The Earliest US Settlements

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In History
  • 1565

    Spain settlement at St.Augustine

    Spain settlement at St.Augustine
    was settled by Pedro Menentes de Avila
  • Roanoke is the lost colony

    Roanoke is the lost colony
    120 settlers mysteriously vanished. Maybe in a hurricane?
  • Jamestown settlement established

    Jamestown settlement established
    John Rolfe and Pocahontas helped settle Jamestown
  • Pocahantas and John Rolfe marry

    Pocahantas and John Rolfe marry
    Pocahontas saved John when her father kept him captive. There is a movie.
  • The House of Burgesses is formed

    The House of Burgesses is formed
    It was also called the General Assembly.
  • Plymouth colony founded

    Plymouth colony founded
    British settlers came over on a ship called the Mayflower.
  • The First Thanksgiving

    The First Thanksgiving
    A thank you from the pilgrims to the Wampanoag tribe for helping them survive in the wilderness.
  • North Carolina is a colony

    North Carolina is a colony
    founded by Virginia colonists
  • New Jersey colony is settled

    New Jersey colony is settled
    It was settled by the Dutch, Swedes, and Finns.
  • Willam Penn established Pennsylvania colony

    Willam Penn established Pennsylvania colony
    He established Pennsylvania but was born and died in England.