Nations Settlement

  • Period: Apr 3, 1500 to

    European settlement

  • Period: Apr 4, 1500 to


  • Apr 3, 1520

    Small Pox

    A small pox epidemic hit the Native Americans from the Europeans
  • Apr 3, 1524


    French adventurer Verrazzand discovers New York Harbor
  • Apr 3, 1553

    Jacques Cartier

    A Frenchmen by the name of Jacques Cartier Navigates St. Lawrence River and Names island Montreal
  • Jamestown

    Jamestown Founded on coast of Virginia
  • Samuel de Champlain

    French Explorer Samuel founds the colony of Quebec
  • Henry Hudson

    Henry Hudson claims land that becomes New Netherland
  • Plymouth Massachusetts

    Found English Colony in Plymouth Massachusetts
  • King Philip's War

    King Philip's War begines with Colonial cillages of Massachusetts between colonists and native Americans
  • New York

    New York found by Duke of York
  • Sieur de la Salle

    Sieur de la Salle explores lower mississippi and founds Louisiana
  • French and Indian war

    War between British and French