Authorised form of nameGreen; Joseph Henry (1791 - 1863)
ForenamesJoseph Henry
Dates1791 - 1863
Dates and placesBirth:
The house over his father's office in London Wall, London, England (01 November 1791)
The Mount, Hadley, near Barnet, Hertfordshire (13 December 1863)
Highgate Cemetery, London
Surgeon, St Thomas's Hospital, London (1820-1853); Lecturer in anatomy, St Thomas's Hospital, London (by 1824); Professor of anatomy and surgery, Royal College of Surgeons, London (by 1824)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Election Date:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Proc Roy Soc 1865 vol 14 pp i-v
V Gold, 'Samuel Taylor Coleridge and the Appointment of J F Daniell, FRS, as Professor of Chemistry at King's College London' in NR 1973-4 vol 28 pp 25-29
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Royal Society codeNA7977
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/001764Green, Joseph Henrynd
AP/15/18Unpublished paper, 'An investigation of the powers of the simple supporters of combustion to destroy the virulence of morbid poisons and of the poisonous gases - with a view to ascertain the possibility of controuling [controlling] the extension of contagious or epidemic diseases' by Edward Browne30 March 1832
IM/001763Green, Joseph Henrynd
MC/1Volume 1 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1800-1831
RR/1/183Referee's report by Joseph Henry Green, on a paper 'On the secretion and uses of the bile' by Benjamin Phillips14 February [1833]
RR/1/246Referee's report by Joseph Henry Green, on a paper 'On the brain of the 'negro', compared with that of the European and the ourang-outang' by Frederick Tiedemann14 July 1830
PT/38/12Paper, 'On the structure and use of the ligamentum rotundum uteri, with some observations upon the change which takes place in the structure of the uterus during utero-gestation' by G [George] Rainey[1850]
CMP/1/2Minutes of a meeting of Council of the Royal Society13 December 1832
EC/1824/21Green, Joseph Henry: certificate of election to the Royal Society
AP/33/23Description of a muscle of the striped variety situated at the posterior part of the choroid coat of the eye in mammals, with an explanation of the mode of action in adapting the eye to distinct vision at different distances1850
MC/1/226Letter from Joseph Henry Green, 46 Lincolns Inn Fields, to Dr. Peter Mark Roget, Secretary of the Royal Society 26 May 1830
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