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"Personally I prefer to consider the word of the scientific man who is sacrificing his time, his health and his reputation in the effort to solve a persistent mystery, than the snap judgment of a professional conjurer."
— Hamlin Garland

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Below, in alphabetical order by surname, are some of the many men and women who have made an important contribution to, or played a critical role in, the discovery of evidence for the continuation of life beyond the demise of our physical bodies. Click on an entry to access a brief biography.
The > precedes the year of their transition.

Maurice Barbanell - Journalist & Medium   >1981
Sir William Barrett, FRS - Physicist  >1925
Frederick Bligh Bond - Architect & Archaeologist  >1945
Sir William Crookes, FRS - Chemist & Physicist  >1919
Geraldine Cummins - Medium  >1969
Pearl Curran - Medium  >1937
Andrew Jackson Davis - Seer  >1910
George T. Dexter, M.D. - Medium  >1863
Lord Hugh Dowding - Air Marshal  >1970
C.J. Ducasse, Ph.D. - Professor  >1969
Camille Flammarion - Astronomer  >1925
Alice MacDonald Fleming ("Mrs. Holland") - Medium  >1948
Emily S. French - Medium  >1912
Isaac Funk - Minister & Publisher  >1912
Hamlin Garland, Ph.D. - Author  >1940
Eileen Garrett - Medium  >1970
Kathleen Goligher - Medium  >?
Edmund Gurney, M.A.  - Researcher  >1888
Robert Hare, M.D. - Chemist / Inventor  >1858
Alec Harris - Medium  >1974
Richard Hodgson, LL.D. - Educator  >1905
Daniel D. Home - Medium  >1886
Victor Hugo - Author / Statesman  >1885
James H. Hyslop, LL.D., Ph.D. - Philosopher  >1920
William James, M.D. - Psychologist  >1910
Joseph "Ben" Jonson - Medium  >1930
Allan Kardec - Educator  >1869
John S. King - Medical Director  >1921
Gladys Osborne Leonard - Medium  >1968
Sir Oliver Lodge, D.Sc. - Physicist / Inventor  >1940
Cesare Lombroso, M.D. - Psychiatrist  >1909
James J. Mapes, LL.D. - Chemist  >1866
W. Usborne Moore - Admiral  >1918
William Stainton Moses, M.A. - Clergy / Medium  >1892
Frederic W.H. Myers, M.A. - Philosopher / Classicist  >1901
William Romaine Newbold, Ph.D. - Psychologist  >1926
Eusapia Paladino - Medium  >1918
Leonora Piper - Medium  >1950
Edward C. Randall - Lawyer  >1935
Charles R. Richet, M.D., Ph.D. - Physiologist  >1935
Minot Savage, D.Div. - Unitarian Minister  >1918
Hester Travers Smith - Medium  >1949
William T. Stead - Journalist & Medium  >1912
Charles Drayton Thomas - Minister  >1953
Alfred Russel Wallace, LL.D, D.C.L.- Biologist/ Explorer >1913
Stewart and Betty White - Writer and Medium
Neville J. Whymant, Ph.D. - Linguist  >1964 ?
Sophia Williams - Medium  > ?
Etta Wriedt - Medium >1942
"Chico" Xavier - Medium  >2002