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Wollaston, Francis John Hydelocked

(1762–1823)
  • J. W. Clark
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Wollaston, Francis John Hyde (1762–1823), natural philosopher, was the eldest son of the seventeen children born to Francis Wollaston (1731–1815), the writer on astronomy, and his wife, Althea (1739–1798), daughter of John Hyde; William Hyde Wollaston (1766–1828), physiologist, was a younger brother. He was born in ...

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