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Green, Alexander Henry.
Adm. pens. at CAIUS,
June 25, 1851.
S. and h. of the Rev. Thomas
Sheldon (1820), head master of Ashby-de-la-Zouch Grammar School. B. [Oct. 10],
1832, at Maidstone.
School, Ashby-de-la-Zouch Grammar. Matric. Michs. 1851; Scholar, 1852-5; B.A.
(6th Wrangler)
1855; M.A. 1858. Fellow, 1855-68. Hon. Fellow, 1892. Hon. M.A., Oxford. On the
Ordnance (Geological)
Survey, 1861-75, working principally in Derbyshire and South Yorkshire, 1862.
Professor of Geology
at Leeds College, 1875-88; at Oxford, 1888-96. F.R.S., 1886. F.G.S.; Murchison
medallist. President
of the Geological Section of the British Association, 1890. Lecturer at the
School of Military
Engineering, Chatham. Author, Physical Geography (3rd ed., 1882); also
Memoirs. Died
Aug. 19, 1896, at Boar's Hill, Abingdon. Brother of Thomas S. (1854).
(Venn, II. 303;
D.N.B.; Boase, v. 488; Scott, MSS.; The Times, Aug. 21, 1896.)
Alexander Henry GREEN
Approx. lifespan: 1832–1896
Tripos: Cai. Math. 1855
pens. Gonville & Caius College adm1851:06:25
s. and h. of Green, Thomas Sheldon <qual>Rev</qual> (1820) head master of: Sch: Ashby-de-la-Zouch Grammar School [Ashby-de-la-Zouch], [ Leicestershire ]
b. Maidstone, [ Kent ] 1832:[10:10]
Sch: Ashby-de-la-Zouch Grammar School Ashby-de-la-Zouch, [ Leicestershire ]
Matric 1851:10MT:
Scholar 1852-55
BA 6 th Wrangler 1855
MA 1858
Fellow 1855-68
Hon. Fellow 1892
Hon. MA Oxford .
On: Ordnance (Geological) Survey 1861-75
On: Ordnance (Geological) Survey Derbyshire and South Yorkshire 1862
Professor of Geology: Sch: Leeds College [Leeds], [ West Riding of Yorkshire ] 1875-88
Professor of Geology: 1888-96
FRS 1886
Murchison Medallist
President of Geological Section of British Association 1890
Lecturer: at Sch: School of Military Engineering Chatham, [ Kent ]
Publ.: Physical Geography (3rd ed. 1882) Publ.: also Memoirs .
d. Boar's Hill, Abingdon, [ Berkshire ] 1896:08:19
brother of Thomas S. GREEN (1854)
Refs: Venn, II. 303 Refs: D.N.B. Refs: Boase, v. 488 Refs: Scott, MSS. Refs: The Times 1896:08:21