Name

Duke of York

Career

Public life

Region

Europe

Era

Anglo-American Atlantic World (1641-1750)

Born

1633

Died

1701

Text

NY Proprietor in 1660s, when Dutch politically displaced from Hudson River region by English; later, James II (1685-1689)

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proprietor of English colony of New York in 1660s; later the last Stuart king of England (1685-89)