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Sir Walter Raleigh

Sir Walter Raleigh, British statesman. member Parliament, 1592-1595.

Background

  • Raleigh, Sir Walter was born in 1552 in England, circa.

  • Career

    • Made governor of Jersey, 1600. Made another search for gold to the Orinoco, 1616-1618.

    Works

    • Author: (works including) Discovery of Guiana, 1596. History of the World (incomplete).

    Membership

    Member Parliament, 1592-1595.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Throckmorton.
    • spouse: Elizabeth Throckmorton.
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    Born 1552
    Died 1618
    (aged 65)
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