America and West Indies: January 1617

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Calendar of State Papers Colonial, America and West Indies: Volume 1, 1574-1660. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1860.

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January 1617

Jan. 18.
Chamberlain to Carleton. The Virginian woman Pocahuntas, with her father counsellor, have been with the King and graciously used; both were well placed at the mask. She is upon her return, sorely against her will. [On 29th March, Chamberlain writes that the Virginian woman, whose picture he sent to Carleton, died last week at Gravesend, as she was returning home. Extracts from DOMESTIC Corresp. Jac. I., Vol. XC., Nos. 25 and 146, Cal. pp. 429. 453.]