in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 1188 words.
Fewkes, Jesse Walter (14 November 1850–31 May 1930), marine biologist and anthropologist, was born in Newton, Massachusetts, the son of Jesse Fewkes, a craftsman, and Susan Emeline Jewett....