Browsing Colonialism and colonisation

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Headword Date Article Type
Florida claimed for Spain by Juan Ponce de Leon 1513 T Note
Hernando Cortes leads an expedition to Mexico 1519 T Note
Spain attempts unsuccessfully to colonise Florida 1521 T Note
Cortes attempts to found a colony in Lower California 1533 T Note
First permanent European colony in the US established by the Spanish 1556 T Note
Ribault establishes a Huguenot colony in Florida 1562 T Note
Fort Caroline established by the French in Florida 1564 T Note
Spain eliminates French colonists in Florida and establishes St Augustine 1565 T Note
Spain claims a portion of North America; it is called San Felipe del Nuevo Mexico 1581 T Note
Raleigh colonizes Virginia 1584 T Note
Roanoke Colony founded 1585 - 1590 T Note
Second colony established by English settlers off the coast of the US 1587 T Note
Mass American Indian baptism in Florida 1594 T Note
George Weymouth visits the New England court 1605 T Note
120 colonists set off to Virginia under Captain Christopher Newport 1606 T Note
English found colony of Maine 1607 T Note
Lord Somers and Captain Newport leave Plymouth for Virginia 1609 T Note
Dutch first use Manhattan Island as a centre for the fur trade 1612 T Note
Mayflower voyage 1620 - 1620 T
Plymouth Colony founded (colony of Massachusetts) 1620 T Note

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