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date: 16 April 2021

Huxham, Johnlocked

(c. 1692–1768)
  • Norman Moore
  • , revised by Richard Hankins

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Huxham, John (c. 1692–1768), physician, was born at Harberton, Devon, the son of a butcher. Orphaned early, he had as a guardian Thomas Edgerley, a nonconformist minister, who placed him at the school of Isaac Gilling, a Presbyterian minister in Newton Abbot. Later ...

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