John Sturgeon Mackay

1843 - 1914

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John S Mackay was a school teacher who was the first President of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society. He published numerous papers on Geometry.
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  1. Papers in the Proceedings and Notes of the EMS
  2. Obituary: Edinburgh Mathematical Society
  3. Obituary: Mathematical Gazette

Honours awarded to John S Mackay
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Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh Elected 1882
EMS Founder Member1883
EMS President1883
EMS Honorary Fellow1894

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