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date: 15 November 2019

Hadley, Georgelocked

  • Anita McConnell


Hadley, George (1685–1768), natural philosopher, was born in London on 12 February 1685, the second son of George Hadley (1649–1729) of East Barnet and his wife, Katherine Fitzjames (1654/5–1712); John Hadley (1682–1744), natural philosopher, was his elder brother. Hadley entered Pembroke College, Oxford...

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