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Watson, George Nevillelocked

(1886–1965)
  • J. M. Whittaker
  • , revised by Ian N. Sneddon

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Watson, George Neville (1886–1965), mathematician, was born at Westward Ho!, Devon, on 31 January 1886, the elder child and only son of George Wentworth Watson, a schoolmaster and later an army coach, and his wife, Mary Justina, daughter of the Revd George Sandhorn Griffith...

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