Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Hales, Stephenlocked

(1677–1761)
  • D. G. C. Allan

Extract

Hales, Stephen (1677–1761), natural philosopher, was born on 17 September 1677 at Beakesbourne in Kent, the tenth child and sixth son of Thomas Hales (1641–1692) and grandson of Sir Robert Hales, first baronet, a descendant of Sir John Hales, baron of the exchequer...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

Gentleman's Magazine
Notes and Queries
G. E. Cokayne, , 6 vols. (1900–09)