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Hales, Stephenlocked

  • D. G. C. Allan


Hales, Stephen (1677–1761), natural philosopher, was born on 17 September 1677 at Beakesbourne in Kent, the tenth child and sixth son of Thomas Hales (1641–1692) and grandson of Sir Robert Hales, first baronet, a descendant of Sir John Hales, baron of the exchequer...

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G. E. Cokayne, , 6 vols. (1900–09)
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