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Dr Crocome

Arrived: 1836
Country of origin: England
Area in New Zealand: Otago
Source: Whaling in Southern Waters by Frank Tod

Details: Joseph Crocome was born in England in 1811 at Bath. George Weller offered him the position of Doctor at the Otakou Whaling station and he arrived on board the 'Lucy Ann' 8th May 1836. He left Otakou after an augument with Edward Weller and went to Waikouaiti opened a store and became a trader.