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Ludlam, Williamlocked

(bap. 1717, d. 1788)
  • Charles Platts
  • , revised by H. K. Higton


Ludlam, William (bap. 1717, d. 1788), mathematician and writer on theology, was baptized at St Mary's, Leicester, on 8 April 1717, the son of Richard Ludlam (1680–1728), physician, and his wife, Anne, daughter of William Drury of Nottingham. His father graduated MB at ...

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