Ramsden, Jesse (17351800)

Ramsden, Jesse, mathematical instrument-maker and inventor, born in Yorkshire; invented the theodolite for the Ordnance Survey of Great Britain (17351800).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Ramsbottom * Ramsey
Rambler
Rambouillet, Marquise de
Rameau, Jean Philippe
Rameses
Ramillies
Rammohun Roy
Ramsay, Allan
Ramsay, Allan
Ramsay, Edward Bannerman
Ramsbottom
Ramsden, Jesse
Ramsey
Ramsgate
Ramus, Peter
Ranavalona III.
Ranching
Randall, James Ryder
Randolph, John
Randolph, Sir Thomas
Randolph, Thomas
Ranee