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1620 Pilgrims to America on Mayflower
1638 Printing press reaches America
1664 English capture/rename New York
1681 La Salle explores Louisiana
1700 American colonies prosper
1540 Spanish arrive in California
1540 Coronado travels through Midwest
1565 First colony St. Augustine
1584 - 1588 Roanoke Island Colony
1607 Jamestown 1st permanent settlement
1492 Columbus discovers West Indies
1507 The term America first used
1513 Ponce de Leon discovers Florida
1519 - 1538 Cortes conquers Mexico
1534 Cartier claims New France
 Thomas Parker
 b.1496 Devon, England
 John Parker
 b.1525 Great Burstead, England
 d.1581 Great Burstead, England
 Elizabeth Frye
 b.1500 Devon, England
 John Parker
 b.1560 Great Burstead, England
 d.1613 Great Burstead, England
 Margaret Parker
 b.1530 Essex, England
 d.1581 Great Burstead, England
 Mary Saltonstall
 b.1555 England
 d.          England