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Wright, Edwardlocked

(bap. 1561, d. 1615)
  • A. J. Apt

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Wright, Edward (bap. 1561, d. 1615), mathematician and cartographer, a younger son of Henry and Margaret Wright, was born in Garveston, Norfolk, and was baptized there on 8 October 1561. Perhaps, like his elder brother Thomas (d. 1579), he was educated at school in ...

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