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Sharpey, Williamlocked

  • A. H. Sykes


Sharpey, William (1802–1880), physiologist, was born at Arbroath, Forfarshire, on 1 April 1802. He was the youngest of five children of Henry Sharpey (1758–1801), a shipping agent from Folkestone, Kent, who died before William was born, and his wife, Mary Balfour (1774–1836), from a well-known ...

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