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date: 11 December 2019

Cook, Jamesfree

(1728–1779)
  • Andrew C. F. David

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Cook, James (1728–1779), explorer, was born on 27 October 1728 in the village of Marton in Cleveland, North Riding of Yorkshire, the son of James Cook (1694–1779), a day labourer, and his wife, Grace Pace (1701/2–1765).

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