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Henry, William (1774–1836), chemist

Frank Greenaway

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Henry, William (1774–1836), chemist, was born at St Ann's Square, Manchester, on 12 December 1774. He was the third son of Thomas Henry (1734–1816), apothecary and chemist, and his wife, Mary, née Kinsey (d. 1805). His older brothers were Thomas (1767–1798) and ...

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Subjects: Medicinal Chemistry

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