Uropean Nations in North America

  • Jan 18, 1524

    Verrazzand Dicovers New York Harbor

  • Jan 18, 1534

    Jacques Cartier names an Island Montreal

  • Jamestown is founded

  • Samuel de Champlain founds Quebec

  • Henry Hudson claims New Netherland

  • Smallpox kills many Native Americans on New England Coast

  • Plymouth was founded

  • The Duke of York drives the Dutch out of New Netherland, he remaned it New York

  • King Phillip's War Begins

  • Sieur de la Salle claims Mississippi Valley River for France and names it Lousiana

  • French and Indian War