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Important events in British and French History By Christian and Peyton

By keller
  • Jan 1, 1500

    First settlment in america

    First settlment in america
    English decided to go to america for resourses and wealth.
  • First (unsuccesfull) colony

    First (unsuccesfull) colony
    First attempt to establish a colony. Sir Walter Raleigh sent english settlers to Roanoke Island off the coast of present-day North Carolina.
  • First (succesfull) colony

    First (succesfull) colony
    English settlers make first succesfull colony named Jamestown.
  • England arives in present-day Indiana

    England arives in present-day Indiana
    The British were exploring and trading with the American Indians by the 1700s
  • Miami in Pickawillany

    Miami in Pickawillany
    An American Indian named Cheif La Demoiselle Left Kekionga and set up a new village named Pickawillany. The Miami tribe settled in Pickawillany.
  • French and Indian War

    French and Indian War
    In 1754 war broke out between the French and the British. The war lasted nine years.
  • The War Ends

    The War Ends
    The British and French signed a treaty called the Peace of Paris. A Native American named Pontiac led a rebellion against the British. A proclamation in 1763 closed land west of the Apillation Mountains.