Facts about jamestown

  • Jamestown was founded in 1607
  • Jamestown was the capital of colonies from 1616 to 1699
  • Over 150 settlers starved to death in the winter of 1609 in Jamestown
  • Jamestown is the first permanent english settlement in america
  • Over 300 settlers died in 1622, when Jamestown was attacked by indians
  • Jamestown is located in virginia
  • The settlement was located within the territory of 14000 native americans