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Josiah Willard Gibbs Jr. (1839 - 1903)

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Josiah Willard (Willard) Gibbs Jr.
Born in New Haven, Connecticut, United Statesmap
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Died in New Haven, Connecticut, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 17 Jul 2017 | Last significant change: 9 Dec 2018
14:19: Josiah Couch edited the Biography for Willard Gibbs Jr.. [Thank Josiah for this]
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Biography

Willard Gibbs (1839-1903) was an American theoretical physicist, known for his work in statistical mechanics.

Sources

  • American Physical Society. "J. Willard Gibbs." aps.org. http://www.aps.org/programs/outreach/history/historicsites/gibbs.cfm
  • "Connecticut Births and Christenings, 1649-1906," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F74M-F38 : 3 December 2014), Josiah Willard Gibbs, 11 Feb 1839; citing ; FHL microfilm unknown.
  • "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F78Q-8ML : 3 December 2014), Josiah Willard Gibbs, 28 Apr 1903; citing Connecticut, reference ; FHL microfilm 3,129.
  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M685-FNT : 9 November 2014), Josiah W Gibbs in household of Josiah W Gibbs, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States; citing family 2999, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MN7X-LMT : 17 October 2014), Josiah W Gibbs, Connecticut, United States; citing p. 8, family 51, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,608.
  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MFCT-J8J : 14 July 2016), Josiah W Gibbes in household of Addison Vanname, New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut, United States; citing enumeration district ED 73, sheet 329D, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0105; FHL microfilm 1,254,105.
  • "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M97Q-J1V : accessed 20 July 2017), Josiah W Gibbs in household of Addison Van Name, New Haven city (excl. Yale University) Ward 1, New Haven, Connecticut, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 340, sheet 9B, family 88, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,144.

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