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Sole, Williamlocked

(bap. 1741, d. 1802)
  • G. S. Boulger
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Sole, William (1741–1802), apothecary and botanist, was born at Thetford, Norfolk, the eldest son of John Sole and his wife, Martha, the daughter of John Rayner, banker, of Ely. The family claimed to have originated at Soules in Normandy, and to have settled in ...

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