In 1685 The lost colony of Roanoke was started. This colony was the first colony to have been founded.
In 1607 Jamestown was started, but thee was one problem the cheif poweton,his doughter, pocahatas and the indeians were already there. This voeage was the fist perminent colony lead by Captain Newport.
This was when the starving time period started. Most of the people died from hunger and disease.
The starving time period contined into 1610. This happened because the indeians stopped trading. They servived this time because John Smith was govinor.
John Rolfe brought over a single tabaco seed that florished. This becae their cash crop. In 1612 The representive goverment was started. Once a year everyone ment at the house of Burgesses.
In 1619 They brought women and slaves over. They did this so the colony could grow.