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John Pory

John Pory, British geographer, colonial official. member of investigating commission of conditions in colony; member Virginia Commission, 1624; member in England of Council for Va.

Background

  • Pory, John was born in 1572 in Thompston, Norfolk, England. Son of William Pory.

  • Career

    • Made exploratory trading voyage along New Eng.

    Membership

    Member of investigating commission of conditions in colony. Member Virginia Commission, 1624. Member in England of Council for Va.

    Connections

    • father: William Pory. Pory
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    Born 1572
    Died September, 1635
    (aged 63)
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