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Merrifield, Charles Watkinslocked

(1827–1884)
  • Adrian Rice

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Merrifield, Charles Watkins (1827–1884), mathematician, was born on 20 October 1827 at Nelson Square, Southwark, London, the son of John Merrifield (1788/9–1877), barrister, formerly of Tavistock, Devon, and his wife, Mary Philadelphia, née Watkins (1804–1889) [see Merrifield, Mary Philadelphia], a writer on art and literature. After receiving a good general education he entered the ...

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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London
G. C. Boase & W. P. Courtney, , 3 vols. (1874–82)