Thomas Jefferson Jackson See

Thomas Jefferson Jackson See

Birth
Montgomery City, Montgomery County, Missouri, USA
Death 4 Jul 1962 (aged 96)
Oakland, Alameda County, California, USA
Burial Montgomery City, Montgomery County, Missouri, USA
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From Who's Who in the World, 1912

See, Thomas Jefferson Jackson--
Astronomer, mathematician, physicist. Born at Montgomery City, Mo. Feb. 19, 1866, educated at Univ. of Missouri, Univ of Berlin. He has obtained the following degrees: A.B., L.B., S. B., from Univ. of Mo; A. M., Ph.D., from Univ. of Berlin. Researches in Cosmical Evolution, and
observation and investigation of orbits of double Stars; measurements of planets and satellites; Rigidities of planets and laws of their physical constitution;
Mathematical Theory of Constitution of the Sun, Dynamical Theory of Capture of Satellites, and division of Nebulae; Cause of Outstanding inequality in secular accelerations of Moon's Mean Motion and Ancient Eclipses. Researches on the Physics of the Earth, especially earthquakes and mountain formation. During 1908-09 established the true mode of formation of the solar system. Address: Naval Observatory, Mare Island, Cal. U.S.A.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 92087380
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Jefferson Jackson See (19 Feb 1866–4 Jul 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92087380, citing Montgomery City Cemetery, Montgomery City, Montgomery County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Jerry Prouhet (contributor 47391244) .