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Ure, Andrewlocked

(1778–1857)
  • Donald Cardwell

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Ure, Andrew (1778–1857), chemist, was born in New Street, Glasgow, on 18 May 1778, the son of Alexander Ure, cheesemonger of New Street, and his wife, Anne. From an early age he showed a 'combative and rancorous disposition' (Farrar, 299). He graduated MD from ...

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