William Fleetwood Sheppard

1863 - 1936

William Sheppard read Mathematics at Cambridge and then went on to study Law. He was appointed to the Department of Education. His mathematical interests were mainly in Statistics.
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  1. Sheppard Papers
  2. Obituary: Royal Society of Edinburgh
  3. Obituary: Mathematical Gazette

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