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Charles Sanders Peirce

Born: 10-Sep-1839
Birthplace: Cambridge, MA
Died: 19-Apr-1914
Location of death: Milford, PA
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Philosopher, Mathematician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Founder of Pragmatism

Father: Benjamin Peirce (mathematician, b. 1809, d. 1880)
Mother: Sarah Hunt Mills (b. 1808, d. 1887)
Brother: James Mills Peirce (Harvard professor , b. 1834, d. 1906)
Brother: Benjamin Mills Peirce (mining engineer, b. 1844, d. 1870)
Sister: Helen Huntington Peirce Ellis (b. 1845)
Brother: Herbert Henry Davis Peirce (diplomat, b. 1849, d. 1916)
Wife: Harriet Melusina Fay (separated 1875, div. 1883)
Wife: Juliette (m. 1883)

    University: BA, Harvard University
    University: MA, Harvard University
    University: MSc Chemistry, Harvard University (1863)
    Teacher: Johns Hopkins University

Author of books:
Photometric Researches (1878)

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