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Authorised form of nameWilson; William Edward (1851 - 1908)
SurnameWilson
ForenamesWilliam Edward
Dates1851 - 1908
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Greenisland, Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland (19 July 1851)
Death:
Daramona, Street, Westmeath, Ireland (06 March 1908)
Burial:
Family burying ground, Street Parish Church, Westmeath, Ireland
ActivityResearch Field:
Astronomy
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
4/06/1896
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1909-1910 vol 83 pp iii-vii signed by J J
Royal Society codeNA5490
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1896/19Wilson, William Edward: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/10/730Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to W E Wilson, Daramona, Streete, Rathowen, Ireland26 January 1895
NLB/18/250Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to W E Wilson, Fellow of the Royal Society, Daramona, Streete, Westmeath, Ireland11 February 1899
NLB/18/352Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Professor Carey Foster, Fellow of the Royal Society27 February 1899
NLB/18/373Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to W E Wilson, Fellow of the Royal Society1 March 1899
NLB/32/480Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr William Edward Wilson, Fellow of the Royal Society19 March 1906
RR/12/268Referee's report by George Gabriel Stokes, on a paper 'On the temperature of the carbons of the electric arc; with a note on the temperature of the Sun. Experiments made at Daramona, Streete, Co. Westmeath' by William Edward Wilson and J P Gray13 February 1894
RR/12/267Referee's report by Arthur Schuster, on a paper 'On the temperature of the carbons of the electric arc; with a note on the temperature of the Sun. Experiments made at Daramona, Streete, Co. Westmeath' by William Edward Wilson and J P Graynd [1894]
RR/12/269Referee's report by Arthur William Rucker, on a paper 'On the temperature of the carbons of the electric arc; with a note on the temperature of the Sun. Experiments made at Daramona, Streete, Co. Westmeath' by William Edward Wilson and J P Graynd [1894]
RR/12/411Referee's report by Arthur William Rucker, on a paper 'On the effect of pressure of the surrounding gas on the temperature of the crater of an electric arc light. Preliminary notes of observations made at Daramona, Street, co. Westmeath' by William Edward Wilson22 May 1895
RR/12/412Referee's report by William de Wiveleslie Abney, on a paper 'On the temperature of the carbons of the electric arc; with a note on the temperature of the Sun. Experiments made at Daramona, Streete, Co. Westmeath' by William Edward Wilson and P L Gray[1895]
EC/1896/20Wilson, William Edward: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/33/75Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to William Edward Wilson, Fellow of the Royal Society26 June 1906
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