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   Stoney
   George Johnstone
   G. J. S. ;
   
   
   1826 in Oakley Park, near Birr, County Offaly, IR
   1911
   
   George Stoney (1792-1xxx)
   Anne Blood (1801-1883) (mother) ; the Stoney family is an old-established Anglo-Irish family
   attended Trinity College, Dublin, graduating with a B.A. degree in 1848
   Ireland
   astronomy assistant to William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse at Birr Castle, County Offaly 1848-52 ;
   
   
   astronomical and physical, and spectroscopic drawing
   
   see var. links in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Johnstone_Stoney
   DNB ; Omar Nasim: Observing by Hand. Sketching the Nebulae in the 19th century (Chicago 2013: 41-2, 47-8, 62-3, 71-5 & 235) ;
   
   67239096
   
   





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