settled by the English

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  • The name is found in Great Britain and in other places throughout the world settled by the English.
  • Its name came about due to the region being settled by the English in the 1770s.
  • When they sailed away from Tortuga they sought out other haunts on islands partly settled by the English. Cited from On the Spanish Main, by John Masefield
  • By and by their numbers were so great that the Dutch were crowded out and driven away and Connecticut was settled by the English. Cited from Once Upon A Time In Connecticut, by C. Newton
  • Before the area was settled by the English colonists, Chesepioc was located at Great Neck Point.
  • The American frontier began when Jamestown, Virginia was settled by the English in 1607.
  • First settled by the English in 1664, the township was originally called Monomoit based on the indigenous population's term for the region.
  • Georgia, the last English colony, was settled by the English in 1732 and had her royal charter in 1762. Cited from Historic Papers, by Mrs. Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  • After the Milford area was settled by the English in 1639 the island was referred to as Milford Island.
  • Wrentham was first settled by the English in 1660 and officially incorporated in 1673.
  • Following Alexander's death in 1640 eastern Long Island was quickly settled by the English while the western portion waited 40 years until the Dutch left.
  • Although the area was initially settled by the English, cheap available government land and the aspect of work on the Wabash & Erie Canal brought other immigrants to the area.
  • Settled by the English in the 17th century and established in 1727, the town on the Port Tobacco River soon became the second largest in Maryland.
  • Since being settled by the English in the early nineteenth century, Goguac Lake has provided irrigation for crops, a ready supply of water and a focal point for community recreation.
  • The town of Bermuda Hundred was settled by the English in 1613 by Sir Thomas Dale, and was incorporated the following year.
  • Shelton was settled by the English as part of the town of Stratford, Connecticut, in 1639.
  • New Casco could not be safely settled by the English until the fall of Quebec in 1759 permanently removed the threat of French and Indian attack.
  • The area that is now Florham Park was first settled by the English sometime between 1680 and 1700, and the community was long recognized as a prime farming area.
  • The thirteen original colonies were as follows: Virginia settled by the English, called the cavaliers, in 1607, became a royal colony in 1624. Cited from Historic Papers, by Mrs. Eugenia Dunlap Potts
  • But I do not believe it is true, because those abandoned farms were not settled by the English until years after the Acadians were expelled, and the lands at Annapolis were not occupied until nine or ten years after the French had left them. Cited from The King's Arrow, by H. A. Cody
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