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Philip Gidley King (1758-1808), governor, was born at Launceston, Cornwall, England, on 23 April 1758. His family had long lived in the district and were not impecunious. His father, Philip, was a draper,...

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by Great Britain. Hydrographic Department
[London, England] : Hydrographical Office : Published according to Act of Parliament, by A. Dalrymple Hydrographer to the Admiralty, 1803 Jan. 27
Uniform title: Historical journal of the transactions at Port Jackson and Norfolk Island
by Hunter, John, 1738-1821
[Sydney] : Angus and Robertson in association with the Royal Australian Historical Society, [1968]
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