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Bellamy, Ethel Frances Butwell (1881–1960), astronomical computer and seismologist

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Volcanology and Seismology; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 4 words.

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Knott, Cargill Gilston (1856–1922), physicist and seismologist

Richard J. Howarth.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Volcanology and Seismology; Physics. 692 words.

Knott, Cargill Gilston (1856–1922), physicist and seismologist, was born on 30 June 1856 in Valleyfield, Midlothian, the sixth son in the family of seven sons and one daughter of Pelham...

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Turner, Herbert Hall (1861–1930), astronomer and seismologist

Roger Hutchins.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Volcanology and Seismology; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 1560 words.

Turner, Herbert Hall (1861–1930), astronomer and seismologist, was born at Leeds on 13 August 1861, the eldest son of John Turner, an artist, and his wife, Isabella Hall, of Hexham. He was...

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Winthrop, John

Winfred E. A. Bernhard.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Volcanology and Seismology; Astronomy and Astrophysics. 1613 words.

Winthrop, John (08 December 1714–03 May 1779), scientist, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Adam Winthrop, a merchant and judge, and Anne Wainwright. John was a fifth generation...

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