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Wollaston, William Hyde (1766–1828), chemist, physicist, and physiologist

Trevor I. Williams

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Wollaston, William Hyde (1766–1828), chemist, physicist, and physiologist, was born on 6 August 1766 at East Dereham vicarage, Norfolk, the third child of the seven sons and ten daughters of Francis Wollaston (1731–1815), vicar at East Dereham, and his wife, Althea (1739–1798), fifth daughter of ...

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