Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Fosters in:
 • Chorleywood Road Cemetery
 • Rickmansworth
 • Three Rivers District
 • Hertfordshire
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
George Carey Foster
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 20, 1835
Death: Feb. 9, 1919

Chemist and physicist. First Principal of University College London. Professor of Physics at University College, London. Along with Alfred Porter of the same institution, he wrote "An Elementary Treatise on Electricity and Magnetism", founded on Joubert's "Traité Élémentaire D' Électricitié", a standard text in the years around the beginning of the 20th century. After education at private a school he became a student of chemistry at University College, London.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Anne Frances Muir Foster (1845 - 1917)
 
Burial:
Chorleywood Road Cemetery
Rickmansworth
Three Rivers District
Hertfordshire, England
 
Created by: julia&keld
Record added: Aug 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40428165
George Carey Foster
Added by: julia&keld
 
George Carey Foster
Cemetery Photo
Added by: julia&keld
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service