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Mond family (per. 1867–1973), chemical manufacturers and industrialists

Frank Greenaway.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 5580 words.

Mond family (per. 1867–1973), chemical manufacturers and industrialists, came to prominence with the life and career of Ludwig Mond, chemical technologist, manufacturer, and collector of...

Mond, Ludwig (1839–1909)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Financial Aspects of Art; Medicinal Chemistry. 3 words.

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Morton, Sir James (1867–1943), textile and dyestuffs manufacturer

John Butt.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1127 words.

Morton, Sir James (1867–1943), textile and dyestuffs manufacturer, was born on 24 March 1867, at Darvel, Ayrshire, the third of nine children in the family of Alexander Morton (1844–1923)...

Muspratt, Edmund Knowles (1833–1923), industrial chemist

Trevor I. Williams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 577 words.

Muspratt, Edmund Knowles (1833–1923), industrial chemist, was born on 6 November 1833 in Linacre, near Bootle, the youngest in the family of four sons and six daughters of James Muspratt...

Muspratt, James (1793–1886), chemical manufacturer

Trevor I. Williams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1382 words.

Muspratt, James (1793–1886), chemical manufacturer, was born in Dublin on 12 August 1793, the youngest of three children of Evan Muspratt (d. 1810) and his wife, Sarah. It is believed that...

Muspratt, Sir Max, baronet (1872–1934)

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; UK Politics. 3 words.

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Napier, James (1810–1884), industrial chemist

Anita McConnell.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 745 words.

Napier, James (1810–1884), industrial chemist, was born at Partick, Glasgow, the son of James Napier, jobbing gardener, and his wife Margaret, née Buchanan, a seamstress. At the age of...

Nicholson, Edward Chambers (1827–1890), chemist and dye manufacturer

Francis Goodall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicinal Chemistry. 771 words.

Nicholson, Edward Chambers (1827–1890), chemist and dye manufacturer, was born in January 1827 at Lincoln, the seventh son of Robert Nicholson. His mother died the following year and he was...

Nicholson, Wilfred (1821–1921), paint manufacturer

Francis Goodall.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Social and Cultural History. 683 words.

Nicholson, Wilfred (1821–1921), paint manufacturer, was born in London on 13 September 1821, the third surviving child of Thomas Nicholson and his wife, Elizabeth, née Coulson (d. 1859). In...

Phillips, Peregrine (1800–1888), chemical manufacturer and inventor

Anton Howes.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Engineering and Technology. 739 words.

Phillips, Peregrine (1800–1888), chemical manufacturer and inventor, was born in Philadelphia Street, Bristol, on 30 January 1800, the fourth of six children of Peregrine Phillips senior...

Pochin, Henry Davis (1824–1895), manufacturing chemist and industrialist

Trevor Boyns.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 853 words.

Pochin, Henry Davis (1824–1895), manufacturing chemist and industrialist, was born in Wigston, near Leicester, on 25 May 1824, the eldest son of William Pochin (1794?–1850), a...

Pollitt, George Paton (1878–1964), chemical industrialist and farmer

F. T. Woolner.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Agriculture and Farming. 966 words.

Pollitt, George Paton (1878–1964), chemical industrialist and farmer, was born on 23 August 1878 at Ravenswing House, Mellor, near Blackburn, Lancashire, the younger son and middle child of...

Quinan, Kenneth Bingham (1878–1948), chemical engineer and explosives technologist

Robert Sharp.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Technology of Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Industrial Chemistry. 1443 words.

Quinan, Kenneth Bingham (1878–1948), chemical engineer and explosives technologist, was born in East Orange, New Jersey, United States, on 3 July 1878, the seventh of nine children (seven...

Reece, Sir Charles Hugh (1927–2010), chemist and industrialist

Martin Adeney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 995 words.

Reece, Sir Charles Hugh (1927–2010), chemist and industrialist, was born at 4 Romilly Street, South Shields, co. Durham, on 2 January 1927, the son of Charles Hugh Reece (1891/2–1962), a...

Richardson, Thomas (1816–1867), industrial chemist

C. D. Watkinson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1105 words.

Richardson, Thomas (1816–1867), industrial chemist, was born on 8 October 1816 in Pilgrim Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, the first child of William Richardson (1793–1845), painter, decorator,...

Rogers, John (1878–1975), chemist and industrialist

Judy Slinn.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Medicinal Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 967 words.

Rogers, John (1878–1975), chemist and industrialist, was born on 24 May 1878 in the Gorbals, Glasgow, the son of Richard and Sarah Rogers. He was educated at a local board school until he...

Rose, Francis Leslie (1909–1988), industrial research chemist

Bernard Langley.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 891 words.

Rose, Francis Leslie (1909–1988), industrial research chemist, was born in Lincoln on 27 June 1909, the second son in the family of two sons and one daughter of Frederick William Rose,...

Rose, John Donald (1911–1976), industrial chemist

Trevor I. Williams.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 811 words.

Rose, John Donald (1911–1976), industrial chemist, was born on 2 January 1911 at Greasbrough near Rotherham, the elder son and the second of the three children of Rimington Wilson Rose (d....

Smith, (Robert) Angus (1817–1884), applied chemist and environmental scientist

Christopher Hamlin.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Ecology and Conservation; Biological Sciences; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 2394 words.

Smith, (Robert) Angus (1817–1884), applied chemist and environmental scientist, was born in Pollokshaws, near Glasgow, on 15 February 1817, the seventh son and twelfth child of John Smith...

Smith, Thomas James (1827–1896), manufacturing chemist

Adrian Room.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial Chemistry; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 915 words.

Smith, Thomas James (1827–1896), manufacturing chemist, was born in June 1827 in the small village of Whitfield, near Haydon Bridge, Northumberland, and baptized there on 17 June 1827, the...