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John Rolfe
Birth: May 6, 1585, England
Death: Mar. 20, 1622

Colonial Figure. He was an English businessman and expert at cultivation of tobacco, he arrived at the colonial settlement of Jamestown Virgina in 1610. In 1614 he married the Indian princess Pocahontas. They returned to Englan where she died in 1616. Rolfe returned to Virgina where he was killed in the Jamestown Indian massacre of 1622. The location of his remains are unknown. (bio by: Erik Lander) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Eustace Rolfe (1562 - 1594)
 
 Spouses:
  Sarah Hacker Rolfe (1590 - 1610)*
   Pocahontas (1595 - 1617)*
  Jane Pierce Rolfe (1595 - 1635)*
 
 Children:
  Bermuda Rolfe (1610 - 1610)*
  Thomas Rolfe (1615 - 1680)*
  Elizabeth Pierce Rolfe Milner (1620 - 1635)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Body lost or destroyed
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Erik Lander
Record added: Jun 11, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14575730


- quebecoise
 Added: Jul. 31, 2015
RIP MY 12x'S Great Grandfather. I would have loved to have known you. You do however live on through me for we are cut from the same cloth. Thank you so much for your part in my existence. Love your 12x's Great Granddaughter
- Teresa V.
 Added: Jun. 12, 2015
Thank you ~ for my heritage through you.
- Trudy
 Added: May. 6, 2015
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