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Authorised form of nameJones; Thomas Rupert (1819 - 1911)
SurnameJones
ForenamesThomas Rupert
Dates1819 - 1911
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Wood Street, Cheapside, London, England (01 October 1819)
Death:
Chesham Bois, Buckinghamshire (13 April 1911)
Burial:
Chesham Bois, Buckinghamshire
ActivityCareer:
Apprenticed to Hugh Norris, Surgeon of Taunton (1835); completed his apprenticeship with a doctor in Newbury (1842); Medical Assistant in London (1842-1850); studied and became an authority of Foraminifera and Entomos traca; Professor of Geology, Royal Military and Staff Colleges, Sandhurst (1862); retired (1880)
Memberships:
FGS; Academy of National Sciences of Philadelphia (Corresponding); Geol Reichsanstalt.
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
6/06/1872
RelationshipsSon of John Jones, silk merchant, and his wife Rhoda Burberry of Coventry.
Married: 1) Mary, daughter of William Harris of Charing, Kent; 2) Charlotte Ashburnham, daughter of Archibald Archer
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/73936803
Royal Society codeNA6361
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1872/03Jones, Thomas Rupert: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MS/710/59Letter from Thomas Rupert Jones, Assistant Secretary, Geological Society, Somerset House, to Robert Were Fox23 October 1855
IM/Maull/002451Jones, Thomas Rupertnd
IM/Maull/002450Jones, Thomas Rupertnd
MS/787/1/80Letter from T[homas] Rupert Jones, Geological Society, Burlington House, to [Henry Bowman Brady]18 May [1874-1890]
NLB/4/169Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Rupert Jones, Fellow of the Royal Society4 March 1890
NLB/2/244Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Rupert Jones9 March 1888
NLB/4/76Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Rupert Jones, Fellow of the Royal Society4 February 1890
NLB/2/794Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Rupert Jones, Fellow of the Royal Society7 November 1888
NLB/4/183Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Rupert Jones, Fellow of the Royal Society6 March 1890
NLB/3/183Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Rupert Jones, Fellow of the Royal Society5 April 1889
NLB/6/128Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Rupert Jones, Fellow of the Royal Society8 March 1892
NLB/7/929Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Thomas Rupert Jones, Fellow of the Royal Society29 May 1893
NLB/11/842Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons17 October 1895
NLB/44/50Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Messrs Harrison & Sons27 April 1911
RR/5/171Referee's report by George Busk, on a paper 'On some foraminifera from the North Atlantic and Arctic Oceans, including Davis Straits and Baffin's Bay' by William Kitchen Parker and Thomas Rupert Jones10 February 1865
RR/9/125Letter from Thomas Rupert Jones, on a paper 'Researches on the foraminifera - supplemental memoir. On an abyssal type of the genus orbitolites - a study in the theory of descent' by William Benjamin Carpenter to the Secretary of the Royal Society18 July 1883
RR/9/123Referee's report by Thomas Rupert Jones, on a paper 'Researches on the foraminifera - supplemental memoir. On an abyssal type of the genus orbitolites - a study in the theory of descent' by William Benjamin Carpenter1883
RR/5/170Referee's report by William Benjamin Carpenter, on a paper 'On some foraminifera from the North Atlantic and Arctic Oceans, including Davis Straits and Baffin's Bay' by William Kitchen Parker and Thomas Rupert Jones29 November 1864
MS/427/324Note of a letter from [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Treasury24 December 1883
MS/427/245Copy letter from [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Treasury11 January 1883
MS/427/435Note of a letter from [George Gabriel] Stokes, Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary of the Treasury25 June 1885
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