European Settlement

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Levendale, Tasmania - History - European Settlement
... the nearly impenetrable nature of the bush, Europeans did not settle at Levendale until the second half of the nineteenth century ... The 1880s witnessed a rapid increase in settlement ... at least provided some relief from the hard task of settlement ...
Christianity In Alabama - History - European Settlement
... The French founded the first European settlement in the region at Old Mobile, in 1702 ... He settled in the Tombigbee settlements, in what is now Washington County, during the early 1770s ...
History Of Women In The United States - 1500–1600
... The first European settlement inside what is now United States territory was founded in 1526 ... Spain, a patent authorizing him to make settlements on the mainland of America, and to Christianize the American natives ... This was the first European settlement in North America ...

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    I always consider the settlement of America with reverence and wonder, as the opening of a grand scene and design in providence, for the illumination of the ignorant and the emancipation of the slavish part of mankind all over the earth.
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