Definition of Rolfe, John in English:

Rolfe, John

Syllabification: Rolfe, John
Pronunciation: /rälf
( 1585–1622), English colonist in Virginia. He perfected the process of curing tobacco. In 1614, he married Pocahontas, the daughter of Indian chief Powhatan.

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