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Fulhame, Elizabeth [known as Mrs Fulhame]locked

(fl. 1780–1794)
  • Derek A. Davenport


Fulhame, Elizabeth [known as Mrs Fulhame] (fl. 1780–1794), chemist, was an original chemist but little else is known of her life. Her husband, Thomas Fulhame, had come from Ireland and enrolled in the chemistry class at Edinburgh University in 1779–80. He graduated MD in 1784 and, unusually, retained a presence in the chemistry class until 1790. He travelled or lived briefly in ...

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