Where? Jamestown, Virginia
Why? Economical profit for London company
Hardships: Starving time, salty ocean rivers, mosquitos, and droughts. However, there was hope. John Rolfe discovered tobacco which costed alot of money.
Where? Plymouth, Massachusetts
Reason for Settlement: Separatists AKA pilgrims wanted to escape from religious persecution from the Church of England. They also moved to America in hopes of establishing a community witht their own religious values.
During the first winter, half of the settlers died from disease, lack of shelter, or bad health.
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