Virginia Company of London financed 100 colonists
Named the first permanent English settlement Jamestown in 1607 Colony was on swampland
Bad drinking water and poor farmland
Wasted time looking for gold
Many died the first year from disease and starvation
Jamestown,Virginia was the first permanent English settlement.
Jamestown On Swampland
The colony Jamestown was founded on swampland they had no fresh water and poor farmland.
First English Settlement Founded
Jamestown was the first Permanent English settlement.