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date: 05 March 2021

Elfrith, Daniellocked

(fl. 1607–1640)
  • Karen Ordahl Kupperman

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Elfrith, Daniel (fl. 1607–1640), privateer and colonist in the West Indies, was active in the Caribbean from 1607. Nothing is known of his earlier life. He was memorialized by Alexander Brown in his Genesis of the United States (1890) as 'the man who carried the first rats to the ...

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