Ernest Marcellus Skea (1885 - 1972)

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About Ernest Marcellus Skea

Ernest was a member of The South African Biological Society. (Skea, Ernest Marcellus. Chief Analyst, Transvaal Gold-Mining Estates, Pilgrims Rest, Transvaal. {Ornitholoyy.))

ROLL OF MEMBERS SOUTH AFRICAN ORNITHOLOGISTS' UNION As at of 1st October, 1913. Skea, E. M. ; Assay Office, T.G.M.E., Pilgrims Rest.

E.M Skea assayer who worked for the company (T.G.M.E) for 47 years. Mr Skea lived at Graskop and made mineralogy his life work. His specimens of South African Minerals, mounted for the microscope, won him an international reputation. (From Valley of Gold by A.P Cartwright)

Rocks and Minerals: March 1931 Micro Mineral Collecting-An Appeal! author: Ernest M. Skea pg 15

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January 11, 1885
Age 86