Roughly 100 colonists left England in late December 1606 on three ships (the Susan Constant, the Godspeed and the Discovery) and reached Chesapeake Bay late the next April. After forming a governing council—including Christopher Newport, commander of the sea voyage
Known variously as James Forte, James Town and James City, the new settlement initially consisted of a wooden fort built in a triangle around a storehouse for weapons and other supplies, a church and a number of house's.
no i don't want to trade!
do you want to trade?
By the summer of 1607, Newport went back to England with two ships and 40 crewmembers to give a report to the king and to gather more supplies and colonists.
they invited Native Americans to trade but dint go well then .
Smith gone the alliance broke down, and the Native Americans refused to trade with the colonist.
They started growing tobacco around JamesTown street. and sold it for goods to england and John helped by proposing marriage to pacahontas.