Authorised form of nameMaitland; William (c 1693 - 1757)
Datesc 1693 - 1757
Dates and placesBirth:
Brechin, Angus, Scotland (c 1693)
Montrose, Angus (16 July 1757)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Linda Levy Peck, 'Uncovering the Arundel Library at the Royal Society: Changing Meanings of Science and the Fate of the Norfolk Donation' in NR 1998 vol 52 pp 3-24
Royal Society codeNA5754
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
RBO/21/66'An Answer to that Part of Mr Kersseboom's Essay, which treats of the Number of the inhabitants of the city of London' by William Maitland1739
CLP/17/59Answer to Mr W Kersseboom's essay which considers the number of inhabitants of London by William Maitlandnd
L&P/1/70Letter, 'Answer to Mr Kerseboom's letter of 31 March 1741' from William Maitland [1741]
EC/1733/12Maitland, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CLP/17/56Extract from the bills of mortality for Dresden for 1617 to 1717 containing numbers of marriages, christenings and burials, with remarks by William Maitland on the bills of mortality for Dresden and Augsburgnd
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