Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze

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Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze

Also Known As: "Madame Lavoisier"
Birthplace: Montbrison, Loire, Rhone-Alpes, France
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jacques Paulze and Claudine Thoynet de Rozières
Wife of Antoine Laurent Lavoisier; Sir Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford and Pierre Samuel du Pont

Occupation: Chemist
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About Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze

Marie-Anne Pierrette Paulze (20 January 1758 – 10 February 1836), was a French chemist. She was born in the town of Montbrison, Loire, in a small province in France. She is most commonly known as the spouse of Antoine Lavoisier (Madame Lavoisier) but many do not know of her accomplishments in the field of chemistry: she acted as the laboratory assistant of her spouse and contributed to his work.

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January 20, 1758
Montbrison, Loire, Rhone-Alpes, France
February 10, 1836
Age 78