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Brinkley, Johnlocked

(1766/7–1835)
  • P. A. Wayman

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Brinkley, John (1766/7–1835), mathematician and astronomer, was born, probably in December 1766 but possibly in January 1767, in Woodbridge, Suffolk, and was baptized there on 31 January 1767. His father was John Toler, a vintner, and his maternal grandfather was John Brinkley, a butcher. His mother, ...

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