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Wheler, Granvillelocked

(1701–1770)
  • Anita McConnell

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Wheler, Granville (1701–1770), experimental philosopher, was born in August 1701 in London, the third son of Sir George Wheler (1651–1724) and his wife, Grace (d. 1703), daughter of Sir Thomas Higgons of Grewel, Hampshire. At the time of his son's birth, Sir George...

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