Welwood, William (fl. 1566–1624), legal writer and mathematician, was the eldest son of Thomas Welwood (d. 1583), a prominent merchant burgess of St Andrews, and his wife, Janet Geddie (d. 1616); he had at least four sisters and three brothers. He matriculated at ...
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Wingate, Edmund (bap. 1596, d. 1656), mathematician and legal writer, second son of Roger Wingate of Sharpenhoe in Bedfordshire and his wife, Jane, daughter of Henry Birch, was born at Flamborough in Yorkshire and baptized there on 11 June 1596. He matriculated from ...