Person:Humphrey Gilbert (4)

Sir Humphrey Gilbert
d.9 Sep 1583
  1. Sir Humphrey Gilbert1539 - 1583
Facts and Events
Name Sir Humphrey Gilbert
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1539
Death[1] 9 Sep 1583 At Sea, Nr Azores

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Sir Humphrey Gilbert (c. 1539 – 9 September 1583) of Devon in England was a half-brother (through his mother) of Sir Walter Raleigh and cousin of Sir Richard Grenville.[1] Adventurer, explorer, member of parliament, and soldier, he served during the reign of Queen Elizabeth[1] and was a pioneer of the English colonial empire in North America and the Plantations of Ireland.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Humphrey Gilbert, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.