Woolhouse was the assistant secretary of the Nautical Almanac , was the editor of a journal for entertaining mathematics, specified a scale of his own , found formulas for numerical integration, and in 1848 co-founded the Institute of Actuaries. He was the first to publish all seven solutions to the 15 schoolgirl problem .
- Woolhouse, Wesley Stoker Barker (HON.FIA) . In: Isidore Singer, Edwin Warren De Leon: The International Insurance Encyclopedia , 1910, 693.
- Wesley Stoker Barker Woolhouse . In: MNRAS 1894 (54), pages 204-206. doi: 10.1093 / mnras / 54.4.204
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Woolhouse, Wesley Stoker Barker (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||British actuary|
|DATE OF BIRTH||May 6, 1809|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||North Shields|
|DATE OF DEATH||August 12, 1893|
|Place of death||London|