Flashcards in Early English Settlements Deck (13)
What pushed England and Spain towards war?
Trading rivalry and religion
Who attacked spanish ships and ports?
Sir Francis Drake
What marked the end of spanish control of the seas
When the Spanish Armada was destroyed
Who did Queen Elizabeth give the right to claim land to?
Sir Walter Raleigh
Where did settlers settle then disappeared
Who led the colonists of Roanoke
What did merchants need in order to settle in America
What colony was settled by a famous joint stock company
What joint stock company settled Jamestown
The Virginia company
Who was jamestown's leader
What cash crop did Jamestown grow
What did the colonists of Jamestown form
House of Burgesses