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History of New York City (prehistory–1664) - Wikipedia, the free ...

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Among its first settlers were Christiaan Hendriksen (who could be considered as a founder of New York City) and Jan ...

New York City - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

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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 ...

History of New York City, New York - United States History

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Possibly the first Europeans to visit New York Harbor were Vikings under Leif ... The first attempt to settle came in 1624, when a group of settlers were sent by the  ...

I. Discovery and First Settlement. 1609-1626.. Roosevelt, Theodore ...

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Theodore Roosevelt > New York > I. Discovery and First Settlement. ... settlement and conquest, while the most daring navigators were to be found in their ranks, ...

Migrations of Original Settlers in New York - RootsWeb - Ancestry.com

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Immigrants, First Settlers. Origin and Settlement of New York Families ... (the orphan); born at Leeuwarden, Friesland, they were in Germantown, PA., in 1690.

A History of New York City - Localhistories.org

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The history of the city of New York from its foundation to the present. ... Furthermore by no means all the early settlers were Dutch. They included Walloons (from ...

New York Through The Ages: The First Settlers (1) | Central New York

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Sep 17, 2014 ... The first people to inhabit the land that is currently New York were the Lenape people. This Native American group was identified by European ...

New York: History - Islands Draw Native American, Dutch, and ...

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Imagine a New York City lacquered in ice, specifically the last ice age that covered a ... Early inhabitants were drawn to the fertile ground, the abundant fauna, and the ... The Dutch West India Company dispatched the first permanent settlers to ...

Dutch Colonization

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Unlike New York City and Albany, however, where the traces of colonization can be ... In 1609, two years after English settlers established the colony of Jamestown in ... In the lower Hudson Valley, where more colonists were setting up small farms, ... In the 1630s and early 1640s, the Dutch Director Generals carried on a ...

New York State Test Prep Social Studies 5 (Grade 4)Colonial and ...

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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 ).

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A Brief History of the Colony of New York, 1609-1692

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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 ...

The Story of New York's Early Settlers | Examiner.com

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Nov 3, 2011 ... It is estimated that at the time that Europeans settled in New York there were 15,000 Lenape around the region. The first European explorer to ...

A History of New York City - NewYork.com

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New York City became an important city during the Revolutionary War period and for ... The discovery and first settlement of the area occurred in 1609 by Henry ...