Definition of Rolfe, John in English:

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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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Syllabification: Rolfe, John

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