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Henderson, Thomaslocked

(1798–1844)
  • David Gavine

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Henderson, Thomas (1798–1844), astronomer, was born in Dundee on 28 December 1798, the youngest of the family of two sons and three daughters of Thomas Henderson, a tradesman, and his wife, Isabell Rollo. When he was young his father died. He was sent first to ...

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Royal Astronomical Society, London
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University of St Andrews Library, special collections department