Reference numberEC/1786/16
Previous numbersCert V, 49; A55574
TitleYoung, Sir William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationWilliam Young Esqre of Park Prospect Westminster Member of Parliament for the Borough of St Mawes, a Gentleman well versed in many branches of Polite Literature and Natural Knowledge, being desirous of the Honour of becoming a Fellow of the Royal Society - We whose Names are underwritten Do from our Personal Knowledge of Him, Recommend Him as worthy of that Honour, and likely to become a valuable and usefull Member
ProposersWm Seward; John Hunter; I H Browne; Caleb Whitefoord; Grimston; B Wilson; J Lockman; Os Beauvoir; G Atwood
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Young, Sir William: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA2737Young; Sir; William (1749 - 1815); colonial governor1749 - 1815
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