William Walmisley Baxter


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, E. L. S. 1980: 406–7 (See the bibliography for full references to sources)