Native Americans - February 2nd, 2018 History 103 Queen...

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February 2nd, 2018History 103Queen Elizabeth 1Went to the docks to see Sir Francis DrakeFrancis Drake → successfully stole spanish gold of the spaniard shipsShe allowed subject s to claim land in north america1586 Colony of Roanoke Island - off the coast of North CarolinaWon’t be financed by the govt. → will be private settlementsColonial Era(English colonial era last until the american revolution 1775)Colonies MUST ask(get permission)the English govt. If they want to start a new colonySir Walter RaleighPut up money for the new colony but didn't actually goSent 2 ships with about 100 people (men, women, children)Ships left people in Roanoke and said they would be back with morepeople and supplies - did not come back for 2 yearsJamestown 1607(Queen Elizabethwas dead by this time so her cousin James became King)King James 1st had the Virginia Company of London → stock companyAllowed for rich people in England to invest in the VA colonies

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Term
Spring
Professor
SarahH.Meacham
Tags
History, Sir Francis Drake, John Smith, The American, Walter Raleigh, Elizabeth I of England, Queen Elizabeth, Francis Drake

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