Roanoke Island Famous Quotes & Sayings

2 Roanoke Island Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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On August 18, 1590, a privateering expedition on its way back to England from the Caribbean stopped off at Roanoke Island. John White, the governor of the colony and passionate advocate of the new world, took his men ashore. They found the settlement completely deserted. Infrastructure had been dismantled, no trace existed of the hundred-and-eight residents, and they couldn't find any signs of struggle. The colonists were never found.Darren Wearmouth Roanoke Island Sayings By Darren Wearmouth: On August 18, 1590, a privateering expedition on its way back to England from the
The general commanding congratulates his troops on their brilliant and successful occupation of Roanoke Island. The courage and steadiness they have shown under fire is what he expected from them, and he accepts it as a token of future victory.Ambrose Burnside Roanoke Island Sayings By Ambrose Burnside: The general commanding congratulates his troops on their brilliant and successful occupation of Roanoke Island.