Nuneaton, Warwickshire

Thomas Simpson moved to Nuneaton, in the 1720s and married his landlady, a widow, in 1730. Apparently he dabbled in astrology and had to flee to Derby when a girl had a fit while being exorcised. He moved to London in 1736. [Anon]

To see an Ordnance Survey map click at THIS LINK

Search the Gazetteer:

Previous entry Next entry
Gazetteer Index Map form of the Gazetteer index
Main MacTutor index

An extract from The Mathematical Gazetteer of the British Isles created by David Singmaster

The original site is at THIS LINK