European colonies in America
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European colonies in America
Chapter 2 SS34 American History
Whos Juan Ponce de Leon?
first spanish explorer to reach mainland of North America
conqueror of the Aztec Empire in Mexico
Francisco Vasquez de Coronado?
explorer of the America Southwest
church members who teach and convert others to Christianity
leader of the Pueblo Revolt against the Spanish
Sir Francis Drake?
English naval captain who raided Spanish ships and costal towns
Who did not accept the Treaty of Tordesillas?
England. Holand, and France
What groups did the spanish enslave or try to enslave?
Native Americans and Africans
What did Henry Hudson found?
Hudson River and he worked for the Dutch
Who was Jacques Marquette?
a French priest and explorer that explored the North 1/2 of Mississippi River and Great Lakes
Joint Stock Company?
business in which people pool their money hoping to make a profit
a leader of the Jamestown Colony
Native American leader in whose territory Jamestown was settled
Powhatans daughter who helped keep PEACE between settlers and Powhatan
first tabacco grower in Virginia ; married Pocahontas
50-acre grant of land that colonists could obtain in various ways
House of Burgesses?
Virginias assembly that was Americans First Legislature
people who worked for atleast 7 years in return of food ,shelter and voyage to America
Virginia revolt that resulted from differing views on the westward into land reserved for Native americans
Where was Englands first colony?
Roanoke (P.D Virginia)
What was wrong with the site of Jamestown Colony?
it was low and swampy, settlers died of malaria or dyentery
What was 'the starving time' ?
When the Powhatans attacked colonists livestock and kept them from hunting
What was the first crop to make money in Virginia ?
What was Virginia offering?
Which year were the first enslaved Africans brought to the colony?
people who wanted to 'purify' or reform the Church of England
leader of the pilgrims who sailed on the Mayflower
rules that the Pilgrims wrote tokeep order in the new settlement
leader of Massachuetts Bay colony
Kicked out of Massachuetts and Founded Provindence , Rhode Island
women thrown out of Massachuetts for saying people could be spiritual without the help of Ministers
colony under direct control of the king
1637 conflict over land and in the Connecticut River Valley
King Philips war?
1675 conflict between Native Americans and settlers; left southern New England open to white settlers
Where were the Pilgrims headed for ? and where did they Land?
Headed to New world , Landed in Massachuetts
The two colonies formed by the Puritans?
Plymouth Colony and the Massachuetts Bay Colony
How did the Puritans feel about religions freedom of peoplewho disagreed with them?
not going to put upwith it
What did Anne Hutchinson believe?
people did not need a Minister teaching to be spirtual
Why did the Pequot war and King Philips War happen?
settlers started taking more land
grants of land to the loyal friends of the king
English general who started the colony of georgia
member of a christian group that believed in equality of men and women and direct, personal communication with god
Quaker who started the colony of pennyslvania
Catholic who started the colony of Maryland
law passed by Maryland colonial assembly giving all christians the right to practice their religion
Why did Charles II give grants of land to his friends?
He owed them money
What were the most important parts in the Southern part of Carolina?
Rice and Indigo
How were North and South Carolin made?
Tensions between the area and seven men returned the land back to the king so he divided that which is now South and North Carolina
What were the beliefs heldby the Quakers?
they believed in direct, personalcommunication with god. they believed in equlaity of all men and women. they also refused to fight in wars
Where did the Quakers settle ?
What form of christianity did the founders of Maryland practice?
Led a group that landed inMexico in 1519 and soon thereafter conquered the Aztecs?
Became leader of Jamestown?
Sought landin American to be settled by Catholics?
Built the ''City of Brotherly Love'' in the colony he founded?
Headed the group of pilgims who came to america on the Mayflower?
Proposed starting new colony for debtors and founded the city of Savannah , Georgia?
Became govenor of Puerto rico and later left to search the ''fountain of youth''?
Juan Ponce de Leon
Hunter gatherers , before Columbus
bury a dead inside the mound; Northeast (Mississippi)
Tribe , in az
land bridge between Asia and alaska where natives came from
Native , Born there
Girls inherit everything
sailed the ocean to find Asia
exchange with Europe and Indians (food , animal and disease)
Multiple tribes that got together and fought the Puritans
take land from another country and put your people there
Factories that push people out or pull people in
anybody thats not catholic
Born in the Colonies