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William Walmisley Baxter

1829–1900

Chemist. Succeeded his father in business at 40 High Street, Bromley, Kent, with branches in Dartford and Greenwich, 1857; opened another branch in Beckenham; retired in 1897. Churchwarden, manager of the National Schools, trustee of the Philanthropic Society, and honorary secretary of Bromley Literary Institute.

Sources

BMD (Death index)

England, select births and christenings, 1538–1975 (Ancestry.com, accessed 18 August 2014)

Horsburgh 1980, pp. 406–7