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date: 14 October 2019

Hillary, Williamlocked

(1697–1763)
  • Christopher C. Booth

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Hillary, William (1697–1763), physician, was born at Birkrigg, an isolated farmhouse near Hawes in Upper Wensleydale, Yorkshire, on 17 March 1697. He was the second son of John Hillary and his wife, Mary Robinson, Quakers who belonged to an influential group of Friends in ...

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Religious Society of Friends, London
Gentleman's Magazine