# Mathematician:Joseph Wolstenholme

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## Mathematician

English mathematician and educator, best known for Wolstenholme's Theorem.

## Nationality

English

## History

- Born: 30 September 1829 in Eccles, Greater Manchester, England
- Died: 18 November 1891 in Maida Vale, London, England

## Theorems and Definitions

Results named for **Joseph Wolstenholme** can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for **Joseph Wolstenholme** can be found here.

## Publications

- 1862:
*On certain properties of prime numbers*(*Quart. J. Pure Appl. Math.***Vol. 5**: pp. 35 – 39) (in which Wolstenholme's Theorem is presented)

- 1867:
*A Book of Mathematical Problems, on subjects included in the Cambridge course* - 1888:
*Examples for Practice in the Use of Seven-figure Logarithms*