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Authorised form of nameTennant; James Francis (1829 - 1915)
Dates1829 - 1915
Date of birth10 January 1829
Date of death06/03/1915
ActivityCareer:
Entered Royal Engineers, reaching the rank of Major; served in Bengal during the Indian Mutiny; Master of the Calcutta Mint (1875-1885); retired on a pension (1884)
Honours:
CIE 1879
Memberships:
FRAS; FGS
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election03/06/1869
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1915-1916 vol 92 pp x-xiv signed by H H T
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/34849192
Royal Society codeNA6352
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/2/18Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to General James Francis Tennant, Fellow of the Royal Society, 27 Hamilton Road, Ealing, W.7 December 1887
NLB/3/482Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Harrison & Sons21 June 1889
NLB/6/302Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to General James Francis Tennant, Fellow of the Royal Society8 April 1892
NLB/5/597Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons20 July 1891
NLB/14/59Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to the Secretaries of the Joint Permanent Eclipse Committee, Royal Astronomical Society, Burlington House, W.18 December 1896
NLB/14/547Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to General James Francis Tennant, Fellow of the Royal Society26 March 1897
NLB/38/497Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to General [James Francis] Tennant, Fellow of the Royal Society, 11 Clifton Gardens, Maida Hill, N.14 August 1908
NLB/44/289Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Lieutenant General J [James] F [Francis] Tennant FRS8 June 1911
NLB/45/653Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Lt-Gen J [James] F [Francis] Tennant, RE, FRS, 11 Clifton Gardens, Maida Hill, W20 April 1912
NLB/47/450Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to J [James] F [Francis] Tennant FRS1 February 1913
NLB/47/367 Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Lt. Gen. J [James] F [Francis] Tennant, CIE, FRS23 January 1913
NLB/47/461Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Lt. General J [James] F [Francis] Tennant FRS3 February 1913
EC/1869/16Tennant, James Francis: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/3/916List of corrections in the addresses of Royal Society Fellows8 November 1889
NLB/12/393Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Andrew Ainslie Common, Fellow of the Royal Society, Secretary, Joint Permanent Eclipse Committee, Royal Astronomical Society13 February 1896
MC/8/393Letter from Lieutenant Colonel J F [James Francis] Tennant, Woolton, to the Secretary of the Royal Society10 July 1869
MC/8Volume 8 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1867-1869
MC/9/311Copy letter from J F [James Francis] Tennant, Honorary Secretary of the Asiatic Society of Bengal, Asiatic Society's Rooms, Calcutta, to the Secretary of the Government of India, Department of Agriculture, Revenue & Commerce25 January 1872
MC/9/315Letter from J F [James Francis] Tennant, Calcutta, to Dr [William] Sharpey, Secretary of the Royal Society26 January 1872
MC/10/256Letter from J F [John Francis] Tennant, Royal Engineers, Roorkee Observatory, to Professor [John] Tyndall, President of the British Association13 May 1875
MC/10/7Letter from J F [John Francis] Tennant, Lieutenant-Colonel Royal Engineers, Roorkee, North West Provinces, to W [Walter] White, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society4 August 1873
MC/9Volume 9 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1870-June 1873
MC/10/8Letter from J F [John Francis] Tennant, Lieutenant-Colonel Royal Engineers, Roorkee, North West Provinces, to [Thomas Henry Huxley and George Gabriel Stokes], Secretaries of the Royal Society23 September 1873
MC/11Volume 11 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1877-1879
MC/10Volume 10 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal SocietyJuly 1873-1876
MC/11/263Letter from J F [James Francis] Tennant, Colonel Royal Engineers, HM Mint, Calcutta, to [Thomas Henry Huxley and George Gabriel Stokes], Secretaries of the Royal Society1 November 1878
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