William Walmisley Baxter

1829/30–1900

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)Horsburgh, E. L. S. 1980: 406–7Post office directory of the six home counties 1859Watkins, A. H. 1977 (See the bibliography for full references to sources)