If you would like to know whether someone was a member of the Society of Telegraph Engineers or its predecessor the Institution of Electrical Engineers take a look at the membership forms index from 1871-1901.
The names listed below are found in the original membership application form volumes held in the IET Archives. Where a name is listed an original membership application form can be found. The dates cover 1871-1901, the Society of Telegraph Engineers (1871), the Society of Telegraph Engineers and Electricians (1880), and the Institution of Electrical Engineers (1887). To find out more about the history of the Institution please refer to the History of the IET. If you would like to find out how to obtain a copy of the application form please contact the IET Archives for more information.
The number in brackets indicates the number of records available.