European Natios Settle in North America

  • Jan 1, 1524

    New York Harbor

    Verranzzando, sailed for France and discovers the New York Harbor.
  • Jan 1, 1534

    River Montreal

    Frenchmen Jacques Cartier navigated the St. Lawerence River names an Island along the River Montreal
  • Jamestown

    Jamestown is founded on the coast of Virginia by 100 English settlers.
  • Quebec

    French explorer, Samuel de Chaplain, found the colony Quebec
  • New Netherland

    Henry Hudson, ecplored for the Netherlands, claims land that wll becine New Netherlands.
  • New England Coast

    An epidemic of smallpox, brought by Europeans, kills many native Americans on the New England coast.
  • Plymouth, Massachusetts

    Pilgrams from England found an English Colony in Plymouth, Massechusetts
  • New York

    The Duke of York drives out the Dutch in New Netherland. The Duke of York claims the colony for Enland renames it New York.