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Rudd, Thomaslocked

(1583/4–1656)
  • Andrew Saunders

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Rudd, Thomas (1583/4–1656), military engineer and mathematician, was born at Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire, the son of Thomas Rudd, and the sixth of that name by descent belonging to Higham Ferrers.

Nothing is known of Rudd's education or when he embarked upon a military career. He served in the ...

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