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Topley, William Whiteman Carlton (1886–1944), bacteriologist

W. J. Bishop

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Topley, William Whiteman Carlton (1886–1944), bacteriologist, was born at 61 Wickham Road, Lewisham, London, on 19 January 1886, the eldest of the three sons of Ebenezer Topley (1851–1916), wholesale grocer, and his wife, Elizabeth Whiteman. The geologist William Topley was his uncle. He was educated at the ...

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