Marg Edmondson

1955 SG1. Discovered 1955 Sept. 18 at the Goethe Link Observatory at Brooklyn, Indiana.

Named in memory of Margaret Russell Edmondson (1914-1999), the youngest child of Henry Norris Russell {see planet (1762)} and Lucy May (Cole) Russell. The breadth of her intellectual interests and the depth of her knowledge were the result of her genetic heritage and her close intellectual rapport with her father. (M 24620)

Name proposed by F. K. Edmondson, her husband for 64 wonderful years.

Obituary published in Bull. Am. Astron. Soc., Vol. 31, No. 5, p. 1596-1597 (1999).

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