Sir Walter Raleigh And Catherine Champernowne

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Sir Walter Raleigh

Sir Walter Raleigh was born in the 1550s. He was also born to an protestant family in Devon. He was the son of Walter Raleigh and Catherine Champernowne. Sir Walter Raleigh was a soldier, poet, writer, politician, courtier, spy, and explorer. He was the first English man that attempted to plant colonies on the region that is now knowned as the United States. He was the man of times. He also wrote a book to satisfy the curiosity of his readers. He fought battles for England in France and Ireland.

Sir Walter Raleigh came across gold in riverbanks and in Indian villages. He was knighted for his heroism and was given several large estates for his personal use in Ireland. When he returned to England in 1581 he quickly

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