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date: 11 April 2021

Tennant, James Francislocked

  • Jay Pasachoff
  •  and Naomi Pasachoff


Tennant, James Francis (1829–1915), army officer and astronomer, was born on 10 January 1829 in Calcutta, the eldest son of Brigadier-General Sir James Tennant (1789–1854), of the Bengal Artillery, and his wife, Elizabeth Louisa (1803–1882), daughter of Charles Pattenson...

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