Reference numberEC/1855/15
TitleWilson, George Fergusson: certificate of election to the Royal Society
Citation The Inventor and Improver of Several processes for the Treatment of neutral, vegetable & animal fats & the separation therefrom of fatty acids of great utility in the Arts. Distinguished for his acquaintance with the science of Industrial Chemistry and for his connection with successful plans for the Education of the Working Classes, and the amelioration of their social condition.
ProposersFrom General Knowledge. Ph J Yorke; B C Brodie Junr; John Stenhouse; J F W Herscel; Chas Brooke; P M Roget; Charles May
From Personal Knowledge. A W Hofmann; W D Conybeare; Lyon Playfair; Alfred Smee; Richard Owen; James Booth; Henry Moseley; Thos Sopwith; Wm Jackson Hooker; Edward Solly; A Sedgwick; Thos Sopwith
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Wilson, George Fergusson: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6399Wilson; George Fergusson (1822 - 1902)1822 - 1902
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