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Where was Charles Babbage born?

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2016-12-23 10:38:57

The birthplace of Charles Babbage is disputed; however,

genealogical records contend that he was born at home, at 44 Crosby

Row, Walworth Road, London, on December 26, 1791. Home births were

customary in that era.

The parish register of St. Mary's Newington, London, shows that

Babbage was baptized on January 6, 1792.

Charles Babbage died on October 18, 1871, was buried in Kensal

Green Cemetery, London.

In Teignmouth, a town in the county of Devon in the southwest of


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