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Thomson, Thomas (1773-1852), chemist

Jack Morrell

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/27325
Thomson, Thomas (1773-1852), chemist


Thomson, Thomas (1773-1852), chemist, was born on 12 April 1773 at Crieff, Perthshire, the seventh child and youngest son of John Thomson, a retired woolman, and his wife, Elizabeth Ewan. He was educated at home by his mother and his brother James, at Crieff parish school, and from 1786 to ...

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