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Gregor, Williamlocked

(1761–1817)
  • G. C. Boase
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Gregor, William (1761–1817), mineralogist and Church of England clergyman, was born on 25 December 1761 at Trewarthenick, Cornelly, Cornwall, the younger son of Francis Gregor, a military man and member of an old Cornish family, and his wife, Mary, sister of Sir Joseph Copley, baronet...

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