Why is it called 'Buckroe?'

There are 4 comments on the Feb 15, 2008, Hampton Roads Daily Press story titled Why is it called 'Buckroe?'. In it, Hampton Roads Daily Press reports that:

In 1619, the "Buck Roe" Plantation was designed for public use for the newly arrived English settlers of the Virginia Company of London.

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Virginia Beach, VA

#1 Feb 16, 2008
Then Buckroe was destroyed by Ross Kearney.

Washington, DC

#2 Sep 28, 2013
Likely because of the propensity of deer in the area. Roe is a type of deer. A buck is a male deer. Hence, Buck Roe, which later became The Buckroe plantation, area, and beach.
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Yorktown, VA

#3 Sep 28, 2013
Buckroes Plantation was a place where slave ships unload our peoples.

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Hampton, VA

#4 Sep 30, 2013
I heard something about silkworms. The the Hampton City government turned it into a sow's ear.

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