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Authorised form of nameKing; James (1750 - 1784)
SurnameKing
ForenamesJames
Dates1750 - 1784
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Clitheroe, Lancashire, England (1750)
Death:
Nice, France (October 1784)
Burial:
Nice, France
ActivityCareer:
Entered the Royal Navy; 2nd Lieutenant in the Resolution, on Captain Cook's 3rd voyage
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
1/03/1781
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DNB
Royal Society codeNA3670
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
MM/7/53'List of the Property of the Board [of Longitude] in my Possession'c.1783
IM/002534King, Jamesnd
MM/7/21Letter from James King, Serle Street, to the Board of Longitude3 March 1781
EC/1780/17King, James: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MM/7/17Board of Longitude Resolution4 November 1780
MM/7/18Committee of the Board of Longitude 27 November 1780
IM/002535King, Jamesnd
MS/391/205Bond of James King to the Treasurer of the Royal Society1 March 1781
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