Smith and the Settlement of Jamestown
Nathaniel Bacon and the Uprising of the People in Virginia in 1676
Walter Raleigh and the First English Attempts to Colonize America
Biography of Sir Walter Raleigh with historic and genealogy information to help find your ancestors and search for your
surnames in your genealogy research.
Boone, the Kentucky Pioneer One of the most noted of
the pioneers was Daniel Boone. He was born in Bucks County, Pa., in 1735. Caring little for books, he spent most of his time in hunting and fishing. The woods were his special delight, and naturally he became an expert rifleman.