Edmond Halley

Islington, London Borough of Islington, Greater London, England
Death 1742 (aged 42–43)
Burial Body lost at sea
Memorial ID 182496225 · View Source
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Royal Naval Surgeon based at Portsmouth,

Son of Edmond Halley and Mary Tooke
Edmond Halley married Mary Tooke on 20 April 1682 at St James’s Dukes Place, a short walk from his father’s house in Winchester Street.

Their son Edmond Halley, Naval Surgeon, was baptised 6 April 1699 at the church of All Hallows on the Wall on the northern perimeter of the City of London - while his father was away carrying out investigations of the South Atlantic.

When he had his own family, he was possibly 'of' Kent

Possibly died at sea

Father was Edmond Halley
Mother was Mary Elizabeth Tooke or Took

Spouse: Sybilla Freeman, m. abt. 1720

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  • Created by: Jean Colson
  • Added: 18 Aug 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 182496225
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edmond Halley (1699–1742), Find a Grave Memorial no. 182496225, ; Maintained by Jean Colson (contributor 47187337) Body lost at sea.