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Authorised form of nameHey; William (1736 - 1819)
SurnameHey
ForenamesWilliam
Dates1736 - 1819
Dates and placesBirth:
Leeds, Yorkshire, England (23 August 1736)
Death:
23 March 1819
ActivityProfession:
Surgeon
Education:
Apprenticed to a surgeon in Leeds; St George's Hospital, London
Career:
Friend of Joseph Priestley
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
30/03/1775
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA7208
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/002079Hey, Williamnd
L&P/5/285Paper, 'Proof that no oil of vitriol is present in water impregnated with fixed air from chalk' by William Hey1772
L&P/9/150Letter, 'An account of some luminous arches' from William Hey to Joseph Priestley31 December 1783
EC/1775/04Hey, William: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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