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date: 15 December 2019

Rutherfurd, Lewis Morrislocked

(25 November 1816–30 May 1892)
  • Deborah Jean Warner

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Rutherfurd, Lewis Morris (25 November 1816–30 May 1892), astrophysicist, was born at Morrisania, New York, a residential section of the south Bronx, the son of Robert Walter Rutherfurd and Sabina Morris. While a student at Williams College (B.A., 1834), Rutherfurd helped Professor Ebenezer Emmons...

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