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Teall, Jethro Justinian Harris.
Adm. pens. at ST JOHN'S, June 11, 1869. [Only] s. of Jethro, gent., of Sandwich, Kent , deceased (and Mary, dau. of Justinian Hathaway, of Northleach). B. [Jan. 5, 1849], at Northleach, Gloucs.
Bapt. Mar. 24, 1856. [Schools, Northleach Grammar and Berkeley Villa, Cheltenham.] Matric. Michs. 1869; (Nat. Sci. Trip., 1st Class, 1872); B.A. 1873; Sedgwick prize, 1874; M.A. 1876; Sc.D. 1905.
Fellow, 1875-9. Hon. D.Sc., Oxford and Dublin; LL.D., St Andrews.
Adm. at the Inner Temple, Nov. 18, 1871.
Joined the Geological Survey, 1888; Director-General, 1901-14.
Retired, 1914.
F.G.S. 1873; President, 1900 and 1902; Wollaston medal, 1905; F.R.S. 1890.
President, Section C of the British Association, 1893.
Knighted, 1916.
Married, June 5, 1879, Harriet Moore, eldest dau. of George Robert Cowen, of Nottingham.
Author, British Petrography, a Description of the Rocks of the British Isles, etc.
Died July 2, 1924, at his home at Dulwich.
Father of the above.
( Dulwich Coll. Reg.; Eagle, XLIII. 315; Inns of Court; Who was Who; D.N.B.; Proc.
Roy. Soc.
B, 97.
Jethro Justinian Harris TEALL
Approx. lifespan: 1849–1924
pens. St John's College adm1869:06:11
Only s. of Jethro TEALL gent., of Sandwich, Kent , deceased (and Mary HATHAWAY dau. of Justinian HATHAWAY of Northleach, [Gloucestershire], )
b. Northleach, Gloucestershire , 1849:01:05
c. 1856:03:24
Schools Sch: Northleach Grammar School Northleach, [Gloucestershire],
and Berkeley Villa, Cheltenham, [Gloucestershire],
Matric 1869:10MT:
Nat.Sci.Trip. 1st Class(1872);
BA 1873
Sedgwick Prize 1874
MA 1876
ScD 1905
Fellow 1875-79
Hon. DSc OX, [Oxfordshire], and Dublin, [Ireland],
LLD St Andrews, [Fife],
Adm. Inner Temple: 1871:11:18
Joined: the Geological Survey 1888
Director-General: 1901-14 . retired1914
F.G.S. 1873
President: 1900, and 1902
Wollaston Medal: 1905
FRS 1890
President: Section C of British Association 1893
Knighted 1916
m. 1879:06:05 Harriet Moore COWEN eldest dau. of George Robert COWEN of Nottingham, [Nottinghamshire],
Publ.: British Petrography, a Description of the Rocks of the British Isles etc.
d. 1924:07:02 at his home Dulwich, [London],
father of George Harris TEALL (1900)
( Dulwich College Reg.; Eagle XLIII. 315; Inns of Court; Who was Who; D.N.B.; Proc. Royal Society B, 97. XV.)