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Robinson, Elihulocked

(1734–1809)
  • Peter Davis

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Robinson, Elihu (1734–1809), meteorologist and horticulturist, was born on 21 October 1734 at Kirby, near Cockermouth, Cumberland, the son of Samuel and Elizabeth Robinson of Kirby. After his marriage to Ruth Mark of Bowscale on 5 July 1757, the couple lived at Eaglesfield, Cumberland...

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