How did tobacco help save the settlement at jamestown?

Answer Jamestown was the first permanent English settlement in America, but the colony struggled in the beginning. Ninety percent of the colonists died during the seven years between initial settlement a... Read More »

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Where did the Jamestown Settlement obtain the seeds for its successful tobacco crop?

The Jamestown Settlement obtained the seeds for its tobacco crop from John Rolfe. It is unclear where Rolfe first got the seeds as they were illegal to sell to any non-Spaniard, but he most likely ... Read More »

Which settlement established tobacco as a major cash crop?

Tobacco became a money-making crop in America's first settlement, Jamestown. In 1612, John Rolfe, the future husband of Pocahontas, planted a strain of tobacco from Trinidad, which he later called ... Read More »

Your Mother passed away 2 years ago and you are getting a settlement can credit card debt go after the settlement?

Answer Well, if they are garnishing your wages, than probably yes. What you should do is call and bargain with them to pay them off. If you owe $1,000, tell them you can pay $500. It's better j... Read More »

How did the first settlers in Jamestown, VA survive?

The Jamestown settlement was founded in Virginia in 1607. It was the first successful English colony in North America. However, the early settlers were to face a number of situations that would put... Read More »