|Birth: ||May 24, 1840|
Greater London, England
|Death: ||Aug. 12, 1908|
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Adm. sizar at ST JOHN'S, July 7, 1858. Son of William, tea-dealer (and Catherine). Born May 24, 1840, in Westminster.
School, King's College, London, Matric. Michs. 1858; Scholar, 1860. B.A. (9th Wrangler) 1862; (Theol.Exam., 1st Class, 1863); Tyrwhitt Scholar, 1864; Crosse Scholar, 1864; M.A. 1865; Kaye prize, 1867; D.D. 1881.
Fellow, 1864-81; Master, 1881-1908. Vice-Chancellor, 1886-8. Hon.
LL.D., Harvard, 1886. President of the University Theological Society, 1902-3; of the Philological Society, 1900-1. Member of the Alpine Club, 1873-1908.An Alderman of the borough of Cambridge, 1889-95.
Ord. deacon (Ely) 1866; priest, 1867.C. of St Andrew the Great, Cambridge, 1887-8. Select Preacher at Cambridge, 1887, 1893, 1899. Married, Oct. 19, 1907, Margaret Sophia, dau. of the Hon. Conrad Dillon.
Author, Geometrical Conics; The Geometry of Conics; An Introduction to the Ancient and Modern Geometry of Conics; The Teaching of the Twelve Apostles, with Illustrations from the Talmud; An Essay on the Theology of the Didache; The Witness of Hermas to the Four Gospels; The Oxyrhynchus Logia and the Apocryphal Gospels; The Oxyrhynchus Sayings of Jesus; The Shepherd of Hermas, etc.
He died suddenly on 12 August 1908, at the Goldner Adler, Nuremberg, Germany, while on a foreign tour. After a funeral service in St John's College, his body was buried in St Giles's cemetery, Cambridge, on the 17th. Brother of John Taylor (1879).
Margaret Sophia Dillon Taylor (1877 - 1962)
Ascension Parish Burial Ground
City of Cambridge
Created by: Martin Douglas Packer
Record added: Oct 20, 2012
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