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Hawkins, Christopher 1764-1837

Works: 4 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 768 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Composer
Classifications: E281, 973.3710924
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Christopher Hawkins
Most widely held works by Christopher Hawkins
The adventures of Christopher Hawkins by Christopher Hawkins( Book )

20 editions published between 1864 and 2015 in English and held by 579 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
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 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The British prison ships that held many American Patriots were notorious for their inhumane conditions. This brief booklet tells the story of one of their prisoners
A sketch of the life and public services of Theodore Frelinghuysen by Cortlandt Parker( Book )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Adventures by Christopher Hawkins( Book )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Audience level: 0.38 (from 0.38 for The advent ... to 0.75 for A sketch o ...)

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