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Barker, Thomaslocked

(1838–1907)
  • Horace Lamb
  • , revised by Isobel Falconer

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Barker, Thomas (1838–1907), mathematician, was born on 9 September 1838, the son of Thomas Barker, farmer, of Murcar, Balgonie, near Aberdeen, and of his wife, Margaret Knowles. Three other children died in infancy. He attended the grammar school, Aberdeen, and King's College, Aberdeen...

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