James Prescott Joule’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Dec 24, 1818

Death Date

Oct 11, 1889

Age of Death

70 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Oct 11, 1889



The conservationist James Prescott died at the age of 70. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Scientist whose discoveries in heat and energy led to the Law of conservation of energy and the First law of thermodynamics.

He married Amelia Grimes.



Order is manifestly maintained in the universe… governed by the sovereign will of God.


After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power, and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork.


Believing that the power to destroy belongs to the Creator alone I affirm… that any theory which, when carried out, demands the annihilation of force, is necessarily erroneous.


It is evident that an acquaintance with natural laws means no less than an acquaintance with the mind of God therein expressed.


The height of the pulleys from the ground was twelve yards, and consequently, when the weights had descended through that distance, they had to be wound up again in order to renew the motion of the paddle.