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Authorised form of nameSpencer; William Kingdon (1878 - 1955)
Dates1878 - 1955
Date of birth10 December 1878
Date of death01/10/1955
Research fieldZoology
ActivityEducation:
Batley Grammar School; MA, DSc (Oxon)
Career:
HM Inspector of Schools
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election07/05/1931
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1956 vol 2 pp 291-298, plate, by H L Hawkins
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/283659242
Royal Society codeNA6024
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1931/14Spencer, William Kingdon: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/44/397Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to W [William] K [Kingdon] Spencer4 July 1911
NLB/44/361Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to W [William] K [Kingdon] Spencer27 June 1911
RR/18/183Referee's report by William Kingdon Spencer, on a paper 'Lapworthura: a typical brittlestar of the Silurian age; with suggestions for a new classification of the Ophiuroidea' by Igerna Sollas and William Johnson SollasJuly 1911
RR/20/135Referee's report by John Walter Gregory, on a paper 'The evolution of the cretaceous asteroidea' by William Kingdon Spencer21 March 1913
RR/20/134Referee's report by Francis Arthur Bather, on a paper 'The evolution of the cretaceous asteroidea' by William Kingdon Spencer8 February 1913
RR/43/135Referee's report by William Kingdon Spencer, on a paper 'The development and function of the heart and pericardium in echinodermata' by Nidambur Narasimhamurti June 1931
RR/48/16Second referee's report by William Kingdon Spencer, on a paper 'The lantern and girdle of some recent and fossil Echinoidea' by Herbert Leader Hawkins[April 1934]
RR/48/12Referee's report by William Kingdon Spencer, on a paper 'The lantern and girdle of some recent and fossil Echinoidea' by Herbert Leader Hawkins[February 1934]
RR/64/112Referee's report by Herbert Leader Hawkins, on a paper 'Two new Echinoidea, Aulechinus and Ectinechinus, and an adult plated holothurian, Eothuria, from the Upper Ordovician of Girvan, Scotland' by Ernest William MacBride and William Kingdon Spencer[October 1937]
NLB/73/64Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Francis Arthur] Bather, FRS14 November 1930
RR/58/68Referee's report by William Dickson Lang, on a paper 'Two new Echinoidea, Aulechinus and Ectinechinus, and an adult plated holothurian, Eothuria, from the Upper Ordovician of Girvan, Scotland' by Ernest William MacBride and William Kingdon Spencer31 March 1937
RR/64/113Referee's report by William Dickson Lang, on a paper 'Two new Echinoidea, Aulechinus and Ectinechinus, and an adult plated holothurian, Eothuria, from the Upper Ordovician of Girvan, Scotland' by Ernest William MacBride and William Kingdon Spencer10 Septmber 1937
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