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Robertson, Abramlocked

(1751–1826)
  • W. F. Sedgwick
  • , revised by Alan Yoshioka

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Robertson, Abram (1751–1826), mathematician and astronomer, was born at Duns, Berwickshire, on 4 November 1751, the son of Abraham Robertson, a man of humble station. He attended school at Great Ryle in Northumberland, and afterwards at Duns. When about twenty-four he migrated to ...

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Gentleman's Magazine
T. H. Aston, ed., , 5: , ed. L. S. Sutherland & L. G. Mitchell (1986)
Royal Society, London