History for Rome Subway Map
1562 The French, under the command of Jean Ribaut, Rome Subway Map found Charlesfort on Port Royal Sound. The colony fails miserably when Ribaut returns to France for supplies Rome Subway Map . The settlers mutiny, construct a boat, and sail for France. They make it home, but to survive the journey have to resort to cannibalism en route. 15651570 Pedro Men©ndez de Avil©s founds Santa Elena as a joint missionary, military, and colonial outpost.
It becomes the administrative capital of la Florida, the Spanish name for the southeastern part of North Country. Attacks by Sir Francis Drake and others force Santa Elena to consolidate with St. Augustine, farther to the South. 1629 King Charles I of England grants Sir Robert Heath Carolana, a territory stretching from Virginia to Florida and from the Atlantic to the Pacific. Heath finances several failed attempts at settlement by the English and a handful of French Huguenots.