French + Indian War

  • Oct 11, 1492

    cloumbus "discovers" america

    to take columbus over to america was three ships called nina, pinta, and santa maria
  • New Amsterdam becomes New York

    New Amsterdam had fewer than 1,000 residents, but its influence would far outstrip its size.
  • jamestown colony

    there was more than 100 people that came here in three ships
  • Plymouth Colony

    The Mayflower anchors in Provincetown Harbor, the passengers having decided to settle in New England.
  • •Massachusetts Bay Colony

    the flagship of the Massachusetts Bay Company arrived in Salem to officially found the new colony
  • William Penn creates Pennsylvania

    the colonists pledged allegiance to Penn as their new Proprietor
  • french + indian war

    americans joined the british to help win against the french
  • Albany Congress meets

    official delegates from seven colonies considered strategies for Indian diplomacy and put forth the Albany Plan of Union.
  • George Washington assaults Fort Duquesne

    He retired there when he learned that the British fort at the forks of the Ohio had been captured by the French