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Codrington, Christopher (1639/40–1698), planter and colonial official

Andrew J. O'Shaughnessy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/71072

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Codrington, Christopher (1639/40–1698), planter and colonial official, was born in Barbados, the son of Christopher Codrington (d. 1656), a planter and land speculator in Barbados, and Frances Drax, the sister of the prominent planter Sir James Drax. Nothing is known of his wife, ...

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Subjects: US Politics ; US Colonial and Revolutionary History ; Colonialism and Imperialism ; Agriculture and Farming

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