Thomas William Edmondson

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Thomas William Edmondson, Ph. D., (1869– 5 November 1938) was an Anglo-American mathematician, born at Skipton-in-Craven, Yorkshire, England. He graduated from the University of London, studied at Cambridge, and also at Clark University, Worcester, Mass. He was an associate professor at NYU from 1896 to 1905, and a professor of mathematics afterwards. He wrote mathematical textbooks; his publications include:

  • Worked Examples in Coördinate Geometry (1891)
  • Mensuration and Spherical Geometry (1893), with W. Briggs
  • Deductions in Euclid (1901)

He married the former Minnie Ramsden in 1897 in Perth, Ontario.


  • Balliet, Barbara J. (January 1978), "Biography", Guide to the Thomas William Edmondson Papers MC 17, New York University Library Archives, retrieved 2014-04-19 .