New Worlds

Main

Treaty of Tordesillas

1494

Brazil claimed for portugal by Pedro Alvaraz de Cabral

1500

Smallpox epidemic in Caribbean

1518

spanish conquest of Mexico

1519 - 1521

Execution of Cuauhtemoc

1525

Spanish conquest of peru

1532 - 1540

spanish discovery of silver

1545

foundation of Port Royal

1604

foundation of jamestown

1607

foundation of quebec

1608

foundation of New Amsterdam

1623

foundation of the Massachusetts Bay Colony

1630

small pox epidemic on guam

1688

French and Indian war

1754 - 1763