Chapter 2: 1497-1606

  • Jan 1, 1497

    John Cabot sailed to N. America

    Under King Henry VII. Another century passed before England settled colonies.
  • Jan 1, 1517

    Martin Luther spoke against Roman Cathlic Church

    Protestant Reformation + Doctrine of Predstination by Calvin
  • Jan 1, 1529

    K. Henry VIII broke ties with the Pope

    Later his daughter Bloody Mary reconnected ties
    Later her sister Elizabeth broke away again
  • Period: Jan 1, 1560 to Jan 1, 1570

    Colinizing Ireland

    Two Assumptions:
    1) Natives were savages
    2) English settlements should be like England (Transportation Model)
  • Period: Jan 1, 1570 to Aug 1, 1580

    1st English Settlements

    Conquered Spanish Armada
    Sir Gilbert claimed Newfoundland for queen and then was lost at sea
  • Roanoke

    Sir Raleigh tookover and found island Roanoke
    Greenville took men to Roanoke and fought with Indians then left
    Drake brought reinforcements but all settlers boarded his ships
  • Period: to

    Lost Colony

    John White went and settled
    Left the colony to gather supplies
    Colony was gone 3 years later when he returned
  • K. James 1 antognized Puritans

    This gave Puritans their reasoning for wanting to get refuge
  • K. James 1 devided land

    London group got the South
    Plymouth Merchants got the North
  • French settled Quebec

    Made a good relationship with the natives