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Briggs, Henry.
Matric. pens. from ST JOHN'S, Lent, 1577-8.
Of Yorkshire. B. at Warley Woods, Halifax, Feb. 1560-1.
Scholar; B.A. 1581-2; M.A. 1585. Fellow, 1588. Linacre
Lecturer. Incorp. at Oxford, 1620. Savilian Professor of
Geometry at Oxford, 1619-31. Professor of Geometry at
Gresham College, 1596-1620. Distinguished mathematician.
Died at Merton College, Oxford, Jan. 26, 1630-1. Will, P.C.C.
( D.N.B. )
Henry BRIGGS
Approx. lifespan: 1560–1630
Matric. pens. from St John's College 1577/8:01LT:
Of Yorkshire
b. at Warley Woods Halifax, [ West Riding of Yorkshire ] 1560/1:02
Scholar;
B.A. 1581/2
M.A. 1585
Fellow 1588
Linacre Lecturer.
Incorp. at Oxford University 1620
Savilian Professor of Geometry at Oxford 1619-31
Professor of Geometry at Gresham College 1596-1620
Distinguished mathematician.
Died at Merton College [Oxford] 1630/1:01:26
Will, P.C.C.
( D.N.B. )

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