American Colonial Timeline
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Fundamental orders 1636

Windsor and  Wether's field, agreed to form a colony. They adopted a plan of government called the fundamental orders.

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Mayflower 1620

The compact pledged loyalty to land and order to Plymouth colony.

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House of Burgesses 1619

The assembly had the right to make local laws for the colony.

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John Rolfe 1614

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Learned to grow a type of tobacco using seeds from the West Indians.

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Jamestown 1607

Sailing up a river flowing into the bay. The colonists named the river the James and the new settlements Jamestown to honor their king found by Johm Smith.

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The Virginia Joint Company 1606

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The Virginia joint stack, company was given character to make habitation into part of America.



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