Beginning of the British Colonies Part I

I. II.

Motivations for British Involvement in the New World The Lost Colonists a. Sir Humphrey Gilbert b. Roanoke

III. IV.

Read English Enterprise pages 53-4 make sure that you know about the jointstock company First permanent Colony a. Jamestown i. Difficulties ii. John Smith iii. First Anglo-Powhatan War iv. Second Anglo-Powhatan War v. Sir Edward Sandys

V.

Development of Tobacco a. John Rolfe b. Indentured Servants

VI. VII.

Bacon s Rebellion Maryland a. Death of George Calvert b. Cecilius Calvert