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Sir Walter Raleigh

statesman.

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.