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Walsh, Johnlocked

(1726–1795)
  • E. I. Carlyle
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Walsh, John (1726–1795), natural philosopher and politician, was born on 21 May 1726 in Madras, the second son of the three children of Joseph Walsh (d. 1731), senior merchant in the East India Company, and his wife, Elizabeth (1697–1734), daughter of Nevil Maskelyne (1663–1711)...

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L. Namier & J. Brooke, eds., , 3 vols. (1964); repr. (1985)
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