biographical name Gertrude Franklin 1857-1948 American novelist

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  • Atherton — bezeichnet geographisch: Atherton (Queensland), Stadt in Australien Atherton Tablelands, Hochland in Australien Atherton (Manchester), Stadt in der Grafschaft Greater Manchester in Großbritannien Atherton (Kalifornien), Stadt in den Vereinigten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Atherton — may refer to: * , a book by Patrick CarmanPlaces* Atherton, California, a town in San Mateo County in the San Francisco Bay Area * Atherton, Greater Manchester, a town in Greater Manchester, England * Atherton, Ontario, a hamlet in Norfolk County …   Wikipedia

  • Atherton — Atherton, CA U.S. town in California Population (2000): 7194 Housing Units (2000): 2505 Land area (2000): 4.901912 sq. miles (12.695893 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.028216 sq. miles (0.073080 sq. km) Total area (2000): 4.930128 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Atherton — (spr. äthert n), Fabrikstadt in Lancashire (England), 7 km südwestlich von Bolton, mit Baumwollindustrie und (1901) 16,211 Einw …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Atherton — (spr. äthĕrt n), Stadt in der engl. Grafsch. Lancaster, (1901) 16.211 E.; Eisenwerke, Kohlengruben …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Atherton —   [ æθətn], Gertrude Franklin Horn, amerikanische Schriftstellerin, * San Francisco 30. 10. 1857, ✝ ebenda 14. 6. 1948. Ihre Romane, Erzählungen und Essays behandeln meist Gesellschaft, Geschichte und Landschaft Kaliforniens von der Spanierzeit… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Atherton — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Atherton peut désigner : Toponymes Australie Atherton, ville du Queensland ; le plateau d Atherton, une région de la Cordillère australienne… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Atherton — This very interesting surname, recorded as Atherton and Eatherton, is of 7th century Olde English and Anglo Saxon origins. It is locational from a place so called in Lancashire. The earliest recording of this placename is found in the Fees Rolls… …   Surnames reference

  • Atherton — 1 Original name in latin Atherton Name in other language Atherton State code AU Continent/City Australia/Brisbane longitude 17.26864 latitude 145.47522 altitude 765 Population 6959 Date 2012 02 28 2 Original name in latin Atherton Name in other… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Atherton — I. /ˈæθətn/ (say athuhtn) noun 1. John, 1837–1913, Australian pastoralist; settled in northern Qld; discovered tin at Herberton in 1879. 2. Michael, born 1950 in Britain, Australian composer and multi instrumentalist. II. /ˈæθətn/ (say athuhtn)… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Atherton — /ath euhr teuhn/, n. Gertrude (Franklin) (Gertrude Franklin Horn), 1857 1948, U.S. novelist. * * * ▪ England, United Kingdom       town in the metropolitan borough of Wigan, metropolitan county of Greater Manchester, historic county of Lancashire …   Universalium

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