Samuel De Champlain's Life

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  • Jun 1st, 1567

    Champlain is born on the coast of France in Brouage, France

    Champlain is born on the coast of France in Brouage, France
    Samuel De Champlain was born in Brouage, France on the coast. His father was a sea captain and so Champlain would grow up to be a sea captain like his father.
  • Champlain went to North America to explor the land.

    Champlain went to North America to explor the land.
    Champlain was sent on a trading ship to New france by King Henery IV to explor and map the new land.
  • Champlain travels to the La Chine Rapids

    Champlain travels to the La Chine Rapids
    Champlain teaveled up the Saguenay river to where he thought Hudson Bay was. He then traveld up the St. Lawrence River to the La Chine Rapds where he realized that he would not be abel to cross them with out help from the Aborigionals.
  • Champlain tries to make a settlement at St. Croix.

    Champlain tries to make a settlement at St. Croix.
    The first settlement built by Champlain and his men was on an unsuitable island called St. Croix. there was no fresh water and poor soil for agriculture. The settlement was abandon by Champlain and hes men.
  • Champlain built Port Royal.

    Champlain built Port Royal.
    Champlain and his men built the first sucessful European settlement in North America.
  • Champlain makes a new settlement at Port Royal

    Champlain makes a new settlement at Port Royal
    Champlain built the first sucessful settlement in North America by the Bay of Fundy.
  • Champlain established Quebec City.

    Champlain established Quebec City.
    Champlain established Quebec City.He made alliances with the algonquin Huron and Montagnais tribes for control of the fur trade.
  • The battle against the Mohawk Iroquois.

    The battle against the Mohawk Iroquois.
    Champlain left Quebec to help his Algonquin alllias in battle against the Mohawk Iroquois. He killed the theree tribe leaders and was hated by all the Iroquis for 100 years later.
  • Champlain establishesda colony in Montroyal

    Champlain establishesda colony in Montroyal
    champlain establishesda colony in Montroyal
  • Champlain finds a good trading rout

    Champlain finds a good trading rout
    Champlain sailed along the Ottawa River looking for the Northwest Passage. the Ottawa River will be the main french trading rout for the next 200 years
  • champlaign was injured

    champlaign was injured
    Champlaign was injured in the knee after attacking an iroquios village
  • Champlaign is appointed Governor of New France

    Champlaign is appointed Governor of New France
    Champlain rreturned to Quebec where he is announced governor of New France. He continues working in this capacity for the rest of his life.
  • Champlain died in Quebec.

    Champlain died in Quebec.
    Champlain died in Quebec.
  • Period:
    Jul 9th, 1567
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