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date: 19 September 2019

Parkinson, Thomaslocked

(1745–1830)
  • Charles Platts
  • , revised by Ruth Wallis

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Parkinson, Thomas (1745–1830), mathematician and Church of England clergyman, was born on 14 June 1745, at Kirkham, Lancashire, the son of Adam and Elizabeth Parkinson. He was educated at Kirkham Free Grammar School under a Mr Threlfal and entered Christ's College, Cambridge, on 11 October 1764, with an exhibition of ...

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