T. H. C. Stevenson

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Thomas Henry Craig Stevenson CBE (1870 – 12 September 1932) was an Irish statistician.

He was born in Strabane, County Tyrone and educated at University College, London, before receiving his MB at the University of London. He set up in practice and read for an MD in State Medicine, after which he was offered a post in the Brighton Public Heath Department. After posts in public heath elsewhere he became the School Medical Officer of Somerset County Council. In 1909 he was appointed Superintendent of Statistics in the General Register Office.[1]

He was awarded the Guy Medal in Gold by the Royal Statistical Society in 1920 and the Edward Jenner Medal of the Royal Society of Medicine. He was awarded the CBE in 1919.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Thomas Henry Craig Stevenson". doi:10.2307/2341892 (inactive 2015-02-20). JSTOR 2341892.  edit
  2. ^ ‘STEVENSON, Thomas Henry Craig’, Who Was Who, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 1920–2008; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2007 accessed 23 July 2013