Willis, John


Willis, John
   In “The Mound,” a government marshal who went into the mound region of Oklahoma in 1892 and came back with bizarre tales of supernatural entities in the area.

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  • Willis John Gertsch — (* 1906; † 1998) war ein US amerikanischer Arachnologe. Er beschrieb viele Webspinnen (mehr als 760 Arten) und Skorpione, darunter so bekannte Arten wie die Brown recluse Spider (Loxosceles reclusa). Insbesondere hat er sehr viele Loxosceles… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Willis John Gertsch — est un arachnologiste américain, il est né le 4 Octobre 1906 à Montpelier en Idaho et mort en 1998. Il était Curator des arachnides à l American Museum of Natural History. Il a décrit plus de 1 000 espèces pour la plupart des araignées.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • WILLIS, John Walpole (1793-1877) — judge second son of Captain William Willis, was born on 4 January 1793, and educated at the Charterhouse and Trinity Hall, Cambridge. He was called to the English bar and practised as a chancery barrister. In 1820 1 he published his Pleadings in… …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

  • Willis, John Walpole — (1792 1877)    Born in England. A voluminous writer on legal subjects. In 1827 appointed a puisne judge of the King s Bench in Upper Canada. A capable judge, but in constant conflict with Sir Peregrine Maitland, the lieutenant governor of the… …   The makers of Canada

  • John Willis — (* um 1575; begraben 28. November 1625 in Bentley Parva, Essex) war ein englischer Pfarrer, Stenograf und der Begründer der neueren Kurzschrift. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werk 3 Werke (Auswahl) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Walpole Willis — (4 January 1793 – 10 September 1877) was an English born judge, and a judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales. Early life Willis was the second son of Captain William Willis and his wife Mary. Willis was educated at Rugby, the Charterhouse… …   Wikipedia

  • Willis (surname) — Willis, a variant of the name William, is a surname, and may refer to many people.A* Albert Sydney Willis * Alicia Leigh Willis * Allee Willis * Amrit Kaur Willis * Austin Willis * Ashley Willis * Avery T Willis Jr, American Missionary, AuthorB*… …   Wikipedia

  • John Christopher Willis — Nacimiento 1868 Fallecimiento 1958 Residencia Inglaterra Nacionalidad inglés …   Wikipedia Español

  • Willis J. Gertsch — Willis John Gertsch (* 1906; † 1998) war ein US amerikanischer Arachnologe. Er beschrieb viele Webspinnen (mehr als 760 Arten) und Skorpione, darunter so bekannte Arten wie die Brown recluse Spider (Loxosceles reclusa). Insbesondere hat er sehr… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Willis J. Abbot — Willis John Abbot (March 16 1863 May 19 1934) was an American journalist, and a prolific author of war, army, navy, marine corps and merchant marine books.BiographyAbbot wrote for the Hearst s New York Journal, in 1921, named the editor of… …   Wikipedia


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