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Authorised form of nameElliott; Edwin Bailey (1851 - 1937)
SurnameElliott
ForenamesEdwin Bailey
Dates1851 - 1937
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Oxford, Oxfordshire (01 June 1851)
Death:
Oxford (21 July 1937)
Burial:
Holywell cemetery, Oxfordshire
ActivityEducation:
Magdalen College School; Magdalen College, Oxford. MA
Career:
Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford; Lecturer, Corpus Christi College, Oxford (1884-1893); Waynflete Professor of Mathematics, Oxford (1892-1921); publications included 'Algebra of Quantics' (1893)
Memberships:
LMS (President 1896-1898)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
4/06/1891
RelationshipsEldest son of Edward Elliott; married (1893) Charlotte Amelia, duaghter of J W Mawer
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1936-1938 vol 2 pp 425-431, plate, by H W Turnbull
Royal Society codeNA7138
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1891/09Elliott, Edwin Bailey: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/14/314Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society, President of the London Mathematical Society15 February 1897
IM/001291Elliott, Edwin Baileynd
AP/79/12On the Use of Highly Attenuated Wires for Platinum Thermometers1916
NLB/24/537Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society30 May 1902
NLB/24/357Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society2 May 1902
NLB/3/1019Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to James Whitbread Lee Glaisher, Fellow of the Royal Society12 December 1889
NLB/6/1094Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society, Queen's College, Oxford24 October 1892
NLB/5/509Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society3 July 1891
NLB/7/68Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society21 November 1892
NLB/5/868Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society6 November 1891
NLB/7/840Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Edwin Bailey Elliot, Fellow of the Royal Society, Queen's College, Oxford8 May 1893
NLB/8/564Copy letter from T E Jones, to Messrs Harrison & Sons15 November 1893
NLB/8/559Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society15 November 1893
NLB/8/780Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society22 December 1893
RR/15/87Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'Combinational analysis - the foundations of a new theory' by Percy Alexander MacMahonMay 1900
RR/16/55Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'The differential invariants of a surface, and their geometric significance' by Andrew Russell Forsyth12 March 1903
RR/16/275Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott and John Edward Campbell, on a paper 'The simple group of order 25920' by Professor William BurnsideJanuary 1906
NLB/53/524Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr. [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, FRS24 October 1916
NLB/17/571Copy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to George Henry Darwin, [Fellow of the Royal Society]20 November 1898
NLB/17/755Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society 16 December 1898
NLB/20/23Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society16 January 1900
NLB/22/217Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society26 March 1901
NLB/22/168Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society18 March 1901
NLB/23/1/74Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society9 September 1901
NLB/23/1/85Copy letter from R Chapman, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society16 September 1901
NLB/23/1/862Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society8 February 1902
NLB/23/1/770Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society18 January 1902
NLB/23/1/859Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society7 February 1902
NLB/23/1/697Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society 6 January 1902
NLB/23/1/665Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society21 December 1901
NLB/23/1/677Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society30 December 1901
NLB/23/1/678Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society1 January 1902
NLB/23/1/681Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, [Fellow of the Royal Society]1 January 1902
NLB/24/533Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society30 May 1902
NLB/43/57Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society1 November 1910
NLB/47/307 Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor E [Edwin] B [Bailey Elliott FRS13 January 1913
NLB/51/455Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott FRS23 March 1915
RR/14/271Detailed referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'Sets of operations in relation to groups of finite order' by Alfred North Whiteheadnd [1899]
NLB/54/158Copy letter from Dr. Arthur Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, FRS 19 February 1917
RR/19/49Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'On the foundations of the theory of algebraic functions of one variable' by John Charles Fields[July 1912]
RR/10/259Referee's report by Arthur Cayley, on a paper 'On the interchange of the variables in certain linear differential operators' by Edwin Bailey Elliott13 June 1889
RR/12/233Second referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'On plane cubics' by Charlotte Angas Scott23 December 1893
RR/12/232Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'On plane cubics' by Charlotte Angas Scott20 November 1893
RR/11/263Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliot, on a paper 'On the differential covariants of plane curves, and the operators employed in their development' by R F Gwyther5 June 1893
RR/13/227Letter from George Howard Darwin, on behalf of the Committee, on a paper 'A Maya calendar inscription, interpreted by Goodman's tables' by Alfred Percival Maudslay to the Secretary of the Royal SocietyJune 1897
RR/13/80Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott on a paper 'Memoir on the theory of the partition of numbers. Part I' by Percy Alexander MacMahon 17 June 1896
RR/13/81Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott on a paper 'Memoir on the theory of the partition of numbers. Part I' by Percy Alexander MacMahon 17 June 1896
RR/13/71Letter from Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'Octonions' by Alex McAulay to George Howard Darwin8 March 1896
RR/14/62Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'Memoir on the theory of the partitions of numbers.—Part II' by Percy Alexander MacMahon21 December 1898
RR/13/229Letter from Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'A Maya calendar inscription, interpreted by Goodman's tables' by Alfred Percival Maudslay to the Secretary of the Royal Society28 June 1897
RR/13/255Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'Mathematical contributions to the theory of evolution.— IV. On the probable errors of frequency constants and on the influence of random selection on variation and correlation' by Karl Pearson and Louis Napoleon George Filon18 February 1898
RR/14/270Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'Sets of operations in relation to groups of finite order' by Alfred North Whiteheadnd [February 1899]
NLB/61/94Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, FRS9 May 1921
NLB/67/135Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, FRS1 November 1924
NLB/67/417Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, FRS17 December 1924
NLB/69/507Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, FRS18 May 1926
NLB/3/1028Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Edwin Bailey Elliott, Queen's College, Oxford16 December 1889
NLB/10/665Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Edwin Bailey Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society15 January 1895
RR/16/208Referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'Memoir on the theory of the partitions of numbers. Part III' by Percy Alexander MacMahonDecember 1904
NLB/22/190Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [Edwin Bailey] Elliott, Fellow of the Royal Society20 March 1901
RR/10/260Referee's report by James Whitbread Lee Glaisher, on a paper 'On the interchange of the variables in certain linear differential operators' by Edwin Bailey Elliott28 December 1889
RR/14/272Second referee's report by Edwin Bailey Elliott, on a paper 'Sets of operations in relation to groups of finite order' by Alfred North Whitehead11 February 1899
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