- James Edward,1696–1785, British general: founder of the colony of Georgia.
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She was Oglethorpe's interpreter in his first interview with Tomochichi.
Oglethorpe left Georgia on the 23d of July, 1743, and never returned.
The settling of Georgia began with the charitable scheme of Oglethorpe.
But I am very much obliged to you for telling me, Mr. Oglethorpe.
"I had a letter from Mr. Oglethorpe yesterday," Priscilla said, at last.
- James Edward. 1696–1785, English general and colonial administrator; founder of the colony of Georgia (1733)
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