Re-2: [meteorite-list] Thomas Structure

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Date: Thu Apr 22 10:32:47 2004
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> I understood, that he (Thomson) "changed" his first name to Guillermo,
> which is just the Italian translation of "William". Thus, W.Thomson is
> identical to G.Thomson. Correct? Obviously, he had some problems with
> the British Empire as he began a new life in Italy. The reasons for this remain
> unknown, as Kevin wrote. Best regards, Joern

But Kevin also wrote (p. 10, last four lines):

W. Thomson died in 1806 in Sicily, having moved there to
" a v o i d the w a r with F r a n c e ". The exact day and the
place is unknown".

Best regards,


Received on Tue 09 Mar 2004 01:17:26 PM PST

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