Joseph Everett Nourse

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Joseph Everett Nourse

Birthplace: Washington City, District of Columbia, USA
Death: Died in Washington City, District of Columbia, USA
Place of Burial: Washington City, District of Columbia, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Michael Washington Nourse and Mary Nourse
Husband of Sarah Wright
Father of Annie Wright Nourse; Mary Alice NOURSE; Sarah Hassler NOURSE; Mary Rittenhouse NOURSE; Maria Josepha NOURSE and 4 others
Brother of John Rittenhouse Nourse; Benjamin Franklin Nourse; James Rittenhouse Nourse; Mary Phillips Nourse; Sarah Harriet Nourse and 8 others

Occupation: Farmer
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About Joseph Everett Nourse

Joseph Nourse was an author, with his articles appearing in Harpers Magazine in the 1870's ( Joseph Everett Nourse graduated from Jefferson College in 1837: was principal of Rittenhouse Academy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1840; was professor of Ethics and English studies at the U. S. Naval Academy, 1850-1864; was commissioned Professor of Mathematics in the U. S. Navy in 1864; was on duty at the Naval Observatory, 1865-1880. He was licensed to preach in the Presbyterian Church in 1849 and held services at Fort Adams, Rhode Island, during the Civil War, also later in the District of Columbia, and in Virginia. He was the U. S. representative at the International Geographic Congress at Paris, France, in 1875. He published several professional Books.

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Joseph Everett Nourse's Timeline

April 17, 1819
Washington City, District of Columbia, USA
October 20, 1842
Age 23
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June 2, 1845
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March 2, 1847
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March 28, 1849
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September 22, 1853
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December 15, 1854
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May 24, 1856
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July 29, 1858
Age 39