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Evans, Thomas Simpsonlocked

(bap. 1777, d. 1818)
  • Gordon Goodwin
  • , revised by H. K. Higton

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Evans, Thomas Simpson (bap. 1777, d. 1818), mathematician, was baptized at Llangattock juxta Caerleon, Monmouthshire, on 12 August 1777, the eldest son of Lewis Evans (1755–1827), the curate of Ashbury, and his wife, Ann Norman. He was named after Thomas Simpson, the mathematician. On 12 February 1796 he was appointed assistant to ...

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