Map alabama

History of Alabama

  • Jan 1, 1519

    Spanish explorers come to Mobile Bay

  • Jan 1, 1540

    First exploreation

    A spanish explorer named Hernando De Soto arrives in Alabama.
  • Jan 1, 1559

    DonTristain De Luna fails to establish a colony

  • French Fort in Mobile Bay

  • Mobile moved from a bluff to the mouth of Mobile Bay

  • French capitol moved from Mobile to bilox

  • A cargo of over 100 slaves sails to mobile

  • French extended into native american colonies institutionilizing slavery

  • Spanish capture mobile

  • Mississipi territory,orginized from georgias western land,claims (including Alabama)