Reference numberEC/1776/02
Previous numbersCert III, 240; A01557
TitleCooper, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationThe Revd William Cooper DD Rector of Kirby Wishe in Cheshire, a Gentleman well versed in natural History, and other branches of natural knowledge, being desirous of becoming a Fellow of this Society; We, whose names are underwritten, do, of our personal knowledge, recommend him as deserving that honor, and likely to prove a worthy and useful member
ProposersNevil Maskelyne; W Watson; E Waring; Ant Shepherd; John Walsh
Access statusOpen

Cooper, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA2610Cooper; William (- 1786) - 1786
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