Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Porey” in chapter 11 of George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition.:

...s not long before the country towards the head of the Chesapeake was explored; settlements in Accomack were extended; and commerce was begun with the tribes which Smith had been the first to visit. Porey , the secretary of the colony, made a discovery into the great bay, as far as the River Patuxent, which he ascended; but his voyage probably reached no farther to the north. The English settlement ...
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John Porey 12 0 0 0 0 user votes

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