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Somerville [née Fairfax; other married name Greig], Marylocked

(1780–1872)
  • Mary R. S. Creese

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Somerville [née Fairfax; other married name Greig], Mary (1780–1872), science writer and mathematics expositor, was born on 26 December 1780 at the manse, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, the fifth of seven children (three of whom died young) of Lieutenant (later Vice Admiral Sir) William George Fairfax (1739–1813)...

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