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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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Keating, Thomas (bap. 1785, d. 1870), chemist and druggist, was born in Homerton, Middlesex, and baptized at St John’s, Hackney, on 9 June 1785, the son of William Keating, attorney, and his wife, Mary. Little is known of his early life but the court minute-book of the ...