jamestown vs plymouth

By:liana gamdysey

jamestown year established

year established- may 14,1607 they established jamestown, Virginia on may 14,1607, the first permant british settlement in north america. though determined these settlers did not know what sever chalenges they would face.

jamestown location

may 14, 1607, the Virginia company explorers landed on jamestown island to establish the Virginia English colony on the banks of the James river, 60 miles from the mouth of the chesapeake bay.

year plymouth established

plymouth colony americans first established by english separatist puritans in december 1620. the pilgrims left england to seek religious freedom, or simply to find a better life.

location of plymouth

the first settlement of the Plymouth, a location previously surveeyed and named named by captain john smith. the settlement, which served as the capatal of the colony, is today the modern town of plymouth, Massachusetts.

who established plymouth

Founded by a group of Separatists initially known as the Brownist Emigration and Anglicans, who together later came to be known as the pilgrims, Plymouth Colony was, along with Jamestown and other settlements in Virginia, one of the earliest successful colonies to be founded by the English in North America

facts about plymouth

- john carver, was elected the first governor of plymouth colony

- in november of 1620 the mayflower ship and the pilgrims landed in the new world

- december 20, 1620 the colonists moved to the site of the settlement and started to build the first house