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date: 19 October 2019

Harrison, Robertlocked

(1714/15–1802)
  • F. R. Stephenson

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Harrison, Robert (1714/15–1802), natural philosopher and linguist, son of Robert Harrison, was born in Durham, where he was baptized on 1 March 1715 at St Nicholas's Church. He was a king's scholar at Durham School, practised law in Yarm, and married Anne Hett (1716/17–1799)...

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