Costel JBL

General Information
Last Name: 
Costel
First Name: 
Jean
Baptiste
Louis
Gender: 
Male
Approximate DOB: 
1729
Exact DOD: 
Wednesday, February 26, 1800
Place of Birth: 
Meaux
Countries Active In: 
France
Towns and Regions Active In: 
Paris
Education
Education/Training: 
Eleve of Liege and GF Rouelle. 1755 Sep 1. Failed candidate for post of apothicaire gagnant maitrise at the Hopital General.
Qualifications: 
1761. Maitre apothicaire
Student of: 
Activities and Career
Active in Chemistry: 
Yes
Chemical Activities: 
Taught chemistry. Mineral water analysis with Raulin.
Other Activities: 
Research on rice and potato flour. Proselytized for the cultivation of rhubarb.
Notes on Career: 
ca 1757-61 Military pharmacist with the French army in Germany.
Notes: 
1792: member, Societe d'Agriculture.
Primary Sources: 
Detailed Reference: 
ET XLIII/427, 26/1/61, vente