PinkMonkey Study Guide - American History
CHAPTER 2 : COLONIAL AMERICA
2.0 Chronology of Major Events in this Period
1603 - 25 - James I
1607 - Virginia Company establishes settlements in James Town.
1619 - The first Africans arrive in Virginia.
1620 - Mayflower Compact signed; Pilgrims establish Plymouth Colony.
1625 - 49 - The Reign of Charles I
1629 - Massachusetts Bay Colony founded.
1635 - Roger Williams banished from Bay Colony.
1638 - Anne Hutchinson convicted of Heresy- Flees Massachusetts.
1660 - British Parliament passes Navigation Act.
1692 - Witchcraft Hysteria in Salem, Massachusetts, 19 ’Witches’ hanged, 1 pressed to Death.
1733 - Molasses Act Restricts Colonial Importation of Sugar Goods from French West Indies.