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Wilkins, Johnlocked

(1614–1672)
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Wilkins, John (1614–1672), theologian and natural philosopher, was probably born at Canons Ashby, Northamptonshire, the second of the six children and eldest son of Walter Wilkins (d. 1625), an Oxford goldsmith, and Jane (d. 1635), daughter of the noted puritan divine ...

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