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Arthur Connell

Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Death: October 31, 1863 (68)
St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John Connell and Margaret Connell
Husband of Elizabeth Camilla Connell

Managed by: Alisdair James Smyth
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About Arthur Connell

Biographical Summary

CONNELL, ARTHUR. 30/11/1794-31/10/1863. Ref: 342. Male.

  • Place of Birth: Edinburgh.
  • Place of Death: St Andrews, Fife.
  • Profession: Advocate, Chemist.
  • Appointments Held: Advocate 1817; Professor 1840-56, Chemistry, St Andrews University.
  • Schools and Tutors: High School, Edinburgh.
  • Undergraduate Studies: Edinburgh, Glasgow and Oxford Universities.
  • Marital Status: Married (1863) Elizabeth Camilla Connell.
  • Mother: Margaret Campbell.
  • Father: Sir John Connell, Judge of the Admiralty Court.
  • Other Family: Grandson of Sir Ilay Campbell of Succoth FRSE 1734-1823.
  • References: Proc. Roy. Soc. 13, 1863-4, I; Proc Roy Soc Edinb, 5, 1862-6, 136-7; S Devlin-Thorp Scotland's Cultural Heritage, 1, 1981; F.J.Grant, 1944.
  • Memberships: FRS (1855).
  • Date of Election: 02/03/1829.
  • Proposers: John Borthwick, 5/12/1828, (ms Proposal NLS Acc. 10,000/44) (Billet 19/1/1829, 2/2/1829, 16/2/1829).
  • Service to the RSE: Councillor 1832-5.
  • Fellow Type: OF.

SOURCE: Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002: Biographical Index. I. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinburgh. ISBN 978-0-902198-84-5. page 199

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Arthur Connell's Timeline

1794
November 30, 1794
Edinburgh, Scotland
1863
October 31, 1863
Age 68
St Andrews, Fife, Scotland