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Kingston upon Thames
borough of SW Greater London, England
- He afterwards went to a private school in London, and in 1712 to the grammar school at Kingston-upon-Thames.
- His father, Daniel Doddridge, was a London merchant, and his mother the orphan daughter of the Rev. John Bauman, a Lutheran clergyman who had fled from Prague to escape religious persecution, and had held for some time the mastership of the grammar school at Kingston-upon-Thames.