Death causes and customs
By Andres Beteta and Nikhil Shah
Epidemics accounted for a large proportion of deaths, killing thousands of people in a matter of months. Epidemics included, diphtheria,influenza, measles, pneumonia, scarlet fever, and smallpox.
Native American wars, such as the Pequot War in 1675, killed a larger percentage of the population than any later war in American History.
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