Why were they so ignorant?

What Jamestown could have changed to survive

Who they should've brought

  • Women- which they didn't bring over on either ships!!
  • Gunsmiths
  • Carpenters
  • Bricklayers
  • Workers
  • Blacksmiths
  • Tailors
  • Refiners and Goldsmiths
  • Doctors/Surgeons
  • Apothecaries
  • Preacher
  • and Council(governors)
  • Bakers
  • Hunters and Gatherers
  • Soldiers
  • Farmers

Note: On the two trips they made over seas they brought over a total of 75 Gentlemen. Those were men that were not used to working with their hands, and had a lot of wealth.

What they should've brought(supplies)

  • Medicine
  • Guns
  • Tools(for building shelter)
  • Blankets
  • Knives
  • Compass
  • Dishes
  • Soap
  • Traps
  • Rope

Food resources

  • Cattle or livestock
  • Seeds for crops