Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886/Spottiswoode, William
Spottiswoode, William, 1s. Andrew, of St. George's, Bloomsbury, London, arm. Balliol Coll., matric. 14 May, 1842, aged 17; B.A. 1846, M.A. 1848, created D.C.L. 26 June, 1878. F.R.S., F.R.A.S., F.R.G.S., created LL.D. Cambridge 1879, president British Association, and of Royal Society 1879, Queen's printer, died 27 June, 1883, buried in Westminster Abbey. See Eton School Lists.