Among its first settlers were Christiaan Hendriksen (who could be considered as
a founder of New York City) and Jan ...
The first native New Yorkers were the Lenape, an Algonquin people who hunted,
fished .... Many of these newcomers settled in New York City, revitalizing many ...
A History of the Colony of New York, dating back to New Netherlands under ... to
whom the territory was granted on its conquest from its first settlers, the Dutch. ...
Small settlements, in addition to those at New Amsterdam and Albany, were ...
Theodore Roosevelt > New York > I. Discovery and First Settlement. ... He, his
craft, and his crew were all typical of the age,—an age fertile in adventure-loving
... India Company were the first to settle the New York area, which was called
New Amsterdam at the time. The settlement originally started out on what is
Immigrants, First Settlers. Origin and Settlement of New York Families ... (the
orphan); born at Leeuwarden, Friesland, they were in Germantown, PA., in 1690.
first settlements in the remarkable region which he made known to the world, and
which was ... told in the following pages from the historian of New York city.
Early Dutch Settlement: New Netherland. Peter Minuit arrived in ... Today, we call
the island Manhattan, and it is the center of New York City. The Dutch, eager to ...
of social studies. 1. What were some of the crops raised in New Netherland?
The Dutch were the first to establish a colony here. ... settle at the mouth of the
Hudson River in a settlement called New Amsterdam (present day New York City
Those first steps in the colonization of this territory were actually the follow up of a
... The worse one was her refusal to have the settlers dwell together in one ...