Roseby, Thomas (1844-1918)

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Congregational minister; Amateur astronomer; Minister
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Thomas Roseby (1844-1918), Congregational minister, was born on 8 April 1844 in Sydney, third son of Thomas Roseby (d.1867), stonemason, and his wife Ann, née Lowes. His father, a Wesleyan Methodist,...

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Thomas Roseby was a Congregational minister with an active interest in astronomy and botany. He had an observatory at Marrickville and later at Mosman and often gave educational evenings to church groups and students.

Born 8 April 1844. Died 16 December 1918. Educated University of Sydney (BA 1869, MA and LLB 1871, LLD 1873). Minister at Petersham 1867-72, Dunedin 1872-85, Ballarat 1885-88 and Marrickville 1888-1911. President, New South Wales branch, British Astronomical Association 1901-02, 1914. The church at Marrickville is now known as the "Roseby Memorial Church".

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Roseby, Thomas
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Roseby, Thomas (1844-1918)
    Phillips, Walter
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1976
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 6, 58-59

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  1. ECCLESIASTICAL JURISDICTION. In the goods of Thomas Roseby, late of Sydney, in the Colony of New South Wales, stonemason, deceased.
    New South Wales Government Gazette (Sydney, NSW : 1832 - 1900) Friday 3 April 1868 [Issue No.80] p 961

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