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James Cook, Commander RN

Birthdate:
Birthplace: - Shadwell, London, England
Death: Died in HMS Spitfire - Solent Beach, IOW, Hampshire, England
Place of Burial: The Church Of St. Andrew The Great, Cambridgeshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Captain James Cook and Elizabeth Cook
Husband of Grace Cook
Father of Janet Cook; Robert Cook; Samuel Cook; James Cook; Elizabeth Cook and 1 other
Brother of George Cook; Midshipman Nathaniel Cook; Elizabeth Cook; Joseph Cook; George Cook and 2 others

Managed by: Aidan Peter Jennings
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About Commander James Cook

James Cook, Esq; Commander in the Royal Navy, who lost his Life on the 25th of January, 1794; in going from Pool, to the Spitfire Sloop of War, which he commanded; in the 31st Year of his Age. http://www.antarctic-circle.org/E50.htm

Goodman, Judith (Ed): ‘Coal & Calico, Letters & Papers of the Bennett & Leach Families of Merton & Wandworth’, 2008, Wimbledon, Merton Historical Society. Queries: Tony Leach

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Commander James Cook's Timeline

1763
October 13, 1763
- Shadwell, London, England
1786
1786
Age 22
1788
1788
Age 24
1791
1791
Age 27
Dunnington, York, UK
1792
1792
Age 28
1792
Age 28
1794
January 25, 1794
Age 30
HMS Spitfire - Solent Beach, IOW, Hampshire, England
1794
Age 30
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The Church Of St. Andrew The Great, Cambridgeshire, England