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Andrew, Henry Martyn (1845 - 1888)

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Mathematician and Headmaster
Born: 3 January 1845  Bridgnorth, Shropshire, England.  Died: 18 September 1888.
Henry Martyn Andrew graduated from St John's College, Cambridge 1872, became Headmaster of Wesley College, Melbourne 1875-82 and Professor of Natural Philosophy, University of Melbourne 1882-88. He had taken his first degree at the University of Melbourne in 1864.

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1864Bachelor of Arts (BA) completed at the University of Melbourne
1864 - 1868Lecturer in Civil Engineering at the University of Melbourne
1865 - 1866Assistant to R. L. J. Ellery at the Melbourne observatory
1866 - 1868Resident Master at Wesley College, Melbourne
1868 - 1872Studied mathematics at St John's College, Cambridge University, UK
1872Professor of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy at the Royal Agricultural College in Cirencester, UK
1873 - 1875Second Master at Wesley College
1882 - 1888Headmaster at Wesley College

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Created: 20 October 1993
Modified: 18 October 2006

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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