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Lord Calvert founds Maryland.
The Puritans keep arriving in New England and spreading through the Massachusetts Bay Colony and beyond.
The Dutch buy Manhattan Island from the Indians.
Pocahontas, daughter of Powhatan, marries John Rolfe in Jamestown.
Settlers plant tobacco in Virginia for the first time.
All but 60 of the 500 settlers in Jamestown die during the starving time.
Henry Hudson sailed up the Hudson River.
Three ships sent by the London Company land at Cape Henry, Virginia. Captain John Smith and others found Jamestown.
Roanoke Island established.
Walter Raleigh expeditionary voyage.