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date: 15 November 2019

Hadley, Georgelocked

(1685–1768)
  • Anita McConnell

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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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