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Hawkins, Christopher 1764-1837

Works: 5 works in 18 publications in 1 language and 756 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: E281, 973.3710924
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Most widely held works about Christopher Hawkins
Most widely held works by Christopher Hawkins
The adventures of Christopher Hawkins by Christopher Hawkins( Book )
6 editions published between 1864 and 1968 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and adventures of Christopher Hawkins a prisoner on board the "Old Jersey" prison ship during the War of the Revolution by Christopher Hawkins( Book )
2 editions published in 1858 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Christopher Hawkins : containing details of his captivity, a first and second time on the high seas, in the Revolutionary War, by the British, and his consequent sufferings, and escape from the Jersey prison ship, then lying in the harbour of New York, by swimming by Christopher Hawkins( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christopher Hawkins was born in 1764 at North Providence, Rhode Island, the son of Hesabiah Hawkins. At the age of twelve, he was apprenticed to a man at Providence to learn the trade of tanner. After about a year, he ran away and enlisted as a privateer. He married Dorcas Whipple, daughter of William Whipple of Smithfield, Rhode Island, ca. 1784. They had six daughters and a son. The family migrated to Norway, Herkimer County, New York, ca. 1786; later moved to Fairfield, Herkimer County, and in 1791 to Newport, Herkimer County, New York. He died at Newport in 1837
Adventures by Christopher Hawkins( Book )
1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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