Name

George Percy

Career

Explorer/Cartographer

Region

NA/South & Gulf region

Era

Europe's Reconnaissance (1351-1640)

Born

1580

Died

1632

Text

A gentleman and officer of the Virginia Company; earlier and later a soldier; in Virginia from 1607 to 1612, some of this time as settlement's leader; provided one of the first descriptions of the settlement.

External Links

Observations of George Percy on Jamestown, 1607