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Authorised form of nameWilkins; William (1778 - 1839)
SurnameWilkins
ForenamesWilliam
Dates1778 - 1839
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Norwich, Norfolk, England (31 August 1778)
Death:
At his residence 'Lensfield' Cambridge (31 August 1839)
Burial:
Under the sacrarium of the chapel of Corpus Christi, Cambridge
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
2/06/1831
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1839 No 40 pp 176-177
Royal Society codeNA643
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/15/457Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr John Venn, Fellow of the Royal Society7 October 1897
NLB/15/438Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr John Venn, Fellow of the Royal Society4 October 1897
L&P/10/97Letters, 'An appearance of light like a star, seen in the dark part of the moon, 7 March 1794' from William Wilkins to Nevil Maskelyne17 April 1794
EC/1831/17Wilkins, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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