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|WILSON, CHARLES THOMSON REES.|
Adm. pens. at SIDNEY, Oct. 1, 1888; from Owens College, Manchester (B.Sc. 1887). S. of John, farmer, deceased, of [Cross-house], Glencorse, Midlothian . B. there, Feb. 14, 1869.
Matric. Michs. 1888; Scholar; (Nat. Sci. Trip., Pt I, 1st Class, 1890); B.A. (Nat. Sci. Trip., Pt II, 1st Class) 1892; Clerk Maxwell Student, 1895; M.A. 1897; Hon. Sc.D. 1947.
Fellow, 1900-51-. University Demonstrator in Experimental Physics, 1900-1; University Lecturer in Experimental Physics, 1901-19; Reader in Electrical Meteorology, 1919-25.
Jacksonian Professor of Natural Philosophy, 1925-34.
Hon. LL.D., Aberdeen and Glasgow; Hon. D.Sc., Manchester, London , and Liverpool.
President of the University Philosophical Society, 1918, 1919.
F.R.S. 1900; Copley medal, 1935.
Nobel prize (Physics), 1927.
Married, June 30, 1908, Jessie Fraser, only dau. of the Rev. George Hill Dick, of Glasgow, and had issue.
Of 196, Grange Loan, Edinburgh, in 1952. (Sir J. J. Thomson; Who's Who ; Kelly, Handbook .)
|Charles Thomson Rees WILSON |
Approx. lifespan: 18691959
pens. Sidney Sussex College adm1888:10:01
from Sch: Owens College Manchester, [Lancashire], (B.Sc. (1887)
s. of John WILSON farmer, deceased, of [Cross-house], Glencorse, Midlothian ,
b. there 1869:02:14
Nat.Sci.Trip. Pt I, 1st Class(1890);
BA Nat.Sci.Trip. Pt II, 1st Class 1892
Hon. ScD 1947
University Demonstrator in: : Experimental Physics 1900-01
University Lecturer in Experimental Physics 1901-19
Reader in Electrical Meteorology 1919-25
Jacksonian Professor of: Natural Philosophy 1925-34
Hon.LLD Aberdeen, [Aberdeenshire], and Glasgow, [Scotland],
Hon. DSc Manchester, [Lancashire , London], and Liverpool, [Lancashire],
President of: : University Philosophical Society 1918, 1919
Copley Medal: 1935
Nobel Prize (Physics) 1927
m. 1908:06:30 Jessie Fraser DICK only dau. of Rev. George Hill DICK of Glasgow, [Scotland],
Of 196 Grange Loan, Edinburgh, [Scotland], in1952
(Sir J. J. Thomson; Who's Who ; Kelly, Handbook )
[add:] d. 1959:11:15 at Carlops, Peebles-shire , [:add]
[add:]Portrait, by Sir J. GUNN at Sidney Sussex College [:add]
[add:](J.D. Pickles: Sidney Sussex Coll. Ann.; Goodison: CCS : 192)[:add]