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Authorised form of nameGalloway; Thomas (1796 - 1851); mathematician
SurnameGalloway
ForenamesThomas
Dates1796 - 1851
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Symington parish, Lanarkshire, Scotland (26 February 1796)
Death:
His residence in Torrington Square, London (01 November 1851)
Burial:
Kensal Green cemetery, London
ActivityResearch Field:
Mathematics
Education:
MA (1820, Edinburgh)
Career:
Taught Mathematics at Royal Military College, Sandhurst (1823); Actuary to the Amicable Life Assurance Company, London (1833); member of Actuaries' Club
Memberships:
FRAS
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
18/12/1834
Medals/Prizes:
Royal Medal 1848
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB; Institute of Actuaries
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1850-1854 vol 6 pp 120-121
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/18005459
Royal Society codeNA7553
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1834/38Galloway, Thomas: certificate of election to the Royal Society
RR/1/58Referee's report by Thomas Galloway, on a paper 'A practical extension of the application of the law of mortality announced by B Gompertz' by S M Drach17 April 1846
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