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Wedgwood, Thomaslocked

(1771–1805)
  • Trevor H. Levere

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Wedgwood, Thomas (1771–1805), chemist, was born at Etruria Hall, Staffordshire, on 14 May 1771, the third and youngest surviving son of the potter Josiah Wedgwood (1730–1795) and his wife and cousin, Sarah Wedgwood (1734–1815). Together with his brother Jos, Tom was sent to school in ...

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