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Capper, Jameslocked

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Capper, James (1743–1825), army officer and meteorologist, was born on 15 December 1743, a son of Francis Capper, a bencher at Lincoln's Inn, and his wife, Mary Bennet. His younger brother was Francis Capper. He was educated at Harrow School (c.1755–...

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