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date: 17 October 2019

Corbyn, Thomaslocked

(1711–1791)
  • Juanita Burnby

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Corbyn, Thomas (1711–1791), pharmaceutical chemist, was born on 13 February 1711 in Worcester, the son of John Corbyn and his wife, Candia, daughter of John and Cecilia Handley of Pontypool. His parents were members of the Society of Friends. He was apprenticed for eight years from September 1728 to ...

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Religious Society of Friends, London
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