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Keill, Johnlocked

(1671–1721)
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Keill, John (1671–1721), mathematician and natural philosopher, was born in Edinburgh on 1 December 1671, the son of Robert Keill, later a writer to the signet, and his wife, Sarah Cockburn (d. 1697), a draper. Her uncle was Patrick Scougall (1607–1682), bishop of ...

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