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Thomas Henry Huxley

Thomas Henry HuxleyBorn: 24-May-1825
Birthplace: Ealing, London, England
Died: 29-Jun-1895
Location of death: Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Cause of death: Illness

Gender: Male
Religion: Agnostic
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Scientist

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Debated Wilberforce over evolution

Military service: Royal Navy (surgeon on HMS Rattlesnake, 1846-54)

Father: George Huxley (mathematics teacher, d. 1855)
Mother: Rachel Withers (d. 1852)
Sister: Eliza Huxley
Sister: Ellen Huxley (d. 1857)
Brother: George Huxley (d. 1864)
Brother: James Huxley (b. 1821, d. 1907)
Brother: William Huxley (b. 1819, d. 1855)
Wife: Henrietta Heathorn (m. 1855)
Son: Noel Huxley (b. 1856, d. 1860)
Daughter: Jessie Huxley (b. 1856, d. 1927)
Daughter: Mariam Huxley (b. 1859, d. 1889)
Son: Leonard Huxley (father of Aldous, Andrew, and Julian Huxley, b. 1860, d. 1933)
Daughter: Rachel Huxley (b. 1862, d. 1934)
Daughter: Nettie Huxley (b. 1863)
Son: Henry Huxley (b. 1865, d. 1946)
Daughter: Ethel Huxley (b. 1866, d. 1941)

    Medical School: MB, University of London (1845)
    Teacher: School of Mines, London, England (1853)
    Professor: University of London (1856)
    Professor: University of Edinburgh (1875-76)
    Administrator: Governor, Eton College (1879-88)

    British Museum Trustee (1888-95)
    Athenaeum Club (London)
    Royal College of Surgeons 1862
    Royal Geographical Society 1856
    Royal Society 1851
    Royal Medal 1852
    Wollaston Medal 1876
    Copley Medal 1888
    Linnean Medal 1890
    Darwin Medal 1894

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