective instrument' from William Hirst to Samuel Mead18 January 1755
L&P/4/84/1Letter, 'On the glass mug melted by the discharge of a bomb at Fort St George, Feb 25 1761; and on a stick insect' from William Hirst to Samuel Mead25 February 1761
L&P/2/509Letter, 'Account of a fireball' from William Hirst to Samuel Mead 6 April 1754
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