chapter 20, section 2 world history

chapter 20, section 2 world history

New France
French land in North America
Jamestown
The first permanent English settlement in North America, found in East Virginia
Pilgrims
English Puritans who founded Plymouth colony in 1620
Puritans
A religious group who wanted to purify the Church of England. They came to America for religious freedom and settled Massachusetts Bay.
Metacom
Aka King Philip, Native American ruler, who in 1675 led attack on colonial villages throughout Massachusetts
French and Indian war
(1754-1763) War fought in the colonies between the English and the French for possession of the Ohio Valley area. The English won.
New Netherland
the colony that became New York.
Dutch holdings in North America