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Muspratt, James Sheridanlocked

  • P. J. Hartog
  • , revised by Trevor I. Williams


Muspratt, James Sheridan (1821–1871), chemist, was born on 8 March 1821, in Dublin, the eldest son in the family of four sons and six daughters of James Muspratt (1793–1886), chemical manufacturer, and his wife, Julia Josephine Connor. He and three of his brothers, including ...

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