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Jamestown
Virginia Company
James River
John Smith
Pocahontas
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
Powhatan's daughter that saved Smith. Helped the Indians and…
Virginia Company
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
James River
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
43 terms
Jamestown
economic venture
wealth and power
gold and silver
1607
journey with the goal to make money
reason England started a colony in the New World
what England hoped was in Virginia
the year Jamestown was founded
economic venture
journey with the goal to make money
wealth and power
reason England started a colony in the New World
Jamestown
Indentured Servant
House of Burgesses
John Smith
Virginia House of London
A person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount…
The first representative government that made the laws for Ja…
The leader of Jamestown Colony... He showed Powhatan a compass t…
The name of the company that gave money to establish Jamestown
Indentured Servant
A person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount…
House of Burgesses
The first representative government that made the laws for Ja…
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Jamestown
Indentured Servant
House of Burgesses
John Smith
1607
A person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount…
The first representative government that made the laws for Ja…
The leader of Jamestown Colony... He showed Powhatan a compass t…
The date when the first permanent English settlement was made…
Indentured Servant
A person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount…
House of Burgesses
The first representative government that made the laws for Ja…
43 terms
Jamestown
economic venture
wealth and power
gold and silver
1607
journey with the goal to make money
reason England started a colony in the New World
what England hoped was in Virginia
the year Jamestown was founded
economic venture
journey with the goal to make money
wealth and power
reason England started a colony in the New World
12 terms
Jamestown
Virginia Company
James River
John Smith
Pocahontas
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
Powhatan's daughter that saved Smith. Became intermediary bet…
Virginia Company
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
James River
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
47 terms
Jamestown
Why England wanted to have a colony in…
Colony
Colonist
Economic venture
To increase its wealth and power. England hoped to find silver…
A place that is ruled or controlled by a far away country.
A person who lives in a colony
A trip or journey for money
Why England wanted to have a colony in…
To increase its wealth and power. England hoped to find silver…
Colony
A place that is ruled or controlled by a far away country.
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Jamestown
Free immigrants
Indentured servants
Slavery
Labor systems
Free men who chose to move to the new world
A person who agrees to work for another person for free in ex…
The practice of holding people against the their will.
The levels of people in England
Free immigrants
Free men who chose to move to the new world
Indentured servants
A person who agrees to work for another person for free in ex…
10 terms
Jamestown
settlement
cash crop
legislative
burgess
a new area or land where people create a place to live
a crop for sale at market and not for the owner's personal use
having the power to make laws
an elected representative
settlement
a new area or land where people create a place to live
cash crop
a crop for sale at market and not for the owner's personal use
9 terms
jamestown
setelers
reasons
became
location of james town
an ecinomic virginia ... London financed the settlement of... James…
$ gold and silver
the first permanent English settlement in Na in 1607
When the settlers first arrived, Jamestown... was located on a n…
setelers
an ecinomic virginia ... London financed the settlement of... James…
reasons
$ gold and silver
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Jamestown
colony
raw material
charter
stock
a settlement ruled by a distant country
any resource that can be used to make a product
a document giving approval or permission to take a certain ac…
shares of ownership in a company
colony
a settlement ruled by a distant country
raw material
any resource that can be used to make a product
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Jamestown
Charters
Peninsula
Wealth and Power
Jamestown
What extended English rights to the colonists?
Jamestown was founded on a narrow _______ bordered on three s…
England hoped to find ________.
What was the first permanent English settlement in North Amer…
Charters
What extended English rights to the colonists?
Peninsula
Jamestown was founded on a narrow _______ bordered on three s…
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Jamestown
What year was Jamestown established?
Who established trade relationships wi…
To gain wealth and power
Gold, silver, and natural resources
April, 1607
John Smith
Why did the English want to establish a colony in North Ameri…
What did the English think they would find in America?
What year was Jamestown established?
April, 1607
Who established trade relationships wi…
John Smith
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Jamestown
Established
Location
Reason for settlement
Setback #1
1607
Virginia
Searching for gold
Colonists were unprepared for harsh conditions (didn't bring…
Established
1607
Location
Virginia
14 terms
Jamestown
Virginia Company
James River
John Smith
Pocahontas
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
Powhatan's daughter that saved Smith. Helped the Indians and…
Virginia Company
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
James River
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
12 terms
Jamestown
Virginia Company
James River
John Smith
Pocahontas
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
Powhatan's daughter that saved Smith. Became intermediary bet…
Virginia Company
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
James River
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
10 terms
Jamestown
John Smith
Pocahontas
mosquitoes
The Starving Time
Leader of Jamestown. Declared that anyone who did not work... wo…
daughter of the Powhatan chief. Helped the Jamestown... colonist…
disease-carrying insects
The winter of 1609, when the colonists ran out of food... and at…
John Smith
Leader of Jamestown. Declared that anyone who did not work... wo…
Pocahontas
daughter of the Powhatan chief. Helped the Jamestown... colonist…
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Jamestown
The Deliverance
Two Months +
Opportunity
60 million
Name of the ship that John Rolfe was on
How long did the journey take?
America was the land of what?
How many bison roamed the plains
The Deliverance
Name of the ship that John Rolfe was on
Two Months +
How long did the journey take?
17 terms
Jamestown
colony
charter
Virginia Company of London
agriculture
a place far from home where a group of people called colonist…
a document that gives rights to people in a certain place... lik…
a business hoping to make a profit in the New World
growing crops and raising animals for food and trade
colony
a place far from home where a group of people called colonist…
charter
a document that gives rights to people in a certain place... lik…
Jamestown
The first established colony was
What was the first form of representat…
The first form of government is compar…
Jamestown was named after
Jamestown
House of Burgesses
Senate
King James I
The first established colony was
Jamestown
What was the first form of representat…
House of Burgesses
65 terms
Jamestown
economic venture
wealth and power
gold and silver
1607
journey with the goal to make money
reason England started a colony in the New World
what England hoped was in Virginia
the year Jamestown was founded
economic venture
journey with the goal to make money
wealth and power
reason England started a colony in the New World
11 terms
Jamestown
Jamestown
Virginia Company
John Smith
John Rolfe
First lasting English settlement in America.
The first joint-stock company in the colonies; founded Jamest…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
He was one of the English settlers at Jamestown (and he marri…
Jamestown
First lasting English settlement in America.
Virginia Company
The first joint-stock company in the colonies; founded Jamest…
24 terms
Jamestown
1st English settlement got started in…
colony in which the first settlement g…
the colonists sailed into this body of…
the name of the local natives by James…
1607
Virginia
Chesapeake Bay
Powhatan
1st English settlement got started in…
1607
colony in which the first settlement g…
Virginia
10 terms
Jamestown
John Smith
King James I
Virginia Company
Susan Constant, Godspeed & Discovery
Pocahontas saved him... made colonists work
gave a charter to the Virginia Company... colony named after him
group of wealthy investors
3 ships that went to Jamestown
John Smith
Pocahontas saved him... made colonists work
King James I
gave a charter to the Virginia Company... colony named after him
17 terms
Jamestown
Roanoke
charters
Two charters granted by King James.
Cash crop
Settlement also known as "The Lost Colony".
written permission for a company or person to do something
The Virginia Company of London.... The Plymouth Company
A crop grown to be sold for a profit.
Roanoke
Settlement also known as "The Lost Colony".
charters
written permission for a company or person to do something
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Jamestown
Charter
James King I
Virginia Company
London Company
In 1606 King of England granted a... charter to the Virginia Com…
Granted Charters to the... Virginia Company
The group of investors who wanted to... start a settlement in th…
The group of investors who wanted to... start a settlement in th…
Charter
In 1606 King of England granted a... charter to the Virginia Com…
James King I
Granted Charters to the... Virginia Company
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Jamestown
Charter
James King I
Virginia Company
London Company
In 1606 King of England granted a... charter to the Virginia Com…
Granted Charters to the... Virginia Company
The group of investors who wanted to... start a settlement in th…
The group of investors who wanted to... start a settlement in th…
Charter
In 1606 King of England granted a... charter to the Virginia Com…
James King I
Granted Charters to the... Virginia Company
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Jamestown
Indentured Servant
House of Burgesses
John Smith
Virginia House of London
A person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount…
The first representative government that made the laws for Ja…
The leader of Jamestown Colony... He showed Powhatan a compass t…
The name of the company that gave money to establish Jamestown
Indentured Servant
A person who agreed to work for someone for a certain amount…
House of Burgesses
The first representative government that made the laws for Ja…
18 terms
Jamestown
Roanoke
Two charters granted by King James.
Cash crop
Jamestown
Settlement also known as "The Lost Colony".
The Virginia Company of London.... The Plymouth Company
A crop grown to be sold for a profit.
First permanent English settlement in America
Roanoke
Settlement also known as "The Lost Colony".
Two charters granted by King James.
The Virginia Company of London.... The Plymouth Company
Jamestown
Virginia Company
James River
John Smith
Pocahontas
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
Helped found and govern Jamestown. His leadership and strict…
Powhatan's daughter that saved Smith. Became intermediary bet…
Virginia Company
Joint-Stock Company in London that received a charter for lan…
James River
When the settlers arrived in 1607, they founded Jamestown on…
13 terms
Jamestown
Jamestown
John Smith
James River
1607
The first permanent English settlement in North America, foun…
was an English soldier, sailor, and eventually voted captain…
Jamestown is located on which river?
What year was Jamestown established?
Jamestown
The first permanent English settlement in North America, foun…
John Smith
was an English soldier, sailor, and eventually voted captain…
17 terms
Jamestown
Jamestown
When was Jamestown founded?
John Smith
House of Burgesses
First english colony in Virginia. It was the first permanent…
1607
Took control of the colony. He traded with Powhaten.
1st representative assembly in the American Colonies.
Jamestown
First english colony in Virginia. It was the first permanent…
When was Jamestown founded?
1607
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Jamestown
permanent
Commonwealth
colonization
competition
lasting or expected to last for a long time
self-governing territory associated with another country
The expansion of countries into other countries where they es…
Rivalry; A contest
permanent
lasting or expected to last for a long time
Commonwealth
self-governing territory associated with another country
6 terms
Jamestown
John Smith
Pocahontas
John Rolfe
Lod de la War
An early leader of Jamestown. Created the rule " No Work, No…
The daughter of the Powhatan leader. She was important in mak…
Jamestown settler who saved the colony by developing a new st…
Important Jamestown settler that helped the colony recover fr…
John Smith
An early leader of Jamestown. Created the rule " No Work, No…
Pocahontas
The daughter of the Powhatan leader. She was important in mak…
8 terms
Jamestown
Jamestown
Powhatan
House of Burgesses
Captain John Smith
First permanent settlement in America in 1607.
Indian chief and founder of the Powhatan tribe.
Lower house of legislature in colonial Virginia.
English explorer who helped found the colony at Jamestown, Vi…
Jamestown
First permanent settlement in America in 1607.
Powhatan
Indian chief and founder of the Powhatan tribe.
16 terms
Jamestown
Reasons for colonization
Jamestown
Virginia Company of London
Peninsula
to gain:... -wealth... -power... -land... -raw materials
First permanent English settlement.... Established in 1607
the stockholders who gave money to start Jamestown
land surrounded by water on three sides.... Jamestown was build…
Reasons for colonization
to gain:... -wealth... -power... -land... -raw materials
Jamestown
First permanent English settlement.... Established in 1607
49 terms
Jamestown
Explain the hardshops that threatened…
Why was the particular site chosen for…
Explain the changes that resulted in t…
Give 3 reasons why the English wanted…
1. The site was marshy, and it often flooded. The water wasn'…
1. It could be well-defended. 2. There was a deep water harbo…
1. Supply ships from England brought many items and more men…
1. They hoped to find silver and gold. 2. The settlement woul…
Explain the hardshops that threatened…
1. The site was marshy, and it often flooded. The water wasn'…
Why was the particular site chosen for…
1. It could be well-defended. 2. There was a deep water harbo…
12 terms
Jamestown
Stockholders of the Virginia Company o…
Jamestown
Jamestown
Peninsula
Financed the settlement of Jamestown
Founded in 1607
The first permanent English settlement in North America
bordered by water on 3 sides
Stockholders of the Virginia Company o…
Financed the settlement of Jamestown
Jamestown
Founded in 1607
16 terms
Jamestown
Reasons for colonization
Jamestown
Virginia Company of London
Peninsula
to gain:... -wealth... -power... -land... -raw materials
First permanent English settlement.... Established in 1607
the stockholders who gave money to start Jamestown
land surrounded by water on three sides.... Jamestown was build…
Reasons for colonization
to gain:... -wealth... -power... -land... -raw materials
Jamestown
First permanent English settlement.... Established in 1607
18 terms
Jamestown
The charters extended ________ to the…
Who did the King of England grant the…
Today, Jamestown is located on a/an __…
What became the first permanent Englis…
English rights
Virginia Company of London
island
Jamestown
The charters extended ________ to the…
English rights
Who did the King of England grant the…
Virginia Company of London
16 terms
Jamestown
Reasons for colonization
Jamestown
Virginia Company of London
Peninsula
to gain:... -wealth... -power... -land... -raw materials
First permanent English settlement.... Established in 1607
the stockholders who gave money to start Jamestown
land surrounded by water on three sides.... Jamestown was build…
Reasons for colonization
to gain:... -wealth... -power... -land... -raw materials
Jamestown
First permanent English settlement.... Established in 1607
Jamestown
1607
Who founded the colony of Jamestown?
Why did the Jamestown settlers come to…
John Smith
Year Jamestown founded
The Virginia Company
To establish a colony that makes money
1st Governor - No work, no eat
1607
Year Jamestown founded
Who founded the colony of Jamestown?
The Virginia Company
47 terms
Jamestown
Why England wanted to have a colony in…
Colony
Colonist
Economic venture
To increase its wealth and power. England hoped to find silver…
A place that is ruled or controlled by a far away country.
A person who lives in a colony
A trip or journey for money
Why England wanted to have a colony in…
To increase its wealth and power. England hoped to find silver…
Colony
A place that is ruled or controlled by a far away country.
34 terms
Jamestown
What did the arrival of women mean to…
The arrival of Africans in the colony…
Who held the charter to establish Engl…
A company formed by a group of investo…
They started families which helped the colony grow
Tobacco
The Virginia Co. of London
Joint Stock Company
What did the arrival of women mean to…
They started families which helped the colony grow
The arrival of Africans in the colony…
Tobacco
50 terms
Jamestown
economic venture
wealth and power
gold and silver
1607
journey with the goal to make money
reason England started a colony in the New World
what England hoped was in Virginia
the year Jamestown was founded
economic venture
journey with the goal to make money
wealth and power
reason England started a colony in the New World
34 terms
Jamestown
Why England wanted to have a colony in…
Colony
Colonist
Virginia Company of London
To increase its wealth and power. England hoped to find silver…
A place that is ruled or controlled by a far away country.
A person who lives in a colony
Business that paid for the trip to Jamestown
Why England wanted to have a colony in…
To increase its wealth and power. England hoped to find silver…
Colony
A place that is ruled or controlled by a far away country.
20 terms
Jamestown
Reasons settlers came to Jamestown
What type of site did they choose for…
Describe the first settlers of Jamesto…
List John Smith's characteristics
1. To find gold and other riches... 2. For adventure... 3. To start…
1. Swampy land... 2. Bad drinking water... 3. Hot summers and freez…
1. Gentlemen: wealthy, didn't need to work, wore fancy clothe…
honest and fair leader... adventurous... hard-working... feisty (liked…
Reasons settlers came to Jamestown
1. To find gold and other riches... 2. For adventure... 3. To start…
What type of site did they choose for…
1. Swampy land... 2. Bad drinking water... 3. Hot summers and freez…
26 terms
Jamestown
colony
charter
a charter is issued by
the king of england
a place that is ruled by another country
a written statement that gives a group or individual certain…
a country or government
issued charters to people that wanted to settle in North Amer…
colony
a place that is ruled by another country
charter
a written statement that gives a group or individual certain…
15 terms
Jamestown
How did Jamestown start?
Who was Jamestown and the James River…
Who was John Smith?
What did most settlers do in Jamestown?
The colony of Jamestown was founded when 105 colonists landed…
Like Jamestown, the James River was named after King James.
Captain John Smith was the leader of the Jamestown colony and…
Most settlers didn't want to build houses or work in the fiel…
How did Jamestown start?
The colony of Jamestown was founded when 105 colonists landed…
Who was Jamestown and the James River…
Like Jamestown, the James River was named after King James.
15 terms
Jamestown
John Smith
Powhatan
John Rolfe
Starving Time
A leader at Jamestown. He put everyone to work and set the ru…
At first he helped the colonists by sending them food. He was…
Married Pocahontas. ... He was very important because he was an…
A time when many colonists starved to death. Colonists ate ro…
John Smith
A leader at Jamestown. He put everyone to work and set the ru…
Powhatan
At first he helped the colonists by sending them food. He was…
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