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date: 16 October 2019

Sisson, Jeremiahlocked

(bap. 1720, d. 1783/4)

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Sisson, Jeremiah (bap. 1720, d. 1783/4), maker of mathematical instruments, was born in London and baptized at the Presbyterian chapel in Carter Lane, Blackfriars, on 14 December 1720, the son of Jonathan Sisson, also a maker of mathematical instruments. By 1740 he was one of his father's workmen. According to the French astronomer ...

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