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geographer , colonial official

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