See also:born in
See also:Dublin on the 23rd of
See also:April 1792 . He studied at Trinity
See also:College, Dublin, and obtained a fellowship in 1814; for some years he was
See also:professor of natural philosophy, until in 1821 he obtained the college living of Enniskillen . In 1823 he was appointed astronomer of the
See also:observatory, with which he (from 1824) combined the living of
See also:Carrickmacross, but he always resided at the observatory, engaged in researches connected with astronomy and physics, until his
See also:death on the 28th of
See also:February 1882 .
See also:Robinson published a number of papers in scientific
See also:journals, and the Armagh
See also:catalogue of stars (Places of 5345 Stars observed from 1.828 to 1854 at the Armagh Observatory, Dublin, 1859), but he is best known as the inventor (1846) of the
See also:cup-anemometer for registering the velocity of the
See also:wind .
JOHN ROBINSON (1650-1723)
MARY [" Perdita "] ROBINSON (1758–1800)
Hello, I have few documents on vellum from 1568 with Robert Robinson,1690 with John and Josef Robinson,1672 and 1787 with John Robinson,1716 with John,Francis and Margaret Robinson.All are on old English and I have problem reading.Most are land transactions but offer few other information. If interested I can send copies as a professional can make more of them. Best wishes, Radu R.
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