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Darwin, Sir George Howardlocked

(1845–1912)
  • David Kushner

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Darwin, Sir George Howard (1845–1912), mathematician and geophysicist, was born on 9 July 1845 at Down House, Downe, Kent, the fifth child (the third of seven to survive childhood) of Charles Robert Darwin (1809–1882), the naturalist, and his wife, Emma Wedgwood (1808–1896), granddaughter of the potter ...

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Proceedings of the Royal Society of London
Staffordshire Record Office, Stafford