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Marrat, William (1772–1852), topographer and teacher of mathematics

C. W. Sutton.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Education; Earth Sciences and Geography; Mathematical Education. 369 words.

Marrat, William (1772–1852), topographer and teacher of mathematics, was born on 6 April 1772 at Sibsey, Lincolnshire, the son of John and Jane Marrat. Self-taught, he acquired a broad...

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Mole, John (1744–1827), teacher of mathematics

Thompson Cooper.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Mathematical Education. 334 words.

Mole, John (1744–1827), teacher of mathematics, was born at Old Newton, near Stowmarket, Suffolk, on 10 March 1744, the son of a bailiff whose name is unknown, and his wife, Sarah Martin....

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Ryley [Riley], John (1747–1815), mathematics teacher

W. F. Sedgwick.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Mathematical Education. 411 words.

Ryley [Riley], John (1747–1815), mathematics teacher, was born on 30 November 1747 at Old-Coats, near Pudsey, in the West Riding of Yorkshire, the son of Samuel Ryley, a farmer and weaver....

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Thurlby, Thomas (d. 1486), mathematician and teacher

George Molland.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mathematics; History of Science and Technology; Education; Mathematical Education. 526 words.

Thurlby, Thomas (d. 1486), mathematician and teacher, came from the diocese of Durham. Educated at Oxford, he took rather a long time over his junior arts career and did not receive his MA...

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Wormell, Richard (1838–1914), mathematics writer and teacher

W. H. Brock.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mathematics; History of Science and Technology; Mathematical Education. 688 words.

Wormell, Richard (1838–1914), mathematics writer and teacher, was born on 17 September 1838 at Humberstone Gate, in Leicester, the eldest son of Robert Wormell, a slater, and his wife, Mary null...

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