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date: 17 February 2020

Six, Jameslocked

(1730–1793)
  • Anita McConnell

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Six, James (1730–1793), silk weaver and natural philosopher, was born in Canterbury, Kent, on 30 January 1730, and baptized there in the Walloon church on 26 February. He was the son of James Six (1695–1743) and his wife, Ester, daughter of Louis Ducaufour...

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Royal Society, London
Gentleman's Magazine