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The three ships that the first Jamestown settlers sailed on
The Susan Constant, the Godspeed, and the Discovery
Jamestown was settled by this river, named after the King of England.
The James River
Why did the Jamestown settlers come to America?
To find gold
To convert the Indians to Christianity
To produce goods that the English could not produce
Captain John Smith
The explorer credite for the beginning of the first permanent English settlement at Jamestown
The Virginia Company of London
the group of investors who
established the Virginia Colony to increase England's wealth and power
The year the Jamestown Colony was established
Captain Christopher Newport
The explorer credited for bringing the first settlers to Ameica and discovering the Jamestown site.