Unit 1: French + Indian War

  • Oct 12, 1492

    Columbus "discovers" America

    Columbus "discovers" America
    Columbus thought he was in India, but was actually in America.And that is how Inidans names developed.
  • Jamestown Colony created

    Jamestown Colony created
    Jamestown was named after King James 1 who was from England, and was founded in the colony of Virginia.
  • Massacusetts Bay Colony created

    The first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony was John Winthrop. John was the guy to choose Boston as the capitol of Massacusetts.
  • New Amsterdam became New York

    The Largest Dutch Colonial Settlement in America was New Amsterdam.This colony surrendured to the English During a war between the United Netherlands and England.
  • Albany Congress meets

    Albany Congress meets
    The Albany Congress was a meeting including seven of the thirteen representitives from the British North American colony.
  • George Washington assualts Fort Duquesne

    George Washington assualts Fort Duquesne
    The Batlle of Fort Duqesne had 6,000 troops. The troops were led by a man named John Forbes. The purpose of this war was to push the French out of The Ohio region.
  • The French & Indian War concludes

    This war was offically ended on Febuary 10 1763. With the signing for the Treaty that belonged to Paris.