James Young (chemist)

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James Young
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Born13 Julie 1811
Glesga, Scotland
Died13 May 1883 (1883-05-14) (aged 71)
Wemyss Bay, Scotland

James Young (13 Julie 1811 – 13 Mey 1883) wis a Scots chemist best kent for his method o distillin paraffin frae coal an ile shales.