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author , lawyer

Robert Noxon Toppan, American author, lawyer. member American History Society.

Background

Toppan, Robert Noxon was born on October 17, 1836 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles and Laura Ann (Noxon) Toppan.

Education

Graduated from Harvard, 1858.

Career

Delegate to International Congress, 1878, for unification of weights, measures and money.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Historical Summary of Metallic Money. Also numerous pamphlets on monetary science. Biographical Sketches of Old Newbury.

      Translated Jouffroy’s “Ethics”.

Membership

Member American History Society.

Connections

father:
Charles Toppan

mother:
Laura Ann (Noxon) Toppan