1817 - 1890 (72 years)
Has 18 ancestors and 39 descendants in this family tree.
||Warington Wilkinson Smyth |
|Relationship||with Francis Fox|
||26 Aug 1817
||Napoli, Campania, Italia
||19 Jun 1890
||30 Aug 2011 |
||Admiral William Henry Smyth, b. 21 Jan 1788, Westminster, London, Middlesex, England , d. 9 Sep 1865 (Age 77 years) |
||Eliza Anne Warington, b. 3 Apr 1788, Napoli, Campania, Italia , d. 9 Jan 1873, Paddington, London, Middlesex, England (Age 84 years) |
||7 Oct 1815
||10 siblings |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
- Cambridge;in winning Boat Race crew 1839
He was Professor of Mining and Mineralogy at the Royal School of Mines, President of the Geological Society of London in 1866-1868 and a Fellow of the Royal Society. After university, he spent more than four years in Europe, Asia Minor, Syria and Egypt, paying great attention to mineralogy and mining. Among his published works were A Year with the Turks (1854), and Treatise on Coal and Coal-Mining (1867). He was knighted in 1887.