1607-1754

Events

Establishment of Santa Fe

1607

Establishment of Jamestown

May 4 1607

First African slaves arrive at Jamestown

1619

Establishment of the Plymouth Colony

November 11 1620

Founding of New Amsterdam

1626

Founding of Boston

1630

Start of the Salem Witchcraft Trials

1692

The Middle Passage and the rise of slavery

1725

Religious Revivals

1744 - 1755

Slave Systems codified

1751