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date: 20 October 2019

Dodson, Jameslocked

(c. 1705–1757)
  • G. J. Gray
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Dodson, James (c. 1705–1757), mathematician and actuary, was the son of John Dodson (b. 1675), citizen and freeman of the Merchant Taylors' Company, and his wife, Elizabeth, who died shortly after his birth. His grandfather, also John Dodson, was a tailor of ...

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