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date: 08 March 2021

Sarmento, Jacob de Castro [formerly Henrique de Castro]locked

(1692?–1762)
  • Edgar Samuel

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Sarmento, Jacob de Castro [formerly Henrique de Castro] (1692?–1762), physician and scientific writer, was born at Bragança, Portugal, as Henrique, the third son of Francisco de Castro de Almeida (b. 1651/2), tobacco merchant (estanqueiro), and his second wife, ...

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