By:Kristin, Jeffrey, Corey, Manny, Lathan
Thomas West, Lord Delaware, was made Governor of Virginia.
Henry Hudson discovers Hudson Bay.
Henry Hudson dies.
Captain John Smith writes A Map of Virginia.
The Dutch use Manhattan as a fur trading center.
Tobacco planted for the first time by English colonists in Virginia.
English Colonists in Virginia destroy the French settlements at Port Royal, Nova Scotia.
Sir Walter Raleigh writes The History of the World.
Pocahontas marries John Rolfe.
Sir Walter Raleigh released from the Tower of London.
John Rolfe and Pocahontas travel to England.
William Baffin discovers Baffin Bay while searching for a Northwest passage.
Captain John Smith writes A Description of New England.
A smallpox epidemic decimates the New England Native American population.
Sir Walter Raleigh sets sail for Guiana.
Sir Walter Raleigh returns to England and is executed.
The first representative colonial assembly, the House of Burgesses, was formed in Virginia.
First slaves in North America.