Alumni Oxonienses: the Members of the University of Oxford, 1715-1886/Sylvester, James Joseph
Sylvester, James Joseph, 2nd wrangler St. John's Coll., Cambridge, 1837 (B.A. & M.A. 1872, hon. fellow 1880); created D.C.L. 9 June, 1880, fellow New Coll. 1883, M.A. by decree 5 Feb., 1884, Savilian professor of geometry 1886, F.R.S., professor mathematics in the John Hopkins' University, Baltimore, 1841-83.