Among its first settlers were Hendrick Christiaensen (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 ...
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 ...
... 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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...