John Watt Butters

1863 - 1946

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J Watt Butters graduated from Edinburgh and taught at George Heriot's School and James Gillespie's School in Edinburgh. He became Rector of Ardrossan Academy.
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  1. Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
  2. Obituary: Royal Society of Edinburgh
  3. Obituary: Edinburgh Mathematical Notes

Honours awarded to J Watt Butters
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Fellow of the Royal Society of EdinburghElected 1896
EMS Secretary1896-1899
EMS President1900


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