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date: 17 October 2019

Cooke, Williamlocked

  • W. W. Wroth
  • , revised by C. E. A. Cheesman


Cooke, William (1709–1780), antiquary and numismatist, was born at Barnard Castle in co. Durham on 16 August 1709, the eldest son of John Cooke (d. c.1714), apothecary and surgeon there, and citizen and member of the Barber–Surgeons' Company of London. In 1719 ...

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