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date: 05 April 2020

Nesbit, John Collislocked

(1818–1862)
  • R. B. Prosser
  • , revised by E. L. Scott

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Nesbit, John Collis (1818–1862), chemist and educationist, was born on 12 July 1818 at Bradford, Yorkshire, the son of Anthony Nesbit (bap. 1778, d. 1859), teacher of mathematics and land surveyor. He was educated at home and assisted his father in the school which the latter had established in ...

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