French explorer Jacques Cartier, first European to explore Vermont.
Samuel de Chaplain claimed Vermont for France and discovered Lake Chaplain,
Ft. St. Anne first white settlement built at Isle LaMontte.
British built Fort Plummer, first permanent settlement in Vermont.
Property rights established for women.
Vermont became the 14th State.
Montpelier became the capitol of Vermont.
Women voted in town elections.
First democratic governor elected in over 100 years.
Madeleine M. Kuin became the first woman Governor of Vermont.