Reference numberEC/1767/23
TitleWatson, Sir William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationWilliam Watson of Caius College Cambridge Bachelor of Physic, being well versed in mathemtical & philosophical learning, & in various parts of natural knowledge, is desirous of becoming a member of the royal Society, we therefore recom[m]end him upon our personal knowledge of him, as deserving that honour
ProposersEdward Waring; N Munckley; C Morton; J Turton; Josiah Colebrooke; W Blanshard; J L Petit; Peter Collinson; Saml Wegg; James Burrow
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA791Watson; Sir; William (1744 - c 1825); Physician and astronomer1744 - c 1825
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