The Malaysian-Malay word for the sauce was kicap or kecap pronounced "kay-chap".
The Dutch established a patroon system with feudal-like rights given to a few powerful landholders; they also established religious tolerance and free trade. The city was captured by the English in ; they took complete control of the colony in and renamed it New York. However the Dutch landholdings remained, and the Hudson River Valley maintained a traditional Dutch character until the s.
Nya Sverige was a Swedish colony that existed along the Delaware River Valley from to and encompassed land in present-day Delawaresouthern New Jerseyand southeastern Pennsylvania. The several hundred settlers were centered around the capital of Fort Christinaat the location of what is today the city of Wilmington, Delaware.
The colony was captured by the Dutch in and merged into New Netherlandwith most of the colonists remaining. It remains the oldest European-built house in New Jersey and is believed to be one of the oldest surviving log houses in the United States.
Russian America and Russian colonization of the Americas Russia explored the area that became Alaska, starting with the Second Kamchatka expedition in the s and early s.
Their first settlement was founded in by Grigory Shelikhov. Inthe U. The location of the Jamestown Settlement is shown by "J" England made its first successful efforts at the start of the 17th century for several reasons. During this era, English proto-nationalism and national assertiveness blossomed under the threat of Spanish invasion, assisted by a degree of Protestant militarism and the energy of Queen Elizabeth.
At this time, however, there was no official attempt by the English government to create a colonial empire. Rather the motivation behind the founding of colonies was piecemeal and variable. Practical considerations played their parts, such as commercial enterpriseover-crowding, and the desire for freedom of religion.
The main waves of settlement came in the 17th century. Aftermost immigrants to Colonial America arrived as indentured servantsyoung unmarried men and women seeking a new life in a much richer environment.
Alexander Hamilton — was a Scottish-born doctor and writer who lived and worked in Annapolis, Maryland. The Itinerarium of Dr. Alexander Hamilton is "the best single portrait of men and manners, of rural and urban life, of the wide range of society and scenery in colonial America.
Biographer Elaine Breslaw says that he encountered: He faced unfamiliar and challenging social institutions: The business venture was financed and coordinated by the London Virginia Companya joint stock company looking for gold. Its first years were extremely difficult, with very high death rates from disease and starvation, wars with local Indians, and little gold.
The colony survived and flourished by turning to tobacco as a cash crop. On a more local level, governmental power was invested in county courts, which were self-perpetuating the incumbents filled any vacancies and there never were popular elections. As cash crop producers, Chesapeake plantations were heavily dependent on trade with England.
With easy navigation by river, there were few towns and no cities; planters shipped directly to Britain. High death rates and a very young population profile characterized the colony during its first years. Historian Arthur Schlesinger says that he "was unique among the permanent comers in bearing so high a rank as baron.Samoset (also Somerset, c.
–) was an Abenaki sagamore and the first American Indian to make contact with the Pilgrims of Plymouth ashio-midori.com startled the colonists on March 16, by walking into Plymouth Colony and greeting them in English, which he had begun to learn from fishermen frequenting the waters of Maine.
At dawn on September 19, , three colonists and three Indians set off on the most peculiar "walk" in Pennsylvania's history. Their purpose was to measure out a land purchase that Thomas Penn, the son and heir of William Penn, claimed his father had made from the Delaware fifty years earlier.
A replica of the 16th-century ship that brought the first English colonists to North Carolina's Roanoke Island is again stuck at its Manteo dock by shallow water. The same thing happened when it. Samoset (also Somerset, c. –) was an Abenaki sagamore and the first American Indian to make contact with the Pilgrims of Plymouth ashio-midori.com startled the colonists on March 16, by walking into Plymouth Colony and greeting them in English, which he had begun to learn from fishermen frequenting the waters of Maine.
This severe drought affected the Jamestown colonists and Powhatan tribe's ability to produce food and obtain a safe supply of water. Salt Wahunsenacawh initially sought to resettle the English colonists from Jamestown.
The word entered the English language in Britain during the late 17th century, appearing in print as catchup () and later as ketchup (). The following is a list of early quotations collected by the Oxford English Dictionary.. , B.
E., A New Dictionary of the Terms Ancient and Modern of the Canting Crew.